Kanya King MBE founded and established the MOBO Organisation in 1996 to recognise the outstanding achievements of artists who perform music in genres such as Gospel, Jazz, RnB, Soul, Reggae and Hip Hop.
The MOBO Awards is celebrating its 21st anniversary with a stellar line-up of acts with Tinie Tempah, Craig David and Clean Bandit a few of the stars taking to the stage. The UK's leading celebration of urban music and culture will take place on Friday night at Glasgow's SSE Hydro.
Award categories include:
Best Female Act
Best Hip Hop Act
And many more go check out the full list and nominees here.
In special recognition features a sporting icon and role model to many females. This year Double Olympic gold medallist Nicola Adams will be celebrated alongside Ms Dynamite for paving the way for future generations of talent. Nicola Adams will lay her paving stone in her home town of Leeds where she already has a golden post box.
Code for Sports Governance
A new Code for Sports Governance sets out the levels of transparency, accountability and financial integrity that will be required from those who ask for Government and National Lottery funding from April 2017.
MIND - CAMPAIGN BURST
As part of the MIND Campaign burst Sporting Equals is working with grassroots community projects to deliver a number of events in key locations to help raise the importance of keeping active to maintain an active and healthy mind.
BEDSA 2017 Award Winners
The third annual British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards (BEDSA) took place on Saturday 18th March. The ceremony was hosted by Sir Lenny Henry and attended by over 800 guests. Click below for a full list of all the winners.
BEDSA 2017 Highlights
Sir Mo Farah and Kadeena Cox scoop top awards at the third Lycamobile British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards (BEDSAs)
MIND - CAMPAIGN BURST
Sporting Equals are working in partnership with MIND to help promote mental health and wellbeing to BAME communities. Health and Fitness expert Dal Dhaliwal blogs on how getting active can support your mental wellbeing.
Happy Chinese New Year!
Sporting Equals latest consumer insight identifies that the UK Chinese population does not form a cohesive integrated community, but is a complex mix of ethnic, class and professional differences