2017 BRISLA Awards – The Winners Announced

Leading figures in the British Sri Lankan community were recognised for their hard work at the annual BRISLA Awards earlier this month. The annual celebration, in its third year was sponsored by Specsavers and Sri Lankan Airlines and held at the historical Lord’s Cricket Ground. We had a great night proudly celebrating the achievements of British Sri Lankans in fields ranging from business through to healthcare.

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The 2016 BRISLA Awards

Well it’s been a long time – and a lot of hard work – in the making, but last weekend saw the return of the annual BRISLA Awards, and this year the show was even bigger and better than last time.  Continue reading The 2016 BRISLA Awards

BriSLA Speaks at Commonwealth Day Celebration

 

BriSLA Chairman and President, Dr Zimar Sivardeen, has made an impassioned speech at a Royal Borough Ceremony marking Commonwealth Day.  Continue reading BriSLA Speaks at Commonwealth Day Celebration

Announcing The Return of the BriSLA Awards

 

After the huge success of last year’s event, the BriSLA Awards, a national awards ceremony set up by our very good selves (the British Sri Lankan Association), are set to make a glorious return in 2016 for a second run.  Continue reading Announcing The Return of the BriSLA Awards

Dr Sivardeen’s Opening Speech at the BriSLA Awards 2015

The inaugural BriSLA Awards took place recently and the following is an extract from the opening speech, made by Dr Zimar Sivardeen, chairman of the British Sri Lankan Association (BriSLA).

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The Inaugural BriSLA Awards 2015

When East Meets West

Prosperity, good fortune and accolades for the 2015 BriSLA Awards winners.

THE Inaugural BriSLA Awards saw the brightest stars of the British Sri Lankan community recognised in the capital recently. Continue reading The Inaugural BriSLA Awards 2015