Sam Bailey’s Pukaar Magazine Cover

2013 X Factor winner Sam Bailey was interviewed for the cover and feature article of the July-September edition of Pukaar Magazine, a brand new glossy publication aimed at the local communities of Leicestershire. The magazine aims to be a true reflection of the diversity of Leicester as a multicultural city, with a specific focus on local human interest stories. Previous features include a contemporary Indian dancer and the secrets behind the search for King Richard III.

As a proud resident herself, Sam discusses what life has been like since her meteoric rise to fame in late 2013.

The magazine is available from 5th July and can be viewed at