Food drive photos

COVID-19 RESPONSE  FOOD BANK !

We are accepting donation of the following food items; Dry and Canned Food Sanitary Products and Toiletries Monday – Friday between 12:00 and 2:00PM The COVID-19 pandemic has hit us all in way we never anticipated. In addition to the thousands of lives already lost due the virus, many individuals have lost their jobs, more and more families are seeing …

PCC Football Tournament Leicester, Leicestershire, Rutland

PCC Football Tournament 2020

This is a partnership programme with Restorative Justice, Beaumont Park PC funded by the Police Crime Commissioner for the under 10s Launched May 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the tournament was suspended following government guidelines. We are following closely the government guidelines for the gradual easing of lock-down measures. We would update the public as soon as we get …

George Floyd 2 Minutes Silence

George Floyd death: African Network LLR Observed a 2 Minutes Silence at the Leicester Clock Tower

On May 25, 2020, a video that went viral of a black man, George Floyd, a 46-year old posted on social media showing a Minneapolis white police officer, Derek Chauvin kneeling on George during his arrest. The video below from YouTube showed Floyd, 46, being knelt on by one officer- Derek Chauvin. A screenshot we got from CNN is that …

Uganda Independence day

Celebrating Uganda Independence Day

On October 9 the people of Uganda will celebrate its Independence Day to commemorate its freedom from British rule in 1962. Ugandans celebrate Independence Day with celebrations in different parts of the country as well as other parts of the world where Ugandans have organized different events to mark the day. African Network Leicester Leicestershire Rutland would be joining the …

Lesotho Independence Day

Celebrating Lesotho Independence Day

Lesotho Celebrates Independence Day as a public holiday. Every year on October 4, Lesotho celebrates the independence it achieved from Britain in 1966. African Network Leicester Leicestershire Rutland would be joining the rest of the Lesotho community in the UK in celebrating the nation’s 52nd Independence Day on 4th October 2018. In the 1820s, Moshoeshoe I, unified various Sotho groups …

Nigeria Independence Day

African Network LLR is happy to inform the Nigerian community in the UK and across the globe that we will be joining them in celebrating their 58th National Day in Leicester on 1st day of October 2018.

Black History Month

Black History Month (UK) 2018 in United Kingdom will begin on Monday, 1 October and ends on Wednesday, 31 October Black History Month, also known as African-American History Month in the U.S., is an annual observance in Canada, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and the United States. It began as a way for remembering important people and events in the …