Leading playwrights to contribute to auction supporting refugees

Leading UK playwrights Tanika Gupta and Anupama Chandrasekhar are making a significant contribution by donating first editions of their work to an historic auction aimed at raising funds to support refugees in the UK.

“Enterprise and hard work at the heart of the immigrant story”

As the Labour party prepares for next year's general election, with leader Sir Keir Starmer currently reshuffling the Cabinet, they celebrated ‘Britain’s global bonds and bridges’ at an evening reception for the diaspora in a café in South London. 

CF India hosts fundraiser dinner in Brum

Conservative MP Dean Russell told attendees at a fundraising dinner in Birmingham, “When Labour see a problem, they exploit it. When we see a problem, we fix it”. The event was organised by Edgbaston Conservatives in partnership with Conservative...

Uganda fundraiser event in Leicester

A fundraiser event in Leicester next month to mark the 50th anniversary of the Ugandan exodus is expected to bring together scores of people from home and abroad.  

Leading EdTech business launches franchise in the UK following recent global success

The British Youth International College (BYITC), the Glasgow-headquartered but globally operating educational technology (EdTech) business, has launched its successful franchise model in the UK. 

University of Glasgow project investigating the effects of Covid-19

A project at the University of Glasgow that is aiming to better understand the effects that Covid-19 infection has on blood vessels and blood pressure has received a grant of £250,000 from national charity Heart Research UK.

770,000 people in England unable to speak English well

In an interview, the communities secretary, Sajid Javid revealed that 770,000 people living in England speak little or no English at all, and warned that up to 70% of them are women from the Bangladeshi and Pakistani communities.

Sigma sponsors transformation of Community Pharmacy 2025 vision

A donation from Sigma Pharmaceuticals plc is funding a three year PhD scholarship aimed at developing a coherent and transformative vision for English community pharmacy in 2025. The project has already begun in the Department of Pharmacy and...

A keepsake or memento, such as a souvenir, is an item treasured for the memories it holds. Often collected or bought during travels, souvenirs serve as reminders of special trips or gestures of affection. To uncover the most popular souvenirs...

South Asian Supernovas, a new organisation passionate about improving outcomes of breast cancer in the South Asian community, has created an awareness campaign to increase awareness of self-checking, routine screening and signs and symptoms...

Rangoli, an art form originating from the Indian subcontinent, involves crafting intricate patterns using materials like powdered lime, rice flour, sand, and flower petals on floors or tabletops. While commonplace in Hindu homes, its creation...

During the world's inaugural summit on AI safety last Wednesday, prominent nations like the UK, US, and China unanimously acknowledged the need for global action. Hosted at Bletchley Park in North London, the UK introduced the "Bletchley Declaration,"...

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