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Windrush Community Celebrations takes place online for the first time

Windrush Community Celebrations takes place online for the first time Kent Equality Cohesion Council in partnership with Cohesion Plus and the North Kent Caribbean Network for the first time ever organised a special online event in celebration of the Windrush generation. Poignantly the event took place on Windrush Day and had over 100 local community … Continue reading Windrush Community Celebrations takes place online for the first time

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Solidarity around the Black Lives Matter campaign

A Statement from Cohesion Plus and the North Kent Caribbean Network on thier event around the Black Lives Matter campaign On Thursday 4th June in Gravesend’s Fort Gardens, the Kent Equality Cohesion Council, North Kent Caribbean Network and Cohesion Plus organised an event for a limited, invited number of community members to come together with … Continue reading Solidarity around the Black Lives Matter campaign

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Community Support

Community Support Kent Equality Cohesion Council and North Kent Caribbean Network organised for community members to come together with the appropriate social distance measures in place to remember and reflect on the tragic killing of George Floyd at the hands of American police officers in Minneapolis. With the Black Lives Matter movement spreading globally the … Continue reading Community Support

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Prominent figure in the Sikh community loses battle with cancer

Prominent figure in the Sikh community loses battle with cancer Tributes have poured in from around the world for Makhan Singh Johal, one of the most well-respected and prominent figures in the Sikh community in Gravesend. He sadly passed away at the age of 64 after a long battle with cancer. Makhan arrived in Gravesend … Continue reading Prominent figure in the Sikh community loses battle with cancer

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Virtual Saint George’s Day Celebrations 2020

Virtual Saint George’s Day Celebrations 2020 Despite the Covid-19 pandemic Cohesion Plus working in partnership with Kent Equality Cohesion Council, Dartford Borough Council and Gravesham Borough Council arranged a series of activities as part of virtual Saint George’s Day celebrations which took place on April 23rd. The centre piece was a short film with a … Continue reading Virtual Saint George’s Day Celebrations 2020

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