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Kent Mela’s and Community Festivals

KECC are pleased to be working in partnership with Cohesion Plus Kent and local authority partners on the Kent Mela’s and Community Festivals Programme.  This will take in major celebrations which coincide with the Olympics and Paralympics in Gravesham, Tunbridge Wells and Maidstone.  All the events are free and will feature an array of culturally … Continue reading Kent Mela’s and Community Festivals

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Guru Nanak Sports Festival

On Sunday May 27 the annual Guru Nanak Sport Festival took place at the Gurdwara site on Trinity Road. Around 3000 people who attended enjoyed a day of traditional sport from the Indian sub-continent. The main focal point of interest was the Kabbadi Tournament. Kabbadi is a popular sport which originates from the Indian Sub … Continue reading Guru Nanak Sports Festival

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St George’s Day Celebrations

The flag of Saint George was waved proudly in Gravesham and Dartford as some of the biggest celebrations in England to mark the day of the Patron Saint of England took place in North Kent.  Over 1250 school children took part in parades through the respective town centres which were aligned with members of the … Continue reading St George’s Day Celebrations

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Come and Celebrate Saint George’s Day

Over 1000 young people from 27 schools in Gravesham and Dartford will be taking part in community celebrations through Gravesend and Dartford town centres on April 23 to celebrate Saint Georges Day alongside musicians and creative artists. Work has been taking place in local schools over the last 6 weeks to prepare special visual arts … Continue reading Come and Celebrate Saint George’s Day

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