Monthly Archives: November 2010

Destra Garcia at the BBC

Destra Garcia at the BBC Play in either Real OR Windows Media players   It was a truly Caribbean jam at The Coronet in south London when soca star Destra Garcia and her band rolled into the UK. The singer … Continue reading

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Kalinago please

Kalinago please   The Caribs opting for a more “conscious identity” by reverting to their original name Kalinago For centuries, they have been known as Caribs. But Dominica’s Amerindian community say that they now want to be known by their … Continue reading

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A welcoming West Indian tradition

A welcoming West Indian tradition   by Emma Midgley BBC Berkshire Reporter     The West Indian living room contained family photographs and items A place to display souvenirs, read the bible or socialise with friends: for many West Indians … Continue reading

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