Win a family ticket to Barking’s East London Mela Festival

We have teamed up with East London Mela Festival organisers Asian Star 101.6FM to offer eight readers the chance to each win a family ticket to the event.

Held in Barking Park, Longbridge Road, on July 1 the event is to be headlined by bhangra superstar Jazzy B and features a host of top international and national Asian stars.

Also appearing will be Asad Shan, who hosts Rock The Vibe on the Zing satellite channel.

A variety of mela related food and trade stalls will also be open at the event.

For your chance to win, send your name, address, telephone number and email address to: East London Mela Competition c/o Michael Adkins, Media House, 539 High Road, Ilford, Essex, IG1 1UD.

The first eight entries drawn from the postbag on the closing date of Thursday, June 21 will win a family ticket allowing entry for two adults and two children under 12.

To book tickets, call the box office on 01753 362 362 or the East London Mela Enquiry Hotline from Monday to Friday on 07841 918 434. Find out more at