Activities calendar

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2022. Many activities this year will take place virtually, and an icon identifies these on the list below. You can also filter online/ socially distanced in-person activities using the controls above.

  • Friday 15 October

    What is your sacred place? 

    Kirklees Council, WF12 8DG. 0.00 – Wednesday 20 October 0.00
    We’d like you to share a place that is sacred to you. It could be a place where you find calm, peace and serenity. It could be a place of worship but doesn’t have to be. It could be a…

  • Thursday 21 October

    Inter Faith Photo Competition

    SA1 8EN. 0.00 – Thursday 11 November 17.00
    In preparation for Interfaith week Swansea Council together with Swansea University, CampusLife and the Swansea Interfaith Forum are running a Photo Competition.

    - Take a picture of a place where you feel most connected…

  • Saturday 30 October

    Discover Islam Day

    Friends Meeting House, 12A Queen Parade, Harrogate HG1 5PP. 11.00 – 16.00
    A Discover Islam Day, open to everyone to come and ‘Discover Islam’ in a friendly and informative manner. There will be light refreshments and snacks being served and, aside from the Exhibition, there will be activities such as Henna painting,…

  • Monday 1 November

    Art competition for Inter Faith Week

    Watford Boys Grammar School, Rickmansworth Road, Watford, WD18 7JF. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Years 7-9 art competition.…

    Diwali workshop

    Southam College, Welsh Road West, CV47 0JW
    Students learn about Diwali and the Sikh story behind Diwali. Students create models of the golden temple

    Inter Faith Art Competition

    West Boldon Primary School, Hindmarch Drive, West Boldon, Tyne and Wear, NE36 0HX. 9.00 – Thursday 18 November 15.00
    A PowerPoint has been created for a teachers to deliver an Inter Faith standalone lesson. This is to discuss with the children the importance of learning about different religions and our communities.

    The children will create a…

  • Wednesday 3 November

    Inter Faith Week Photo Challenge 2021

    Trinity Church of England School, Taunton Road, Lee, London, SE12 8PD. 9.00 – Friday 19 November 15.00
    Send in a photo of you doing an activity related to your faith to be in with a chance of winning a prize.…

  • Thursday 4 November

    Knife Angel exhibition

    Blackburn Cathedral, BB1 5AA
    The Knife Angel sculpture will be outside Blackburn Cathedral from 4th - 29th November, as a catalyst for dialogue, education, and reflection about knife crime.
    On the morning of November 17th there will be a faith leaders workshop on…

  • Friday 5 November

    Inter Faith Tea

    King's College London, Waterloo Campus, Stamford Street, London, SE1 9NH. 16.12 – 23.59
    Come along to chat about your faith or learn about other people's - or just relax and sample some tasty snacks from around the world. And, listen out for our 'Faith Disco' playlist, full of music from different faith traditions.…

  • Sunday 7 November

    Collecting Food for the Homeless

    Manchester, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    Sikh Sewa Organisation Manchester joined together with The Friendship Circle to collect food for the homeless in the two weeks leading up to Mitzvah Day. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Week of Prayers and devotion on Hope for the Environment.

    Deiniol cafe, Deiniol center, Bangor, LL57 1NW.. 11.00 – Sunday 14 November 16.00
    Bangor Interfaith group will run a week of Prayer and Devotion on the theme of Hope for the Environment. Christian, Unitarian and Bahai representatives will be running their own style of service on three of the weekdays plus an Opening…

  • Monday 8 November

    Art competition

    Nottingham Trent University, 50 Shakespeare St, Nottingham NG1 4FQ, . 0.00 – Thursday 18 November 0.00
    As part of Interfaith Week, the Chaplaincy and Faith Support team are running an art competition. Submissions can be any form of art using any medium. Including photographs, images, drawings, paintings, sculptures, poetry, text or calligraphy. Entries should depict religion…

    Votes for Schools Inter Faith Week Question

    VotesforSchools, 2.4 The Leather Market, 11-13 Weston St, Bermondsey, London SE1 3ER
    For #interfaithweek this year, and with Christmas on the horizon, we asked 4-18 year olds if they thought we should all take part in more religious celebrations. Here’s how they voted:…

    10 Years of Near Neighbours (Inter Faith event)

    Manchester Cathedral, Victoria Street, Manchester M3 1SX.. 10.30 – 13.00
    Celebrating 10 Years of Near Neighbours. As it is also a week before Interfaith Week 2021, the event will open with an official welcome from local faith leaders, followed by showcase of the work of Near Neighbours in Greater Manchester.…

    Inter faith reflections on COP26: a Hindu/Christian conversation

    Bath. 19.30 – 21.00
    A conversation between Jasmine Khatri, Hindu Climate Action, and Rev Ian Souter, Christian Action For the Environment in Bath and North East Somerset (CAFE BANES), followed by discussion.…

  • Tuesday 9 November

    Faith at Work

    London, UK. 11.00 – Thursday 9 December 12.00
    This webinar highlights the importance of faith for some employees, why it is important to understand their beliefs and how to improve faith inclusion in your workplace.

    During this webinar we will consider:


  • Wednesday 10 November

    Inter Faith Week 2021 Photo Competition

    Bridgend, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 14 November 0.00
    1. Take a photo of where you feel most connected to your faith.
    2. Write a short caption, including the area name
    3. Submit by 14 November by emailing…

    Poetry activity for Inter Faith Week

    John Scurr Primary School, Cephas Street, London, E1 4AX. 0.00 – 0.00
    A Year 6 classroom activity using poetry to explore faith.…

    Faith and Environmentalism: from Justice to Action

    London, UK. 19.00 – 19.30
    An online Clubhouse event discussing themes around environmentalism and eco-[inter]faith action, faith values and stewardship, and humanitarianism and clean energy.

    Speakers: Hajar Al-Kaddo, Researcher Associate at the Humanitarian Engineering and Energy for Displacement (HEED) project at Coventry…

  • Thursday 11 November

    Launch of new church buildings resource

    Working with the Baptist Union of Great Britain, the United Reformed Church has produced a new resource for local churches entitled ‘The use of church buildings by people of other faith communities’. The booklet has been launched in time for…

    Visiting jLiving

    London, UK
    Staff from Hampstead & Highgate Express visited residents at jLiving sheltered housing. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Inter Faith and Cultural Awareness Event

    Bradford, UK. 10.30 – 16.00
    A tour of places of worship to provide a brief understanding of the Sikh, Hindu and Muslim faiths.

    10:30: Meet for a briefing session at the YABA offices, based at Bradford City of Culture Offices, City Park,…

    Learn About Diwali

    20 Great Smith St, London SW1P 3BT. 11.00 – 12.00
    An opportunity for civil servants from the Department for Education to learn about the origins and meaning of Diwali and enjoy music, dance, presentations, speakers, and a panel discussion.…

    Myth Busting: Islam

    20 Great Smith St, London SW1P 3BT. 12.00 – 14.00
    A 'myth busting session' with the Department for Education Interfaith Network, for colleagues who may be uncertain or curious about Islam and would like to learn more about the religion and the impact Islamophobia has on Muslim people in the…

    Launch Event - Official Opening by Deputy to the Lord Mayor

    Margaret Street, Birmingham, B3 3BX. 14.15 – 15.45
    Short presentations on behalf of Birmingham Council of Faiths, Birmingham City Council and Birmingham Faith Leaders Group, Women's Federation for World Peace, Birmingham Faith Map, and Migration stories.…

    Outreach West London - Murder Mystery Dinner

    GIFTO's Lahore Karahi, 162-164 The Broadway, Southall UB1 1NN. 18.30 – 23.00
    Outreach West London have hired 5 actors from Murder Mystery Meals Company, who will be managing the event for us. From the moment our guests arrive, they will be immersed in the murder mystery plot. The five actors mingle with…

    A Gathering for Peace

    St George's Square, Park Mall, Ashford, TN24 8RY . 19.30 – 21.00
    A gathering for peace with the Ashford Interfaith Group.

    7:30: Short reflections on peace from Baha'i, SIG Buddhism, Islam, Humanist, Methodist, ICM Pentecostal, Unitarian, Church of England, Ethiopian Orthodox, Baptist, and Hinduism.


    Meet your Muslim Neighbour - Lounge

    Gilda Brook Social Club, 34 Wellington Road, Eccles, Manchester M30 0NP. 19.30 – 21.00
    A Thursday Night Lounge with the Muslim community. Get to know the local Muslim community better in a non-religious/non-theological forum. Individuals are free to discuss and learn more about each other's perspectves, community and heritage. There is also a community…

  • Friday 12 November

    Pupil discussion with faith leaders on faith responses to the climate crisis

    Eden Boys’ Leadership Academy, Syedna Way, Bradford BD8 9AR. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils joined by faith representatives from Judaism- Rabbi Lisa Barratt, Reverend Ann Russell- Christianity, and Islam - Imam Shaffi to explore faith responses to the climate crisis.

    St Andrews Church and Kehillah North London Shabbat meal

    Stoke Newington
    Kehillah North London invited members of St Andrew's Church to join them for Shabbat prayers and meal and to learn together. Part of a sharing programme organised by the Council of Christians and Jews.…

    Inter Faith Week begins early at St Columba’s

    St Columba's college, King Harry Ln, St Albans AL3 4AW
    Inter Faith Week starts early at St Columba’s RE, with a fantastic session with Ms Jaffar from the Maths Department who shared her experience of Hajj.…

    Dharam & Diversity: A Sikh Perspective

    London, UK. 11.25 – 23.59
    An online webinar about the understanding, challenges, and opportunities about the diversity of life. With keynote speaker Dr Jasdev Rai, General Secretary of the British Sikh Consultative Forum, and Founder and Director of the Sikh Human Rights Group.…

    Interfaith Dialogue

    Clifton Road Mosque, 17 Clifton Rd, Balsall Heath, Birmingham B12 8SX. 12.00 – 14.00
    An interfaith dialogue hosted by Clifton Road Mosque…

    Faith and Climate Justice

    Breathing Space, Portland Building, DMU, The Gateway, LE1 9BH. 14.00 – 16.00
    While climate change affects everyone, it does not affect everyone equally. Come along to the event to find out more from the Sustainability Team. As part of Interfaith Week we will hear from Leicester’s diverse faith communities on how to…

    Inter Faith Friday Night Dinner

    London, UK. 19.00 – Friday 19 November 21.30
    CCJ is pairing local Christians and Jews with one another, inviting them to spend an inter faith evening together. Jewish hosts will entertain local members of Christian communities, and welcome them to a traditional ritual of the Jewish Sabbath.

    Inter Faith Friday Night Dinner

    Durham University, Durham, UK. 19.30 – 21.00
    An inter faith Friday Night Dinner activity, hosted by Durham University Jewish Society.…

  • Saturday 13 November

    Visits from people of different faiths

    Brighstone CE Aided Primary School, New Road, Brighstone, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 4BB
    Some visitors of different faiths (Hinduism, Islam, Christianity and Judaism) will visit the school throughout the week, to talk with the children about their faith. It will involve discussions and pictures of different religious festivals, as well as the chance…

    Women Together Cook and Eat Session

    Ravensthorpe Community Centre, 24 Garden Street, Dewsbury WF13 3AR. 10.00 – 13.30
    Coming together to share traditional family recipes. Sharing the stories behind them and the enjoyment of food with friends.…

    Community exhibition of children’s artwork and of responses on faith and the environment

    Birkenhead Central Library, Borough Rd, Birkenhead CH41 2XB
    An exhibition of local school children's work and the three Abrahamic faiths' responses to the natural world during Inter Faith Week. There will also be an opportunity to make a pledge and attach it to our new 'Interfaith Tree'. Tree…

    Tree Planting

    Little Hadham Village Hall, The Ford, Little Hadham, Ware, SG11 2BP. 10.00 – Saturday 20 November 12.00
    Planting young saplings (150) at Little Hadham, East Hertfordshire. Come and join us. Families welcome.…

    Sandwell Breathes

    Shri Venkateswara (Balaji) Temple, Dudley Road E, Tividale, Oldbury, B69 3DU. 10.00 – 16.00
    An event at the Balaji Temple, including children's activities, a nature walk, yoga and a workshop to look at how the community and Temple can work together around air quality issues.…

    Tree Loving Care

    Clifton Bridge, York. 11.00 – 13.00
    Visit to the Interfaith Tree site to do the first clear up since 2019. …

    A conversation on ‘rights and equalities’ and on ‘privileges and duties’.

    Al-Mahdi Institute, 60 Weoley Park Rd, B29 6QZ. 23.45 – 23.59
    A conversation on 'rights and equalities' and on 'privileges and duties' and on how to progress as as civil society. A live forum with diverse panel and guests
    Register by email.…

  • Sunday 14 November

    Interfaith Sculpture Park

    All Saints Farm, Ashford Road, Romney Marsh TN28 8TH
    Guided Tours of the Interfaith Sculpture Park on Romney Marsh. Telephone the IMOS Foundation to arrange date and time 01797 363099. Individuals and groups welcome. Takes about an hour. The sculpture park surrounds the ruined 12th century church of Hope…

    Remembrance Sunday (Huddersfield)

    Kirklees Council . 0.00 – Monday 15 November 0.00
    Saturday 6 November 2021
    There will be a brief service dedicating the Garden of Remembrance at Market Place, Huddersfield at 10.50 am on Saturday 6 November.
    Sunday 14 November 2021
    The Remembrance Sunday parade…

    Remembrance Sunday (Dewsbury)

    Kirklees Council . 0.00 – 0.00
    Wednesday 10 November 2021
    There will be a brief service dedicating the Garden of Remembrance at the Memorial Gardens, Longcauseway, Dewsbury at 10.30 am on Wednesday 10 November.

    Sunday 14 November 2021

    Year 8 Peace Walk

    61 Derry Rd, Strabane BT82 8LD
    Year 8s walking around the school, culminating in a photo of whole year group linking arms- venue school quad…

    RE Department Inter Faith Exhibition

    Strabane Academy, 61 Derry Rd, Strabane, BT82 8LD. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    A sample of work created by pupils across Key Stage 3 will be exhibited alongside quotes and challenging questions, to encourage dialogue between those who view the exhibition. Pupils will visit throughout the Week, and on Thursday 18th Nov a…

    Art and Poetry Inter Faith Competition

    Strabane Academy, 61 Derry Rd, Strabane BT82 8LD
    Write a poem or create an artwork that celebrates Inter Faith Week. The piece should illustrate the importance of mutual respect and dialogue, and celebrate diversity of faith in communities.…


    Strabane Academy, 61 Derry Rd, Strabane, BT82 8LD
    KS3 picture quiz - laminating pictures and asking for the images of famous religious people or religious artefacts to be identified. Prize for the winner.…

    Coffee and a convo in the hospital Chapels

    Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, Mytton Oak Rd, Shrewsbury SY3 8XQ. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    Hospital staff and volunteers have been invited to visit the hospital Chapels to speak to a Chaplain to learn more about the service, how it is growing and changes being introduced to adopt a more multi faith approach. …

    Mid & South Essex NHS Foundation Trust Inter Faith Week Prize Quiz

    Mid & South Essex NHS Foundation Trust, Basildon Hospital, Nethermayne, BASILDON, Essex, SS14 2NG
    The Mid & South Essex NHS Foundation Trust chaplaincy teams have put together a short online prize quiz for staff to engage with major world faith and belief festivals and times of reflection. …

    Places of Worship Photo Competition

    Walsall, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    Share or take a photograph of a place of worship in Walsall (of your choice) with a few words on what it means to you.…

    Inter Faith Week exhibition

    Milton Keynes University Hospital, Standing Way, Eaglestone, Milton Keynes, MK6 5LD. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    An exhibition of work by school pupils reflecting the different world views held across Milton Keynes. Students have been invited to produce a poster, poem, piece of artwork or written piece, reflecting on their beliefs or worldview, whether they have…

    ‘Keeping the faith’

    Oldham Hulme Grammar, Chamber Road, Oldham, OL8 4BX. 0.00 – 0.00
    Staff and students have shared personal reflections on faith during the pandemic. …

    Walking trails of Cardiff

    As Part of Inter Faith Week, St Mary's Church, Cardiff encouraged members of the public to take part in its self-guided walking tours of the religious history of Cardiff. …

    Sharing Veronica’s Story

    As part of its marking of Inter Faith Week, Weldmar Hospicecare shared the story of Veronica, one of its volunteer chaplains, via a special blog post.…

    Inter Faith Week - a blog

    Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    Ruth-Anne Lena, Programme Director at UCL's Centre for Holocaust Education, reflects on the conjunction/proximity of Inter Faith Week, Remembrance Sunday and Mitzvah Day and the values and vital messages at their heart.

    Trust Nurse Services video

    To mark Inter Faith Week, Trust Nurse Services shared a short video about the Week on social media.…

    Strengthening positive inter faith relations

    Fanum House, 484 Derby Rd, Lenton, Nottingham, NG7 2GW. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    NATH is using this week to strengthen positive inter faith relations and increase awareness of all the special and unique faiths and beliefs in the UK.…

    Exploration of old Primitive Methodist chapels used by other faiths & denominations

    Englesea Chapel and Museum, Englesea Brook Lane, Englesea Brook, Crewe, Cheshire, CW2 5QW
    For Inter Faith Week the Englesea Brook Chapel and Museum is exploring old Primitive Methodist chapels used by other faiths and denominations, celebrating that they still offer worship, community and learning. Throughout the week it is posting links to information…

    Interfaith competition

    Wirral Met College, Europa Boulevard. Birkenhead, CH41 4NT
    Staff competition on intranet. Staff invited to send in their most positive inter faith quote - the most positive quote will receive a shopping voucher! Wirall Met staff only. …

    Inter Faith Week social media series of contributions from faith communities

    NR30 2SW
    Inter Faith Week aims to strengthen good inter-faith relations, increase awareness of different and distinct faith communities and increase understanding between people of religious and non-religious belief. To help achieve this aim, we are posting a contribution from a different…

    Film Screening - ‘The Branches are Hope, the Roots are Memory’

    Bradford, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A screening of the short film 'The Branches are Hope, the Roots are Memory' by Sema Basharan, which explore Bradford's religious diversity, peace heritage and grassroots activism. Followed by a discussion and Q&A.…

    Daily Reflections- Interfaith Week starting on Remembrance Sunday 14th November through to Saturday 20th November 2021

    Redbridge, UK. 0.00 – Saturday 20 November 0.00
    To mark this special week Redbridge Faith Forum trustees and local faith leaders have recorded a daily video clip reflecting on the topic of “Recovering and Reconnection”. These reflections are from their respective faith perspective.

