The Luton Mela would not be possible without the support of our sponsors. This generosity allows us to host a festival the celebrates the music, art and culture of Southern Asia. Over the last 17 years this continued support along with our team of volunteers has allowed the festival to grow to one of the most popular Mela's in the UK.
London Luton Airport Ltd (LLAL) is the company that owns Luton Airport. Our majority shareholder is Luton Borough Council, which means that Luton Airport is effectively in the public ownership of the people of Luton.
Zee TV is an Indian cable and satellite television channel owned and operated by Zee Entertainment Enterprises, a media and entertainment company based in Mumbai, Maharashtra. It majorly airs programmes in Hindi and other regional languages of India. The channel is also available in various nations of Southeast Asia, Europe, the Caribbean, the Middle East, Africa, Australasia and North America. A part of the Essel Group, it started to broadcast on 2 October 1992 as the first Hindi-language cable channel in India.
Main Stage Sponsor
Barnfield College is a Beacon College, graded ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, an Investor in People (IiP) Champion and the World Skills Champion for the Eastern region. The Federation was formed in 2007, when Barnfield broke new ground sponsoring two significantly underperforming secondary schools and creating academies. In under three years, GCSE results have more than tripled and from a position of special measures, they are now judged as ‘outstanding’ and ‘good’ by Ofsted. These are the highest results achieved in the history of these schools.
Lycaremit offers low-cost, high-speed, reliable and secure online international money transfer services as a cost-effective and convenient alternative to traditional money transfer companies and high street agents.
The Lycaremit online service enables customers to send money to friends and family across 80 countries at ultra-competitive rates. Lycaremit was born out of a vision to simplify the process of sending money abroad and to provide a fast and effective means to transfer money online, anywhere around the globe.
Lyca Radio are our official radio partners. They are proud to be supporting us this year and throughout the weekend will be broadcasting live so you can catch up with everything that is happening. Also we welcome them on board as the main stage hosts.
Prior to the event they will be running competition to win backstage passes along with keeping you updated on what is happening through out the mela weekend.
The Mall Luton is a shopping centre in Luton and has over 100 of the best stores around. You will find great fashion at Debenhams, H&M, Primar, New Look. River Island and Marks & Spencer, as well as stores like Game, HMV and Wilkinsons.
BBC Three Counties Radio is the BBC Local Radio service for the English counties of Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire (referred to as Beds, Herts and Bucks), broadcasting from studios at Grove Park in Dunstable.
Bedfordshire Police, is the territorial police force responsible for policing the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire in England, which includes the unitary authorities of Bedford, Central Bedfordshire and Luton.
The concept for creams Cafe started in 1998 after several years of research and dead ends, the determination to see it through to the end culminated with the name Creams being finally chosen in 2008. Once succinct, encompassing the values and aspirations of the experience was the focal point and soul of the brand. But it didn't reach our expectations, the idea needed to be known, the determination of the founders persisted to bring this unique concept into reality several years later with the objective of opening a flagship store in West London. With money borrowed from friends and family to complete the project, there was then an unbending commitment to making sure it was executed with careful coordination.
Luton Town Football Club is a professional association football club based at Kenilworth Road, Luton, Bedfordshire since 1905. Founded in 1885, it is nicknamed "the Hatters" and affiliated to the Bedfordshire County Football Association
Majestic Sounds are a team of experienced professionals with over 15 years of entertainment experience in the Asian entertainment market.
Majestic Sounds are made up of DJ’s & Event organizers specializing in entertainment for the Asian market. We have some of the most talented up & coming young DJ’s as well as veterans of the business.
We are without doubt – THE largest & most experienced Asian DJ service in the Home Counties. Available for Walima’s, Nikkah’s, Mehndi Nights, Wedding Receptions, Birthdays, Engagements and corporate events. We cover the whole of the UK & have performed abroad.
Punjab2000.com is a Total News & Entertainment company with online sales of CDs and DVDs, itunes affiliate for all Music genre i.e Bollywood, Bhangra, Hindi, Pakistani, Asian pop, Devotional, Arabic, Qawwalis, Remixes, Instrumental music.
The name “Punjab2000” does not mean we cover topics & news about Punjab only. Punjab is a region that is split across Pakistan & India. Punjab2000 is a brand name that people see as a source of information for news, sports, music, fashion & lifestyle from around the world & not just limited to Punjab or Punjabi events.
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Radio LAB 97.1 FM is a community radio station that broadcasts throughout Luton and Bedfordshire from the University of Bedfordshire’s Luton campus centre. We offer a wide range of alternative music from many different genres, and the diversity of music that you can hear mirrors the diversity of our presenters and the community as a whole. The station obtained a community licence in 2010 and since then theyhave been keen to showcase local talent and culture.