Birmingham 2022 Diversity Row

Representatives from the Black, Asian and White community across Birmingham has challenged leaders organising the 2022 Commonwealth Games to take their concerns about lack of diversity or risk losing community support. An open letter, signed by prominent figures across the...

Virtual WOW – Armed Forces Covenant signed by Wow Group ‘virtually’

A Birmingham-based digital agency has become the first company to sign the Armed Forces Covenant ‘virtually’ – in an online ceremony with Chamber patrons West Midland Reserve Forces and Cadets Association. The Wow Group of Companies, whose CEO is Asian...

Muslims for Britain hosts ‘The Leader’s Iftar’

Muslims for Britain hosts ‘The Leader’s Iftar’ with the Rt. Hon Jacob Rees-Mogg MP, Leader of the House ofCommons, Mr. Daniel Hannan, President of the Initiative for Free Trade and Mr. Saqib Bhatti MP. The Leader’s Iftar was chaired...

Sikh Temple Makes An Incredible Donation To NHS Heroes

A Sikh temple in Birmingham have made an incredible donation of £42,000 to NHS heroes battling coronavirus. The Sri Dasmesh Sikh Temple in Lozells, Birmingham, pledged the generous sum to University Hospitals Birmingham Charity, which supports some of city's biggest...

New Mum Dies After Giving Birth Was Tested Positive for COVID-19

A new mother who has died in hospital six days after giving birth to her son was tested positive for coronavirus. Fozia Hanif, 29, died at Birmingham's Heartlands Hospital on April 8 after her condition deteriorated. The baby was tested negative...

“Loved and Respected” -UK’s First Sikh Consultant Dies After Contracting Coronavirus

An A&E consultant who was "hugely respected" has died after contracting coronavirus. Manjeet Singh Riyat, 52, was the UK’s first Sikh A&E consultant, died on Monday 20 April at the Royal Derby Hospital, where he worked. University Hospitals of Derby and...

Influential British women come together as a voice for vulnerable girls across India and...

Award-winning international education charity Magic Bus have launched a new campaign - backed by inspirational women here in the UK – in response to Covid-19 and the impact it will have on women and girls across India. The group of...

NHS URGES PUBLIC TO STAY SAFE AHEAD OF RAMADAN

As Muslims begin to prepare for the month of Ramadan, the NHS has issued a reminder to those who observe the Islamic holy month starting next week to avoid social gatherings because of the risk of coronavirus. Ramadan will be...

National Lottery Funding For 5UP CIC

5UP CIC has just recently won a National Lottery funding of £10k for a 1-month pilot project to get the “over 40’s” in to a fitness and healthy life style programme. This is for men and woman ONLY classes...

UK Lockdown Extended For Three Weeks

The coronavirus lockdown for UK has been extended by at least three weeks, confirmed by Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab. The foreign secretary, who is standing in for Prime Minister Boris Johnson as he recovers from Covid-19, said the decision was...