Yorkshire West Indian Carnival Network

UK: New National Lockdown

A new national lockdown will be imposed in the U.K. A new national lockdown will be imposed in the U.K., Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced Saturday, as the number of COVID-19 cases in the country topped 1 million. Details: Starting Thursday, people in England must stay at home, and bars and restaurants will close, except for takeout and deliveries.   All non-essential retail will also be shuttered. Different households will be banned from mixing indoors. International travel, unless for business […]

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Appeal: Trace Kadian Nelson

Earlier today police circulated an appeal to trace Kadian Nelson in connection with an alleged rape of an 11-year-old, on her way to school in Merton. Police have this evening arrested a 26-year-old man on suspicion of rape at 20:02hrs in Robinson Road SW17 following a call from a member of the public. He is now in police custody. The victim and her family have been informed. They continue to be supported by specially trained officers. Officers from the South […]

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Food Bank: Christmas Dinner 2020

We are giving food parcels out to the families in our northern regions who need it the most this year whit Christmas only a few months away. No doubt lots of people are already looking forward to the festive season, thinking about their Christmas dinner or what gifts to buy their families. Christmas is supposed to be a time for joy and celebration – but for too many people it’s becoming increasingly difficult, with more people than ever expected to […]

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Popup Culturama Cancelled

Yorkshire West Indian Culturama is sad to announce all Popup Culturamas, our main cultural project, promoting Caribbean heritage in the north, will be placed on hold until further notice – but we hope, not for too long. Indeed, we have plans already in the offing for Popup Culturamas in 2021 when we will be back building stronger communities and promoting community cohesion. By the time 2021 comes around we are confident everyone will be ready for some much needed fun, […]

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Raffle Winners Say: Antigua is Beautiful

Our 2018 Christmas raffle winners who won a holiday for two visited Antigua in February 2020 for 10 days courtesy of Yorkshire West Indian Carnival Network Culturama Raffles. The holiday was before the Coronavirus epidemic started. Below is what the lucky winners had to say.       Dear Ryan and committee of the Yorkshire West Indian Culturama Carnival Network, We have had an amazing adventure in our first ever trip to the Caribbean. We have had an amazing adventure […]

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Christmas Raffle Draw 2020

Welcome to Yorkshire West Indian Culturama Carnival Network raffles. The Culturama Carnival Network needs to raise funds to support cultural activities and keep the organisation alive. Furthermore, when there are major incidents at home and abroad like COVID 19 or the Caribbean hurricanes the network donates food. If you would like to help us, to help others, please buy a ticket. Thank you, for your support.       Christmas & New Year Draw Get Your Ticket for a Chance […]

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Summer Draw 2020

We are pleased to announce the Summer Draw 2020. YWICCN want Summer 2020 to be fantastic for our lucky winners. That’s why in 2020 we have gone big to give the lucky ticket holders prizes to remember. We think this is our biggest Summer draw ever, including tickets for a UK carnival weekend of your choice. Buy your ticket for a chance to win and keep community spirit alive.     Get Your Ticket for a Chance to Win!   […]

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Tingle Events

YWICCN are pleased to introduce Tingle Events, specialists in event equipment hire. If you need DJs, PA equipment, stage hire, stage lighting hire, marquee hire or mobile bar hire, call Tingle. In fact, if you need any type of event production equipment, email wayne@tingle-events.co.uk or call 07463 447 197 for information.              

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Coronavirus (COVID 19) Food Bank – Yorkshire

Welcome. We hope you and your family is fit and well. With the terrible coronavirus (COVID-19) still taking hold in our community, it is more important than ever people stay at home as much as possible and try to avoid close contact with anyone they do not live with. However, the economic impact of the lock-down measures on families is having a detrimental effect on some people’s health and well-being in our community. Many people are not able to work […]

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