is Roots? Roots is a joint scheme between the BBC and the Arts
Council which aims to improve the quality and range of arts and
cultural coverage on BBC local radio, television and in local arts
concentrate particularly but not exclusively on African, Asian,
Caribbean and Chinese arts and culture.
-Leicester Roots Co-ordinator
can Roots help you? Do you need to promote your event or art?
Are you looking to be more involved in culturally diverse arts activity?
Would you like to know more about African, Caribbean, Asian and
Chinese arts and culture in your area?
Project Co-ordinator Parminder Dosanjh is based in Leicester and
works to develop community and artistic links to create new and
exciting features for BBC Radio Leicester's mainstream programmes
and the BBC Leicester website.
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covers arts news, reviews and interviews for local radio, television
and online and helps to raise the profile of local diverse artists
and community arts activities as well as linking to mainstream arts
in touch. She would love to hear from you, whether you are an individual
with an interesting story or idea, an arts venue showcasing culturally
diverse performances, or a professional artist.
Radio Leicester, Epic House, Charles St Leicester
:0116 251 6 88
: 0116 225 11463
or email parminder.