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Big Day Out plus more

Exciting preparations are well underway for the Big Day Out Festival which will take place on July 4th 2009, at the Riverside Leisure Area in Gravesend. Performing live on stage are the well known Brit-Asian Bhangra singer Sukshinder Shinda and Fake That a Take That tribute band, amongst others. Sukhshinder Shinda is a Birmingham born … Continue reading Big Day Out plus more

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Maidstone Mela Launch 2009

The formal launch of the Maidstone Mela will take place on July 7 between 10.30am and 11.30am.  This will be our biggest launch event to date involving 300 pupils from 6 local schools as well as a range of culturally diverse artists including Bloco Fogo and Cultural Beats. This has been made possible due to … Continue reading Maidstone Mela Launch 2009

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Flying the Flag of St George

Over 300 young people from 5 schools in Maidstone took part in a schools parade through Maidstone Town Centre on April 23 to celebrate Saint Georges Day. The schools taking part in the parade were; West Borough, St Francis, St Michaels, Archbishop Courtenay and Hollingbourne, which are all Primary Schools. The event had been organised … Continue reading Flying the Flag of St George

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Listen to Our Voices Women’s Event

Over 350 women and young girls over the age of 14 attended the Sadi Awaaz Suno (Listen to our Voices) event held at the Woodville Halls in Gravesham on Friday March 27.  The event was organised in partnership by Rethink Sahayak, North West Kent Racial Equality Council and Cohesion Plus. The aim of the event … Continue reading Listen to Our Voices Women’s Event

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Dartford Mela 2008

The sixth Dartford Indoor Mela took place on Saturday November 8th 2008 at the Mick Jagger Centre. The Mela which was organised by the North West Kent Racial Equality Council in partnership with Cohesion Plus and was supported by Dartford Borough Council and the Arts Council celebrated the diversity of Dartford through music, food and … Continue reading Dartford Mela 2008

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