FOUNDER & DIRECTOR Malcolm Richards

Twitter  @malcolmrichards

Based in the South-West of England,  we develop cultural educational projects and offer training which explores culture, language and heritages from across the African diaspora and other culturally diverse communities.


  • The Road School Books – an online and pop-up book shop which specialises in books,  literature and multi-media that explores culture, language and heritage from across culturally diverse communities.


  • The Culture Yard – a creative, innovate and inspiring cultural exploration programme for KS2 and KS3 students located in the rural South West of England (Devon, Somerset, Cornwall and Dorset)

Training: (from 2019)

  • INSET workshops promoting free or frugal culturally relevant resources for National Curriculum subjects;
  • teacher training to developing and introducing dialogue from global perspectives in practice;
  • Initial Teacher Training, NQT and mentoring programmes.

We already work with a wide range of charities, community groups and institutions including:

  • The National Education Union
  • The Steve Sinnott Foundation
  • Exeter Respect Festival
  • Local Heroes UK
  • Devon Development Education

If you would like to  find out more information about how we can support your school, company or institution, please contact The Road School on