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Drumming Together ventures into Wales

Beat It has been successful once again with a Big Lottery Fund grant, this time an Awards For All Wales which is enabling us to take Drumming Together to Theatr Brycheiniog in Brecon, Powys. We were pleased to be chosen as the featured project in the Big Lottery’s January newsletter, see below:

“A music project for Dementia groups in rural Wales is among those benefiting this month from National Lottery Good Causes money.

Beat it Percussion Community Interest Company in Hay-on-Wye, Powys are one of 62 projects receiving a share of £247,734 from the Big Lottery Fund’s Awards for All small grants programme. (For details of all awards, please click here.)

They receive £4,990 to deliver a Drumming Together for Dementia pilot project providing community drumming sessions at Brecon’s Theatr Brycheiniog. The dementia-friendly sessions will be for older adults who are looking for something creative and social to get involved in.

Read more here

 

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Beat It Community Drumming group

Photo by kind courtesy of Judie Waldmann

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