    Inspirational Quotes from Different Faiths

    Windsor and Maidenhead, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    Windsor and Maidenhead Community Forum will share an inspirational quote from different faiths.…

    Get to know the faith socs

    160 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, L3 5TR
    This week is an an incredible opportunity for everyone, regardless of faith, to celebrate and highlight the diverse and vibrant community of faiths across campus. Meet our 10 amazing faith societies for you to join, with over 350 members, diverse…

    Celebrating Different Faith Perspectives

    Old Town Hall, King William St, Ewood, Blackburn BB1 7DY
    This Inter Faith Week, we’re celebrating the different faith perspectives that ESOL students bring to the classroom. One learner, Samira who came to Blackburn from Azerbaijan, said: “I love our class and I love our students because each of us…

    Network Rail Exhibition, King’s Cross

    King's Cross Railway Station, Euston Road, London, N1 9AL. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    An exhibition at King's Cross by Network Rail's Multi-Faith Network, with a number of boards displaying facts about different faiths and beliefs.…

    Creative interfaith display

    The Donna Louise Hospice, 1 Grace Road, Trentham, ST4 8FN
    The Children and Young People at The Donna Louise Children's Hospice, have been decorating World Faith Symbols and have created a World Map and Treasure Chest, for an interfaith display at the hospice.

    We are using the…

    Inter Faith Week art series in celebration of Inter Faith Week

    A curated series of images by for Inter Faith Week, aiming to celebrate faith and belief unity with community cohesion through the Creative Arts. ArtSikh is grateful to be able to work with artists from diverse backgrounds and communities who…

    LGBT+ People of Faith

    Manchester, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    To celebrate both Inter Faith Week and Trans Awareness Week, The Proud Trust are sharing facts and images to highlight different LGBT+ people of faith.…

    Surrey History Centre Archives

    Surrey History Centre, 130 Goldsworth Road, Woking, Surrey GU21 6ND. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    Surrey History Centre have been sharing a number of pieces from their collections related to Surrey History and faith.…

    Inter Faith Flag

    Leeds, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    The Inter Faith Flag will be flying at Leeds Town Hall throughout Inter Faith Week.…

    Faith Community Videos

    London, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    The Metropolitan Police are sharing short videos on their 'MPS Communities' Twitter, showing members of different faith communities speaking about the importance of inter faith in the community.…

    What faith can offer a secular society

    Hope Church, Villa Road, Luton LU2 7NT
    Inter Faith Week interview with the founders of Faiths Against Child Sexual Exploitation (FACES). FACES is Luton based Christian and Muslim partnership that’s been working to strengthen resilience in faith communities and enhance child sexual exploitation awareness since 2016.…

    Videos about Religious Organisations

    Braintree, Essex, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    Braintree District Council are posting videos to their Twitter account of staff from various faith-based organisations and projects across the Braintree District.…

    Food Challenge

    Cardiff, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    Interfaith Council for Wales invited its members to enjoy a meat free week in order to reduce their carbon footprint and reflect on COP26. This was accompanied by scriptural passages and spiritual thoughts from different faiths, which were posted daily…

    Inter Faith Week at Bolton St Catherine’s Academy

    Bolton St Catherine's Academy, Stitch-Mi-Lane, Breightmet, Bolton BL2 4HU
    The Ethos Group have been looking at Inter Faith Week, and the importance of celebrating and respecting the diversity of faiths
    represented in the school community and beyond.
    They particularly think this is important as they also…

    Facts About Faiths

    Cardiff, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    For each day in Inter Faith Week, Race Equality First shared facts about different faith traditions, as well as messages from staff about the importance of faith communities and inter faith, and links to video and audio interviews about faith…

    Faith Facts

    London South Bank University, 103 Borough Road, London, SE1 0AA. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    Each day in Inter Faith Week London South Bank University's Multifaith Chaplaincy posted facts about different faiths on their Instagram account.…

    Inter Faith Workshop

    Rosslyn Unitarian Chapel, 3 Pilgrim's Place, London, NW3 1NG. 0.00 – 0.00
    A workshop run by Hampstead Unitarians to explore dialogue between religions. Hindu Unitarian speaker Indra Sikdar spoke about the diverse origins of the Hindu faith and its pluralistic approach which teaches that there are 'many ways to God'. The Muslim…

    Fire and Rescue Post

    Luton, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service posted photos from 2017 of firefighters from Luton enjoying food donations from the local Muslim community, and engaging with their children.…

    FB series about the Week

    Church Street, Barnsley S70 2YW. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Facebook posts about the Week, its history and activity possibilities…

    Inter Faith Week visit

    St Margaret's Hospice Taunton - Heron Drive, Taunton TA1 5HA. 0.00 – 0.00
    St Margaret’s Hospice marked Interfaith Week with a special visit from Carter Weleminsky, Interfaith and Belief Co-ordinator for the Community Council for Somerset (CCS).

    Spotlighting Inter Faith Initiative

    Ballymena. 0.00 – 0.00
    Creative Lives posted to highlight the 2020 'Care for Creation' project by Ballymena Church Members Forum, which celebrated our natural world, aiming to highlight environmental concerns and how people can all work together to “Care for Creation”.…

    Video - Aims of Inter Faith Week

    Stevenage, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Trust Nurse Services posted a short video outlining the main aims of Inter Faith Week.…

    Hospice celebration of support from faith communities and call for volunteers

    Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice Care, Waverley Lane, Farnham, Surrey GU9 8BL. 0.00 – 0.00
    This week (14-21st November) is Inter Faith Week, so we celebrate the contribution which members of our different faith communities make to their neighbourhoods.
    At Phyllis Tuckwell, we would not be able to provide our important supportive and…

    Videos About the Importance of Inter Faith

    London, UK. 0.00 – Monday 6 December 23.59
    Faith & Belief Forum posted videos of different staff and supporters speaking about the importance of inter faith, as well as the importance of faith to their own lives.…

    Have a Coffee On Us

    Essex, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    The Faith Centre at the University of Essex hosted a coffee and conversations event; encouraging people to sign up to chat to people of different faiths.…

    Chaplaincy and Hospice Care

    Worthing, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    St Barnabas Hospice and Chestnut Tree House Children's Hospice posted a video of their Pastoral Care Lead speaking about the importance of chaplaincy in hospice care.…

    Hospice Displays

    Douglas Macmillan Hospice, Barlastan Road, Stoke-on-Trent, ST3 3NZ. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    Douglas Macmillan Hospice displayed a number of displays around their sites on the themes of similarity, difference and shared values. They also posted on social media about the importance of religious care in hospices.…

    Inter Faith Coffee Morning

    Swindon, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A coffee morning for employees with the Innovate UK Multifaith Network.…

    Webinar - Faith in the Workplace

    Swindon, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A webinar on 'Faith in the Workplace' with Innovate UK Multifaith Network.…

    Spiritual Thoughts and Recipes

    Cardiff, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    The Interfaith Council for Wales posted spiritual thoughts from different faiths, accompanied by recipes.…

    Inter Faith Week board

    Lismore Comprehensive School, Drumgask, Craigavon, Co. Armagh BT65 5DU. 0.00 – 0.00
    Lismore Comprehensive School posted an image of the 'Inter Faith Week' board in their RE department to their 'RE @ Lismore' Twitter account.…

    Speed Faithing

    Speed faithing is a religious twist on speed dating; an event which involves a series of quick rounds of opportunities to meet people and talk about faith, religion, beliefs, and anything else you can fit in a short conversation.

    Roots to Parliament: Inter Faith Week

    Houses of Parliament, Westminster, London, SW1A 1AA
    The Speaker of the House of Commons will be installing an exhibition in Portcullis House to celebrate Inter Faith Week and share stories of religion and faith from people who work across the House of Commons, including MPs. The display…

    Inter Faith Week Buddies

    Truro, UK. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    The scheme involves two people of different faiths holding a conversation to share their thoughts on topics such as:
    How does your faith shape your daily life?
    What, in your faith encourages service to others in society?

    South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership (SLEDP) At Home Twice Daily

    Kendal. 7.00 – Sunday 21 November 19.30
    South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership (SLEDP) will support the holding of 2 sessions at home every day of Inter Faith Week in support of Inter Faith Week. These will be at 7am and 7pm for half an hour. Please…

    Inter-Faith Form Quiz

    Tollbar Academy, Station Road, New Waltham, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN36 4RZ
    Students are tasked with completing an inter-faith based quiz after a discussion led by Form Tutors and then developed within RE lessons.…

    Reflections on Key Individuals

    Belfast. 9.00 – Sunday 21 November 9.30
    Each day throughout Inter Faith Week, the Northern Ireland Interfaith Forum hosted reflections on key individuals who have contributed to inter faith understanding, such as Desmond Tutu and the Dalai Lama.…

    Remembrance Sunday inter faith gathering

    St Mary's Church, North Church Street, Cardiff CF10 5HB. 10.15 – 10.00
    At the beginning of #InterFaithWeek we’re gathering in the grounds of St Mary’s as friends of different faiths and none as we remember all those who have died during war and conflict. All are welcome.


    Remembrance Day

    Halifax Minster, Causeway, Halifax, HX1 1QL
    Calderdale Interfaith will meet at the Minster for 10:30am, moving on for the start of the Service at the Halifax Cenotaph for 10:45am.

    This is followed by a service in the Halifax Minster, with prayers for…

    A Village Remembers

    St Saviour's Church, Dewsbury, WF13 3HL . 10.45 – 11.15
    A time to remember those from all faiths and beliefs who lost their lives in war.

    Two Minute's Silence at 11 a.m., the unveiling of two new memorials, and wreath laying by local Scout Troop.

    Faith Trail

    Sheffield, UK
    A visit to various places of worship across Sheffield. An opportunity for members of public and other faith communities to have a better understanding, get to know one another and to ask questions.

    Sunday 14th…

    Gurdwara Singh Sabha London East - Interfaith Week Open Days

    Gurdwara Singh Sabha London East, 1 Gurdwara Way, Barking IG11 8JD. 11.00 – Friday 19 November 14.00
    Gurdwara Singh Sabha London East will be hosting open days to run during Interfaith week. Everyone is welcome to come in and be shown round and learn more about this Place of Worship. …

    GB4IFW - Amateur Radio Special Event Station

    The Blackley Centre, Prospect View, Blackley Rd, Elland HX5 0TD
    Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society have teamed up with the Blackley Centre, Halifax, to put on a special event amateur radio station celebrating and raising awareness of Inter Faith week.
    The Special Event Station will be demonstrating…

    Inter Faith Walk

    Burnley and Nelson United Reformed Church, Bethesda Street, Burnley, BB11 1PR . 14.00 – 16.00
    Gentle walk visiting mosques and churches, finishing at Central Methodist Church for brew and cake.…

    Faith Walk

    Peterborough Cathedral, Peterborough PE1 1XZ. 14.00 – 23.59
    The Peterborough InterFaith Support Group invites all Faith and Community groups to the Faith Walk, starting at Peterborough Cathedral, then going to Faizam e Madina Mosque and finishing at Bharat Hindu Samaj Mandir.…

    Cookery demo with Suraiya

    Preston, UK. 15.00 – 17.00
    £2 contribution toward ingredients. Contact Penny Craig to book as places are limited to 15.…

    Highlighting different religions

    Leeds, UK
    As part of Inter Faith Week, Leeds Trinity Students' Union will highlight different religions and what each stands for on their social media.…

    Inter Faith Week Launch Service

    St George's Church, Digby Street, Scunthorpe, DN15 7LU. 16.00 – 18.30
    An inter faith service to launch Inter Faith Week 2021.…

    One Planet, One People, One Future

    Medway, UK. 18.00 – 19.30
    A virtual meeting on the topic of 'One Planet, One People, One Future', hosted by Medway Inter Faith Action (MIFA).…

    The Faith Response to COP26

    Sunderland, UK. 18.00 – 19.00
    An online meeting discussing faith responses to COP26, which contributions from Christian, Jewish, Buddhist and Quaker perspectives.…

    Interfaith Choral Evensong

    St Hugh's College, St Margaret's Rd, Oxford OX2 6LE. 18.15 – 20.30
    Interfaith choral evensong service with guest speaker Tracey Rosenfeld-Schueler and the St Hugh's College Chapel Choir. Tracey Rosenfeld-Schueler is a Jewish Chaplain to the University of Oxford and Oxford Brookes, which is a role she has shared with her husband…

    My Faith Journey - Atheist - Buddhist - Christian

    Preston, UK (online). 18.30 – 20.30
    This activity takes place via Zoom: ZOOM ID 323 275 0271 Passcode 123321 …

    The languages of Manchester’s Muslims and Jews

    Manchester, UK. 19.00 – 21.00
    Greater Manchester’s Muslims and Jews have a very wide range of languages as either their first or second language.

    Yaron Matras, Emeritus Professor of Linguistics at the University of Manchester and Honorary Professor at the Aston Institute…

    An Evening at the Sikh Gurdwara

    Shri Guru Nanak Gurdwara, Kembrey Street, Swindon, SN2 8AZ. 19.00 – 20.30
    Join the Sikh community in prayers, hymns, and Sukhassan. Followed by refreshments.…

    “Draw Your Breath” – meditation with a simple art session

    Hampshire, UK. 19.00 – 20.15
    Dr. Gil Dekel (Hampshire Police Force Chaplain), in a short meditation to follow your breathing, and then to draw it. No artistic skills required.
    There is also a Padlet to upload and share our ‘artworks’ after the meditation.

  • Monday 15 November

    Inter Faith Week

    Little Aston Primary Academy, 36 Forge Lane, Little Aston, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B74 3BE. 0.00 – Thursday 18 November 0.00
    Raising awareness of Inter Faith Week in a primary school setting. …

    Bitesize videos from faith and beliefs

    Warwick Hospital, Lakin Road, CV34 5BW
    Short videos from a variety of faiths and beliefs either celebrating a particular November festival or sharing what 'Light' means in my/our faith or belief. The videos will be available throughout Inter Faith Week on the Trust's website and social…

    Roses for Peace

    Dewsbury Minster, Rishworth Road, Dewsbury WF12 8DD . 0.00 – Saturday 20 November 0.00
    Sharing a peace and friendship message. Come and join in…
    A message from the Bible and the Holy Koran.
    Where: Locations include Batley, Birstall, Dewsbury, Heckmondwike, Mirfield and Huddersfield

    Schools Online Assembly  

    Kirklees Council . 0.00 – Saturday 20 November 0.00
    Local faith leaders coming together for an online school assembly for Inter Faith Week 2021. Providing a school assembly that can be used in any setting. …

    Inter Faith Week Book Display  

    Kirklees Council . 0.00 – Monday 22 November 0.00
    Inter Faith Week book displays in various libraries with accompanying promotion material.…

    Interfaith Prayer Stations & Staff Awareness

    Hospice in The Weald, Maidstone Road, Pembury, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2 4TA
    Interfaith Prayer stations on the theme of Light. Set up in the hospice quiet room, for staff, volunteers, visitors and patients to access at any time. An inter faith learning resource for staff and volunteers, looking at the needs of…

    Faith and Belief Trail

    King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    A tour of faith and belief information zones in the hospital chapels at King's College Hospital, Princess Royal University Hospital, and Orpington Hospital.

    There will be a quiz and entry into a prize draw for those who…

    Inter Faith Quiz

    7 and 8 Wellington Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4AP
    Inter Faith Quiz covering an overview of faith / non-faith based questions…

    Inter Faith Week Art Competition

    Avenue Junior School, Avenue Road, Norwich NR2 3HP. 0.00 – Thursday 18 November 0.00
    An art competition on the theme of Friendship for Inter Faith Week.…

    Epping Forest District Museum- Faiths in the Forest Display

    Epping Forest District Museum, 39-41 Sun Street, Waltham Abbey, EN9 1EL
    Epping Forest District Museum, based in Waltham Abbey, Essex, is putting on a three-month display of objects selected by religious denominations in the district, which groups feel reflect key attributes of their religious practice and community.

    Rep Your Faith

    St Mary's University, Waldegrave Road, Twickenham TW1 4SX. 0.00 – 0.00
    Come along to campus wearing/bringing along an item that celebrates your faith, identity and culture.…

    Exhibition of pupil artwork for Inter Faith Week

    Botwell Green Library, East Avenue, Hayes, UB3 2HW. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Display of artwork from pupils at Minet Junior, Hayes Park and Yeading Junior schools for Inter Faith Week in LB Hillingdon.…

    Inter faith trail around school

    Dunham Rd, Altrincham WA14 4AJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Inter faith trail around the school and a drop in prayer card making station.…

    Virtual classroom visits from faith leaders

    The Castle School, Wellington Road, Taunton, TA1 5AU. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Over the course of the week, celebrating diversity, welcoming visitors of several faiths into our classrooms (virtually, this time) to share their experience of religion.…

    Virtual Inter Faith Week assemblies

    Philips High School, Higher Lane, Whitefield, Manchester, M45 7PH. 0.00 – 0.00
    11U and 8U are delivering online assemblies on the theme #Interfaith week.…

    Multi Faith Remembrance

    Stockport Hospital
    Today, there will be a display in the chaplaincy centre on this theme. Please call in to the chaplaincy centre to have a look at the inter faith remembrance stories and to meet the chaplains.…

    Seminar - ‘Should Government Do God?’

