Tag: Rochester

The Ralph Steadman Art and Design Scholarship

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Rochester Independent College have announced the 2nd Ralph Steadman Art and Design Scholarship, offering a 100% Sixth Form scholarship to a talented art student currently in Year 11. Former WOW magazine readers will remember the inaugural ‘The Best of… Art Competition’ which launched the Ralph Steadman Art and Design Scholarship. Well, it’s back!

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The Rochester and North Kent Music and Drama Festival

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Entry is now open for this wonderful annual event, celebrating amateur dramatics and all genres of music from across the area. Formerly known as the Medway Festival of Music, Speech and Drama, the event is in its 41st year and has expanded to include North Kent. It will take place at the Pilkington Building, University of…

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#RLF2016: The Turtle Moves

Come along and join in a wonderful day of fun and craft activities planned for all ages on Saturday, October 8. ‘The Turtle Moves’, inspired by Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series, sees a Juvenile Crafters’ Guild appear, as if by magic, in Rochester’s Community Hub, where you can design your own Luggage or bring to life a…

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Feature: Introducing the Huguenot Museum, by Emma Dewhurst

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Kent’s Rochester High Street is about to gain another gem: Britain’s first museum of Huguenot history opens on 13 May 2015.  A quiet transformation has been effected at the heart of Rochester High Street. Since September 2014, the top two floors of the building which houses Medway’s Visitor Information Centre have been stripped back, re-envisaged…

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