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Sonia Thakker

A Ghanaian story at Whitehaven

Mention the word ‘Elmina’, and you’ll see Sonia Thakker flinch, anger furrowing her brow ...

Slavery and its abolition - the Cumbrian connection. From Whitehaven on Cumbria's west coast to the sunny shores of Barbados, we find out just how involved Cumbrians were in the slave trade and the fight to abolish it ...

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