Arriva Supporting the Local Community
Arriva are once again delighted to have joined in with the Sikh celebration of Vaisakhi.
The religious festival marks the Sikh new year, commemorating the birth of the Sikh Khalsa. It doubles as a spring harvest festival and is also celebrated by Hindus and other faith communities.
Arriva took part in the colourful parade celebrations through the city centre to show their support to the Sikh community of Leicester providing transport for the day which saw thousands of people taking part.
John Murphy, General Manager for Arriva Midlands, commented: “As a business we are extremely proud of the part we play in supporting our local communities, and are delighted to have been able to support such a wonderful celebration once again.”