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UK EVENT: FLAGZ FEST 2012 (SOCA FESTIVAL)

SOCA FESTIVAL Headline act ALISON HINDS The Queen Of Soca Returns to LONDON….. FRIDAY 25th MAY 2012 alongside PROBLEM CHILD LAVA MAN BUFFY + MORE still to be added @ The Coronet London, Elephant and Castle ………….. Click here to buy tickets NOW!!!…www.Flagzradio.com Call for Ticket delivery // Info 07956 815 370 // 07939 495 925 // 07946 634 747 add BB 2271A17AD Twitter @Flagzradio / @FlagzSocaFete

UK EVENT: IBW (IMAGES OF BLACK WOMEN) FILM FESTIVAL 2012

IBW (Images of Black Women) Film Festival celebrates black female filmmakers and the diversity of the Diaspora Cinema. In its 8th year, the festival serves as advocate for “cinematic justice” for the black woman, too often absent, mute and stereotypically represented on the big screen.  IBW considers it paramount to offer a platform that stimulates change, promotes and encourages individual and collective initiative in filmmaking and audience experience. Festival dates: Fri 13 Apr 2012 to Sun 15 Apr 2012 @ The Tricycle []

UK EVENT: THE SUNDAY SHOW AWARDS 2012

Organisers of the popular weekly event The Sunday Show will host the first annual Sunday Show Award ceremony at Proud2, 02 Arena, Millenium Way, London, SE10 0DX on Sunday 29th April 2012 at 6pm. The Sunday Show Awards are aimed at supporting the homegrown entertainment industry and in particular acknowledging and supporting the development of new talent. Tickets £12.50 from Ticketweb: http://bit.ly/SundayShowAwards Check out the nominations list below. Best Comedian Kojo Slim Comedian Richard Blackwood Funmbi Will E Robo Eddie Kadi Kat Boyce Best Young []

UK EVENT: STEPHEN LAWRENCE – A TIME FOR JUSTICE SCREENING

In aid of The Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust. Bafta and non-Bafta members are invited to a special screening on Saturday 10th March 2012 at 18:30 of the recent Panorama special, Stephen Lawrence: A Time For Justice. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with Doreen Lawrence, Stuart Lawrence (brother). Imran Khan (family solicitor) and BBC reporter Mark Daly. The discussion following the screening will cover the struggle of the Lawrence family, institutionalised racism and the power of investigative broadcast journalism to []

THE ImPOSSIBLE CONVERSATION EVENT (LONDON)

On February 8 I attended the second annual ImPossible conversation event which took place at Pearson’s head offices in London showcasing an array of uber talented and accomplished professional black British women sharing their life stories. A lively, life-affirming, knowledgeable panel comprising of company secretary and chief legal head of Waitrose and John Lewis; Margaret Caseley-Hayford, actress, singer and now author; Michelle Gayle, Hackney Vicar and chaplain to the speaker of the House of Commons; Rev Rose Hudson-Wilkin, official dentist on Channel 4’s ’10 []

UK EVENT: THE I’mPOSSIBLE CONVERSATION (LONDON)

The I’mPOSSIBLE. conversation; showcasing the successes of women of colour in Britain Second-time in the UK that an event of this type has women of colour as the focus Global publisher; Pearson plc. (Financial Times, Penguin Books) sponsors the February 2012 edition of the I’mPOSSIBLE. conversation Tameka Empson (‘Kim’ in East Enders) returns as host Social enterprise; I’mPOSSIBLE. gives a unique platform for women of colour in Britain to highlight their achievements and life stories unapologetically After the runaway success of the []