Black Community Forum activities

Myrle Roach speaking at an African and Caribbean wellbeing event ©Rooful Ali

Black Community Forum

Our Black Community Forum have been setting up further activities in Wellingborough – please read a bit more about them below and see our What’s On page for details.

Current events and activities

Summer Art Festival and Workshops

Over the summer Lemonpop Workshops is running FREE creative sessions at WACASt Mark’s ChurchHemmingwell Centre and Wellingborough Library, culminating in a celebration of creativity at their Summer Art Festival on Saturday 13th August.

Carnival at The Beach

On Wednesday 17th August Carnival comes to ‘The Beach’ with a free pop-up carnival arts workshop for all the family.

Mike Prescod MBE Multimedia Artwork Tribute

Cinnamon Arts Group, supported by Made With Many’s Black Community Forum are producing a crowdsourced Multimedia Artwork tribute to Mike Prescod MBE for public display, to highlight Black contribution in Wellingborough. A large ‘Mr P’ profile-shaped collage will be generated from photos, text, personal memories, observations and reflections on his influence sent in by the community. Read more about this project in the Northants Telegraph.


Contact Myrle Roach, Wellingborough Community Engagement Co-ordinator to find out more about Made With Many’s Black Community Forum at or 07936 958997.

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Updated 9th August 2022

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