Bridget Brereton

I belong to a wonderful book club, and while we usually choose a novel, at our last meeting we discussed a work of non-fiction: Border A Journ…

Next week the nation celebrates Emancipation Day, recalling the day that slavery was abolished in the British Caribbean (by law on August 1, 1…

Cornwall, at the southwestern end of Britain, is not just another English county. With only one land border, it’s almost an island with its th…

At the end of last month, I was lucky to attend the 51st annual conference of the Association of Caribbean Historians (ACH) in Curacao. The AC…

In a recent column (Express, 9 April), Raffique Shah wrote about the history of his old school, Presentation College Chaguanas, now celebratin…

Last year countries around the globe recalled the centenary of the end of World War 1 (1914-18), a terrible conflict which killed millions and…

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