Black Faces, White Spaces – Sheffield Star

maxwell ayamba SEM Sheffield Environmental Movement project worker

An article published this month in the Sheffield Star Newspaper looks at how the British countryside could be made  friendly and more accessible for non-white audiences.  You can read more here.


Sheffield Star July 2020


An interview by Sheffield Star journalist Julia Armstrong with SEM’s Maxwell Ayamba has been recently been published in the Newspaper.

The article entitled “Steps To Reclaim Our History”, is part of the paper’s response to the Black Lives Matter protests in June 2020. The Newspaper is also dedicating its ‘historic Sheffield’ feature section to a deeper look into different aspects of Black history in Sheffield and Yorkshire.

You can read the article here.