    Cheltenham, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A seminar for civil servants at GCHQ on the topic of 'Should Government Do God?', with Krish Kandiah.…

    Bollywood Dancing

    The Grange School, Bradburns Lane, Hartford, Norwich, CW8 1LU. 0.00 – 0.00
    A Bollywood dancing workshop.…

    Sacred Spaces

    Bournemouth, UK. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Bournemouth University and Arts University Bournemouth will be using Twitter and Instagram to share thoughts on 'sacred spaces' from different people of differing faith/non-religious perspectives.…

    Inter Faith Assembly

    Whitegate C of E Primary School, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 2AY. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Whitegate Primary School had an assembly, exploring how different religions have more similarities than differences.…

    House Competition

    Risedale School, Hipswell, Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire, DL9 4BD. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    A House competition to bring pupils together and find out more about people of religious and non-religious beliefs. 13 posters are scattered around the school, and pupils need to find all the posters, note down the clue letter on the…

    School Inter Faith Week activities

    Leamington Hastings Church of England Academy, Birdingbury Rd, Hill, Rugby CV23 8EA. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Exploration in Collective Worship of how there are many similarities within different religions. There are different activities around the school during the Week which children can access.…

    Inter Faith Trail

    Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School, Potters Green Road, Coventry, CV2 2AJ. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Can you solve the anagram? There are 10 inter faith posters around the school site, displayed in different department areas. Find the letter clue on each poster and solve the anagram in response to the question: 'What do all these…

    Designing Prayer Mats

    Whiston Willis Primary Academy, Milton Avenue, Whiston, Prescot, L35 2XY. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils designing their own prayer mat as part of Inter Faith Week.…

    Reaching minority ethnic donors to join the Anthony Nolan register

    NE1 7RU
    At Newcastle Marrow, we know that we need more people from minority ethnic backgrounds to join the Anthony Nolan register and Inter Faith week is a brilliant chance to thank all the wonderful faith societies who have already worked with…

    Worldviews Photo Competition

    Finham Park School, Green Lane, Coventry, CV3 6EA. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    A competition for pupils to submit photos related to worldviews.…

    Inter Faith Quotes

    Eden Girls' School Waltham Forest, Blackhorse Lane, Walthamstow, London, E17 5SD. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Eden Girls' School are sharing quotes about faith, inter faith, and religious diversity to their Twitter account.…

    A week of kindness

    3G Pitch College Road, Truro TR1 3XX
    On Inter Faith Week 2021, all week at different locations in College we are encouraging kindness and celebrating the fact that many faiths have kindness at their centre. The Team were giving out free sweets as an act of kindness,…

    Tree of hope class visits

    Bradford Grammar School, Keighley Road, Bradford, BD9 4JP. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    This week we are observing #InterFaithWeek. The tree of hope is visiting every class to allow the children to share their hopes for the future.…

    Design a logo for Inter Faith Week

    Malmesbury School, Corn Gastons, SN16 ODF
    Year 7 were asked to design a logo for Interfaith Week which is happening next week. This year the week's theme is physical and mental wellbeing.…

    Inter Faith Week article for the Harborough Mail

    Harborough Mail, 10 Headlands, NN16 8GA Kettering
    An article by Janet Smith, chair of Churches Together in Harborough, about Inter Faith Week.…

    Visits From Faith Leaders

    50 Portway, London E15 3QG. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Our InterFaith week kicked off on Monday with a visit from Venerable Mangala from East London Buddhist Centre. We are having a different visitor leading collective worship every day this week as part of #InterFaithWeek. Subsequent visits from Nick Young…

    Learning about different faiths

    Trelai Primary School Bishopston Road, Caerau, Cardiff, CF5 5DY. 0.00 – Saturday 20 November 0.00
    Class Hawk learning about other faiths the week as part of #InterFaithWeek. …

    Inter Faith Week classroom learning

    Whitgift School, Haling Park Road, South Croydon, Surrey CR2 6YT
    As part of Interfaith Week, students have been exploring their awareness of distinct faith communities in the UK and their understanding of different religious and non-religious beliefs.…

    Inter Faith Week blog series

    Sporting Equals, Wellington House, Starley Way, Birmingham International Park, B37 7HB
    In honour of Inter Faith week Sporting Equals wanted to shed a light on the amazing work of the Breaking Boundaries project which seeks to build social cohesion and community ties across faith groups and ethnic groups through the power…

    Library display for Inter Faith Week

    Margate Library, Thanet Gateway Plus, Cecil St, Margate CT9 1RE ·
    Inter Faith Week. This celebrates the good work that the UK's faith communities do for us all to strengthen awareness and understanding. We have put together an informative display and poster to support this initiative so please come and have…

    Does Interfaith Work? A podcast

    Does Interfaith Work? It is Interfaith week in the UK and two practitioners, David Hampshire and Kitty O’Lone talk about the principles of the movement which can range from high profile diplomacy to local get togethers... Presented by Dr Ed…

    A week of Inter Faith Week activities

    Forest School, 2 College Pl, London E17 3PY
    A week of activities organised by our pupil Faith & Belief Advocates and Chaplain - discussions, creativity, fun, food and much more!…

    Celebrating Diversity

    Manor Junior School, Sandringham Road, Barking, Essex, IG11 9AG. 0.00 – Friday 26 November 0.00
    Manor Junior School held a competition where pupils submitted poems or posters on the theme of 'celebrating diversity'.…

    All In Good Faith

    23 Portland Pl, London W1B 1PZ
    As Part of Inter Faith Week, the Nursing and Midwifery Council held a special webinar entitled #AllInGoodFaith.
    This was the first time the NMC held an event during Inter Faith Week. It was hosted by Anthony Robinson, Assistant…

    Classroom activities

    Hafod Primary School, Odo Street, Hafod, Swansea Sa1 2LT
    #hfpreception celebrated #interfaithweek by learning about Sikhism. We decorated The Golden Temple and made our own Kalgi's.…

    Faith at The University of York

    University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Kelly Balmer, Community and Wellbeing Sabbatical Officer for the University of York Students' Union, posted infographics signposting three different aspects of faith at the University of York: places to pray on campus, partnered faith contacts in York, and the different…

    Newcastle Council of Faiths Open Meeting

    Newcastle Reform Synagogue, Off the Croft, Kenton Road, Kenton, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 4RF. 0.00 – 0.00
    An open meeting of Newcastle Council of faiths. Mr Hari Shukla was made Honorary Life President of Newcastle Council of Faiths, and Mr Smajo Benson was awarded the first Hari Shukla award for Inter Faith Work.…

    Inter Faith Week Flag

    Barking Town Hall, Town Hall Square, 1 Clockhouse Ave, Barking IG11 7LU. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    The Inter Faith Flag was raised outside the town hall, at a ceremony attended by Councillor Saima Ashraf and faith leaders.…

    Guest Speakers

    Eden Girls' School, 183-187 Bath Road, Slough, SL1 4AA. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Guest speakers from the Christian and Sikh faith communities led talks for pupils at Eden Girls' School.…

    Inter Faith Book Display

    Leeds Trinity University Library, Brownberrie Ln, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 5HD. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Leeds Trinity University Library created a display of books about faith, which they displayed by the help desk.…

    Dancing Workshop

    Penn Wood Primary and Nursery School, Penn Road, Slough, SL2 1PH. 0.00 – 0.00
    We started the week with a virtual assembly from a professional Indian dancer called Nikita from the Dancing Nikita Company. She taught the children about Kathak dancing and we all joined in and learnt some dance moves. …

    Creating new links and learning for hospice spiritual care

    Jersey Hospice Care, Mont Cochon, St Helier, Jersey, JE2 3JB
    In honour of Inter Faith Week, Onespirit Interfaith Minister Emily Churchill and Church of England Vicar of St Andrews Church Mark Barrett have been reaching out to our Islands different faith communities to strengthen friendships and begin new ones. Such…

    How does faith affect people and their actions - a classroom activity

    Colegate Community Primary School, Colegate West, Felling, Gateshead NE10 9AH
    This week, marking Inter Faith Week. In RE the children have been exploring the question – How does faith impact people and their actions?

    Series on religious objects used by hospital chaplains in their work

    Bretton Gate, Peterborough PE3 9GZ
    This Inter-Faith Week we'll be sharing some of the different objects we use each week with our staff, patients and relatives of different faiths. Shared by the NW Anglia FT Chaplaincy Team which provides spiritual and pastoral care for patients,…

    Web piece on staff member’s faith and work

    Greenwich and Bexley Community Hospice, 185 Bostall Hill, London SE2 0GB
    A website feature for Inter Faith Week - Benny is a Clinical Nurse Specialist at Greenwich & Bexley Hospice and has been a nurse for over 20 years. In this piece, she
    talks about her longstanding Pentecostal beliefs,…

    Chaplains visit to mosque

    West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust, Hardwick Lane, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2QZ. 0.00 – 23.59
    As part of Inter Faith Week, Rev Rufin Emmanuel and Rev Stephen Griffiths from our chaplaincy team visited Newmarket’s Five Bells Mosque to strengthen our relationships with all faiths.

    Odd Socks Day

    Bidborough C of E Primary school, Spring Lane, Bidborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN3 OUE. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    This week was Kindness and Inter-Faith Week, so we started Monday with an array of colour for Odd Socks Day. We spoke about what makes us awesome and designed our own odd socks to represent our individuality. …

    Classroom activities focusing on the Jewish and Muslim faiths

    Brockhole Primary School, Brockholes Lane, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire HD9 7EB
    We enjoyed 'Interfaith Week'. The theme was 'Story Trees'. We focussed on learning about the Jewish and Muslim faiths from 2 different faith representatives. We watched film clips and listened to stories. After discussing the stories, we made 2 lists…

    Arts and Crafts

    St James's Church of England Primary School, Farnworth, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL4 9RU. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils at St James's Church of England High School celebrated Inter Faith Week through a variety of arts activities like Henna, Meditation, and Mandalas.…

    Learning About Different Faiths

    Fordbridge Community Primary School, Crabtree Drive, Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham, West Midlands, B37 5BU. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils at Fordbridge Primary School learnt all about different faiths and beliefs, including through arts and crafts activities.…

    Bunting Competition

    Laurus Ryecroft, Lumb Lane, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 7LJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Laurus Ryecroft were invited to create a piece of bunting, representing one of the six biggest religions. The best entries were used to decorate the faith room, with an opportunity to earn house points and win a 'beliefs…

    Photography Competition

    Laurus Ryecroft, Lumb Lane, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 7LJ. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Inter Faith photography competition for students at Laurus Ryecroft.…

    Beliefs and Values Ambassador Quiz

    Laurus Ryecroft, Lumb Lane, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 7LJ. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    A form group quiz about beliefs and values, with the chance to win housepoints.…

    Learning About Different Faiths

    Whiston Willis Primary Academy, Milton Avenue, Whiston, Prescot, L35 2XY. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils learnt about different faiths during Inter Faith Week, discussing different faiths and beliefs within our society and the right to have our own beliefs.…

    Verse of a Hymn

    Bedfordshire, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Central Bedfordshire Council posted a verse of a hymn on behalf of Rev Andrew Hollins, Superintendent Minister, North Bedfordshire Circuit of The Methodist Church; and Chair of Churches Together in Bedfordshire.…

    Kind Messages

    Weston Green School, Weston Green Road, Thames Ditton, Surrey, KT7 0JN. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    To mark both Inter Faith Week and Anti-Bullying Week, pupils at Weston Green School used chalk to write messages on the playground about kindness, togetherness, and difference.…

    Religious Fostering

    Rotherham, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Fostering Rotherham posted to challenge the myth that religious people cannot foster children, and to provide guidance on fostering children with different religious and/or cultural needs.…

    Chaplaincy Posts

    University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, University of Herfordshire chaplain Fiona Souter posted prayers/quotes from BUddhism, Islam, Judaism and Sikhism, as well as a video talking about the importance of inter faith.

    Inter Faith Week reflection

    Aylesford School, Teapot Ln, Aylesford ME20 7JU. 0.00 – Sunday 19 December 0.00
    Last week as part of Inter Faith week our Year 7 and 8 students all had the opportunity to take part in a Reflection Room run The Family Trust. The creatively laid out activities gave our students the chance to…

    Inter Faith Discussion With Voice of Islam Radio

    Surrey, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Voice of Islam Radio hosted discussed the importance of inter faith on their 'Drive Time' show, including an interview with Raahim Zafar from The Faith & Belief Forum.…

    Inter Faith Week at British Airways

    Harmondsworth, UK. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    British Airways Operations Team gave colleagues the opportunity to use their social feed to share about their faith and why it is important to them, with the opportunity to include a photo that best represents their faith.…

    Coffee and Quiz

    Oldbury, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Staff at Curral Lewish & Martin Limited attended a coffee and cake break, as well as an inter faith quiz.…

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week - Blog

    Manchester, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Cath Barrow, Diversity and Inclusion Lead at Health Innovation Manchester wrote a blog highlighting faith in Equality, Diversity & Inclusion work.…

    A Message for Families and Supporters

    Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice, 185 Bostall Hill, Abbey Wood, London, SE2 0GB. 0.00 – 0.00
    Greenwich and Bexley Community Hospice posted a video of Hospice Chaplain Revd Herbert Aparanga speaking about spiritual care, what it means and how the Hospice chaplaincy can help families during their time of need.…

    How Donations have Benefitted Different Faiths

    York and Scarborough Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, York Hospital, Wiggington Road, York, YO31 8HE. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    York & Scarborough Hospitals Charity shared information about how supporter donations have funded items to benefit staff and patients of different faiths, such as prayer rooms and Staff Wellbeing Week.…

    Contributions from faith representatives.

    Walsall, UK. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Walsall for All shared contributions from faith representatives about what inter faith means to them and the work that they do for Walsall's communities.…

    Inclusion of Faiths in the Workplace

    Haywards Heath, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pavilion Recruitment Solutions posted a presentation giving recommendations on how employers can encourage conversations around the inclusion of faiths in the workplace, such as prayer rooms and diversity training.…

    Cafcass Celebrates Inter Faith Week 2021

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Cafcass posted a blog speaking about Inter Faith Week and their staff faith network, with contributions from employees.…

    Quotes About Inter Faith

    London, UK. 0.00 – Wednesday 17 November 0.00
    Cafcass posted three separate quotes from employees about the importance of inter faith and diversity to their work. These were from: Jacky Tiotto, Chief Executive; Louise Jones, Chair of the Cafcass Faith Network; and a member of the Family Justice…

    Why Faith is Important to Me

    London, UK. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Employees at RSM UK posted on LinkedIn on the topic of 'why faith is important to me'.…

    Class Artwork Competition

    Murdishaw West Community Primary School, Barnfield Avenue, Murdishaw WA7 6EP. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils at Murdishaw West Community Primary School took part in an artwork competition set by Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy.…

    Online series of reflections for Inter Faith Week

    The Gateway, 85 Sankey Street, Warrington, WA1 1SR. 0.00 – Saturday 20 November 0.00
    Sharing a range of thoughts, reflections and information over the course of Inter Faith Week.…

    An Inter Faith Week thank you

    St. Catherine’s Hospice, Malthouse Road, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 6BH
    We care for families of all faiths and none, so #InterFaithWeek is an opportunity to celebrate our diverse community and recognise the shared values between us. We'd like to mark this week with grateful thanks expressed especially to Crawley Interfaith…

    Inter Faith Week message sharing and highlighting Essex Faith Covenant

    Council Offices, Princes Rd, Maldon CM9 5DL
    As part of #InterFaithWeek this year, we are supporting Inter Faith Week by encouraging people to post photos of themselves - either alone or with someone of another faith or belief - holding a card with a message about the…

    Inter Faith Week Collective Worship

    West Ham Church of England Primary School, Portway, Stratford, London, E15 3QG. 0.00 – Thursday 2 December 0.00
    Pupils at West Ham Church of England Primary School were visited by representatives from different religious communities, who gave presentations about their faith and lead collective worship.

    Monday 15th Nov: Venerable Mangala from East London Buddhist Centre…

    Learning About a Sikh Family

    St Aidan's Church of England Primary School, Derwentwater Road, Gateshead, NE8 2HQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at the nursery watched a video about a Sikh family and learnt how they practice and celebrate their religion. They celebrated a ‘Diwali’ party where they cooked lots of special food and handed out welcome sweets. They prayed to…

    Inter Faith Poster Quiz

    Richard Lander School, Higher Besore Road, Truro, TR3 6LT. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Look out for posters in each subject area this week. Each poster features a famous person with links to religion. Each poster has a letter on the bottom, collect all the letters and unscramble them to find a word that…

    Inter Faith Week Display

    Bluecoat Sixth Form, Maid Marian Way, Nottingham, NG1 6AB. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Bluecoat Sixth Form created a display that showcases the different faiths in the community.…

    Celebrating Women of Inter Faith

    London, UK. 0.00 – Thursday 18 November 0.00
    Women's Interfaith network posted information about five different women who are working to promote interfaith dialogue and mutual understanding between faith communities.

