Sharing some of the media coverage of our partner MACFEST (Muslim Arts and Culture Festival).

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Manchester woman wins “Culture Champion award”

“I am honoured and delighted to win this award.It pays homage to my dedicated work in celebrating multi-arts, culture and heritage in communities,as well as in schools and colleges across the North West.” explained Qaisra. 

What Manchester Means To Me: why author, educator and festival organiser Qaisra Shahraz loves the city

She has spoken about arriving in the UK aged nine and building a hugely-successful life which reflects her attachment to two cultures.