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 …

Criminal Justice Training Programme

Violence Prevention Programme

CRIMINAL JUSTICE TRAINING FOR YOUNG PEOPLE This training aims to educate young people on the purpose and role of Criminal Justice system. It teaches young people how the criminal justice system works. It looks at Crimes, the role of the police, the prosecutors, magistrates, judges as well as the defence attorneys. The training is very interactive and young people have …

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 …

African Network LLR Certificate Awards for excellence by Hon. Liz Kendall and OPCC Chief Executive

Certificate of Excellence Awards

Presented by Hon. Liz Kendall MP for Leicester West. The first ever African Network LLR event – Certificate Awards for Excellence by Hon. Liz Kendall and OPCC Chief Executive Mr Paul Hindson supported by Cllrs Paul Wesley, Ted Cassidy, Hemant Bhatia, Vi Dempster, and African elder Joseph Duko JP. The certificate of excellence was awarded to recognise the achievements of …

Leicester,shire Police Intercultural Evening 2018

How intercultural was the 25th Leicestershire Police’s Intercultural Evening? African Network Perspective

Community members in LLR joined Leicestershire Police at the pleasure of the Chief Constable, to celebrate its 25th intercultural evening last night. The more than 250 guests who attended could not but wondered how cultural this year’s event was. The event which in the past years has just been a networking event, saw an unexpected twist this year with the …

Uganda Independence day

Celebrating Uganda Independence Day

Uganda Independence Day: October 9 Uganda Celebrates Independence Day as a public holiday. 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 …

Lesotho Independence Day

Celebrating Lesotho Independence Day

Lesotho Independence Day: October 4 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. Lesotho Independence Day History …