Supporters of South Asian Heritage Month 2020

South Asian Heritage Month aims to commemorate, mark and celebrate South Asian history and culture, and build an understanding of the diverse heritage that continues to link the UK with South Asia. Find out more.


The division of the continent was a very British story that still affects us today and explains why so many South Asians migrated to the UK. After retracing my family’s story as part of a BBC documentary, I realised that I’d learnt nothing about this history in school and that this needed to change.

Dr. Binita Kane, Founder