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Maidstone Community Mela 2019 a great success!

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 a great success!

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The Maidstone Community Mela is around the corner!

Preparations are nearly complete for the Maidstone Community Mela which will be returning on Sunday 14th July at Whatman Park between 12.30pm and 6pm. The Mela is organised by a partnership of community organisations led by Kent Equality Cohesion Council, the Maidstone Cultural Group and is produced by Cohesion Plus and is a celebration of … Continue reading The Maidstone Community Mela is around the corner!

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Maidstone Community Mela Launch 2019

The Maidstone Community Mela was officially launched at kalaRED Bar Restaurant on Wednesday 12th June. The event was attended by key partners including representatives from local community groups, businesses, Kent County Council, Kent Police and Maidstone Borough Council. The chief guests were the Mayor of Maidstone Cllr Marion Ring and Deputy Lord Lieutenant Mrs. Louise … Continue reading Maidstone Community Mela Launch 2019

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Maidstone Community Mela is back again!

Preparations have now started for the Maidstone Community Mela which will be taking place on Sunday 14th July at Whatman Park between 12.30pm and 6pm. The Mela is organised by a partnership of community organisations led by Kent Equality Cohesion Council and Maidstone Cultural Group and is produced by Cohesion Plus. Funding has been a … Continue reading Maidstone Community Mela is back again!

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Crowds Gather for the Maidstone Community Mela!

The Maidstone Community Mela returned to Whatman Park on Sunday 22nd July for another sun soaked day of music, food and dance after months of tireless fund raising. 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. … Continue reading Crowds Gather for the Maidstone Community Mela!

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Maidstone Community Mela Countdown

Preparations are now at an advanced stage for the annual Maidstone Community Mela and Food Festival which will be taking place in Whatman Millennium River Park on Sunday July 22nd between 12.30pm and 6pm. The free event which has been taking place in the borough since 2003 is a celebration of music, food and dance … Continue reading Maidstone Community Mela Countdown

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