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Press release – Sikh Council UK submits letter of concern to Italian Embassy

Posted on May 18th, 2017 · Posted in Press Releases

Sikh Council UK has written to the Italian Embassy in London concerning the reported decision of the Italian Supreme Court to uphold a criminal fine levied on a Sikh for wearing a.. read more

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Press release – Tom Watson confirms Labour’s manifesto commitments to the Sikh community

Posted on May 15th, 2017 · Posted in Press Releases

Labour Party Deputy Leader Tom Watson visited Gurdwaras in his West Bromwich East constituency today and highlighted Labour’s manifesto commitments to the Sikh community ahead of the forthcoming general election. Addressing the congregations.. read more

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Press release – Home Secretary attends Sikh Council UK General Assembly

Posted on May 8th, 2017 · Posted in Press Releases

The Home Secretary Rt Hon Amber Rudd visited the General Assembly of Sikh Council UK which was held at Gurdwara Baba Budha Ji In Nottingham on Saturday 6th May 2017… read more

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Press release – General Election – Sikh Council UK urges increase in selection of Sikh candidates

Posted on April 22nd, 2017 · Posted in Press Releases

Sikh Council UK is urging all political parties to positively select Sikh candidates ahead of the snap General Election called for 8 June 2017. There are no MPs from a Sikh.. read more

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Press release – Launch of Hate Crime Monitoring: Platform for UK Sikhs

Posted on April 10th, 2017 · Posted in Press Releases

Sikh Council UK is pleased to announce the formation of Sikh Aware UK, the first ever hate crime monitoring platform for the Sikh community in the UK in partnership with.. read more

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Press release – Brexit – Sikh Council UK urges Sikhs to remain engaged in the process

Posted on March 29th, 2017 · Posted in Press Releases

Sikh Council UK is encouraging Sikhs to remain engaged in the Brexit process following the expected triggering of Article 50 today (29/3) which will start the formal process for the.. read more

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Press release – Lord Bourne conveys a message of appreciation to Sikh community

Posted on March 23rd, 2017 · Posted in Press Releases

Secretary General of Sikh Council UK Gurmel Singh has received a message of appreciation from Lord Bourne, Parliamentary under Secretary of State for Faith and Integration. Continue reading the full.. read more

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Press release – Sikh Council UK urges Gurdwaras’ to remain vigilant and review security following terrorist attack; urges reporting of any hate crimes to authorities

Posted on March 23rd, 2017 · Posted in Press Releases

Sikh Council UK urges all Gurdwaras’ and other community organisations to review security arrangements including checking CCTV provision is in working order following yesterday’s terrorist attack in London. Continue reading.. read more

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Press release – Sikh Council UK condemns London terrorist atrocity; offers sincere condolences to the bereaved

Posted on March 22nd, 2017 · Posted in Press Releases

Sikh Council UK offers sincere its condolences, thoughts and prayers to the innocent victims that have been killed and injured this afternoon in Westminster, London following a terrorist incident. Sikh.. read more

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Press release – Sikh Council UK condemns immigration scam and criticises border officials

Posted on March 21st, 2017 · Posted in Press Releases

Sikh Council UK criticised the case of an immigration racket reportedly involving Sikhs and criticised border control officials for their failure to spot it. According to reports’ the individuals in.. read more