Promoting an awareness of African and Caribbean culture, through arts, educational and social programmes.


MACAs 40th Anniversary

It’s MACA’s 40th anniversary in 2024 and we are proud to be hosting RUSH, a hugely entertaining and informative show of Reggae music and the Windrush Generation. With the music of Desmond Dekker, Bob Marley and many more, played live by the JA Reggae Band.

Rush’s writer and narrator John Simmit is best known for playing Dipsy in nearly 400 episodes in BBC’s Teletubbies. His other tv credits include The Real Mckoy BBC, The Gadget Show, Channel 5), Black, British and Funny ( channel 4) As a producer ( Upfront Comedy), he has produced nationally and internationally for nearly 30 years, including tours for Gina Yashere, Curtis Walker, and the late Felix Dexter. The guardian has called him “ the man who put Black British comedy on the map “

There will be singing and dancing throughout various points of the show – Audience Members will be encouraged to stand up and dance at their seats.

Tickets – Band A: £30.00, Band B: £25.00

Tickets are available from the Central Theatre , ,170 High St Chatham, Kent, ME4 4AS or online:

Our African and Caribbean Market is back !

This time its bigger and better !

Saturday 30th March 2024
10am – 4pm

The Great Hall ( upstairs)
The Rochester Corn Exchange
Northgate, Rochester
Kent ME1 1LS

Entrance opposite Corn Exchange Car park
Free entry
There are plenty of car parks, and good public transport

We have lots of stall selling, arts, crafts, food, fashion, music, beauty , jewellry, photography, health treatments, home products, and much more !

As well as information from Medway African and Caribbean Association!

For more information email or to book a stall