Today marks the start of Black History Month 2020, a month committed to highlighting the influence of the Black British community in the UK. In the midst of racism and black trauma, BHM reminds us that it’s just as important to celebrate the beauty and creativity of the Black community.
With Black History Month right around the corner, initiatives are already taking place to celebrate the impact of Black people in the UK in all industries. Amongst them is #ShareTheMicUK, a campaign dedicated to “magnifying black women & their work to accelerate global change”.
As a NewParisian living in London, the city not known for its cuisine. This foodie is always on the lookout for some home cooking. Now that dining out in London is back, we decided to take a long walk and taste the deliciousness of Romulo Café, one of the homes of Filipino food in London. Growing up in New York with Filipino friends, I knew what good Filipino taste like.
A shoe-mad DJ who has allegedly forked out more than £250,000 on his collection of trainers sat down with us to talk, life in the sneaker game. The self-styled 'sneaker connoisseur' Kish Kash, from London, owns more than 2,000 pairs of sporty footwear - and his collection is so big, they don't even fit into his home. The brand consultant hasn't even worn most of his collection - which cost on average between £90 and £130 a pair.