Force K6 Event at Badenoch Heritage Festival

The Story of Force K6 will be told in a multi-media performance with storytelling, images, music and poetry near where the soldiers camped 80 years ago.

Find out more HERE

Zoom Webinar for MACFEST 2022

Join Colourful Heritage Project Officer, Dr Saqib Razzaq, for a live Zoom webinar for MACFEST 2022.

Joining the webinar will be Head of Museums at Glasgow Life, Duncan Dornan.

Taking place on the Saturday the 5th of February 2022, 3pm to 4:30pm

The event will be streamed by MACFEST via Facebook LIVE. Register your interest with the Eventbrite link HERE!

In the Footsteps of Force K6

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Follow in the footsteps of Force K6, a regiment of the British Indian Army that was stationed in the Highlands of Scotland during WW2.
Join Colourful Heritage on a brilliant day trip, exploring the trail of the Force K6 soldiers.
£5 per person 💰
Bring your own lunch 🥙
Snacks and transport 🚌 provided
⚠️Book now, limited spaces!

Book your place on Eventbrite HERE!

South Asian Heritage Month 2021

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Colourful Heritage Presents: ‘The Contribution of South Asians to Scotland’ – A Talk By Dr Saqib Razzaq

From the role of the pre-partition British Indian Army (BIA), the enterprising entrepreneurs to the political participation in Scotland, dive deep into YOUR colourful Heritage. Catch the event on Friday 13th August, at 13:30, on YouTube!

Register on Eventbrite HERE!

'The Forgotten Muslim Heroes' - Luc Ferrier

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Colourful Heritage Presents: ‘The Forgotten Muslim Heroes’ – A Talk By Luc Ferrier

Join this eye-opening author as he sheds light on the stories of the forgotten Muslim heroes who fought for our freedom during World War 1. Find out about the 2.5 million Muslims from Africa, Algeria, Baluchistan, Morocco, Senegal and Undivided India (modern day India & Pakistan) who travelled to Europe and fought alongside the Allied Forces in our latest seminar on the 12th November!

Book your tickets here!

'The Spy Princess' - Noor Inayat Khan

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Colourful Heritage Presents: ‘The Spy Princess’ – A Talk By Shrabani Basu

Join this celebrated author as she delves into the life of a forgotten hero, Noor Inayat Khan, who despite her royal lineage became a spy to defend Britain in WW2.

Book your tickets here!

Herstory - Farkhanda Chaudhry MBE

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The final episode of Herstory is here! Join Colourful Heritage’s Saqib Razzaq and special guest Farkhanda Chaudhry: a tireless champion of equality and community, Pakistan-born and Glasgow-based. Discover her amazing story with us LIVE.

Missed it? Watch it HERE on YouTube

Herstory - Perveen Sarwar

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Herstory Episode 3: Join Colourful Heritage and Lossiemouth raised Pakistani dignitary Perveen Sarwar this Tuesday 1st September 2020 at 11am for a candid conversation on everything from marriage to racism, working, motherhood and her charity work

Missed it? Watch it HERE on YouTube

Herstory - Brij Gandhi MBE

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Join Colourful Heritage’s Saqib Razzaq live on Tuesday 25th August 2020 for coffee and conversation with Mrs Brij Gandhi, one of Scotland’s first South Asian women to be awarded an MBE!

Missed it? Watch it HERE on YouTube

Herstory - Sawarnjit Matharu

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Join Colourful Heritage’s Saqib Razzaq live on Tuesday 18th August 2020 for coffee and conversation with Sawarnjit Matharu.

Missed it? Watch it HERE on YouTube

GlaswegAsians Exhibition

Visit our GlaswegAsians Exhibition and enjoy activities organised by the Scotland Street School Museum!

In the footsteps of Force K6

Learn more about the British Indian Army stationed near Aviemore, Highlands during WW2!

We team up with Boots and Beards to organise themed walks to follow the footsteps of Force K6!

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