Yorkshire West Indian Carnival Network

Cultural Membership Registration Form

Yorkshire West Indian Culturama Carnival Network. (YWICCN) Anyone is welcome to join our group, you do not have to be Eastern Caribbean or have a West Indian background as long as you are enthusiastic and willing to undertake new skills. The closing date will be Sunday 29th April in advance of the Annual General Meeting when successful applicants will be selected to the board. Membership is £1.00. The application form is available for download below Please Note: A background check […]

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Christmas & New Year Draw Winning Numbers

We would like to start of by saying ‘thank you’ to the general public, both locally and regionally, for their involvement in this year’s Christmas & New Year Draw. Promoting the draw has been an amazing challenge and all your comments have been appreciated and will be taken on board. The winning Numbers for the Christmas & New Year raffle can be found below this message. Could winners please make contact via phone or email. Once again we would like […]

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Hurricane support for hurricane Irma Barbuda & hurricane Maria Dominica

The people on the islands of Bermuda and Dominica have suffered horrendously from this year’s hurricane season. As an eastern Caribbean radio station working with the community we would like to support the people affected and we are hoping everyone will support the cause. While we site in our comfy homes, safe from natural disasters, spare a thought for those in peril. If we can make a small difference our help will be worthwhile. We are running a small campaign […]

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Manchester Eastern Caribbean Culturama Festival: Presentation Evening

Monday 11th December 2017, 7-30pm – 11pm. At Club Academy Oxford Road, Manchester. M139PR. The presentation evening will celebrate the winning troops at this year’s Culturama Carnival in Manchester.   All winning troops, mass bands and DJs will receive a trophy on the night. The evening is free of charge and there will be free Caribbean cultural food on the night. The nominations for awards are: Saturday – Main Carnival Parade National Bands: Pure Elegance Huddersfield Cultural Roots Derby Spectrum […]

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Winning Results for the Manchester Carnival Parade 2017

With the weather holding out, at least in the afternoon, Manchester Carnival 2017 was another highly successful event. The weekend has become a highlight of the annual carnival calendar and the great people of Manchester, along with those who attended from throughout Britain, did not disappoint again. The parade was as spectacular and stunning as ever, with a diversity of fantastic Mas Bands, floats and costumes on show. Much fun was had by all. The carnival organisers thanked everyone who […]

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J’ouvert Marning Manchester Culturama Carnival 2017 – Jump Up Lash D Pig

Jump Up, Jump Up, J’ouvert! Join in J’ouvert Morning at Manchester Carnival 2017. Follow J’ouvert on Facebook.       J’ouvert Marning, Manchester Culturama Carnival 2017, Jump up Lash D Pig.   Linking up @ Westwood Street, Manchester, M14.   Jam starts 12th Aug @ 7.45am – 10.00am. J’ouvert morning returns this year, ready to be the best J’ouvert yet, with two ‘Jump Up, Jump Up’ trailers on the road. Trailer 1 – A combination of DJs Trailer 2 – […]

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Manchester Culturama 2017 – 1PLUS Soca Band Live at J’ouvert Morning

1PLUS Band @ J’ouvert 2017 Jump, Jump!     Join in J’ouvert Morning at Manchester Carnival 2017. Want to know more? For one morning only, 1PLUS Soca Band will dominate the streets of Manchester with Caribbean sounds. Come and jump around, to genuine Eastern Caribbean music live. 1PLUS Band will be jamming live from 7.45am. Don’t miss any of the set by getting there early. Don’t forget you can purchase your J’ouvert T-Shirts on the day or in advance by […]

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Websites for Carnivals and Mas Bands

Great Offers & Fantastic Service Bigint has been delivering dedicated website and digital support for the Manchester Carnival, Tropical Media and Yorkshire West Indian Carnival Network for some years, now we would like to offer the same backing to other UK Carnivals and Mas Bands. Just like carnivals, website development and maintenance is driven by budgets. The bigger the budget, the more time can be spent designing and creating something impressive and truly unique. However, when no large budget is […]

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Huddersfield Carnival 2017

Come along and support the annual Huddersfield carnival over the weekend of 7th – 9th July 2017. Midnight Glow Parade Main Carnival Parade African Caribbean Music Festival Why not fill your summer full of Caribbean culture by attending other UK Carnivals?  Please see our UK Carnival Schedule page, which includes the ‘Deighton Carnival’, also in Huddersfield, 24th June 2017.      

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The Original Burning Flames: O2 Academy Birmingham

Live Event The Original Burning Flames o2 Academy Birmingham Jun 10, 2017 o2 Academy Birmingham Ticket Line     Burning Flames The original Burning Flames band has reformed and they are playing a ‘not to be missed’ night at the O2 Academy Birmingham. Some time ago the band split up; therefore, the night at the Academy is a unique opportunity to see the original line-up back in action together – who knows, this may be the last time. If you […]

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