UK Konkans to hold 2014 Summer Picnic on 13 July

UK Konkans to hold 2014 Summer Picnic on 13 JulyThe much anticipated event - 2014 Summer Picnic has been cancelled due to adverse weather forecast. UK Konkans apologises for the inconvenience this may or may have caused you. We will be in contact with members who have registered and confirmed their attendance.

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...

Grand Nativity 2013 Celebration in London

Grand Nativity 2013 Celebration in LondonBraving the threatening weather report and not letting their spirits down, Mangalorean's gathered in greater numbers that in previous years on 8 September 2013 to celebrate Nativity Feast. It was the seventeenth year running where Richard and Christine Lobo together with their family hosted and sponsored this celebration. Melwyn Vaz called upon Dr Cheryl...