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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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Beat It returns to Oxford and Sandwell

Our 3 week project working with Young Dementia UK at Pitt Rivers Museum, http://University of Oxford was a great success with a performance by the group in the museum’s Clore Balcony on the last day. Every person chose to take part and play a small solo over a gentle group heartbeat. It was both moving and energising, and […]

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Dementia group plays in museum and other news

October has been hectic with several small projects coming to a close and some exciting new developments. Last Monday I went with Beat It Director Linda to the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford, for the first of three workshops held in the Museum for people with early-onset dementia and their carers.  Part of the museum’s […]

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