Thursday, June 22, 2017

Alchemy Black Country – Full programme announced

16 events across Wolverhampton, Stourbridge, Walsall and Sandwell A celebration of South Asian music, art, performance and comedy Newly commissioned performances to be seen for the first time in the region This May sees Black Country Touring once again partner with national...

YOUNG PEOPLE GET CREATIVE WITH BEST OF BIRMINGHAM’S SOUTH ASIAN CULTURE

DESI MOVES - the award-winning youth arts participation programme celebrating streetwise South Asian sounds and styles - is back this summer as part of UTSAV: the Year of South Asian Culture. How do young Brummies of South Asian descent feel...

Sacred Sounds: Sikh Music Traditions and the First World War

Presented by Alchemy and SAA-uk in association with The Network of Sikh Organisations, U.K. Saturday 3 June to Wednesday 15 November 2017 in Doncaster, Leeds, Bradford, Newcastle, Gateshead, Birmingham and Ilkley   Sacred Sounds tells some of the largely forgotten stories of...

Brummy Muslim Man Served Pork in Chilli Cheese Fries

A Muslim man has received an apology after the Farmer John’s pub in Streetly served him pork. Naz Ali had gone to the pub with his family and friends and had decided to order a burger with a side of...

India and Pakistan to go Head to Head

India has been placed in Group B for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, alongside Pakistan, Sri Lanka and South Africa. The Champions will begin June 1st in the UK. Headed by Captain Virat Kohli, the arch rivals will go head...

Nagina Munawar, Martial Arts Extraordinaire, On the Almas Martial Arts Centre

Almas Martial Arts Centre is a specialist fitness centre for women in Birmingham. Based in Hall Green and Moseley, the centre was set up by Nagina, a black belt with 30 years of experience who has represented England. We...

Young Muslim Girl Dies at Drayton Manor

A community has come together after the tragic death of an eleven year old girl. Evha Jannath, from Leicester, died after falling out of a boat on the Splash Canyon ride at Drayton Manor Park. Evha had gone to the...

Mr Mango’s Curry Sauces, Innovating Indian Cooking.

    Cooking up an Indian feast without having to worry about a pile of washing up later may have seemed impossible before; but with the official launch of Mr Mango’s ‘restaurant style’ curry sauces- you may be onto a mouth-watering...

Win Free Pair of Tickets to See ‘Sukanya!’

In partnership with Media Moguls, we are giving away two free tickets to see the upcoming 'Sukanya' show, celebrating  the iconic musician Ravi Shankar. The new touring project is a co-production between the London Philharmonic Orchestra and Curve Theatre, Leicester and...

Mother Tongues from Farther Lands

By Sajeela Kershi  True stories told by Shobu Kapoor, Shyama Perera and Sajeela Kershi Newhampton Arts Centre, Wolverhampton Tuesday 23 May @ 7.30pm   'Here's to strong women, may we know them, may we be them, may we raise them' Mother Tongues from Farther Lands is...