Project Launch at the V&A

A capacity audience filled the V&A Lecture theatre on Sunday 8th June 2014. We were invited to “Search For the Hero” and were treated to a magical afternoon of cultural performances, tributes and celebration as the Huntley Biography Project was launched and the story of our heroes came alive.
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Bookshop Memories by Eric Huntley

During the 1970s the main retail outlet for books was W. H. Smith, situated mostly at railway and tube stations and airports. This was to change for the growing black community in Britain with the founding of the publishers New Beacon Books in 1967 by John La Rose, who began selling books at meetings […]

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