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Inclusive Music making event at Zinc Arts

Music Net East are holding an information day at Zinc Arts on Tuesday 9th July between 12 – 2pm

Music Net has been set up to promote ‘Using music making to promote positive personal and social outcomes for children and young people’

  • Advice and discussion for anyone running services for children, young people and families, could music making work for your service
  • Career development information for music leaders and teachers.
  • Advice on training and qualifications for those new to running workshops.
  • Funding information for individuals and organisations
  • Live music seesion and activites

Book your place now : ring 01277 365626 or email


More News & Media

Considering recent developments and guidelines provided by the Government, to protect our Members we have decided to suspend the charities programme for the time being.

DSE21 are pleased to hear about a group that has recently started in the Colchester area for families with young children.

On the 6th April 2019 DSE21 held an bike riding session at Just Ride Southend. Just Ride are a charity who specialise in inclusive bike riding using a running track to give people with disabilities the opportunity to experience bike riding in a safe and secure environment.

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A big thank you to Ruby Tibbs and her friends Maisie Harrison and Katie Johnson who ran a second hand handbag stall at the Rise Park fun day to celebrate its 80th anniversary.