June 8, 2021 - Matrix Chambers
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Day: 8 June 2021

EVENT: “THE BLACK MUST GO FREE” How a legal ruling on ‘Windrush Day’ in 1772, is as relevant as ever on Windrush Day 2021

Time: 6.00pm – 7.15pm Date: Tuesday 22nd June On 22 June 2021 – ‘Windrush Day’ – Matrix hosts an online commemorative seminar about the historic, but rarely discussed case of Somerset v Stewart.  Since 2018, British society has recognised 22 June as Windrush Day – to commemorate the date in 1948 when SS Windrush arrived in Tilbury Docks, heralding the […]