    Virtual Bake Off Competition

    Cardinal Wiseman School, Greenford Road, Greenford, Middlesex, UB6 9AW. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    The RE department at Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School and Language College hosted a competition for pupils to create a cultural cuisine of their choice, sending in recipes and pictures…

    Busting Myths about Stem Cell Donation

    Exeter, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Exeter Marrow posted about the importance of donations from people of diverse religious, ethnic and cultural backgrounds.…

    Love in Faiths

    Sheffield, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Sheffield Hallam University Chaplaincy posted a Bible quote from Evangelical Faith Adviser Anderson Moyo as a reflection of what love means in all faiths.…

    RE Resources

    Oxford, UK. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Culham St Gabriel's signposted a number of resources to help teach pupils about different faiths.…

    Universal Prayer for Peace

    St Asaph, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Diocese of St Asaph posted the Universal Prayer for Peace.…

    Foundation Stones for Inter Faith Week

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    The UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation invited people to create foundation stones based on the message of unity between different religions.…

    Watford Peace Garden

    Watford, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Watford Museum posted images of Watford's Peace Garden, which was planted by Watford Interfaith Association in 2013.…

    Video - Respecting Each Other

    Hayes, UK. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils from Yeading Infants and Yeading Junior School, Minet Infants and Minet Junior School, Hayes Park School; Grange Park Infant and Junior School and Charville Academy (Yeading Cluster) created a video about respecting other faiths, including images of pupil artwork.…

    Posting About Inter Faith Week

    Truro, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Inspiring Women Network posted about Inter Faith Week, highlighting the growing diversity of faiths in Cornwall and asking their followers to share facts about their faiths.…

    Inter Faith Ministry

    Warrington, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    One Spirit Interfaith Foundation posted about the importance of inter faith and the connections that it can create.…

    Visits from Faith Representatives

    Aldborough Primary School, 231 Aldborough Road South, Seven Kings, IG3 8HZ
    Pupils at Aldborough Primary School were visited by three faith representatives: Helen from the Christian Education Project, Rabbi Wollenberg from Woodford Forest Synagogue, and Sidra Javed from The Penny Appeal. They gave assemblies and talks. …

    School Competition

    Jack Hunt School, Bradwell Road, Peterborough PE3 9PY. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    A whole school competition of art, music, research, presentations and poems based on Jo Cox's statement 'We have more in common with each other than that which divides us'.…

    International Cuisine Day

    Scunthorpe Church of England VC Primary School, Gurnell Street, Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, DN15 6HP
    Year 1 and 2 had an international cuisine day, trying various foods from all over the world that matched the nationalities of children in the class.…

    School Councillors Visiting The Islamic Centre

    The Islamic Centre, 4 Parkinson Ave, Scunthorpe, DN15 7JX. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Some of the school councillors went to The Islamic Centre. They learnt about the Muslim faith and their own Abubakhr assisted by the imam demonstrating the different positions for prayer. There was also food, and they talked to the different…

    Diwali Workshop

    St Aidan's Church of England Primary School, Derwentwater Road, Gateshead, NE8 2HQ. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    This week in Year 1 we have been celebrating Inter Faith week. Year 1 have been learning about Hinduism, specifically Diwali. We took part in a workshop explaining all about the 5 day Festival of Light called Diwali. We looked…

    Inter Faith Week Assembly

    Harlow Green Community Primary School, Harlow Green Lane, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE9 7TB
    The week was kicked off with an assembly about the key beliefs of the 6 main world religions, as well as Humanism. …

    Podcast - Faith and Belief at University

    University of Kent, Giles Ln, Canterbury, CT2 7NZ. 0.00 – 0.00
    This podcast looked at the impact of faith on campus, from the perspective of two faith leaders. They spoke about what faith meant to them, and how students can get involved.…

    Learning About Other Faiths

    Brockenhurst C of E Primary School, Sway Road, Brockenhurst, Hampshre, SO42 7RX
    Pupils learnt about and strengthened their awareness of different faiths and religions. The children responded to questions such as 'why is it important to learn about what others believe?' and 'what are your hopes for the world?'…

    Inter Faith Banner

    Stivichall Primary School, Coat of Arms Bridge Road, Stichivall, Coventry, CV3 6PY
    Each year group created one of the symbols of the 6 major religions, to be joined together as one piece and displayed in the hall. …

    Learning About Buddhism

    Woodseaves C of E Academy, Dicky's Lane, Woodseaves, Stafford, ST20 0LB. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Class One learnt about Buddhism, looking at the similarities and differences with Christianity. …

    Learning About Religious Symbols

    Christ Church CE Primary Academy, William Street, Fenton, Stoke on Trent, ST4 2JG. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils looked at religious symbols and Christian crosses from around the world.…

    Blog - Spiritual Care

    Weston Hospicecare, Jackson-Barstow House, 28 Thornbury Road, Uphill, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 4YQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    The spiritual lead at Weston Hospicecare posted a blog about the importance of spiritual care in hospice care.…

    Learning About Islam

    Catherington Church of England Infant School, 316 Catherington Lane, Catherington, Waterlooville, Hampshire, PO8 0TD. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils learnt about Islam. They looked at some Islamic art and had a go at making some of their own geometric patterns by printing with shapes dipped in different coloured paints.…

    Inter Faith Art

    St Matthews C of E (Aided) Primary School & Nursery Centre, Church Road, Donnington Wood, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 7PZ. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils made paintings on an inter faith theme, inspired by James He Qi's work. Some of the themes included diversity of friends and family, religious symbols, diversity in our community, food of different faiths, religious council, diversity through sport and…

    Religious Festivals Artwork

    Harlow Green Community Primary School, Harlow Green Lane, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE9 7TB. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Children across the school learnt about significant festivals and celebrations. Each year group created a piece of artwork to represent a religious festival. A number of these have been selected by the Rights Respect Officers to be used on an…

    Learning Arabic

    Penn Wood Primary and Nursery School, Penn Road, Slough, SL2 1PH. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Throughout the week, each class learnt how to write the first letter of their first name in Arabic. Every class wrote their Arabic letters on a jigsaw piece to make a whole jigsaw for the class. This shows how connected…

    Learning for Inter Faith Week

    Jack Hunt School, Bradwell Road, Peterborough PE3 9PY. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Students at Jack Hunt School learnt about faith through tutor resources, assemblies and quizzes.…

    Special Menu for Inter Faith Week

    Jack Hunt School, Bradwell Road, Peterborough PE3 9PY. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils at Jack Hunt School enjoyed a special menu in the dining hall to celebrate Inter Faith Week.…

    Meal to Celebrate Diwali

    Aldborough Primary School, 231 Aldborough Road South, Seven Kings, IG3 8HZ. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils were served an Indian meal to celebrate Diwali.…

    ‘The Proudest Blue’ and Boats of Kindness

    Bidborough C of E Primary school, Spring Lane, Bidborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN3 OUE . 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    We read ‘The Proudest Blue’ by Ibitihaj Muhammad and S.K.Ali. The book sparked some amazing conversations about difference, respect and tolerance. We then made our own ‘Boats of Kindness’ which were linked to the beauty in the book and the…

    Firefighters and the Islamic Community

    Bidborough C of E Primary school, Spring Lane, Bidborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN3 OUE. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    We learnt about how the Islamic community supported firefighters in the Australian wild fires from last year. This was a great example to learn about kindness and inter faith.

    School Mitzvah Day

    Stivichall Primary School, Coat of Arms Bridge Road, Stichivall, Coventry, CV3 6PY. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils took part in activities for Mitzvah Day, including making cards for care homes, creating pompom worry worms for doctors surgeries, designing bookmarks to encourage readings which will be taken to local libraries, and working on the Toy Shoebox appeal…

    Learning About Islam

    Woodseaves C of E Academy, Dicky's Lane, Woodseaves, Stafford, ST20 0LB. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Class Two learnt about Islam, looking at the similarities and differences with Christianity.…

    Leaning about Hinduism

    Woodseaves C of E Academy, Dicky's Lane, Woodseaves, Stafford, ST20 0LB. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Class Three learnt about Hinduism and Diwali, looking at the similarities and differences with Christianity.…

    Assemblies with speakers of different faiths

    Aylesford School, Teapot Ln, Aylesford ME20 7JU. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    We worked with the Maidstone Inter Faith Network and arranged a number of different speakers to come in and deliver assemblies.…

    Culture and Diversity Fair

    Reddish Vale Road, Reddish, Stockport SK5 7HD. 0.00 – 0.00
    A culture and diversity fair to mark 'Anti-bullying, diversity and inter faith week'. The aim of this week is to recognise and celebrate each other's differences, use kind words to one another, and learn more about our staff and students…

    Researching Different Groups

    Rose Lane Primary School, Rose Lane, Chadwell Heath, Romford, RM6 5NJ. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    KS2 will be thinking of the groups that we least know about, and will be researching facts about them.…

    Faith visitors

    Breamore Primary School SP6 2EF. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils were visited by speakers from four different faith communities: Sikhism, Judaism, Hinduism and Christianity. This took place as part of an Inter Faith Week across the three primary schools that make up the Forest Edge Learning Federation.…

    Hinduism Activity Day

    Breamore Primary School SP6 2EF. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    A day of activities to help pupils learn about Hinduism. This took place as part of an Inter Faith Week across the three primary schools that make up the Forest Edge Learning Federation. …

    Inter Faith Week poster competition

    Lismore Comprehensive School, Drumgask, Craigavon, Co. Armagh BT65 5DU. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    Pupils at Lismore Comprehensive took part in an Inter Faith Week poster competition.…

    Big Questions About Different Faiths

    Rose Lane Primary School, Rose Lane, Chadwell Heath, Romford, RM6 5NJ
    KS1 will be asking big questions around different faiths - things we think we will help us to get to know others better.

    Art and Poetry Competition

    Polegate Primary School, BN26 6PT. 8.00 – Monday 22 November 8.00
    We will be promoting a curriculum link between R.E., art and Literacy by holding and art and poetry competition. Children will have a week to submit a piece of art or poetry representing inter faith beliefs or of a religion…

    Inter-house quiz

    Uffculme School, Chapel Hill, Uffculme, CULLOMPTON, EX15 3AG
    Online quiz about common themes amongst faith traditions. Each tutor group will contribute their answers, and earn points for their house. …

    Interfaith Week Arts Competiton

    Salisbury Primary School, Salisbury Street, Walsall, WS10 8BQ
    Across the Week children will produce a piece of art that combines all of the religions to show that we are all united regardless of our beliefs. …

    Visits to places of worship

    Breamore Primary School SP6 2EF
    Pupils visited different places of worship across Hampshire. This took place as part of an Inter Faith Week across the three primary schools that make up the Forest Edge Learning Federation.…

    Interfaith Commonalities

    Our Lady and St John RC School, North Road, Blackburn, BB1 1PY
    Students will spend time reflecting on what is similar between the world's major world religions before creating artwork based on the findings. The artwork will then be showcased in our school garden.…

    Morning Prayer & Meditation

    Swansea University, Singleton Park, Sketty, Swansea, SA2 8PP. 9.00 – 10.30
    Contemplative morning prayer and meditation in the Christian tradition with Father Tim Adouin, an Anglican priest in North and East Gower.

    A meditation session by the Centre for Christian Meditation follows morning prayer and lasts until 10.30am.…

    Interfaith Assembly

    Preston Primary School, The Toose, Abbey Manor Park, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 3SN
    Assemblies for children to celebrate the different faiths we have in school. …

    Clergy and Imams Meeting.

    Markazi Jamia Masjid, Rhodes Street, Halifax, HX1 5DE. 10.00 – 12.00
    A meeting for Clergy and Imams at Markazi Jamia Masjid. Lunch will be provided following the meeting.…

    Reincarnation Workshop

    Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton, BN1 1AF
    An all-day workshop run by Inter Faith Minister Anthea Ballam. The workshop opens with a review of the history of reincarnation from East to West, taking in the diverse cultures and faith views on the topic. The workshop also examines…

    Information Stall

    King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS. 10.30 – Sunday 21 November 14.00
    An Inter Faith Week information stall, available at various sites across King's College Hospital during the Week. For NHS staff, as well patients who can safely attend and their relatives.

    Staff Wellbeing Hub (Monday to Sunday)

    Inter Faith Week Food Bank Collection

    Leeds Trinity University. 10.30 – 12.00
    Join the SU and the Chaplaincy team this Interfaith Week as we take over the usual Tea on the Landing to bring you 'Coffee and Conversations'.

    We'll be collecting ideas on what faith means to students (and…

    Faith Panel Event: Faith Leaders Challenging Misconceptions about their Faith Traditions

    7 and 8 Wellington Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 4AP. 11.00 – 12.30
    Panelists will discuss misconceptions of their faith tradition (past and present), why there is a need to challenge stereotypical viewpoints (fact vs. fiction), and what their faith means to them.…

    Cake, Coffee & Conversations

    43 The Calls, Leeds, LS2 7EY. 11.00 – 12.30
    A coffee, cake and conversation morning, where the topic will be Inter Faith Week, as well as a discussion about some recent research by Dr Beth Rowley on the role of faith in caring for disabled veterans after World War…

    Visit to the Grand Mosque

    Emaan Trust, Grimesthorpe Road, Sheffield, S4 8DE. 11.00 – 12.00
    A visit to the Grand Mosque to learn about the local Islamic community.…

    Inter-Faith House Quiz

    St Wilfrid's CofE Academy, Duckworth St, Blackburn, BB2 2JR. 12.00 – 12.45
    We will be holding an Inter-Faith House Quiz competition at lunch time for students. Students from the five different houses will compete against each other on their knowledge of different religions. There will be a variety of rounds including a…

    Meet your Chaplaincy Team

    Stockport Hospital. 12.00 – Friday 19 November 14.00
    Every day during Inter Faith Week (except Thursday 18 November) you can meet members of the chaplaincy team at the kiosk outside the staff restaurant between 12-2pm. There will be an opportunity to ask questions about spiritual care at the…

    The importance of Interfaith dialogue to promote respect and diversity and develop a more cohesive society - a discussion

    University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 9AB. 12.00 – 13.00
    The Equality Office is hosting an event together with the Chaplaincy, to discuss the ‘importance of Interfaith Dialogue to promote respect and diversity and develop a more cohesive society’.…

    Chaplains and Chat

    University of Salford, 43 Crescent, Salford, M5 4WT. 12.00 – 13.00
    Chaplains and Chat event. Inter Faith Week event series. …

    Faith and the Climate: Environmental Faith Perspectives, Imperatives and Resources

    Her Majesty's Treasury, 1 Horse Guards Rd, London, SW1A 2HQ. 12.00 – 13.15
    A talk for civil servants with HM Treasury about faith and the climate, with insights and perspectives about the significance of the natural world for people from different faith traditions and the role that faith communities across the world can…

    Faiths in Focus

    DeMonfort University, Leicester, LE1 9BH. 13.00 – 15.00
    Interfaith Week ‘Meet and Greet’ to celebrate our Faith and Cultural Societies. This is an opportunity to spread understanding, respect and showcase the work they do as part of our DMU Community.…

    Inter Faith Week panel - faith in the workplace

    Department for Health and Social Care. 13.00 – 13.45
    In celebration of Inter Faith Week, we will be joined by colleagues who will share their personal reflections on their approach to daily life from a religious perspective and how religion impacts colleagues in the workplace. We will also be…

    ‘Pick up a prayer’ event

    University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 9AB . 13.00 – 14.30
    The Chaplaincy and SU will be holding a 'Pick Up a Prayer' event in the foyer of the Forum, College Lane. We will be challenging people to look at a prayer other than one from their own tradition/faith, if they…

    Faith, Climate and Justice

    RHB 144, Richard Hoggart Building, Goldsmiths, University of London, Lewisham Way, London, SE14 6NW. 13.30 – 16.30
    A presentation by Don de Silva, environmentalist, author, diplomat and Buddhist Chaplain.

    This will give some historical context to world activities on sustainability and climate, as well as a particular focus on the hot issues and agreements…

    Dudley Religious Leaders Gathering

    Dudley Town Hall, St James's Road, Dudley, DY1 4HP. 14.00 – 15.30
    This gathering provides an opportunity for religious leaders in Dudley to network with one another and discuss the challenges of re-emerging following lockdowns. …

    Social Prescribing Awareness Training for Faith-Based Organisations

    Colchester, UK. 15.00 – 16.00
    What is Social Prescribing? Sometimes, as well as or instead of medicine, what someone really needs might be practical help, a friend, physical exercise or good advice. Social prescribing means that this person can be referred to local organisations that…

    Inter Faith Week at Westminster: Wreath Making Workshop

    University of Westminster, Harrow Campus, Northwick Park, Roundabout, Harrow, HA1 3TP. 15.00 – 18.00
    At our Remembrance event, we lay red and black wreaths at the base of our memorials to those from the University fallen in the two world wars.

    This workshop event provides an opportunity to make your own…

    Inter Faith Week Craft

    Moss Bank Community Library, Bowness Ave, St Helens, WA11 7EQ. 15.30 – 16.30
    Make a paper candle to take home, and look at our display of faith books.…

    Faiths for a Low Carbon and Fair Future (4F) Project

    Birmingham, UK. 16.00 – 17.00
    Three members of the Project 4F team will explain and discuss the project with Unity FM Radio 93.5 Connecting Communities co-hosts, Mahmooda Qureshi and Dr Peter Rookes.…

    Faith at St Helens Library

    The Helens Library, The World of Glass, Chalon Way E, Saint Helens, WA10 1BX. 16.00 – 17.30
    Connect with faith communities and belief groups within the local area as faith leaders deliver readings and inspirational messages.…

    Chanting, prayers and inter faith discussion on theme of altruism

    London Buddhist Vihara, The Avenue Bedford Park, London W4 1UD . 16.00 – 18.00
    As part of UK's Interfaith Week, the London Buddhist Vihara organised a session of Interfaith Chantings,Prayers and Blessings. This year's theme was "Altruism in each religion". Head of the London Buddhist Vihara and the Chief Sangha Nayaka of Great Britain…

    Image Competition - ‘Religious Buildings’

    Madni Academy, 40-42 Scarborough Street, Savile Town, Dewsbury, WF12 9AY. 16.33 – 23.59
    A competition for pupils to upload images on the theme of 'religious buildings'.…

    Talk - ‘How Does Your Faith Help You?”

