Category: Festival Jamaica

Aged 50+ Beauty Queens for Ms. Sheer Elegance

Aged 50+ Beauty Queens for Ms. Sheer Elegance

| October 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

In Caribbean news. The first ever Ms Elegance Pageant show for women 50+ was held on Saturday 19th October 2013 in London, England. The show, founded and created by Lorraine Williams a native from Guyana was held in support of breast cancer research UK. Eleven beautiful contestants graced the stage representing different nationalities in one of the three themed sections “Traditional wear.” Another vibrant […]

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Miss Universal Carnival Queen UK 2013 Crowned!

Miss Universal Carnival Queen UK 2013 Crowned!

| August 11, 2013 | 4 Comments

In Carnival news, on Saturday 10th August 2013, The UK Centre for the Carnival Arts (UKCCA) hosted its first ever Miss Universal Carnival UK. The show which aims to “celebrate the culture, couture and theatrics of carnival arts and performance” had seventeen contestants judged in three main categories – the Carnival Costume, the carnival inspired evening gown and Scavenge […]

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Makin’ Style Magazine Hits London

Makin’ Style Magazine Hits London

| July 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

In Guyana news, International Fashion Designer Sonia Noel has successfully launched her anticipated magazine: Makin’ Style. The magazine which showcases some of the best designers hailing from Guyana was previewed by patrons at Caribbean Fashion Week 2013, in Kingston Jamaica and has now arrived in London. Sonia Noel is featured on the beautifully printed front cover and inside […]

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Reggae rules at Festival Jamaica 2012: A London cultural showcase

Reggae rules at Festival Jamaica 2012: A London cultural showcase

| July 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Reggae rules at Festival Jamaica 2012 London’s premier destination for Jamaican culture. Reggae will take centre stage in a festival being held in Stratford, East London to celebrate Jamaica’s 50th year of Independence. Live reggae music, film, theatre and more will form part of Festival Jamaica 2012 during the 17-day celebrations being held at the […]

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Reggae Film Festival @ London JAMAICA 50

Reggae Film Festival @ London JAMAICA 50

| July 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

NEW JAMAICAN FILMS FOR LONDON JAMAICA 50 Visitors to the Festival Jamaica 2012 event at the Stratford, London Olympic Village in July will be exposed for the first time to a wealth of new Jamaican feature, documentary and animated films never before seen in England, as Jamaica’s Reggae Film Festival brings a collection of the […]

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Festival Jamaica to be held minutes from Olympic Park

Festival Jamaica to be held minutes from Olympic Park

| July 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

A festival celebrating Jamaica’s 50th year of independence will bring reggae and food to Maryland Primary School near the Olympic Park during the Games. Festival Jamaica 2012 will take place from 27 July – 12 August at the school complex in Stratford, two miles from the Olympic Park. The school’s rooms will be transformed into […]

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Stratford’s East London Youth’s learn about their Jamaican Roots

Stratford’s East London Youth’s learn about their Jamaican Roots

| July 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

East London school children will get lessons learning about Jamaican plants, as part of a garden initiative for Jamacia 50th legacy in the form of a Jamaican garden by Festival Jamaica 2012 event organisers. The Festival Jamaica 2012 gardening project overseen by Peter Kiernan, at the school that will be holding a 17 day event […]

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50 years of Jamaica and Reggae music combine at the largest showcase

50 years of Jamaica and Reggae music combine at the largest showcase

| July 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

50 years of Jamaica and Reggae music combine at the largest showcase during Jamaica’s celebration of 50 years independence come August. The Reggae Exhibition is part of a joint celebration with Festival Jamaica 2012, people get the chance to enjoy two events in one location across seventeen days only six minutes from the 2012 Olympics […]

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Festival Jamaica 2012 and The Reggae exhibition advert making waves

Festival Jamaica 2012 and The Reggae exhibition advert making waves

| July 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Festival Jamaica 2012 and The Reggae exhibition advert features in the How Jamaica Conquered The World series that was recently reported in the London newspaper The Metro, leading to an surge in worldwide audience listenership. The Festival Jamaica 2012 and The Reggae exhibition event is a Jamaica 50th year independence celebration dubbed the “Jamaica Jubilee”, […]

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