"A full English breakfast with chilli on top..."
by Kajal Nisha Patel
Leicester gained a large population of immigrants from the Indian sub-continent, and Uganda in the early 1970s. These immigrant groups make up around 40% of Leicester's population, making Leicester one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the United Kingdom. Leicester is expected by 2012 to become the first major city in Britain in which the ethnic minority population will form a majority.
These photos reflect my observations of the migrants and their descendents...