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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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Police Community Meeting

Kent Equality Cohesion Council working with Kent Police arranged a community meeting which took place in Gravesend at the Civic Centre on the 12th September. Community groups from across Gravesham and Dartford were in attendance, where they learnt more about what Kent Police are doing around Stop and Search, recruitment, gangs and the local crime … Continue reading Police Community Meeting

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Charity Community Cricket Match

A charity cricket match took place on Thursday 22nd August at Gravesend Rugby Club which raised £260 for the Mayor of Gravesham’s charity fund. It featured a Kent Equality Cohesion Council Community XI and the Kent Police XI. The Mayor of Gravesham Cllr Gurdip Bungar was in attendance to see a highly competitive match which … Continue reading Charity Community Cricket Match

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Maidstone Community Mela 2019

The Maidstone Community Mela in Whatman Park again proved to be popular with over 3000 attending the annual celebration of music, food and dance from around the world. The Mela which is organised by a small group of community partners and volunteers led by Kent Equality Cohesion Council, the Maidstone Cultural Group and Cohesion Plus … Continue reading Maidstone Community Mela 2019

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