Photo of poet Neelam Saredia-Brayley. Neelam is a young woman who is standing in front of a stage curtain in front of an audience. She is holding a microphone and smiling.

Q&A with Neelam Saredia-Brayley

On 10th December 2020, Ideas Test teamed up with Fly The Flag and over 30 other organisations throughout the UK, to commissioned poets to write a piece of work to mark Human Rights Day. We commissioned local poet and performer Neelam Saredia-Brayley, who wrote the poem We Are Masterpieces.   We spoke to Neelam for… Continue Reading

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Poetry Open Mic with Diversity House

To celebrate International Poetry Day, come to a Poetry Open Mic night for creative wordsmiths who would like to perform in front of supportive and like-minded group!

The Listening Post

The Listening Post explores the exciting and hugely varied stories of our local community, through a series of recorded conversations, capturing local life from the 1970s to now!

John Greenhill: Tales of Crime and Justice

Join us for fascinating stories of crime, justice and tales from the courts with local legend and retired lawyer, John Greenhill
For old and young alike, have your imaginations captured with the history of legal robes and colourful tales of the most dastardly criminals!

Sea Folk Sing: Sheerness Workshop No.6

As part of our Sea Folk Sing project, we’re running creative workshops in July & August to explore the themes of peace and reconciliation 100 years after the end of World War One. Record your WWI heritage through sound, and relive the past at this session with sound artist Jane Pitt.

Sea Folk Sing: Sittingbourne Workshop No.6

As part of our Sea Folk Sing project, we’re running creative workshops in July & August to explore the themes of peace and reconciliation 100 years after the end of World War One. Record your WWI heritage through sound, and relive the past at this session with sound artist Jane Pitt.

Sea Folk Sing: Gravesend Workshop No.6

As part of our Sea Folk Sing project, we’re running creative workshops in July & August to explore the themes of peace and reconciliation 100 years after the end of World War One. Record your WWI heritage through sound, and relive the past at this session with sound artist Jane Pitt.

Sea Folk Sing: Rochester Workshop No.6

As part of our Sea Folk Sing project, we’re running creative workshops in July & August to explore the themes of peace and reconciliation 100 years after the end of World War One. Record your WWI heritage through sound, and relive the past at this session with sound artist Jane Pitt.

Sea Folk Sing: Sheerness Workshop No.5

As part of our Sea Folk Sing project, we’re running creative workshops in July & August to explore the themes of peace and reconciliation 100 years after the end of World War One. In this workshop you’ll be able to create your own soundtrack for your WWI poem.