The Empire Windrush
With all the excitement around 25 Years of Descendants , it would be easy to think that ours was the only significant anniversary of the year. However, let us not forget that 2018 also marks another landmark for our community: 70 Years since The Windrush Arrivals. Descendants have been working […]

The Descendants Windrush70 Tea Party


Achievement Awards Dinner
The countdown has already started to this year’s Annual Achievement Awards, made extra special for 2018 by the fact that it coincides with our 25th Anniversary! Nominations are now open with forms having been sent to primary (for year 6 pupils), secondary and special education schools within the community before […]

14th Annual Achievement Awards: Latest News!


Thanksgiving Service Poster Blank
As we celebrate 25 positive, happy and successful years as part of the community, it is only right that we take a moment to reflect and give thanks. On the evening of Saturday 13th October, we will gather at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Acton High Street, for a service […]

Giving Thanks For 25 Years



Captain Joel Mark
photo credit Marvin @  www.cruzerfilmes.com As we look forward to this year’s Annual Achievement Awards, we reflect on last year’s ceremony with a focus on our guest speaker Captain Joel Mark. 5 facts about captain joel mark Joel “Jex” Mark was born in Grenada in 1970 and grew up in Belmont, […]

The Inspirational Captain Joel Mark


2017 Achievement Award Winners
photo credit Marvin @  www.cruzerfilmes.com The Summer holidays may have started and we are in the middle of a heatwave, but here at Descendants we are still hard at work planning all the events to celebrate our 25th Year, including our 14th Annual Achievement Awards! about the awards The Dr […]

2018 Nominations Now Open!


14th Annual Achievement Awards
credit for all photos  Marvin @  www.cruzerfilmes.com ***save the date*** The countdown has started to the biggest event of the year, more so this year as we will also be celebrating our 25th Anniversary! The date for our 14th Annual Achievement Awards has been set for Saturday, 30th October 2018. […]

Descendants 14th Annual Achievement Awards 2018



Descendants 25th Anniversary Banner
When DESCENDANTS began, there was nothing like it in the area. Its ethos was based on togetherness, being a family for African and Caribbean children to come together and learn from each other. When the club began we were not sure how it would develop. We did not have any […]

Our 25th Year


Black Panther Copyright Marvel 2018
On Saturday, 24th February, new Heroes (and Sheroes!) will arise… As part of our 25th Anniversary celebrations, we will be organising a trip to the Cinema for 25 Children & Young People to see the most talked-about film of the year: Marvel’s Black Panther Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther” follows T’Challa […]

Get Your Tickets to Wakanda!


Descendants Christmas 2017 Coach Trip
Tickets Please! The Descendants Christmas Coach Trip is back for another successful year!!! This year’s Christmas Express leaves at 17:45 sharp on Friday, 8th December. From outside Everyone Active, we’ll head into Central London, stopping to see lots of great sights along the way, including: Nelson Mandela’s statue Mart Seacole’s […]

Christmas Coach Trip!



  Just a quick reminder that on Friday, 24th November 2017, Descendants will hold our 23rd Annual General Meeting (AGM). Join us for a review of the year so far and news of what it still to come. IMPORTANT! PLEASE NOTE BELOW THE CHANGE OF VENUE!!! The theme of the […]

AGM Next Week – New Venue!!!