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An online library of education and entertainment, focused on exploring each of our themes in more depth with articles, interviews and short-films.

Articles

Clare: Autism and Female Gender Roles

As one of the contributors to this season’s collection, Dazzling Colours of Calm, where I talk about my son Alex’s difference from neurotypical norms and his path to ASD diagnosis, I found myself wanting to say much more – about other autistic children I have come...

Articles

Being a better ally with Amrou Al-Kadhi

Heady Mix was founded on the recognition that it’s impossible for each of us to fully comprehend the experiences of one another, and especially of those marginalised by society, whose stories are not mainstream or widespread. But of course, the book doesn’t stop...

Gifts

Best UK subscription boxes for 2021

Why not treat yourself and others to the gift that keeps on giving. Whether it's subscription book boxes or foodie discoveries through the letterbox, finding that perfect gift is simple as we round up the best UK subscriptions. What are the best UK subscription...

UK subscription boxes
Articles, Short Films

Windrush women: the bold girls

When young women arrived in England from the Caribbean aboard HM Empire Windrush, their hope for new opportunity must have been palpable. Determined, driven, fuelled with agency, action and ambition to see more of the world. And specifically, to see what Motherland...

Gifts

Best Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day 2021

  With us immersed this season in our theme Windrush, it's only fitting that our gift ideas for Mother’s Day 2021 celebrate Windrush descendants and Caribbean female-owned businesses. From fun greeting cards to unusual plants and exciting diverse books to cool...

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