Trinidad and the Influence of Soca Music
Originating on the islands of Trinidad and Tobago, the term Soca derives from "Soul" and "Calypso," blending elements from Caribbean rhythms and musical styles to produce this unique style of music. In this article, we delve into the origins of Soca, its evolution from its calypso roots, and how this lively genre has influenced mainstream music and vibrant celebrations worldwide.
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Why is Culture Day Important
Culture Day plays a crucial role in nurturing cultural appreciation among young people, showing the value and beauty in diverse customs, languages, and traditions. It encourages students to explore and learn about various cultures, promoting dialogue, empathy, and respect for our cultural differences. 
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Jamaica's Vibrant Influence on the Fashion Industry
Jamaica, the stunning Caribbean island renowned for its reggae music, pristine beaches, and rich cultural heritage, has also left an indelible mark on the world of fashion. This tropical paradise has become a breeding ground for creativity, offering a distinct aesthetic that combines vibrant colours, bold patterns, and a unique blend of cultural influences.
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Windrush 75 - Join the Celebrations

This year we will be celebrating the 75th anniversary of when the SS Empire Windrush docking in Tilbury on the 22nd June 1948.

For such a momentous occasion there will be so many things to do and places to celebrate! So if you want to join in the festivities and learn more about the history here is where you need to be!

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