UK Konkans joins Lobo family to celebrate Nativity 2014

UK Konkans joins Lobo family to celebrate Nativity 2014UK Konkans and their members joined the Lobo family to celebrate the Nativity of our Blessed Virgin Mary. The weather gods were kind providing us clear sky and good warmth. The rain stayed away and it appeared as though Mother Mary had heard our prayers for good weather. Dr. Cheryl Lobo briefed the gathering on the importance of this feast to her family and...

UK Konkans holds Annual Summer Picnic 2014 with even more fun

UK Konkans holds Annual Summer Picnic 2014 with even more funUK Konkans, the association of families and friends of Mangalorean community held its annual picnic in Richmond Park on 24th August 2014. The picnic had the ultimate goal for Mangaloreans from all walks of life to come together and have fun in a friendly atmosphere. The lovely weather and the beautiful location added to the enthusiasm and energy of the friends...

UK Konkans 2014 Summer Picnic on 24 August 2014

UK Konkans 2014 Summer Picnic on 24 August 2014The much anticipated event - 2014 Summer Picnic has been rescheduled on 24 August 2014. There is no charge for this event, however, we request that you bring your own snacks and drinks. We will supplement with snacks and drinks. Venue and time of the event however has not changed. Looking forward to seeing you on 24 August 2014.

Fr. Mark Valder a revolutionary priest baggs Raknno Platinum Jubilee Award

Fr. Mark Valder a revolutionary priest baggs Raknno Platinum Jubilee AwardFr. Mark Valder born to an agriculturist who was a tenant. In those days tenants were oppressed by the land lords. He used to see the humiliation undergone during those days by the tenants. His father never dared to sit in a chair in front of the land lord even after he became a priest. This background made him to fight for the injustice caused to the tenants...

UK Konkans Chistmas 2013 Spreads Smiles! Cheers! and Happiness!

UK Konkans Chistmas 2013 Spreads Smiles! Cheers! and Happiness!UK Konkans, the premier Mangalorean organisation in the UK celebrated its annual Christmas programme with grandeur and to a full house on 8 December 2013 at the Addlestone community centre. The Christmas celebrations started with all the children being invited to join in with the Christmas carol singing accompanied by live music provided by UK Konkans...

Ronald Colaco Felicitated in London by Lobos and Mangaloreans in London

Ronald Colaco Felicitated in London by Lobos and Mangaloreans in LondonRichard and Christine Lobo, leading business family of Mangalorean origin in London hosted a gala evening dinner in honour of well known entrepreneur and philanthropist Ronald Colaco and his wife Jean Colaco who were on a short private visit to the United Kingdom. The gala Dinner was attended by Lobos’ children Cheryl and Keith together with their spouses...