The Thamesmead BAME Network is hosting a series of activities to celebrate the month including: a health day; cooking workshops; arts classes; African drumming and more.

Dynamix Dance is staging its annual Black History Month event on the same day with food tasting, stalls, dancing, singing, spoken word and a fashion show.

Tickets cost £6 for adults and £3 for children. Visit their Facebook page, Dynamix Dance, or Instagram, dynamix_dancerz, for more detail.