West Indians Going Home (1989)

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West Indians who came to Britain in the 1950s are now returning home to retire. Nearly 20,000 pensioners live in the Caribbean and many feel that Jamaica is really home.

With contributions from: Cecil Jackson (shipping agent), Winston James (Centre for Caribbean Studies), Councillor Franklyn Georges, and Roland Quigley (estate agent).

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