    Blackburn College, Feilden Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 1LH. 16.40 – 23.59
    An opportunity for staff and students to speak about their faith.…

    Snack and Chat

    Faith and Reflection Centre, Nuffield Theatre Cafe, Building 6, University Road, SO17 1TR, Southampton, UK. 18.00 – 20.00
    All faith-based societies are invited to come along to a chill evening of games, crafts and snacks. There will be some games and crafts around, but feel free to bring along any games or crafts you want to share. There…

    Building Resilience and Understanding Sheffield’s Faith Communities

    Sheffield, UK. 18.00 – 19.30
    This event will explore and showcase how a diverse range of faith communities in Sheffield have provided a wide range of support for a variety of communities throughout the peak of pandemic to present day.…

    10 Years Celebration Meal

    Usha, 338 Rossendale Road, Burnley, BB11 5BZ. 18.30 – 20.30
    With Speaker Afrasiab Anwar on 'Why Interfaith is important to Burnley Borough Council', plus stories from Near Neighbours groups.…

    Preston Mosque visit and tour

    Preston Mosque. 18.45 – 20.45
    To Register attendance please, call/text Light Foundation on 07794 949217.…

    ‘Loving Kindness in an Uncertain World’ - A Buddhist Approach

    York Buddhist Centre, 38 Gillygate, York, YO31 7EQ. 19.00 – 21.00
    We are living in turbulent times and, more than ever, we need to practise loving kindness towards ourselves and others. Join York Buddhist Network for this event.…

    Devotional Film Night

    Swindon. 19.00 – 20.30
    The Swindon Baha’i community will host an inter faith devotional and film night featuring short films and discussion. Please feel free to bring a prayer or reading to share.…

    Physical Wellbeing and Faith-Based support in Birmingham

    Birmingham, UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    As part of a series of consultations, Health Commissioners at Birmingham City Council share their work supporting physical health in faith communities and hear contributions from faith communities on best practice for physical wellbeing, community needs and areas where public…

    LGBT+ Faith Gathering

    Swansea University, Singleton Park, Sketty, Swansea, SA2 8PP. 19.00 – 20.00
    We invite all LGBT+ people of faith to this virtual gathering to share, connect, and make friends. The gathering will be confidential and a safe space for all to be their true selves. We will have an opportunity to introduce…

    Stories of the Soul

    Bolton Council of Mosques 1 Vicarage St, Bolton BL3 5LE. 19.00 – 20.30
    The first of a series of informal meetings for different parts of the community to explore a range of themes. Organised by Bolton Interfaith Council and Bolton Council of Mosques as part of the Bolton Unity Project…

    Inter Faith Evening

    Y Plas, Cardiff University Students' Union, Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3QN. 19.00 – 20.30
    An inter faith evening with the faith societies of Cardiff University. Will begin with refreshments, followed by a panel discussion involving members of the university's faith societies, who will speak about what being a member of a specific faith tradition…

    Transition into Hereafter

    Medway, UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    A talk on the theme 'Transition into Hereafter', with speaker Sheikh Abdur Rehman.…

    Strengthening cohesion in Luton

    Holy Ghost Catholic Church Hall, 33 Westbourne Rd, Luton LU4 8JD . 19.00 – 21.00
    A Covid-safe socially distanced event gathering people from different faiths during Inter Faith Week to celebrate Luton Council of Faiths (LCoF) completing 20 years since registered as an independent Charity and 25 years, since founded as Inter Faith Forum. And…

    ‘Human Flourishing: Living Well in Challenging Times - a personal faith perspective

    County Durham, UK. 19.30 – 21.00
    Individuals from different faith traditions and belief systems will share their personal understanding of what it means to flourish as a human being, and how their beliefs and experiences have influenced their understanding and their ability to be resilient in…

    Celebration of Inter Faith Week and United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 26).

    Crawley, UK. 19.30 – 20.30
    Local faith community representatives invited to present a brief statement which sums up their belief / interest regarding the environmental problems throughout the World that result from changes in local climates caused by Global Warming, together with one practical suggestion…

    Curry Evening

    V's Punjabi Grill, 1 Canal Road, Gravesend, DA12 2RS. 19.30 – 21.30
    An informal social gathering for any curry-lovers interested in building local inter faith relationships. …

    Ask Me Anything

    London, SE1 9SG. 19.30 – 21.00
    Jodie, Jewish Enrichment and Engagement sabbatical officer, and Zaynab, Project Manager at Standup UK, are sitting down together to ask each other any questions they have about each other's faith, practices, beliefs, and everything in between. They will also be…

    Virtual celebration of Inter Faith Week

    Harrow, UK. 19.30 – 21.00
    An Inter Faith Week Zoom celebration with Chair and other members of Harrow Interfaith and invited guests. With inputs from 9 faiths and words from the Mayor of Harrow and the Executive Director of the Inter Faith Network for the…

  • Tuesday 16 November

    My Faith and My Work

    Stockport Hospital
    Today, we share stories from members of staff on how their faith/belief supports them in their job role here at the hospital…

    Ready Steady Cook

    The Grange School, Bradburns Lane, Hartford, Cheshire, CW8 1LU. 0.00 – 0.00
    A cooking session for pupils.…

    Human Library

    The City of Leicester College, Downing Drive, Leicester, LE5 6LN. 0.00 – 0.00
    A group of students will be involved in asking questions to external faith speakers.…

    Competitions - ‘Respect For All’

    The City of Leicester College, Downing Drive, Leicester, LE5 6LN. 0.00 – 0.00
    Various competitions will be held for students throughout the week, based on the theme 'Respect for All.

    Taking place Wednesday 17th and Thursday 18th.…

    Cultural Dress Day

    The City of Leicester College, Downing Drive, Evington, Leicester, LE5 6LN. 0.00 – 0.00
    Students are invited to wear their cultural dress to school and to educate others about its importance.…

    Learning about Judaism

    Whitegate C of E Primary School, Whitegate, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 2AY. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 1 at Whitegate School have been learning about the Jewish faith by looking at a number of resources and books.…

    Visiting St Agatha’s Church

    Christ Church CE Primary School, Claremont Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 1LF. 0.00 – 0.00
    Reception visited St Agatha's Church, learning about the main features of a church and watching a demonstration of a baptism ceremony.…

    Learning about Hinduism

    Christ Church CE Primary School, Claremont Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 1LF. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Christ Church enjoyed a presentation about Hinduism, given by a member of the Hindu community.…

    Bishop’s Inter Faith Visits in Luton

    47 High Town Road, Luton, Beds, LU2 0BW
    We are facilitating Inter Faith Visits to 5 different places of worship during the Inter Faith Week. Rt Revd Richard Atkinson, Bishop of Bedford (covering Luton), a former Trustee of Near Neighbours & former Co-Chair of Inter Faith Network UK,…

    Making posters for Inter Faith Week

    Thornton Watlass C Of E Primary, School Thornton Watlass, Ripon HG4 4AH. 0.00 – 0.00
    We have also been busy creating posters as we think about ‘Interfaith week’. This has helped us to increase our awareness and understanding of the different faith communities within our country, and celebrating each other’s beliefs.…

    Inter Faith Week Assembly

    Trinity School, Buckeridge Road, Teignmouth, Devon, United Kingdom, TQ14 8LY. 0.00 – 0.00
    An Inter Faith Week assembly, with Year 7s presenting interesting facts about a variety of different faiths.…

    Mindfulness and Meditation

    North Cestrian School, Dunham Road, Altrincham, WA14 4AJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Lunchtime mindfulness and meditation activities for pupils and staff.…

    Inter Faith Learning

    Mayflower Primary School, Upper North Street, London, E14 6DU. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils learning about different faiths and beliefs with the help of religious objects and books.…

    Inter Faith Arts and Crafts

    Llansannor Primary School, Ystradowen, Cowbridge, CF71 7SZ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils from the nursery and primary school learning about different faiths through arts and crafts activities.…

    Learning About Hannukah

    Whiston Willis Primary Academy, Milton Avenue, Whiston, Prescot, L35 2XY. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 2 learnt about Hannukah, with the Hannukah story and different arts and crafts activities.…

    Inter Faith Presentation

    St Mary's Church in Wales Primary School, Intermediate Road, Brynmawr, NP23 4SF. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 4 watched a presentation, learning about the need for all religions to get along as friends.…

    Flower Communion

    Luther King Centre, Brighton Grove, Manchester, M14 5JP. 0.00 – 0.00
    A Unitarian ritual of Flower Communion to celebrate the diversity of the community and its different faith groups.…

    Education session on Sikhism

    Medway Maritime Hospital, Windmill Road, Gillingham, Kent ME7 5NY. 0.00 – 23.59
    Inter Faith Week education session led by Dalbir Kaur Bahia, President of the Gurudwara in Gillingham about Sikhism. With display and a stall with religious artefacts in the Dining Room with help from the Trust’s Lead Chaplain the Reverend Ruth…

    Cross curricular work for Inter Faith Week

    22 Goodwyn Avenue Mill Hill, London NW7 3RG
    Inter faith themed activities across different subjects.…

    Seminar (FCDO) - ‘Has Science Killed God?’

    King Charles Street, London, SW1A 2AH. 0.00 – 0.00
    A seminar for civil servants at the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office on the topic of 'Has Science Killed God?', with Krish Kandiah.…

    Blog - ‘Conversation, Collaboration and Connections’

    Oxford, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    RE:Online posted a blog exploring the power of discussing religion and worldviews with friends.…

    Coffee and cake awareness raiser around diversity and acceptance

    Western Community Hospital William Macleod Way, Southampton SO16 4XE. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of celebrating #InterFaithWeek our multifaith resource group hosted a coffee and cake break for staff to connect. A lovely halal and vegan friendly feast was also shared over coffee and conversations raising awareness around diversity and acceptance.…

    Craft Activities

    Wakefield, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    YPO posted a video demonstrating three craft activities for schools to use to create conversations and teach children about different beliefs and cultures.…

    Bristol Museums Learning Boxes

    Bristol, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Bristol Museums Learning posted a photo of their World Faiths artefact box, which schools can use for R.E. lessons, along with a link to further information.…

    Theology and Philosophy Club discussion

    Woldingham School, Marden Park, Woldingham Surrey CR37YA. 0.00 – 0.00
    During this year’s Inter Faith Week, 14-21 November, our student Sacred Heart Reps and members of ‘REthink’, Woldingham’s Theology and Philosophy Club, joined in a discussion session in the school Chapel to explore the question, ‘How is Woldingham welcoming of…

    Documentary Showing - Strictly Kosher

    Laurus Ryecroft, Lumb Lane, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 7LJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Laurus Ryecroft attended a documentary showing what it means to be Jewish and the Kosher lifestyle.…

    Inter Faith Week pointers for employer - a blog

    ENEI, 105 Judd Street, London, WC1H 9NE
    An Inter Faith Week guest blog by IFN's Assistant Director David Hampshire on pointers for Employers on faith in the workplace and good inter faith relations.…

    A message for Inter Faith Week

    The Mind Wellbeing Centre, 3-11 Drake Street, Rochdale OL16 1RE. 0.00 – 0.00
    This week is #InterFaithWeek - a week dedicated to raising awareness and celebrating our cultural and religious differences. It is a time where we as people embrace diversity and explore what it is that makes us who we are! Sharing…

    Southampton Places of Worship - Timelapse Video

    Southampton, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Southampton Stories (Southampton City Council Cultural Services) posted a short clip to social media, showing a photo timelapse of the city's Nanaksar Gurdwara from a Methodist Chapel, to a furniture warehouse, to a Gurdwara.…

    Teaching Resources

    Sheffield, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Twinkl Resources posted a resource about teaching children about faith.…

    Visiting Sandys Row Synagogue

    Sandys Row Synagogue, 4A Sandy's Row, London, E1 7HW. 0.00 – 0.00
    Representatives from Mitzvah Day and Nisa Nashim visited Sandys Row Synagogue.…

    Readings on the Theme of Freedom

    Kendal, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    South Lakeland Interfaith Forum committee Zoom event of readings on the theme of freedom.…

    Visiting Singers Hill Synagogue

    Christ Church CE Primary School, Claremont Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 1LF. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 3 visited Singers Hill Synagogue, learning about the Jewish faith.…

    Visiting Guru Nanak Gurdwara

    Christ Church CE Primary School, Claremont Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 1LF. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 5 visited Guru Nanak Gurdwara in Sparkhill.…

    Looking at Sikh Artefacts

    St Aidan's Church of England Primary School, Derwentwater Road, Gateshead, NE8 2HQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at the nursery had a very special visitor in school called Mrs. Lightowler who brought in lots of Sikh artefacts for us to look at. The objects were very bright and precious. Once back in class, we made Diva…

    Dance Workshops

    Reddish Vale Road, Reddish, Stockport SK5 7HD. 0.00 – 0.00
    Dance workshops to mark 'Anti-bullying, diversity and inter faith week'. The aim of this week is to recognise and celebrate each other's differences, use kind words to one another, and learn more about our staff and students at RVHS and…

    Signposting #LoveThyNeighbour project

    Dewsbury, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Kumon Y'all shared a tweet reflecting on their past #LoveThyNeighbour project, with a video.…

    Faith Coach - Friendship through Faith

    Gurdwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha, Cottenham Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 5QU. 10.00 – 15.00
    A 'faith coach' trip to different places of worship in Newcastle.…

    Al Madina Mosque - Interfaith Week Open Days

    Al Madina Mosque, 2 Victoria Rd, Barking IG11 8PY. 10.00 – 16.00
    Al Madina Mosque will be hosting an open day to run during Interfaith week (14th-19th November). Everyone is welcome to come in and be shown round and learn more about this Place of Worship. …

    Inter Faith Coffee Morning

    Lighthouse Bethel, Caldmore Road, Walsall, WS1 3NQ. 10.00 – 12.00
    A coffee morning for women, with food, activities, henna art, stalls, and more.…

    Partnership working

    Lancashire, UK. 10.30 – 12.00
    Briefing / discussion around partnership working with local authority and health sector colleagues, aimed at Lancashire faith leaders - building on meetings that have been held over the past year. Will include: implications of changes to the Lancashire health infrastructure;…

    Bereavement Workshop

    Brighton, UK. 10.30 – 12.30
    Peter Wells, who has been a lead chaplain in hospice care and the NHS as well as being a therapist, will lead a workshop on bereavement and loss. This is an opportunity to share experiences with each other and learn…

    Inter Faith Week Chat about your experiences of religion in health and social care

    Solihull, UK. 10.30 – 11.00
    Come and join us for an informal online chat about your experiences of religion in health and social care in Solihull. …

    Faith Leaders Meeting - Lancashire Forum of Faiths

    Preston, UK (online). 10.30 – 12.00
    Contact. Peter Lumsden for joining details…

    Tree planting

    Thornes Park, Denby Dale Road, Wakefield WF2 8DY. 11.00 – 12.00
    Wakefield Interfaith Network, with the help of Wakefield Tree Wardens, Wakefield District Arboricultural officer and local school children, will plant three native trees in a local park. These mature trees, in the growing circle of interfaith trees, provide interest and…

    Faith and Food Event (Sikh Religion) 

    Guru Nanak Gurdwara, Prospect Street Springwood, Huddersfield, HD1 2NX. 11.00 – 13.00
    For centuries faith has determined to a large extent the foods people eat. During Inter Faith Week we would like to raise awareness of different types of foods in the Sikh faith, what are the dietary requirements, learn why they…

    Powerhouse International - Interfaith Week Open Days

    Powerhouse International, Oxlow Lane, Dagenham RM10 8LP. 11.00 – 14.00
    Powerhouse International will be hosting an open day to run during Interfaith week. Everyone is welcome to come in and be shown round and learn more about this Place of Worship. …

    Free Online Talk with Tameer and Gherado

    St Mary's University, Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX. 11.00 – 12.30
    Join a discussion on 'Human Development from an Islamic perspective: the work of Emardev and its inter faith dimension'.…

    Covid Keeps

    Nishkam Civic Association, 6 Soho Road, Birmingham, B21 9BH. 11.00 – 13.00
    As we move through Covid a new phrase called “Covid Keeps” has emerged. Encouraging us to reflect upon what we have learnt to value most during Covid and will embrace as we move forward. Through break-out sessions and collective discussions…

    OpenFaith Tour

    Breathing Space, Portland Building, DeMonfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH. 11.00 – 11.30
    Meet in the Sharing Space for a short tour of the Prayer Rooms and Chapel with the opportunity to ask questions with our Muslim Chaplain and Christian Faith Advisor.…

    How Our Communities Fought Back Against COVID

    Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, 2 Marsham Street, London, SW1P 4DF. 11.00 – 12.00
    An event for civil servants, with leading experts in faith and community engagement telling the story of the work that communities have been doing and the challenges that they have faced.…

    10 years of Near Neighbours - celebration event

    Kala Sangam Arts Centre, 1 Forster Court, Bradford, United Kingdom. 11.00 – 14.00
    Celebrating 10 years of Near Neighbours and the diversity of West Yorkshire, focusing on the remarkable work of our communities. Bringing together different faith groups and ethnicities, this special event will celebrate the resilience of local people and give encouragement…

    Celebrating the Birth of Guru Nanak

    King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS. 11.30 – 12.45
    A celebration of Guru Nanak Ji's Gurprub (the birth of the first Sikh guru, Guru Nanak) in association with King's Sikh Network. Lunch provided (Guru Ka Langar).…

    Tour of Salford University Faith Centre

    University of Salford, 43 Crescent, Salford, M5 4WT. 11.30 – 12.00
    Tour of the Faith Centre for students. On both 16 and 17 November. Part of a series of activities for Inter Faith Week.…

    Faith Places of Sanctuary Workshop

    Birmingham, UK. 12.00 – 13.15
    This workshop is designed for places of worship exploring what is involved in becoming a Faith Place of Sanctuary. We will hear about schools and a church that have become Places of Sanctuary. We will also hear from a mosque…

    Inter faith friendship carousel

    Charleton academy, west Charleton, kingsbridge, tq7 2al
    Inter faith activity carousel exploring friendship.…

    Community Cohesion Masterclass

    Breathing Space, Portland Building, DeMonfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH. 12.00 – Thursday 18 November 12.30
    Join us to learn more about OpenFaith & Welfare support at DMU, how we can challenge bias, respect difference in our daily lives and gain a better understanding of what we all have in common.

