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"Most enjoyable evening attended!"
Chris Harrison


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Comments from our distinguished guests 
"Most enjoyable evening attended!"
A numberof us have been to this event over many years and there was a real consensus that this was the most enjoyable evening we could remember
Chris Harrison
"Overall I loved it"
I really enjoyed the charity dinner and the sit down dinner and I throughly enjoyed the comedian. Overall I loved it
Sandeep Panesar
"Magnificent evening!!"
Hi Poonam- very well done on organising such a magnificent evening!! All your efforts and painstakingly hard work has really paid off! You have succeeding in organising the very best of all the YIS dinners we have ever been to!
"Grand event and very enjoyable"
Dear Poonam, Just a note to congratulate you on the success of this years YIS 's annual dinner. It was a grand event and very enjoyable . Your speech was superb and very eloquently delivered. The committee had worked very hard and we are sure the chosen charities will greatly benefit. All the best for your continued success
Kumud & Indira
"Marvellous and entertaining evening"
Dearest Poonam Thank you for inviting us all to the 2014 Indian society dinner gala. We all enjoyed it very much and we're very impressed. From the entertainment to the venue, all we're exceptional. The entertainment especially was very well organised and laughing to jokes of Shazia made the event unique
Asha, Satish, Diviya and Shanu Handa
"Fantastic event!"
Dear Poonam, What can I say about this fantastic event! Deepak and I had such a brilliant time.....your organisation was spot on....timing was perfect (very unlike traditional 'indian-timing'!)...entertainment was fabulous and professional, the speakers were thought-provoking and eloquent....and food was plentiful and delicious. What more could one ask for? Roll-on April 25th 2015!!
Ragini & Deepak Prasad
"Best event..."
Dear Rajeeva & Manisha It was the best event we have attended in recent times. Everything was perfect, from hospitality to entertainment to good food. Thanks you for a lovely evening for a noble cause. Convey our thanks to your YIS colleagues. Well done.
Sanjay & Maitrayee Arya
"Delightful event"
Dear Rajeeva and Manisha, Thank you for organising such a delightful event. We enjoyed every aspect of the evening:From the venue, the food and the entertainment to the auction. Sachin is very thrilled to have won the bid for a day at Silverstone! And best of all it's for charity which always makes one feel proud. Well done to you and YIS
Rupa & Sachin
"Super evening for a super cause"
Well done to the President and all organisers!!
Preeti and Kishore
"Amazing event...."
...Beautiful cause, every bit well organised, Congratulations to the entire team!! we had a fab time
Veena and Ram Bhadra
..For organising a very successful and entertaining evening. It was a good show and we had a wonderful time. Well done for all the effort for a good cause
Sandeep & Pooja Kapoor 28/04/2012
"Well done"
Well organised evening with high quality food and entertainment
Deepa & Sanjeev Prasad
"Super successful evening !!"
Well done YIS
Anuja Natarajan
"Great time Thanks Gautam & Aruna"
Thank you for hosting such a lovely evening. It was really nice to meet you and your friends. Looking forward to the next one ! I enclose a donation for the society.
Satinder & Jasbir
Dear Mr & Mrs Chakrabarty, I am most grateful for giving me the opportunity to accompany you and participate in the good cause of the event of the 27th annual charity and celebration of the Yorkshire Indian Society on the evening of the 28th of April. I was impressed by the friendly faces of whom I knew just a few I, but my feeling was that I know everyone. The organization of the event and the choice of the place were superb. The enthusiasm of everyone, particularly the Chakrabarty, to help the needy was very touching, exemplary and enjoyable.Also, I enjoyed very much the delicious diverse food, though the meat was slightly too spicy for a mediterranean man.Dancing and music were great to a degree that I wanted them not to stop all the time. Many thanks for you and this very respectful Society.
Azzam Ismail
Just wanted to say we had a fabulous time. "There was a great atmosphere, brilliant venue, good food, good music but most of all it was refreshing to see that time was kept. Looking forward to next year already"
Ragni & Deepak
Dear Rajeeva and Manisha, We would like to extend our congratulations to you and the entire committee of the YIS for the tremendously well organised and enjoyable evening yesterday. it is indeed commendable that an event of this magnitude which encompasses entertainment, tradition and the powerful gesture of giving is successful for a 27th year running even in this period of difficult economic times. Many thanks for a fun filled event and looking forward to many more.
Pradeep and Stuti
A beautiful evening
"Brilliant evening"
A brilliant evening.... Thank You Rajeeva & Manisha
Rita Ward
"Lovely evening"
"I just wanted to say thank you for another lovely evening. I am already looking forward to next year"
Susie Maguire

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