CARNIVAL 2016: The history of Notting Hill Carnival

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CARNIVAL 2016: The history of Notting Hill Carnival

Notting Hill Carnival is London's biggest street party and is the second biggest carnival in the world after Rio.

However, few know about it's deep and complex history that is steeped in political and social unrest.

Author & activist Ishmahil Blagrove has written a book exploring the origins of the event and how it has evolved.

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