Fashion designers and fashion show organisers are encouraged to donate funds to The Stephen Lawrence Centre in return for showcasing at the 1st annual BEFFTA THIS IS LOVE Concert.

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The concert which will be held on 26th May 2012 at The Hippodrome will raise funds and awareness for The Stephen Lawrence Centre.

All designers from shoes designers, to hats, clothes, jewellery, make-up and hair and wardrope stylists are welcome to be part of this fundraising initiative to keep the Centre operational.

Top musicians from different genres will perform at the BEFFTA THIS IS LOVE concert.

The fantastic line up of stars include pop sensation of the famous band Five Star – Stedman Pearson, soulful singers Omar and Dionne Reid, and RnB singer Myco Chris, Don-E.

Urban singer/songwriter and choreographer J-SoL will be performing with his full band.

The audience at the concert will also be treated to the amazing sounds of Afro-beats star May 7ven, and girl band Shiikane.

Reggae artist Dego Ranks who has recently come from a tour in The Gambia , is preparing to perform his best tracks too. The fantastic girl band 4Flava have also joined the line up.

Singer David O who has a voice to envy, will also be performing with his band at BEFFTA THIS IS LOVE concert.

Pop sensation Aisling O’Reilly who is preparing to perform with The Wanted will also give her best performance.

A spectacular dance act with brilliant choreography is expected to open the concert followed by a short movie screening.

CEO of The Stephen Lawrence Centre Paul Anderson-Walsh, Baroness Scotland, and Lee Jasper will be some of the special guests on the night.

BEFFTA THIS IS LOVE concert will also promote anti-hate/anti-violence in UK. It has received great support from top stars including Wretch32, Wiley, Scorcher, Bashy and many others.

“The amazing Stephen Lawrence centre is an asset to the community and a centre for excellence,” said Mr. Anderson-Walsh.

BEFFTA team are grateful to top designers Linda Mirembe of LinmiR designs, Asake Oge of Asake Couture and Anrette Ngafor of KiRette couture for donating their designs to be auctioned to raise money for the Stephen Lawrence Centre.

The centre needs the community support in order to stay open.

Please buy tickets and join the worthy cause and help save the centre that is changing lives.

Tickets be bought online at

All money raised will be donated to The Stephen Lawrence Centre.

If you wish to get involved as a volunteer or donate a product or service to be auctioned, please contact the team at:


  1. Hey you guys good to see ya at YFriday’s last gig woop woop!! Im looking forarwd to seeing you on the 5th woop woop!! with Susie BK!!!! Me, Susie and Eilidh Macleod Love YOU GUYS

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