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Social Saturday Drumming Taster event

Friday October 13th Venue: Jubilee Park Community Centre, Powis Avenue, Tipton DY4 0RJ Time 12.30 till 2.30 Drumming Together comes to Sandwell. Free drop-in taster session, everyone welcome. Come and meet us, play on some drums and find out about our brand new project coming to Sandwell. This taster session celebrates Social Saturday, a nationwide […]

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PRIME Cymru Growth Award short film

Here is the short film made by PRIME Cymru for the Business Awards ceremony 2017. The film was made at Theatr Brycheiniog in Brecon where we hold regular Drumming Together sessions. Whilst Beat It did not win the category it was good to be shortlisted and gain recognition for the work of myself, the Directors […]

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Drumming Together groups meet again

Drumming Together resumes at Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon at a new time of 10.30 on Monday mornings. We now meet in the smaller and friendlier Meeting Room. New members are welcome to join us for this 8 week course aimed at older adults who are looking for something creative and social to get involved with. We […]

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Local press: Drumming Together in Brecon

Drumming out dementia Thursday, 6 July 2017 By Brecon and Radnor Reporter in Community News Theatr Brycheiniog CEO Martyn Green takes part in a pilot Drumming Together session aimed at helping people with dementia. THE first Welsh Dementia Friendly percussion group is starting at Theatr Brycheiniog in Brecon at the end of the summer. Lynn […]

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Beat It shortlisted for Growth Business Award

News Release 3rd July 2017 BEAT IT PERCUSSION CIC: PRIME Cymru Growth Business Award Hay on Wye based social enterprise Beat It Percussion CIC is delighted to have been shortlisted for PRIME Cymru’s Growth Business Award. Beat It runs Dementia-friendly sessions for older adults at community settings including Brecon’s Theatr Brycheiniog. Other local projects are […]

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Creative Ageing event celebrated well-being

Beat It held a lively and entertaining open workshop last Wednesday at the Courtyard Centre for the Arts in Hereford. Part of the Remember Me event this day celebrated living well with dementia and offered information sessions as well as drawing, exhibitions, singing, dance and of course our community drumming taster session. The video below […]

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