BBC Radio 1xtra: Mixed race | Loving Day

BBC Radio 1xtra: Mixed race

Wed, 09/02/2009 - 12:47am -- eddien
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Best of both, pick and mix, wasian, half-breed and coloured.

They are just some of the names mixed race people tell us they've been called.

The mixed race group is the fastest growing ethnic minority group in the UK and is expected to become the largest within 25 years.

But is Britain ready?

In Mixed Race we hear the experiences of people of mixed heritage some of whom are torn between their different cultural backgrounds.

We also speak to the National Association of Headteachers which tells us it's worried schools aren't doing enough to educate pupils about different cultures.

WARNING: CONTAINS LANGUAGE WHICH SOME MAY FIND OFFENSIVE.