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Press Releases

Press Releases

Press releases from the Silk River team and our project partners.

October 18, 2017 / Press Release

Exhibition at the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Silk River Unfurls - Community Programme and Exhibition at the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew as part of autumn arts festival
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October 18, 2017 / Press Release

Silk River flies Thurrock flag at Trafalgar Square Diwali celebration

Last Sunday, 15th Oct, colourful banners from Purfleet, Tilbury and East Tilbury, along with all the other Silk River scrolls, took a leading role in the Mayor of London’s annual Diwali celebration in Trafalgar Square
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September 27, 2017 / Press Release

Silk River banners carried 138 miles from Kew to Southend

After carrying the 22 Silk River banners 128 miles (206km) on foot and 10 miles (16km) by river, triumphant participants from ten areas along the Thames arrived in Southend on Sun 24th Sept.
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September 27, 2017 / Press Release

Silk River finale comes to Dartford!

Silk River finale comes to Dartford!
Last Wednesday, 20th September, DAN members joined What If Gallery, Dartford Borough Council, Kinetika, and other Silk River participants on the Dartford leg of the Silk River journey.
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September 26, 2017 / Press Release

Tilbury and East Tilbury were visited by the Silk River ‘art walk’ last week

As part of this year’s Totally Thames festival, on Fri and Sat last week Tilbury and East Tilbury celebrated the UK’s rich cultural relationship with India by hosting Silk River, a spectacular 10 day art walk.
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February 15, 2017 / Press Release, Silk River

Silk River – UK / India Year of Culture Press Release

Date: 15.02.17 Silk River, a major project led by Kinetika, is to be part of the UK-India Year of Culture....
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