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Description

Exploring the 1958 Notting Hill race riots from the perspective of West Indian residents, and their feeling of helplessness when faced with violence and police indifference.
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First broadcast:
15 October 2009

Classroom Ideas

This clip can be used to explore the events of Britain's first race riots and the white attitudes to migrants in 1950s London. Students could be asked to explain the attitudes of the police towards racial violence.