Category : UK

Pioneer Radio DJ Tony Williams Passes Away

Pioneer Radio DJ Tony Williams Passes Away

PIONEER RADIO DJ Tony Williams, who once had his own reggae show on BBC Radio London between 1977-1987 and was also the creator of the British Reggae Industry Awards which highlighted the talent of many UK reggae artists, has passed…

No Comments / 5 View / May 15, 2018

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I was so badly affected by post-natal depression that I couldn’t even touch my own child

DJ Simone Riley, who has her own show on Legacy FM, Manchester’s African Caribbean community station, decided to share her story When radio DJ Simone Riley discovered she was pregnant, she could not wait for her baby to arrive. But…

No Comments / 4 View / May 3, 2018

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Zimbabwe: Online UK Reality Show Premieres

A new online reality show titled “Zimbabweans with Attitude, Glam & Style” premiered last week in London and it reflects on the glamorous life of UK-based Zimbabwean women and their love interests. Starring stylist and aspiring model Precious “Cookies” Matare…

No Comments / 5 View / May 2, 2018

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YANGA TV channel brand built from scratch

A new TV channel targeting the African diaspora has been designed by DADA and draws influence from traditional and contemporary African culture. A new TV entertainment channel YANGA has been designed from scratch and is targeting the African Diaspora. It…

No Comments / 4 View / May 2, 2018

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Opportunities with BEN Television

THINKING ABOUT BECOMING A TV PRESENTER? WE ARE LONDON BASED TV STATION,LOOKING FOR, VOLUNTEERS / WORK EXPERIENCE PEOPLE IN: -GRAPHIC DESIGN & VIDEO EDITING -CREATIVE VIDEO EDITOR -MOTION GRAPHICS ARTIST -FREELANCE MAKEUP ARTIST  -MEDIA , SOCIAL & CONTENT -POLICY &…

No Comments / 5 View / May 2, 2018

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Social Media Has Done For Black British Women In One Decade What TV Couldn’t In Thirty Years

Growing up in the 90s, one might assert that TV was reasonably good for black people living in the UK. Although black and brown faces were few and far between, we were at least treated to strong matriarchs imported from…

No Comments / 9 View / January 11, 2018

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Women4Africa Awards nominations close Friday 15th December 2017

Nominations close in 3 days. Nominate that amazing woman today at www.women4africa.com BUSINESS WOMAN OF THE YEAR (Must have been in business for over 2 years) CAREER WOMAN OF THE YEAR INSPIRATIONAL WOMAN OF THE YEAR WOMEN IN GOVERNMENT WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY…

No Comments / 2 View / December 12, 2017

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Esther Alade to host The Discourse on ABN Radio

From Wednesday 6th December 2017 Esther Alade will be hosting the socio-political and culture talk show ” The Discourse”. The show will broadcast every Wednesday starting from tomorrow from 7am – 1oam You can connect via: http://www.abnradiouk.com/ Or on TuneIn http://tun.in/sfqvS It…

No Comments / 7 View / December 5, 2017

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Reggie Yates quits Top of the Pops over ‘offensive’ Jewish manager remarks

Reggie Yates has stepped down from Top of the Pops after admitting making “offensive” comments about Jewish music managers. The presenter, 34, had been signed up to host Christmas Day and New Year specials with Fearne Cotton.  He will no…

No Comments / 2 View / December 5, 2017

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New Style Radio 98.7 FM in breach in 2 shows

Ofcom has found New Style Radio 98.7 FM in breach of rules regarding offensive language during two shows. The station, which serves Afro-Caribbean communities in the Winson Green area of Birmingham, aired two songs which drew complaints. The first, broadcast…

No Comments / 4 View / December 5, 2017