Simmer Down Festival 2017 – Birmingham


source: Simmer Down
published: May 2017

Simmer Down Festival 2017 is the UK’s largest free reggae festival. The annual family fun & music day takes place in the heart of Birmingham, showcasing the very best in Reggae music.

Taking Place: Sunday 23 July 2017 in Handsworth Park, Birmingham, West Midlands. Directions >

Background to Simmer Down Festival

Rooted in North Birmingham and located in the beautiful surroundings of Handsworth Park, Simmer Down Festival is a free family fun-day festival, which celebrates Birmingham’s rich cultural diversity by paying tribute to the centrality of reggae and other musical genres that have contributed to Birmingham as an international city of culture. Continue reading

Apply now! Free Racial Justice Campaign Course


Free Racial Justice Campaign Courseprovided by: The Racial Justice Network
published: May 2017

The Racial Justice Network has opened applications for a new campaign course. Apply before 23rd June. Click here to express an interest >

The Racial Justice Campaign Course is a 6 month course facilitated by leading national anti-racist campaigners and community organisers in West Yorkshire.

The course is designed to turn activists into organisers, and build solidarity between struggles. You can download the flyer here > Continue reading