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Rana Sahota added to Maidstone Mela bill

Emerging Bhangra star Rana Sahota will be performing at the Maidstone Mela on Sunday. A late addition to the bill, he takes the place of ‘2 for 1’ who had to pull out for personal reasons. Rana will be singing from his forthcoming album. He has won may plaudits for his debut album last year … Continue reading Rana Sahota added to Maidstone Mela bill

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Maidstone Mela Launch 2010

The formal launch of the Maidstone Mela took place on July 14 with some 350 children joined by teachers and parents parading through the town centre led by Dhol Players, African Drummers and the Bloco Fogo Samba Group. The launch was made possible due to funding secured from Arts Council England. The schools worked with … Continue reading Maidstone Mela Launch 2010

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Maidstone Mela launches with schools parade

In preparation for the Mela, to be held over two days in September, the young pupils will be parading through Maidstone town centre to celebrate the start of the Mela. This year the Maidstone Mela, which celebrates diversity through music, food and dance, promises to top last year’s popularity and be bigger and better than … Continue reading Maidstone Mela launches with schools parade

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