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TalkRadio appearance for CEO

Last week our CEO & Co-Founder Janett Walker was invited to speak with Cristo Foufas on TalkRadio about alleged comments made by Prince William when comparing the war in Ukraine to those that happen in places like Syria or the Middle East. Prince William had been accused of racism when he’d allegedly said that; “Britons […]

Two female volunteers stand either side of a an Anti Racist Cumbria desk. Both wear yellow hoodies with the Anti Racist Cumbria logo on the front. They are smiling broadly.

PRESS: £200,000 Esmée Fairbairn Foundation funding granted to Anti Racist Cumbria as they announce new jobs and flat pay structure

Anti Racist Cumbria are delighted to announce that they have been awarded a total of  £200,000 of funding from Esmée Fairbairn Foundation which will be split over the next three years. The money will form part of the investment needed to create 6 FTE posts to meet the demand for their anti-racism work across the […]

VIDEO: Race & Education in Cumbria Event

Enabling Anti Racist Schools On 22nd October over 130 people including school leaders, MPs and Cumbria’s Police and Crime Commissioner attended our online Race & Education in Cumbria Event. Anti Racist Cumbria’s mission is to make Cumbria the first actively anti-racist county. “Everything starts with education – it has the power to transform lives, but […]

12 year old told to F*** Off Back To Africa – the reality of racism in Cumbria today

This is not an easy read. The following is a harrowing and personal piece by a mother, inspired by a social media post she wrote earlier in 2020. It outlines her experiences as a mother and of her son in Cumbria now. The mother is white and her son is of dual heritage and identifies […]