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Our Guest - Minreet Kaur
Minreet Kaur; a Freelance Journalist, TV/Radio Presenter, events host and henna artist who has a keen interest in showcasing really heart warming stories from BAME communities and the importance of faith (most importantly during the Covid Pandemic). She enjoys traveling, outdoor activities and motto in life is: Always remain in chardi kala (high spirits).
She is an experienced broadcast journalist having worked in broadcast newsrooms such as BBC and Sky, as well as in radio and online.
She won reporter of the year from Asian Media Awards for the skipping Sikh report on BBC. She has been the face of Sikh Channel, covering community, health, educational, travel and political topics facing the successful and vibrant Sikh community in the UK.
Our conversation gave us much insight into the world of journalism and challenges with covering Sikh stories. Minreet shares advice for budding journalist on how they can get ahead in this field.
I hope you enjoy the episode, its was a pleasure speaking to Minreet Kaur – thank you for gifting us with your time.
Check out how you can keep in touch with Minreet's work and see some of her work, do support her please;
'I'm divorced, so Sikh men don't want me' - BBC News
Minreet Kaur | StoryTerrace
(488) Benefits of Henna and Mental Health - YouTube
I will forever cherish the memory of sitting in the royal box at Wimbledon with my father | The Independent
My dad refuses to get the vaccine and it's straining our relationship | Metro News
Sky Apprenticeships - Apprenticeships Careers - Sky
Avtar Singh - The Sikh Coach
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