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Celebrate Project Hailed a Success

300 local residents attended a special film premiere at the Woodville in Gravesend on Wednesday September 27th titled “The Journey”. Produced and written by Kent Equality Cohesion Council and Cohesion Plus working with Samuel Frain of GMM, the film featured local residents sharing their journeys. The subjects the film looked at included Indian Partition, the … Continue reading Celebrate Project Hailed a Success

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Maidstone Community Mela proves Popular at New Venue

Following months of hard work and sheer perseverance the Maidstone Community Mela took place in Whatman Park on Sunday July 16th. The Mela which has taken place in Maidstone since 2003 was organised by Cohesion Plus working in partnership with Kent Equality Cohesion Council, local partners and volunteers. The event was officially opened by Helen … Continue reading Maidstone Community Mela proves Popular at New Venue

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Gravesham Eid Celebrations

To mark the end of Ramadan Kent Equality Cohesion Council working in partnership Gravesham Borough Council and the Gravesham & Dartford Muslim Association, is planning a community celebration to mark the Festival of Eid. Eid is the festival of breaking the feast, marking the end of Ramadan. The celebration will focus on bringing the communities … Continue reading Gravesham Eid Celebrations

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Gravesham Eid Celebrations Brings Communities Together

The open air Eid celebrations on the Community Square in Gravesham which took place on July 1 were hailed a great success with around 500 people attending. Eid is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims around the world that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. The purpose of the … Continue reading Gravesham Eid Celebrations Brings Communities Together

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Gravesham Fusion Festival Brings Communities Together

Sun, Jazz, Calypso, Bhangra, Bollywood, Irish Dance, Eastern European Folk and street art were on the menu at the Fusion Festival which took place across Gravesend Town Centre on Saturday June 17, proving to be popular with shoppers. They were able to witness a range of performances at key locations in the Town Centre including … Continue reading Gravesham Fusion Festival Brings Communities Together

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