ONCE A YEAR, WE HOLD A SPECIAL WALK AROUND THE TIME OF DIWALI, INDIA'S MOST POPULAR FESTIVAL. SEE HOW SOUTHALL PREPARES FOR THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS- ENJOY THE COLOURS, SOUNDS AND TASTES THAT MARK THIS CELEBRATION.
Join Monisha on this amazing journey through Southall in west London. Browse through specialty supermarkets and discover unusual ingredients that you can buy. Walk through the main street and enjoy small tastings of a couple of exclusive sweets and traditional Indian foods
Learn about the history of the area as well as how curry became so popular in Britain. The walk will take you through a variety of topics such as religious and temple feasts, the history of vegetarian food, the place of alcohol in India, regional wedding feasts and much more.