HASWA celebrated Vaisakhi, the harvest festival of Punjab and birth of the Khalsa, on the 25th April 2015 at the HASWA centre. It was a community function and Sansar Singh Narwal; Secretary of HASWA welcomed everybody to the Vaisakhi celebration. He said that events like these help unite communities and brings together people of all faiths and ethnicities. Amongst the guests were MP for Hornchurch and Upminster Dame Angela Watkinson, MP for Dagenham & Rainham Jon Cruddas and the Deputy Mayor of Havering Councillor Barbara Matthews and Councillor Melvin Wallace delivered messages of goodwill. Everyone enjoyed the Dhol and the violin performances, singing by the ladies group and raffle. DJ Surinder Tiwari had everyone dancing to Bhangra music and authentic Indian cuisine was enjoyed by all.