    Two masterclasses:…

    Women, Faith, and Leadership

    20 Great Smith St, London SW1P 3BT. 12.00 – 13.00
    With the Department for Education Interfaith Network. Women who have a faith, or no faith, and those who have different philosophies, will be sharing their experiences of how their convictions have helped them in their leadership journey, including how their…

    Inter Faith Week ‘Get-Together’

    CB10 1BP. 12.15 – 13.30
    A 'get-together' for inter faith dialogue and discussion.…

    Synagogue Tour

    Southampton Hebrew Congregation, 77 Dover Street, SO14 6GN. 13.00 – 14.00
    Come along to a tour of the Southampton Hebrew Congregation, our local synagogue, which has a rich history and community which goes back for over a century. Whether you’ve been to a synagogue before or have never set foot in…

    Free Online Talk

    St Mary's University, Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX. 13.00 – 13.45
    A free online talk on the topic 'My failed mission to find God - and what I found instead'.…

    Bring and Share Lunch

    Wolverhampton, UK. 13.00 – 14.00
    A bring and share lunch with Interfaith Wolverhampton. Guest speaker Emma Peters, Engagement and Communication Officer and the Clinical Commissioning Group for Wolverhampton, speaking about the engagement that they do as a CCG and ways to get involved with them.…

    Faith and Belief - Not Walking On Eggshells

    Westminster, London, UK. 13.00 – 13.45
    Living and working with faith and belief in the Civil Service: a dialogue between Cabinet Office, Crown Commercial Service and the Food Standards Agency…

    Festival of Peace

    St Johns Church, Golcar, Huddersfield, HD7 4PX . 13.30 – 14.30
    Local schools coming together to make presentations on the theme of peace.…

    Light Upon Light

    Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3EH. 13.45 – 14.45
    We take physical light for granted and light as a unifying factor in the different traditions is also often off the radar. But what is spiritual light and why does light feature as central to mystical experience?

    Inter Faith in the Square - Islam

    St Mary's University, Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX. 14.00 – 17.00
    Celebrating and discovering within faith, join us and our students leading on Henna art and Hijab trying.…

    Tour of St Edmund’s Catholic Church

    St Edmund's Roman Catholic Church, The Avenue, Southampton, SO17 1XJ. 14.15 – 15.15
    Fr Vincent has opened the doors to St Edmund’s Catholic Church for visiting as part of Inter Faith Week at the University of Southampton. Staff and students of all faiths or none are welcome to come along to explore a…

    Seminar: Jewish-Muslim alliances combating Antisemitism and Islamophobia

    Faculty of Divinity, University of Cambridge, CB3 9BS. 14.15 – 16.00
    Cambridge Interfaith Programme welcomes Derviş Hızarcı, Program Director at the Berlin-based Alfred Landecker Foundation, for this UK Interfaith Week addition to our Interreligious Relations seminar series. Seminars are livestreamed from the Faculty of Divinity at the University of Cambridge.

    The Inter Faith Communities Responsibility to Tackle Domestic Abuse - Online Webinar

    London, UK. 15.00 – 16.00
    For this year's Inter Faith Week and to launch Faith Against Domestic Abuse Awareness Week (22-26 November), Faiths Forum for London are hosting an online webinar to discuss faith communities' responsibility in tackling domestic abuse.

    Speakers include:

    Lantern Crafts

    Eccleston Library, The Carrington Centre, 230 The Green, Eccleston, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 5TE. 15.30 – 17.00
    Make lanterns to celebrate Inter Faith Week.…

    Tour of Medina Mosque

    Southampton Medina Mosque, Compton Walk, Southampton SO14 0BH. 15.30 – 16.30
    Join Rashid Brora for a tour of the first purpose-built Mosque in the South of England. Those of all faiths or none are welcome to attend and ask any questions they might have. …

    Fostering Inclusivity in Your School with The Faith & Belief Forum

    Star House, 104 Grafton Rd, London NW5 4BA
    Join F&BF; for an engaging CPD webinar introducing and modelling activities from our programmes, designed to support your school’s Years 4-9. RE/PSHE/Citizenship/RSE offer.

    Aim: To provide an overview of the multi-layered education programmes that F&BF; is…


    Unity Centre, St Leonard's Rd, Rotherham, S65 1PD. 16.30 – 18.00
    All welcome to a friendly tea-party to find out what Rotherham Interfaith Group do, and how they spread love in our neighbourhood.…

    ENGAGE Network Launch Event

    London. 16.30 – 18.00
    Join the Faith & Belief Forum on Inter faith Week for the launch of our ENGAGE network and help us shape a better future for young people of faith in London. This network is for organisations who already work with,…

    3 Takes 1 Story

    Birmingham, B32 3NT. 16.30 – 17.30
    Hear from leaders and editors in faith-based journalism talking about the opportunities and challenges on reporting about their community, for their community and within their community.…

    Islamic Holy Sites in Saudi Arabia: A Virtual Tour

    York Mosque and Islamic Centre, Bull Lane, YO10 3EN. 17.00 – 20.00
    A virtual tour of Islamic holy sites in Saudi Arabia, using virtual reality technology. It will take you into a tour around the Muslim holy sites in Saudi Arabia, to see how the Ka'bah looked like 1,400 years ago compared…

    What is Inter Faith Week?

    Birmingham, UK. 17.00 – 18.00
    Dr Peter Rookes, Secretary of Birmingham Council of Faiths and Coordinator of Birmingham Interfaith Week programme will discuss with Kathleen Roche-Nagi, the purpose of Interfaith Week and the sorts of events we include in the programme.…

    Women’s Health and Wellbeing in Birmingham Faith Communities

    Birmingham, UK. 17.00 – 18.30
    Health Commissioners at Birmingham City Council invite you to share how we can collectively improve women’s health and wellbeing, share areas where support is needed and good practice from different faith communities, as well as areas in which BCC can…

    Preston Citizens Living Wage action

    Preston, UK. 17.00 – 18.00
    ‘Part of Living Wage Week’ and Inter Faith Week. Contact for details.…

    Students Shining a Light on Faith

    Multi Faith Centre at the University of Derby, Kedleston Road Campus, Derby, DE22 1HR. 17.30 – 18.30
    A student created film installation is coming to the University of Derby Kedleston Road campus. The Multi Faith Centre building will be transformed into a backdrop for the student-led light and film installation that will share the importance and symbolism…

    Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum: Bridge Over Troubled Water

    St Margaret's House, 21 Old Ford Road, Bethnal Green, London, E2 9PL. 18.00 – 20.00
    Faith groups have provided essential support to residents in Tower Hamlets, before and during the pandemic, and have been at the heart of providing support for people, particularly those facing the worst health and social inequalities.

    Parkes Institute Inter Faith Lecture

    Lecture Theatre C, Avenue Campus, University of Southampton, Highfield Road, Southampton, SO17 1BF. 18.00 – 19.30
    Drawing on her anthropological work with initiatives in Muslim-Jewish dialogue in the UK, Yulia Egorova will talk about how the participants in these initiatives conceptualise the commonalities and particularities of their communities’ experiences. In this presentation and in conversation with…

    Film Night

    The Haven, Swansea University, Fabian Way, Crymlyn Burrows, Skewen, Swansea, SA1 8EN. 18.00 – 20.00
    Come along to watch an episode of BBC’s ‘Being…’ series. In this session we look at ‘Being Hindu’ followed by a discussion with our Hindu representatives.…

    Interfaith Football Tournament

    Moseley School fitness centre B13 9NP. 18.00 – 20.00
    An interfaith football tournament, hosted by Clifton Road Mosque…

    Inter Faith Week Movie Night

    Leeds Trinity Students' Union, Brownberrie Lane, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 5HD. 18.00 – 21.00
    An inter faith movie night.…

    ‘We are the Same We are Different’  (a follow up session to the IRD Summer School 2021)

    Birmingham, UK. 18.30 – 20.00
    For three evenings in September 2021 a group of people from diverse communities gathered online to reflect on the challenges and opportunities of living together with ‘differences’. This in-person session will bring together this group and others to continue that…

    Scriptural Reasoning

    West London Synagogue, 33 Seymour Place, London, W1H 5AU. 18.30 – 20.30
    A Scriptural Reasoning Event.

    Scriptural Reasoning is a tool for interfaith dialogue where people of different faiths come together to read and discuss their holy texts. The aim is not to seek agreement but rather to explore…

    Inter Faith Quiz

    London, UK. 18.30 – 20.00
    An evening of questions to test your inter faith knowledge.…

    Afro-centrism and Islam

    Preston, UK (online). 18.30 – 19.30
    History from a black perspective, Ahmed James and Cecil Walsh, On Zoom. (See below for ID & Passcode)…

    Called to Be Light

    Swindon, UK. 19.00 – 19.30
    Join the Christian Community for a 30-minute vigil on Zoom. …

    Mental Wellbeing and Faith-Centred Support in Birmingham

    Birmingham, UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    As part of a series of consultations, Health Commissioners at Birmingham City Council share their work supporting mental health & wellbeing in faith communities and hear contributions from faith communities on best practice for mental wellbeing, community needs and areas…

    Tea and Cake

    Elvet Methodist Church, 8 Old Elvet, Durham, DH1 3HL. 19.00 – 20.30
    Tea and cake with the Catholic Society and Joint Anglican-Methodist Society.…

    An Evening of Fellowship

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Bramhall Lane, Davenport, Stockport SK3 8SA. 19.00 – 20.00
    A tour of the building, with a film about humanitarian aid and an opportunity to share ideas for the future.…

    Abdul’-Baha, Champion of Universal Peace

    Medway, UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    A talk on Abdul'-Baha, presented by Luz Moshtael and Hugh Hawkins.…

    Workshop - ‘The Role of Faith Within Healing’

    St Joseph's Church Hall, Braccan Walk, Bracknell, RG12 1HA. 19.15 – 21.00
    A talk on the role of faith in healing.

    19:15: Refreshments
    19:30 Introduction
    19:35: Speaker (Christian)
    19:48: Speaker (Baha'i)
    20:00: Speaker (Hindu)
    20:12: Breather
    20:17: Speaker (Sikh)

    Making War, Keeping Faith:  Poetic Reflections on War and Religion -  with Dr Mary Brewer   Online Event

    Leicester. 19.30 – 21.00
    This workshop will offer participants the change to gain insight into how those who have experienced war (either in combat or on the home front) have used poetry to explore the role of religion and the place of faith in…

    Film Premiere

    Victoria Centre, Palk Road, Wellingborough, NN8, 1HR. 19.30 – 21.00
    Wellingborough Inter Faith Group have produced a film for use in Primary schools with a grant from Northamptonshire Community Foundation. The film was made during the time when the group were unable to visit the local schools with their inter…

    Faith Action on the Climate Crisis

    Blackley Centre, Prospect View, Blackley, Elland, HX5 0TD. 19.30 – 21.00
    An opportunity to share knowledge, actions, encouragement and network. People of all faiths and beliefs welcome.…

    Hope for Humanity

    Solihull, B91 2DR. 19.30 – 21.15
    An online programme of readings, reflections, music and prayers for Inter Faith Week on the theme of Hope, hosted by Solihull Faiths Forum and Solihull Baha'i Community.…

  • Wednesday 17 November

    How can I make a Difference?

    Stockport Hospital
    Today, we visit in patient wards and unite in the hospital with chaplaincy information packs and to hear about staff pledges on how you will support the spiritual care of patients.…

    Mandala Art and Meditation

    The Grange School, Bradburns Lane, Hartford, Chesire, CW8 1LU. 0.00 – 0.00
    A mandala workshop and meditation session.

    Two sessions: Wednesday 17th; Friday 19th

    Inter Faith Fair

    Liverpool John Moores University Students' Union, 80-98 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, L3 5UZ. 0.00 – 0.00
    An inter faith fair featuring JMSU's different faith societies, where students will have the opportunity to meet the faith society committee members and enjoy a choir performance.…

    Faith in Art Competition

    The Grange School, Wendover Way, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP21 7NH. 0.00 – Friday 26 November 15.00
    An opportunity for students to produce a creative piece of art or a poem on the theme of 'inter faith', for the chance to win a £10 Amazon voucher.…

    Visit to St Edburgha’s

    Birmingham, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 5 visited to St Edburgha's CofE Church.…

    Many Hands Many Faiths Workshop

    The New Art Gallery Walsall, Gallery Square, Walsall, WS2 8LG. 0.00 – 0.00
    The New Art Gallery Walsall have uploaded a video workshop to their YouTube channel, showing how to create a banner displaying hand gestures from different religious and spiritual moments, such as prayer.

    Watch it here: /…

    School Faith Trail

    The Olive School, Small Heath, Waverley Rd, Birmingham, B10 0EG. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of our faith trail, year 4 and 5 visited the Holy Family RC Church and Green Lane Masjid.…

    Metropolitan Police Talk

    New Scotland Yard, Victoria Embankment, London, SW1A 2JL. 0.00 – 0.00
    Officers from Crime Prevention Inclusion and Engagement (CPIE), Metropolitan Police Service faith officers, and faith leaders came together at New Scotland Yard to hold an open talk group, discussing how we can work together, building trust and confidence with all…

    Faith Covenant Renewal

    Hendon Town Hall, The Burroughs, London, NW4 4BG. 0.00 – 0.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Barnet Council and Barnet Multi-Faith Forum (BMFF) publicly renewed the Barnet Covenant for Engagement between Faith Communities.…

    Pictures of Menorahs

    Green Fold Special School, Highfield Road, Bolton BL4 0NS
    Following step by step instructions , choosing their own colours and carefully using a scraper to peel paint away from the paper, today Class Oak have created wax resist pictures of a Menorah focusing on 8 straight lines to represent…

    Goody bags for Antibullying and Interfaith Week

    Brinsworth Academy, Brinsworth Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham, S60 5EJ
    Our Wednesday pride group have been making goody bags as acts of kindness, for antibullying/interfaith week. Today, they have been sharing them with others across the academy to brighten up people's day…

    Exploring and raising awareness of faith and palliative care.

    221 Hagley Rd, Stourbridge DY8 2JR
    This week, we are supporting Interfaith Week and we are working with our partners Dudley Group NHS Charity and the No Barriers Here team to explore and raise awareness of faith and palliative care. We will be sharing views from…

    Inter Faith Week story

    Barnfield Avenue, Murdishaw WA7 6EP
    Our ‘Interfaith Week’ story is Noah’s Ark, we’ve enjoyed learning the story through play and exploring our ark.…

    Inter Faith Staff Network Launch

    St Bartholomew's Hospital, W Smithfield, London, EC1A 7BE. 0.00 – 0.00
    A launch of the inter faith staff network for Barts Health NHS Trust. With speeches, music performances, and food.…

    Chaplains Q&A

    Newcastle, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A Q&A session with hospital chaplains.…

    Places of Worship Trip

    Manchester, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 8 students visited the Holy Law Synagogue and Raza Masjid.…

    Staff reflections on faith, nature and the environment and introducing a new staff interfaith network

    Somerset Diverse Communities, Viney Court, Taunton, TA1 3FB
    Some members of CCS staff are going to be reflecting how their faith sees nature and the environment. We will also be as introducing our new interfaith network – connecting faith and belief groups across Somerset. We want to collaborate…

    Book launch

    NIFF C/O, JP Law, 110 Whitworth Road, Northampton NN1 4HJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    For Interfaith week we launch our book 'I am Human' and release our video to share (Film is of children talking about learning about faith and about friendship.). …

    The Baha’i Faith

    Mansfield, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Unitarian Community held their regular discussion, and invited a Baha'i speaker to talk about the Baha'i Faith. A video clip of chiefs in Democratic Republic of Congo showed them attending BAha'i conference and resolving to unite and work together…

    Newham Police Places of Worship Tour

    Newham, London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Officers from Newham Police, the North East BCU of the London Met, joined members of various faith groups on a tour of places of worship in Newham.…

    Faith Covenant Celebration

    Brent, London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Brent Multi-Faith Forum and Brent Council came together to celebrate the Faith Covenant, first signed in 2017, pledging to respect each other's beliefs and planning how best to work together.…

    Meeting with faith leaders at a Student SACRE

    Stratford School Academy, Upton Lane Site, Upton Lane, Forest Gate, London E7 9PR
    #Year8 students enjoyed meeting local Faith Leaders at Student SACRE*. Student SACRE is a Newham based programme run by #REMatters, which aims to promote dialogue between young people of different faiths, secular backgrounds and cultures. This week, students met with…

    Ramayana Puppet Show

    Sandringham (Jewish Care), Common Road, Stanmore, HA7 3FT. 0.00 – 0.00
    StoryHour Uk (part of Puranas Ltd) screened their 15 minute Ramayana puppet show to residents and Sandringham Jewish Care, to share the story of Diwali.…

    Inter Faith Week at ICIS

    Surrey, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Employees at ICIS attended a Zoom event with the Religion ERG, which included discussions about different faiths and a quiz.…

    Learning about Sikhism

    Laxton Junior School, East Road, Oundle, Peterborough, PE8 4BX
    Year 2 pupils at Laxton Junior School searched for sticks in the Woodland Garden and used them to create their own Nishaan Sahib.…

    Discovery Boxes

    Cambridge Regional College, King Hedges Road, Cambridge, CB4 2QT
    International Students at Cambridge Regional College explored religion and faith through discovery boxes. In turns, students picked a box and discussed the objects and facts within to learn about different religions.…

    Pockets of Peace - Sacred Spaces

    Bournemouth, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A mini podcast episode featuring dialogue between a Muslim and a Christian about 'sacred spaces'.…

    Learning to Respect Different Faiths

    Hazelbury Primary School, Haselbury Road, Edmonton, London, N9 9TT
    Pupils at Hazelbury School learnt about how everyone, from those of differing faiths to those who are non-religious should respect the views and beliefs of others.…

    Exploring the Star of David

    Green Fold Special School, Highfield Road, Bolton BL4 0NS. 0.00 – 0.00
    Class Peach have enjoyed exploring the shape of the Star of David in lots of different textures.…

    Learning About Faiths in Attention Autism Sessions

    Green Fold Special School, Highfield Road, Bolton BL4 0NS. 0.00 – 0.00
    Class Apricot focused on Christianity, Islam and Judaism in their daily Attention Autism sessions. Attention Autism is a specialist SALT intervention model which aims to develop natural and spontaneous communication through the use of visually based and highly motivating activities…

    Inter Faith Arts and Crafts

    Green Fold Special School, Highfield Road, Bolton BL4 0NS. 0.00 – 0.00
    Class Orange made glass windows, hand print Menorahs, Mendhi hand decorations and prayer mats.…

    Visit to the Gurdwara

    Birmingham, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 3 visited the local Gurdwara.…

    Visiting Sparkbrook Masjid

    Christ Church CE Primary School, Claremont Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 1LF. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 6 visited Sparkbrook Masjid. …

    Islam Workshop

    Christ Church CE Primary School, Claremont Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 1LF. 0.00 – 0.00
    Sheikh Lukman delivered Islam workshops to Years 2, 3, 5 and 6, addressing topics such as fairness, justice, kindness, honesty, respect and the 5 pillars. He highlighted the importance of context and studying any religion holistically.…

    Dhol Workshop

    Penn Wood Primary and Nursery School, Penn Road, Slough, SL2 1PH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 4 had the opportunity to have a dhol workshop by a professional dhol player called Lakhan from High Rated Drummers and Baja Beats UK. The children learnt about the drum that originates from India and got to play a…

    Making Rangoli Artwork

    St Aidan's Church of England Primary School, Derwentwater Road, Gateshead, NE8 2HQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at the nursery created our own piece of Rangoli Artwork for our classroom. We used large blocks of different coloured paint, then added glitter to it. We will display this in our classroom next week.…

    ‘One Kind Word’ Tree

    Reddish Vale Road, Reddish, Stockport SK5 7HD. 0.00 – 0.00
    Creating a ‘One Kind Word’ tree to mark 'Anti-bullying, diversity and inter faith week'. The aim of this week is to recognise and celebrate each other's differences, use kind words to one another, and learn more about our staff and…

    Celebrating Annual Football Event

    Dewsbury, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Kumon Y'all posted a tweet celebrating their annual football event.…

    Visiting the Buddhist Vihara

    Birmingham, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 4 visited Birmingham Buddhist Vihara. They learnt all about the origins of Buddhism and practiced meditation with one of the monks.…

    Exploring Big Questions  

    Kirklees, UK. 9.00 – 12.00
    An online conference for secondary school students to explore some big themes for RE and the world. Explore ‘Reconciliation’, ‘Refugees’ and ‘Created Human’ from the perspectives of Judaism, Christianity and Islam.

