Thursday, March 23, 2017

Finalists are revealed for the 2017 British Muslim Awards presented by Al Rayan Bank

After receiving thousands of nominations from all over the country, the finalists for the British Muslim Awards presented by Al Rayan Bank have been announced. The fifth annual awards aim to recognise a wide range of achievements, covering various aspects...

British Muslim Charity Making a Difference in the Lives of the Elderly

Volunteers from Wakefield based charity, Penny Appeal, have been responding to the growing number of older people who experience loneliness by organising social visits and musical entertainment for local residents. Their latest visit was to the Well Springs Nursing Home...

Saira Shakira’s Bridal Trends for #SS17 : by SARA K

I do find the fashion is not quite fitting to the modern British South Asian women wanting pre-season elegant fashion from the trendsetters in South Asia. Also, friends, family and guests are usually ignored when it comes to fashion inspiration...

Sir Mo Farah & Dame Jessica Ennis Hill: Lead Nominees Short List BEDSAs 2017

Sir Mo Farah and Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill lead an impressive shortlist at the 3rd Lycamobile British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards. Sir Mo Farah, the 2 time double Olympic gold medalist for 5000 and 10000 metres, leads an impressive group of...

Queens Honours List 2017

The Queen released the 2017 Honors list in time for the New Year, to recognize key individuals across the UK. 1197 people will be receiving the prestigious award, with a number of them being British Asians from all different sectors...

Community Unity at Heart of Gold Awards

A big congratulation is in order for everyone who made the Heart of Gold Awards such a big success. The past 6 years have given many chances to celebrate integral people in the community, who help others by doing...

Yeh Shaam Mastani Brings Bollywood to Birmingham

This Christmas will see Bollywood brought to life on stage in the complete Bollywood Musical Show, “Yeh Shaam Mastani.” The fully scripted show will feature live bands as well as singers and professional dancers to bring a bang to the...

Skate Your Way to Christmas

Looking for a fun day out with your loved one, or family? Take in the Christmassy spirit and you will find yourself exploring the idea of going ice skating. However, you don’t need to worry about looking at which...

The Coca-Cola Truck is Coming

What better way to know that Christmas is just around the corner, than having the famous red Coca-Cola lorry in the middle of Bullring, giving out free drinks? Although Birmingham was left out in last year’s Coke tour, we can...

Meet & Greet Charity Fundraiser with Maher Zain

On Friday the 25th of November 2016, international humanitarian charity Penny Appeal hosted ‘An Evening with Maher Zain’, the first ever charity dinner event with the singer in the UK. The dinners were held over three consecutive dates in...