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550th Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji Inter Faith Event

As part of National Inter Faith Week, Kent Equality Cohesion Council working with local community and faith organisations arranged a special event at the Woodville to commemorate the 550th Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the founder of the Sikh faith. Some 600 people were in attendance from around Kent including representatives from Christian, … Continue reading 550th Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji Inter Faith Event

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Community comes together to celebrate Black History Month

Black History Month celebrations climaxed in the borough with a special event which was arranged by Kent Equality Cohesion Council, Cohesion Plus and the North Kent Caribbean Network in partnership with Gravesham Borough Council. Some 200 attended the event in the Council Chamber which celebrated the significant and positive contribution made by those of Caribbean … Continue reading Community comes together to celebrate Black History Month

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Dartford Festival of Light 2019

The 11th Dartford Festival of Light returned to the borough on Friday 18th October. The festival was organised by Kent Equality Cohesion Council working in partnership with Dartford Borough Council and Cohesion Plus. The aim of the festival was to celebrate what binds the communities together in Dartford through the values of respect, excellence, friendship … Continue reading Dartford Festival of Light 2019

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Swale Fusion Festival of Light wows again

Despite the wet weather Sittingbourne Town Centre was awash with colour and lights with over 2,500 participating in the 3rd Swale Fusion Festival of Light. The aim of the festival was to use the arts to bring communities together and celebrate the values of respect, excellence, friendship and equality. The celebrations were organised by Kent … Continue reading Swale Fusion Festival of Light wows again

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Annual Women’s Conference Hailed a Success

The annual Sadi Awaz Suno (Listen to our Voices) Women’s Conference took place on Thursday 19th September at the Woodville in Gravesend. The aim of the conference was to raise awareness of issues relating to mental health, modern day slavery, alcohol abuse and general well-being, issues that are not always understood or discussed within some … Continue reading Annual Women’s Conference Hailed a Success

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