    Each theme will use a…

    Celebration of the life of Abdul-Bahá Servant of Mankind and Head of the Bahá‘i Faith from 1892 - 1921

    Fermanagh and Omagh. 10.00 – 11.30
    Free online talk by Carmel Irandoust, ex Secretary General of the Bahá'i International Community of the Holy Land, followed by a film screening of Abdul-Bahá 's life.…

    The Path to Peace (Islam)

    The Islamic Centre, Parkinson Avenue, Scunthorpe, DN15 7JX. 10.00 – 14.30
    Open day at the Islamic Centre, with talks at 10:30am and 2pm.…

    Bulb and Wildflower Planting Project with Solihull Council

    Hope Coppice, Woodloes Road, Shirley, Solihull, B90 2RP. 10.00 – 12.00
    Service project with Solihull Council. An inter faith group will help plant bulbs and wildflowers in Hope Coppice, a newly planted woodland as a memorial to those affected by Covid-19.…

    Information Stall

    Princess Royal University Hospital, Farnborough Common, Orpington, BR6 8ND. 10.00 – 15.00
    Inter Faith Week information stall at Princess Royal University Hospital.…

    Faiths Working Together: Educational Resources for Six Faiths

    Birmingham, UK. 10.00 – 11.30
    Liz Dancey will be presenting resources the Arts Society has developed for 6 main faiths.…

    Inter Faith Week Bake Off

    Parrenthorn High School, Heywood Road, Prestwich, Whitefield, Manchester, M25 2BW. 10.30 – 11.00
    A challenge for pupils and staff to bake or cook food that represents a faith. …

    On the trail of faith buildings in Highfields and Spinney Hills, Leicester = group walk

    Victoria Park, Granville Road, Leicester LE1 7RY. 10.30 – 0.00
    Starting at the Victoria Park Gates, London Rd Finishing in Spinney Hill Park, East Park Rd. Up to 90 minutes, steady pace. A 2-mile stroll through city streets passing faith buildings (past and present) which reflect the diversity of Leicester's…

    Rooots Diversity Quiz

    Leeds, UK. 11.00 – 12.00
    Join the Rooots team and take part in their Diversity Quiz to celebrate Inter Faith Week.

    The team have written a quiz about 6 different religions. This is your chance to learn more about different faiths.

    Baha’i Meditation & Prayers

    York, UK. 11.00 – 12.30
    Baha'i meditation and prayers on a theme of 'Love and Unity - the purpose of all religions'. Includes meditation, prayers and readings followed by discussions.…

    Building Bridges in Burnley Stall

    Burnley, UK. 11.00 – 15.00
    Stall providing information about inter faith and the work of Building Bridges in Burnley.…

    Celebrating Connecting Communities - 10 Years of Near Neighbours

    St John's Church, 4 Church Avenue, Southall, UB2 4DH. 11.00 – 14.00
    This event will showcase the partnerships and programmes throughout the 10 year life of Near Neighbours. We want to celebrate what community organisations supported by Near Neighbours have done to develop positive relationships in multi-religious, multi-ethnic areas, contributing to the…

    Challenges with Equality and Diversity within Sport and Places of Worship

    7 and 8 Wellington Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4AP. 11.00 – 12.00
    Our presenters will discuss Equality and Diversity issues faced within Sport and within places of Worship and the steps taken to tackle them.…

    Light a Candle for Peace and Explore the Chapel

    St Marys University Chapel, 692 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX. 11.30 – 12.30
    Light a candle and explore the chapel. Two sessions: Monday 15 Nov, 11:30-12:30; Wednesday 17 November, 11:30-12:30…

    Inter Faith Display

    Cambridge Regional College, King Hedges Road, Milton, Cambridge, CB4 2QT. 11.53 – 23.59
    Childcare and Early Years students have been exploring different religions and faiths by creating a display.…

    New relations of stigma & mutuality during the Covid-19 pandemic with Dr Nikita Simpson, Postdoctoral Researcher in Anthropology, London School of Economics

    St Philip's Church, Evington Road, Leicester LE2 1HN. 12.30 – 14.00
    The Covid pandemic has had an uneven impact across the UK: in many ways it has heightened and exacerbated existing structural inequalities and challenges. During 2020 Leicester suffered more prolonged and stricter lockdown conditions than any other English city. Drawing…

    Open Chapel: Talks and More

    St Marys University Chapel, 692 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX. 12.30 – 17.45
    Featuring a speed-faithing event, alongside talks and open services.

    Confessions: 12:35pm
    Mass: 1:05pm
    Lunch in the Chaplaincy: 1:30pm

    Drop-in Talks, 15-20 minutes and Q&As;, 3pm-5:45pm:
    Dynamics of Faith
    Our Common…

    Civil Service Race Forum Presentation

    London, UK. 12.30 – 13.45
    To mark both Inter Faith Week and Islamophobia Awareness Month, a civil servant and British convert to Islam delivered a presentation with their own personal experiences and reflections on being Muslim in Britain.…

    Scriptural Reasoning Session “Ecology and the Environment across Faiths”

    Platform Housing Group Ltd, 1700 Solihull Parkway, Birmingham B37 7YD
    To mark the Inter Faith Week (November 14th - 21st November) we are inviting colleagues along to a lunchtime Scriptural Reasoning Session.

    Our chosen theme is "Ecology and Environment across Faiths".

    All colleagues,…

    Cuppa and a Chat

    Sheffield Hallam University, Howard Street, Sheffield City Centre, Sheffield, S1 1WB. 13.00 – 15.00
    A chance to have tea/coffee and biscuits and chat with Sheffield Hallam faith advisers. All faiths and none are welcome.…

    Guided Meditation

    Laurus Ryecroft, Lumb Lane, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 7LJ. 13.00 – 13.30
    Pupils at Laurus Ryecroft attended a guided meditation service.…

    Student Interfaith Lunch

    University of Brighton, Brighton, BN2 4AT. 13.15 – 14.15
    Different Faith societies from the University of Brighton will come together to share a meal and talk about what it means to live out one's faith as a student today.…

    Festival of Peace Number 2

    St Mark's Church, Longwood, Huddersfield, HD3 4HJ . 13.30 – 14.30
    Local schools coming together to make presentations on the theme of peace.…

    Inter Faith Week Event

    Cardiff University, Cardiff, CF10 3AT. 14.00 – 15.00
    Join our BAME Wellbeing Champions – Isadora, Shivika and Jeevan - to increase awareness of the different and distinct faith communities amongst Cardiff University students, celebrating and building on the contribution which they make to the University and the wider…

    ‘Open Day’ online session

    Bolton Interfaith Council, Bolton Hub Bold Street, Bolton BL1. 14.00 – 15.30
    A chance to meet Bolton Interfaith Council members and to share news and ideas about current and future faith and inter faith concerns.…

    NCS x Faith & Belief Forum Panel Discussion

    London, UK. 14.00 – 15.30
    How do we create programmes that are inclusive, navigate questions about diversity and support young people from faith/belief backgrounds? The panel will discuss and share professional and personal reflections of navigating faith/belief (including non-religious beliefs) in a variety of settings…

    Weaving Women’s Wisdom Exhibition

    Englesea Brook Chapel and Museum, Englesea Brook Lane, Crewe, CW2 5QW. 14.00 – 16.00
    Come and see a collection of uniquely designed and woven rugs, and read the stories of the groups of inter faith women who created them. …

    Participate at Home Session of Meditation or Prayer and Study run by a 92 year old Retired Roman Catholic Priest

    Participate at home. 14.30 – 15.30
    Participate at Home in Session of Meditation or Prayer and Study run by a 92 year old Retired Roman Catholic Priest (who may be the oldest person to lead a session in Inter Faith Week)

    All welcome…

    Faith @ Connect Church

    Connect Church, Ashby Road, Scunthorpe, DN16 1NR. 14.30 – 16.30
    Featuring a Q&A with a church a leader, learning about Connect Church, along with refreshments.…

    Faith in Word & Action Discussion Group

    York St John University, Lord Mayor's Walk, York, YO31 7EX. 14.30 – 15.30
    Join the chaplains in the Chapel Kitchen for drinks and cake and to chat about celebrating unity and diversity during Inter Faith Week.…

    Faith in success

    . 15.00 – 16.00
    The Sikh Society will be engaging in Interfaith Week dialogue. The Sikh teachings in the Guru Granth Sahib Ji promote understanding that no one way has the monopoly on the truth. The conversation will focus on how faith values and…

    LUU Jewish Society activities

    Leeds University. 15.00 – 17.00
    Leeds University Union Jewish Society will be running an event in LUU Room 2 with tea, cake, speedfaithing and a talk from the Anthony Nolan charity. Please contact the society for further details…

    Messages for Inter Faith Week

    Norfolk, UK. 15.06 – 23.59
    Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Mental Health will be sharing messages from people of different faiths on their social media.…

    Book Launch of ‘Southampton’s Migrant Past and Present’ by Tony Kushner

    Southampton City Art Gallery, Commercial Road, Southampton, SO14 7LP. 15.30 – 17.00
    This afternoon event, launching the publication of Tony Kushner's new book 'Southampton's Migrant Past and Present', will be accompanied by artistic reflections on migration. We will hear poetry from Joan McGavin, Nazneen Ahmed's poetry and film on Lascars from Mayflower400,…

    Kahoot! Social Quiz

    The Haven, Swansea University, Fabian Way, Crymlyn Burrows, Skewen, Swansea, SA1 8EN. 16.00 – 18.00
    A faith-themed quiz via Kahoot with a social aspect at The Haven and online via Zoom.…

    Scriptural Reasoning - Ecology and Theology

    Kings College London, Strand, London, WC2R 2LS. 16.00 – 18.00
    Exploring the theme of 'Ecology and Theology' through sacred texts from Christian, Jewish and Muslim traditions.

    Revd Dr Simon Woodman, Dr Harrie Cedar and Imam Abdul Choudhury will be looking at how their scriptures address environmental…

    Visit our Hospice Tour & Tea

    Bedford Daycare Hospice, 3 Linden Road, Bedford MK40 2DD. 16.00 – 18.00
    With the approach of Inter Faith Week in November, we thought it would be an ideal opportunity to invite all faiths to visit our Daycare Hospice, to enable us to work together and to look at the services that we…

    Speed Faithing - Food and Friendship

    Food Village, DMU, The Gateway, LE1 9BH. 16.00 – 18.00
    A twist on speed dating; this event involves a series of quick rounds, ask questions, meet new people and talk about faith traditions and beliefs.

    Cook, Eat, Learn and Share Together with the social kitchen and create…

    Developing Inter Faith Youth Practice

    London, UK. 17.00 – 18.00
    An opportunity for organisations, youth work practitioners and interested individuals and parties within communities to discuss and deliver ideas about how we can continue to support inter faith youth work.…

    Webinar on proposed reforms to weddings law

    . 17.00 – 18.00
    A discussion of proposed reforms to weddings law and their impact on faith based communities. Hosted by Nazia Rashid.…


    Newman University, Genners Lane, Bartley Green, Birmingham B32 3NT . 17.00 – 18.00
    For #InterFaithWeek, Newman Chaplaincy and Newman Islamic Society invite Newman students and staff of all faith and no faith to join them for an hour of fast-paced conversation around #faith on Zoom. Email to book your place.…

    Film Premiere - Stranger/Sister

    London, UK. 17.00 – Thursday 18 November 21.30
    The premiere of the film 'Stranger/Sister', with discussion attended by Atiya Aftab, co-founder of the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom and Kirsten Kelly, filmmaker and Rev. Dr. Katie Givens Kime, both of Odyssey Impact.

    Three separate screening events…

    Assisted Dying: eugenics, euthanasia, and medicine

    Newman House, 111 Gower Street, London WC1E 6AR. 17.00 – 18.30
    Assisted Dying: eugenics, euthanasia, and medicine. An event for Interfaith Week on what is not just a faith issue. With Rabbi Moshe Freedman, Professor David Katz, Professor David Albert Jones, the Revd Dr Philip Miller, Mohamed Omer, and Prof Daniel…

    Interfaith Week at Westminster: Dis/obedience to the Earth

    University of Westminster Regent Street Campus, 309 Regent St, London W1B 2HT. 17.30 – 19.30
    A Themed Interactive Discussion Event (TIDE), hosted by the University of Westminster’s Interfaith Advice team, featuring a panel of speakers responding to the question: What works, and what doesn’t work, in raising awareness of the climate crisis in your faith…

    Youth Debate -  “Faith, Freedom and Equality: do they go together?”

    Platform Youth Hub, Hornsey Road Baths, 2 Tiltman Place, London N7 7EE. 18.00 – 20.00
    A youth debate led and delivered by young people of faith and of none. A panel of young people giving their views on 'Faith, Freedom and Equality: do they go together?', followed by questions from the audience for the panel…

    Fostering Friendship Workshop

    Brighton, UK. 18.00 – 19.30
    The theme of this meeting will be “talking about dying”, and it's a follow-up to the Service of Compassion last month. There will be input from a variety of experts on death and also death support including a facilitator of…

    Healing Arc for Inter Faith Week

    Milton Keynes College, Chaffron Way Campus, Chaffron Way, Leadenhall, MK6 5LP. 18.00 – 21.00
    MKIAC and Interfaith MK hosted an event which featuring music and performance from MK’s diverse communities as well as offering a platform for reflection to many of MK’s faith and non-faith leaders. We had four counties represented by High Sheriffs,…

    Activism and Intersectionality

    Oxford, UK. 18.00 – 19.00
    An online talk with journalist and campaigner Shaista Aziz, co-hosted by the Multifaith Chaplaincy with Oxford Human Rights Festival and the Centre for Development and Emergency Practice (CENDEP).…

    The Divine Feminine in Hinduism

    The Chapel, St Chad's College, 18 North Bailey, Durham, County Durham, DH1 3RH. 18.00 – 19.30
    A talk on 'The Divine Feminine in Hinduism', hosted by the Hindu Society.…

    Inter Faith Week roundtable

    Birmingham City University, University House, 15 Bartholomew Row, Birmingham B5 5JU. 18.00 – 20.00
    Join our Multi-Faith Society for a roundtable with our Faith Society leaders, who will be talking through some questions such as 'What do you love about your religion?' as an opportunity to learn, listen and talk about experiences. For BCU…

    My Faith - Its Role in the University and the City of York

    University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD. 18.15 – 20.30
    A student-led session followed by guest speaker Prof. Tom McLeish, FRS and Dr Amanda Rees.

    6:14-7pm: a talk by Prof Tom McLeish, FRS and Dr Amanda Rees on the history and philosophy of science and religion.

    What does ‘Light’ Mean to You Spiritually?

    Faith and Reflection Centre, Nuffield Theatre Cafe, Building 6, University Road, SO17 1TR Southampton, UK. 18.30 – 20.00
    While we remain faithful to Quaker insights we really value the wisdom of others’ Faith, Philosophy and Spirituality and are willing to learn from them. We invite everyone: Faith Advisors and Students from all backgrounds - to tell us about…

    The Shape of Things to Come

    University of Gloucestershire, Park Campus, The Park, Cheltenham, GL50 2RH. 18.30 – 21.00
    Different faith communities will come together once again on Wednesday 17 November to mark national Inter Faith week.
    About this event
    2021's theme: ‘The Shape of Things to Come?’, will look at where communities and individuals find themselves…

    Uniting the World to Tackle Climate Change; What can COP26 teach us?

