Blog

Media Coverage – online


Date
23/12/2010
Categories
  • 1914 sikhs
  • 1914sikhs
  • 38th central india horse
  • Comments
    No Comments

    Here’s a selection of online links to papers and publications that have covered the official launch event. We’ve had fantastic coverage and it’s boosted the number of hits and people watching the film on www.sikhsatwar.info ! Zee TV News:http://www.zeenews.com/news674494.html Sikhnet:http://www.sikhnet.com/news/sikhswar-film-and-parliament-launch-tv Silobreaker:http://www.silobreaker.com/tributes-to-sikhs-who-fought-in-wars-5_2263935442422333557 Asian Image:http://www.asianimage.co.uk/news/8736747.Tributes_to_Sikhs_who_fought_in_wars/ The Asia Today:http://www.theasiantoday.com/article.aspx?articleId=2270 Sach Ki Bela:http://sachkibela.org/blog/?p=1997 Sikh Philosophy:http://www.sikhphilosophy.net/history-of-sikhism/33590-tributes-to-sikhs-who-fought-wars.html Khalsa News:http://khalsanews.org/newspics/2010/12Dec2010/16%20Dec%2010/16%20Dec%2010%20Sikhs%20in%20war.htm

    Read More

    Post Event Press Release: Attorney General pays tribute to Sikhs who fought during World Wars


    Date
    15/12/2010
    Categories
  • 1914 sikhs
  • 1914sikhs
  • 38th central india horse
  • Comments
    No Comments

    Monday 13th December 2010, HM Attorney General, Rt Hon Dominic Grieve QC MP joined filmmaker Jay Singh-Sohal at the Official Launch of the new documentary ‘Sikhs@War’. Screened at the Houses of Parliament the film pays tribute to the memory of Sikh soldiers who fought for Great Britain during the Great War. Speaking about the event, […]

    Read More

    Sikhs@War Event in Parliament – Speech


    Date
    Categories
  • 1914 sikhs
  • 1914sikhs
  • 38th central india horse
  • Comments
    No Comments

    The Official Launch of this Film was a resounding success! Below are the remarks I made at the event, presenting the Attorney General with a Kirpan and thanking all those that made this project a huge success while remembering our glorious dead: SPEECH: SIKHS@WAR LAUNCH EVENT – PARLIAMENTBy JAY SINGH-SOHAL Ladies and Gentlemen, this is […]

    Read More

    Official Launch of “Sikhs@War” in Parliament


    Date
    05/12/2010
    Categories
  • 1914 sikhs
  • 1914sikhs
  • 38th central india horse
  • Comments
    No Comments

    Next Monday is the official launch of ‘Sikhs@War’ in Parliament, hosted by the Attorney General Rt Hon Dominic Grieve QC MP. It’s going to be a prestigious event and we’ll post the photo’s here as soon as. Thanks to Shri Dasmesh Sikh Temple, Birmingham; Cllr Santokh Singh Chhokar, Sangat Television, Jastinder Singh Kudhail and the […]

    Read More

    HMS SIKH – Be Like Lions


    Date
    16/11/2010
    Categories
  • 1914 sikhs
  • 1914sikhs
  • 38th central india horse
  • Comments
    No Comments

    The HMS SIKH was a Tribal Class destroyer of the Royal Navy. It was the third ship to carry the SIKH name – the first being a small torpedo boat in 1892, and the second an S-Class destroyer from 1918 – 1926.What was so special about this ship was that it was inspired by the […]

    Read More

    HMS Sikh


    Date
    15/11/2010
    Categories
  • 1914 sikhs
  • 1914sikhs
  • 38th central india horse
  • Comments
    No Comments

    We are currently finishing our research into the HMS Sikh 1939 – 42, if you have any memories of it or pictures please comment below.

    Read More

    Remember them


    Date
    14/11/2010
    Categories
  • 1914 sikhs
  • 1914sikhs
  • 38th central india horse
  • Comments
    No Comments

    Today was Remembrance Sunday. People all over the UK paused and offered their thoughts and prayers to those who have served our country. In the Midlands, I was producing ITV Central News – I suggest having a look at Phil Brewsters report here as it’s a superb tribute: www.itv.com/central-west It includes a short clip of […]

    Read More

    Sikhs@War on Sangat TV


    Date
    11/11/2010
    Categories
  • 1914 sikhs
  • 1914sikhs
  • 38th central india horse
  • Comments
    No Comments

    Who saw the UK broadcast premier of Sikhs@War on Sangat TV? What are your thoughts? Keep them constructive … and don’t forget this is an evolving resource. For more information visit: www.sikhsatwar.info

    Read More

    Armistice Day 11/11/2010


    Date
    Categories
  • 1914 sikhs
  • 1914sikhs
  • 38th central india horse
  • Comments
    No Comments

    Today was Armistice Day, I had the pleasure of joining servicemen and women at the Sikh Chaplaincy Conference in London to network and hear about British Sikh history. It was a pleasure to be able to introduce various elements of the proceedings including introducing two very notable individuals – the Adjutant General of the British […]

    Read More

    Welcome to this new blog


    Date
    Categories
  • 1914 sikhs
  • 1914sikhs
  • 38th central india horse
  • Comments
    No Comments

    Welcome to this new blog. Sikhs@War is an online film project bringing productions about British Sikh history to a worldwide audience – it’s free and it’s accessible to all! This blog will be a forum to interact and engage on the films we made, the history behind them and those heroes who fought for Great […]

    Read More