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It is important to remember the importance of preserving not only the stories of the past, but also the stories of the present. The Watford African Caribbean Association has published thought-provoking books for generations to enjoy.

Windrush Book & DVDWindrush: Recollections & Accounts (Paperback), £6.50 including postage and packaging to a UK address

Author: The Watford African Caribbean Association


This book illustrates the experiences of Africans and Caribbeans coming to live and settle in Britain after the Second World War. The SS Empire Windrush, Family Life and the Economy are explored together with personal accounts from Watford residents. The book is accompanied with a free DVD.
Memories BookChildhood Memories (Paperback), £6.50 including postage and packaging to a UK address

Author: Members of The African and Caribbean Elders Project


This book was borne through writing workshops and the efforts of celebrated author Jean Buffong and Project Co-ordinator Enid Saunders. It recaptures life in the Caribbean and begins “I never dreamt I could or would write an account of my early childhood. Who would be interested in reading about me?”.