HALF OF INSTAGRAM USERS IN THE WEST MIDLANDS FEEL DISSATISFIED WITH THEIR HOMES AS...

There are more people using Instagram for interiors inspiration than ever before, but 49 percent of Instagram users in the West Midlands feel dissatisfied with their homes after looking at images of other people’s houses on social media, a...

RACE EQUALITY FOUNDATION APPOINTS NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE

The Trustees of the Race Equality Foundation are pleased to announce that Jabeer Butt OBE has been appointed as its new Chief Executive Officer. Jabeer has worked for the Foundation for 26 years and has served for the last...

LOVE ISLAND 2018 INFLUENCER POWER LIST

Dani & Jack may have won the competition, but the social media currency earned in the villa means lucrative careers await for those unlucky in love too Dani & Jack were the winning couple on last night’s Love Island...

YOUNG PEOPLE SET TO TAKE OVER EASTSIDE AS GALLERY 37 RETURNS TO BIRMINGHAM

BIRMINGHAM LARGEST TALENT DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM IS BACK!!!  GALLERY 37 hits the streets with a bold programme of pop-up events and liveworkshops this AUG, reaching hundreds of 16-25 year-olds IT BRINGS MODERN, PRACTICAL ACTIVITIES TO HUNDREDS OF YOUNG PEOPLE ACROSS THE CITY...

COMMUNITY SPIRIT THRIVING AS EIGHT IN TEN BRITS WOULD COME TOGETHER IN TIMES OF...

  Two thirds say there’s a strong sense of community where they live: East Midlands comes out top Just under six in ten socialise with neighbours and almost one in five consider them close friends Over four in ten...

My Asian Family – The Musical BBC Four

My Asian Family – The Musical tells the epic and inspiring story of one Asian family, the Thakrars, across three generations. Just 12 of them came to Britain in 1972 with nothing, fleeing for their lives from Idi Amin’s...

Making Eid memorable with Asda

Eidi, biryani and family – make for the perfect Eid-al-Fitr celebrations. From low key celebrations to large family gatherings – the traditions of celebrating the end of Ramadan has been passed down from generation to generation. Interwoven with tradition and...
Kaiya Desai

Be Kaiya’s Donor – An Urgent Appeal to Save A Young Girl’s Life

In a heart-breaking appeal that no parent should ever have to post, the mum and dad of five-year-old Kaiya Desai, who has been diagnosed with a rare and aggressive form of leukaemia, are urgently seeking a stem cell donor to...

Drug and alcoholism in the Muslim community

Mohammed Ashfaq, MBE, Managing Director at Kikit Pathways to Recovery (based in Birmingham), has written an op-ed about the issues surrounding drugs and alcoholism within the Muslim community. In particular, he looks at the reasons why drug offences in...