S01 E40 - 040: 25 Facts about the Empire Windrush

The History Hotline by Deanna Lyncook

On 22nd June 1948 the Empire Windrush arrived at Tilbury docks bringing over 1000 passengers from the Caribbean and 73 years later, it's the 2nd ever Windrush Day!

Tune in to hear 25 facts about the ship, the passengers, its voyage and the reception it got as it touched British waters.

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