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An insight into the attitudes of Metropolitan police officers towards the Windrush generation in the 1950s

February 2005

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16 February 2005

Reports by Metropolitan police officers give an insight into the attitudes of certain sections of society and the police towards the Windrush generation of West Indian immigrants during the 1950s. The documents offer strong opinions about the immigrants' moral character and the dangers of interracial relationships.

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