The Philippine Centre in partnership with ABS-CBN TFC Europe held the 32nd Barrio Fiesta sa London on 16-17 July at Apps Court Farm, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey.
Philippine Ambassador to the UK Evan P. Garcia attended on both days and delivered a speech at the opening program. He also witnessed the launching of ABS-CBN Foundation Europe by Head of Global Operations Raffy Lopez.
The Deputy Mayor of Elmbridge, Councillor Rachael I. Lake and her consort attended the event.
The Philippine Embassy provided consular consultation service, Pag-IBIG and SSS also offered their services, while DOT-London conducted tourism promotion activities at the venue.
The event featured popular performing artists including Sam Kazuko (Janella Salvador), Kevin Sebastian (Elmo Magalona), Vina Morales, Robin Padilla, Jodi Sta. Maria, Negi, Kim Chiu, Xian Lim, Darren Espanto and Martin Nievera. They were joined by UK-based talents such as Jahna Lucero, Joel Miranda, Zandra Flores, Code Ninety, Al Pha Bet, Susan Lovejoy, Carmela Finnigan, Philippine Centre Cultural Society, Ivy Grace Paredes, Bristol Group, T Max, Chloe Ragrag, Ryegel, Arianna Morgan, Nicholas Olaes, Mountain Province Contingent, Philippine Centre Cultural , Ambie da Diva, Rye Serneo, Maniland Glamour Girls, Dee Channel, and Tara Flanagan.