Munch and Listen

Our monthly lunchtime talks programme is back – just bring your lunch and listen! 

We have been welcoming visitors back to Bruce Castle and returning to our talks programmes gradually. We now offer hybrid talks - both on-site and also virtually online. Please check details for each event, as these may vary. 

  • There will be no Munch and Listen talks in August or December

Munch and Listen: In Conversation With the Curators - Inspiring Migrant Stories of Entrepreneurship

  • Monday 31 October 

Start: 12.15pm (doors open 11.50am)

Althea McNish working at her desk

Join the curators of the Migration Museum and Bruce Castle Museum and Archive’s current exhibitions in conversation with Sonja Scantlebury of 4U2.

Their lively discussion will explore the inspiring stories and common themes of the migrant experience of entrepreneurship and resilience, as well as the legacy of the innovations created - all from Haringey. With Aditi Anand (Migration Museum), Deborah Hedgecock (Bruce Castle Museum and Archive) and Yianni Hadji (N15 Archive: The Althea McNish Collection).

Organised by Bruce Castle Museum and Archive to accompany their exhibition 'We're In Business: Art, Trade & Business of West Green Road - the Windrush Generation's Legacy', as well as the Migration Museum’s current exhibition ‘Taking Care of Business: Migrant Entrepreneurs and the Making of Britain’ (external link).

No need to book to attend the event on-site. 

If you cannot attend, a recording of the event will be available; if you wish to see the recording post-event, please email