Sunday, 21 June 2015

The Project Begins...

60 years of Indian Workers Association (IWA): Legacy & Contribution

is a project that aims to collect, preserve and communicate the heritage of the IWA, the oldest and largest community organisation in the UK established in 1956 by people from the India Diaspora.

IWA meeting The project will record and preserve the histories and contributions of survivors and 'first generation' families who settled in Southall in the 1950s and 1960s, laid the foundation of the Asian community and established both IWA and Southall as an icon for the Asian and wider BME community nationally to emulate.