100 Great Black Britons Exhibition

During August 2020, Christchurch is pleased to host a ‘railings’ exhibition to support the work of the 100 Great Black Britons campaign, promoting the breadth of contribution black Britons have made in our country. Click through for more info of their work.

For those unable to visit in person, please find links to each of our featured profiles below.

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Micheala Coel
Sir Lenny Henry, CBE
Mary Seacole
Sislin Fay Allan
Nicola Adams, OBE
Dame Kelly Holmes, MBE
Frank Bailey
John Kent
Clara Amfo
Patrick Vernon, OBE
Yinka Shonibare, CBE
Dr Shirley J Thompson, OBE
Bishop Theophilus Augustus McCalla, MBE
Pat McGrath, MBE
Lewis Hamilton, MBE
Diane Abbott
Lord Paul Boateng
Marcus Rashford
Alex Scott