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Saint George’s Day 2020 celebrations cancelled

Saint George’s Day 2020 celebrations cancelled The annual Dartford and Gravesham Saint George’s day celebrations which this year was to feature 22 local schools from the areas on April 23rd have been cancelled due to the ongoing threat of Coronavirus. The celebrations which are some of the biggest in the South East are organised by … Continue reading Saint George’s Day 2020 celebrations cancelled

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Arts and Culture Celebrated as Part of Commonwealth Day Celebrations

Arts and Culture Celebrated as Part of Commonwealth Day Celebrations Local community groups from across Gravesham came together to celebrate Commonwealth Day at Saint Andrew’s Arts Centre on Tuesday 10th March. The event was organised by Cohesion Plus and Kent Equality Cohesion Council in partnership with the North Kent Caribbean Network and saw performances from … Continue reading Arts and Culture Celebrated as Part of Commonwealth Day Celebrations

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Community Dhol Beats project

Community Dhol Beats Project We are very grateful that we have been able to work with Youth Music over the last 3 years. Between 2017 and 2019 we delivered a music focused project which provided opportunities for young people to develop their skills around the Indian Dhol drum and African Djembe drum. We built upon … Continue reading Community Dhol Beats project

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Maidstone Chinese New Year Celebrations bring vibrancy to the Town Centre!

Despite the cold weather, hundreds came out to join in with the Chinese New Year celebrations which took place in Maidstone Town Centre on January 25th. Organised by Maidstone Cultural Group working in partnership with Cohesion Plus and community partners the celebrations for the Year of the Rat commenced in the Band Stand Area in … Continue reading Maidstone Chinese New Year Celebrations bring vibrancy to the Town Centre!

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Connect Kent Project

Cohesion Plus was delighted to be one of the partners for the Connect Kent Project which also featured Kent County Council, Gravesham Borough Council, LV21, Strange Cargo and Jasmin Vardimon Dance Company. This project arose through the work of the Kent Cultural Transformation Board celebrating the Turner Prize coming to Kent and was jointly funded … Continue reading Connect Kent Project

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