    Preston, UK (online). 18.30 – 20.30
    Presentation & Discussion.
    Ian Holland – Advisor to the UN and member of the Baha’i Community. On Zoom. (See below for ID & Passcode)…

    Faith and Health

    University of Kent, Giles Ln, Canterbury, CT2 7NZ. 18.30 – 19.30
    A free discussion and dinner on 'Faith and Health' with perspectives from different faith leaders and students.…

    Inter Faith Week webinar: Momentum for Change

    . 18.45 – 20.15
    A webinar for Interfaith week - Dr Alan Race, ‘Momentum for Change in the Christian Understanding of its place in a World of Many Religions.’ Alan is an Anglican priest and Chair of the World Congress of Faiths. He has…

    The Common Good

    Lancashire. 19.00 – 20.00
    An open discussion around the concept of the common good. Exploring the values that we bring to our relationships with people from other faith backgrounds and so to better understand the values that we share with those from other faith…

    Faith in the Climate with George Merchant Ballentyne

    St Philip's Church, Evington Road, Leicester LE2 1HN. 19.00 – 20.30
    Faith Communities have their distinctive views - as well as points of agreement - on the climate crisis: its origins, its impact and the future actions we might take to escape the worst of this worldwide emergency. In this session,…

    Forbidden Food in our Faith

    Havering Synagogue, 25 Eastern Road, Romford, RM1 3FA. 19.00 – 20.30
    A talk on 'forbidden food in our faith', with faith perspectives from: Sidra Naeem (Muslim Chaplain); Linda Cain (Christian Speaker); Rabbi Lee Sunderland (Jewish Representative); Lakhvir Singh (Sikh Representative), Deepak Sharma (Hindu Guest); John Lesker (Baha'i Representative).…

    Climate Change Talk

    Medway, UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    A talk on faith and climate change with the Ahmadiyya Muslim community.…

    Exploring and Reflecting on Solitude

    Braintree, UK. 19.00 – Sunday 21 November 16.00
    Two audiovisual online meditation sessions focusing on solitude.

    Wednesday 17th: 7pm
    Sunday 21st: 3pm…

    Diocesan Inter Faith Event

    St Stephen's Church Hall, Watling Street, St Albans, Herts AL1 2PT. 19.00 – 21.00
    The Diocese of St Albans is a diverse diocese. There are large Jewish communities in south Hertfordshire and Barnet, and large Muslim, Hindu and Sikh communities in Watford, Hitchin, St Albans, Luton and Bedford. As a diocese it is committed…

    Learning how Muslims pray

    Cartmel Priory C of E, Headless Cross, Cartmel LA11 7SA. 19.12 – 23.59
    Students learned about how Muslims pray, with a visit from Mr S Houdi.…

    World Faiths film night

    Seagull Theatre, Morton Rd, Pakefield, Lowestoft NR33 0JH. 19.30 – 21.30
    Four films made by local film maker Tom Fox, introduced by him, with opportunity to discuss them and their content with him and with fellow watchers.…

    Baha’i Inter Faith Devotional

    Cardiff, UK. 19.30 – 21.00
    Baha'i inter faith devotional on the theme of 'The Environment and Us'. Sacred verses from different faiths will be read in Welsh with inspirational music.

    Fe'ch gwahoddir i Ddefosiwn (Cymraeg) Rhyng-Ffydd Ar gyfer Wythnos Rhyng-Ffydd y…

    Meet the Latter-Day Saints

    The Church Of Jesus Church Of Latter-day Saints, Highworth Rd, SN3 4QS. 19.30 – 21.00
    Join the Latter-Day Saints for an informative evening, where they will be sharing more about their Faith, with a tour of the Church. There will also be a youth Activity for 11-17s. Followed by Refreshments.…

    Norwich Interfaith November Meeting

    Norwich, UK. 19.30 – 21.00
    Shan Barclay, a longstanding member of Norwich Interfaith Link from the Muslim community, will explain the significance of Zakat as one of the 5 pillars of Islam.…

    How COVID-19 Impacted Different Communities

    Birmingham, B32 3NT. 19.30 – 20.30
    This panel discussion will bring together representatives from different faiths and denominations to discuss how COVID-19 impacted their community. From lockdowns to social distancing to vaccines, the representatives will have an opportunity explore how these challenges affected them.…

  • Thursday 18 November

    Out and About

    Stockport Hospital, UK
    Today we visit the Devonshire Unit, Bluebell Ward at the Meadows and Pennine Care at Oasis and the Meadows with our information stand and to hear about staff pledges on how you will support the spiritual care of patients.…

    Food Market

    The Grange School, Bradburns Lane, Hartford, Cheshire, CW8 1LU. 0.00 – 0.00
    A food market for pupils.…

    Faith Leaders at the US Consulate, Belfast

    US Consulate General, 223 Stranmillis Road, Belfast, BT9 5GR. 0.00 – 0.00
    Hosting faith leaders to celebrate the contributions of Northern Ireland's diverse faith communities.…

    Year 6 Inter Faith Workshop

    St Barnabas Church of England Primary Academy, Knowlesly Road, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 2JA. 0.00 – 0.00
    An inter faith class on Sikhism, looking at Sikh traditions and dances.…

    Year 2 Inter Faith Week Visit

    St Barnabas Church of England Primary Academy, Knowlesly Road, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 2JA. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 2 took part in a session about Sikhism, learning about what Sikhs believe, the 5 Ks and Guru Nanak.…

    Seminar (MoJ) - ‘Has Science Killed God?’

    Ministry of Justice, 102 Petty France, London, SW1H 9AJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    A seminar for civil servants at the Ministry of Justice on the topic of 'Has Science Killed God?', with Krish Kandiah.…

    School Q&A

    St Matthew's CE, Church Road, Donnington Wood, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 7PZ. 0.00 – 0.00
    A Q&A session for pupils with Councillor Raj Mehta, the Chair of Telford & Wrekin Interfaith Council.…

    Shared Values Between Different Faiths

    Gorsey Bank Primary School, Altrincham Road, Wilmslow, SK9 5NQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 1 and 2 learnt about shared values between different faiths, and treating others as you would like to be treated.…

    Baroness Goldie Visit to Avanti House School

    Avanti House Secondary School, Wemborough Road, Stanmore, HA7 2EQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week, Avanti House School opened its doors to Minister for Defence Baroness Goldie who saw their success in creating a Combined Cadet Force contingent.…

    Speed-faithing event

    Carmel College, The Headlands, Darlington DL3 8RW. 0.00 – 0.00
    Our Chaplain, Kath, organised a ‘Speed-faithing’ event to mark Interfaith Week. This event was a fantastic opportunity to strengthen interfaith relations and increase understanding between people of religious and non-religious beliefs. It was lovely to welcome our external visitors who…

    The Big Questions

    St Damian's RC Science College, Lees Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire. OL6 8BH
    Staff and pupils discussed ‘The Big Questions’ sharing their thoughts and opinions with each other.
    A fantastic event and one we would love to arrange again for more diverse debates!…

    Class discussion

    Walderslade Girls School Bradfields Avenue, Walderslade, Chatham ME5 0LE
    This week in form our students have been discussing the importance of understanding between different religions…

    Inter Faith Week faith communities lunch

    Victoria Park Pavillion, Carr Road, Nelson BB9 7SS. 0.00 – 0.00
    Faith leaders and representatives from faith organisations came together for lunch and conversation and decided that it is something they would like to do more often!
    Conversation flowed from experiences during the pandemic, food banks and the wider community.…

    Awareness raising of Multifaith Network

    6 Mitre Passage, London SE10 0ER
    Teach First has a MultiFaith Network. A FB post highlighting Inter Faith Week and how the MultiFaithNetwork helps teachers of all faiths, and signposting TF's other networks also.…

    Inter Faith Week celebration

    Droylsden Academy, Manor Road, Droylsden, Manchester M43 6QD. 0.00 – 0.00
    Inter Faith Celebration with activities designed to give an insight into, and an understanding of, the different and distinct faith communities in the UK and the contributions that they all make to our wider society. [Date uncertain].…

    Organ Donation

    Bristol, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    NHS Organ Donation posted to encourage people of faith to talk to their loved ones about organ donation and how it relates to their faiths and beliefs.…

    Bowling Night

    Liverpool, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Different groups from across the University of Liverpool and Liverpool John Moores University attended a bowling night hosted by Find Your Steeple; the Anglican Chaplaincy.…

    Masjid Al Falah hosting visit from Bishop of Leicester

    3-13 Keythorpe Street Leicester LE2 0AL. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of Interfaith week 2021, Bishop Martyn visited Masjid Al Falah on Thursday 18 November, accompanied by Tom Wilson and Riaz Ravat of the St Philip’s Centre. They were hosted by President of the Masjid, Abdulkarim Gheewala. They discussed…

    Inter Faith Week Video

    Scunthorpe, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    University Campus North Lincolnshire posted a video of different faith representatives speaking about their involvement in the Week.…

    NPL Celebrates Inter Faith Week

    National Physical Laboratory, Hampton Road, Teddington, Middlesex, TW11 0LW. 0.00 – 0.00
    The National Physics Laboratory (NPL) posted a short blog by Sebastian Wood, scientist and co-leader of the workplace Faith and Religious Diversity Group, discussing the importance of religious diversity in the scientific community and linking to an article that he…

    Article - ‘Does Interfaith Work?’

    The Woolf Institute, Jesus Lane, Cambridge, CB5 8BJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Woolf Institute published an article by Director of Research, Dr Julian Hargreaves, and Research Fellow, Dr Katherine O'Lone, about the questions and problems related to inter faith dialogue.…

    Classroom activity with visiting speaker talking about diversity and racism

    1 Tidwell Cottages, Landscove, Ashburton, Newton Abbot TQ13 7LY. 0.00 – 0.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, we invited Sandhya Dave, a cultural champion, to speak to our key stage two classes about diversity and racism. She shared her experiences as a British Indian living in Devon. We were left with lots…

    Fire and Rescue Video

    Luton, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue posted a video of their Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Manager speaking about the importance of equality, diversity and inclusion and how their team helps staff of different religions and cultures.…

    Making Latkes

    London, UK
    A volunteer chef from Norwood Residential Homes led a Zoom latke-making session with Norwood homes, which were then delivered to Sufra with some information about Norwood and Chanukah.…

    Special Togetherness

    Northwood, London, UK
    Northwood United Synagogue held an inter faith Zoom event on 'Special Togetherness', with speaker Jonathan Powell, and the chief executive of Mitzvah Day. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Visiting the Mandir

    Laxton Junior School, East Road, Oundle, Peterborough, PE8 4BX. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils from Laxton Junior School visited the Mandir to learn more about Hinduism, making offerings of fresh flowers and learning how aarti is performed.…

    Reading Faith Leaders Meeting

    Reading, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Reading Interfaith Group hosted an event in the mayor's parlour, giving a diverse group of faith leaders with an interest in inter faith the opportunity to meet and to discuss ways in which to support inter faith in Reading, as…

    Celebrating Diwali at RMA Sandhurst

    Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Camberley, GU15 4PQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Defence Hindu Network hosted a Diwali celebration at Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, joined by colleagues from the Defence Sikh Network and the Defence Christian Network, as well as Defence Humanists.…

    Coventry Faith Compact Discussion

    Coventry, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A discussion with Together in Action Trust around the government's Faith Compact and FaithAction's Faith Covenant.…

    Making Barfi Sweets

    St Aidan's Church of England Primary School, Derwentwater Road, Gateshead, NE8 2HQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at the nursery made ‘Barfi’ sweets which is a traditional Sikh sweet. It is made with condensed milk, icing sugar and desiccated coconut. We then lit all of our Diva Lamps and sang a Diwali song. …

    Compliments Activity

    Reddish Vale Road, Reddish, Stockport SK5 7HD. 0.00 – 0.00
    A compliments activity to mark 'Anti-bullying, diversity and inter faith week'. The aim of this week is to recognise and celebrate each other's differences, use kind words to one another, and learn more about our staff and students at RVHS…

    Inter Faith Week at Cheshire Fire and Rescue

    Lymm Fire Station, Cliff Lane, Lymm, Warrington, WA13 0TD. 0.00 – 0.00
    A tweet from Cheshire Fire EDI. "Staff from Safety Central and Lymm Fire Station have been embracing Inter Faith Week 2021. They have written statements which have focused around learning more about religion, faith and culture".…

    Learning about Judaism with a visitor

    Dauntsey's School, High St, West Lavington Devizes, SN10 4HE. 0.00 – 0.00
    First Form hosted Tony Gorden from the Park Row Synagogue in Bristol today. Thank you Tony for being so engaging, helping us to learn more about Jewish traditions and prompting some super discussions. …

    Living Wage Week Mass and Inter Faith Coffee Morning

    St Francis Church, Handsworth, 101 Hunters Rd, Birmingham, B19 1EB. 9.15 – 11.00
    Join us as we gather to learn about Catholic Social Teaching in action through the Living Wage campaign.

    9:15-10am: Mass
    10am-11am: Coffee morning…

    Faith to Faith

    Leicester, UK. 9.30 – 12.30
    Visiting places of worship in the Clarendon Park area of Leicester.…

    Sanofi Interfaith Day

    Reading, UK
    An Inter Faith Day to promote awareness and understanding of different faiths across the organisation. The day will include 'Thought of the Day' from different employees from different faiths, Faith Podcasts and fact sheets about the different religions. Activities to…

    Talks for Inter Faith Week

    The Quaker Friends Meeting House, Stramongate, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 4BH. 10.30 – 13.00
    AWAZ Cumbria and the South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership (SLEDP) present talks on interfaith by
    Sister Margaret Atkins CRSA, a Sister of the Community of Augustinian Canonesses at Boarbank Hall in Cumbria, and
    Carlo Schröder,…

    Faith and Food Event (Muslim Religion)

    Zakaria Education Centre, 39 Warren Street, Dewsbury, WF12 9LX. 11.00 – 12.00
    For centuries faith has determined to a large extent the foods people eat. During Interfaith Week we would like to raise awareness of different types of foods in the Muslim faith, what are the dietary requirements, learn why they exist,…

    Inter Faith Meditation and Mantras

    York Unitarian Chapel, 31 St. Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NQ. 11.00 – 12.00
    An in-person and virtual meditation session hosted by York Unitarians.…

    Tree-planting ceremony in memory of those who passed away during the Covid-19 pandemic

    The Paddock, Middlesex University, The Burroughs, Hendon, NW4 4BT. 11.00 – 12.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week (14 – 21 November 2021) the Middlesex Inter Faith Network and Barnet Multi Faith Forum invite you to join us on Thursday 18 November for a tree-planting ceremony on the Middlesex University campus in…

    Visit United Synagogue Sheffield

    United Synagogue Sheffield, 127 Psalter Lane, Sheffield, S11 8UX. 11.00 – 12.00
    An opportunity to visit United Synagogue Sheffield and learn about the local Jewish community.…

    Harmony Christian Centre - Inter Faith Week Open Days

    Harmony Christian Centre, 23-27 Kemp Rd, Dagenham RM8 1ST. 11.15 – 17.00
    Harmony Christian Centre will be hosting an open day to run during Inter Faith week. Everyone is welcome to come in and be shown round and learn more about this Place of Worship. …

    Inter Faith Exhibition

    University Campus North Lincolnshire (UCNL) Ashby Road Scunthorpe DN16 1BU. 11.30 – 14.30
    Inter faith exhibition, representation from Christians, Muslims Sikhs, Spiritualists, Quakers. Art display by children from Scunthorpe C of E Primary School. Free coffee and cake sale to raise money for North Lincolnshire Sanctuary group…

    Inter-Faith Group ‘Coffee-Morning’ (IF Week’21)

    Colchester, CO3 3WG. 11.30 – 13.00
    An Inter Faith coffee morning, taking place over Zoom.

    Trustee Duties and Security for Places of Worship

    London. 12.00 – 13.15
    The Charity Commission for England and Wales and the SAFE Programme by the Community Security Trust (CST) welcome you to a Security Awareness webinar for faith charities, in particular Places of Worship.
    The Charity Commission will introduce trustee duties…

    Lunch N Learn

    Faith and Reflection Centre, Nuffield Theatre Cafe, Building 6, University Road, SO17 1TR. 12.00 – 16.00
    If you would like to come along and hear some Jewish inspiration from Rabbi Zalman Lewis, along with some kosher food, come along to Lunch n Learn!…

    Why Faith Matters in the CPS? Faith Awareness Training Taster Session

    London, UK. 12.00 – 13.30
    An introductory workshop discussing: The importance of faith; Faith in the workplace' Relevance of faith literacy to the Crown Prosecution Service and Criminal Justice System

    Panellists include: Mustufa Field (Directory of Faiths Forum for London); Ifath Nawaz…

    Online faith quiz

    University of Salford, 43 Crescent, Salford, M5 4WT. 12.00 – 12.30
    Online Faith Quiz for Inter Faith Week. Part of a series of activities for Inter Faith Week.…

    LGBTQ+ and People of Faith

    Guildford, Surrey, UK. 12.00 – 13.30
    Allianz Insurance's Pride Network and Marsh Commercial hosted a conversation exploring the lived experiences of different LGBTQ+ people of faith - support, struggles, reflections and celebrations. There was also a Q&A session.…

    Panel Discussion on Faith and Death

    Department for Transport, Great Minster House, 33 Horseferry Rd, London SW1P 4DR. 12.00 – 13.00
    With the Bereavement Network. This discussion will draw out similarities and differences in different religions’ responses to death and grief: a hugely important issue when faith is so central to how so many people experience bereavement.

    Free In-Person and Online Talk: ‘The Misconceptions of Faiths’

    St Mary's University, Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX. 12.30 – 14.00
    Live panel and audience Q&A with Samuel Massiah, Ahmed El Hana, Cynthia Harper, Mandhir Gill, Mary Mihovilovic, and Usama Hasan, discussing the various misconceptions of faith that we all have.…

    Inter Faith Forum

    St Helier Community Association, Bishopsford Road, Morden, SM4 6BL. 12.30 – 14.00
    An opportunity to find out more about work and projects that are coming up; future training; and funding.

    2021 North Wales Inter Faith Forum

    Wrexham Glyndŵr University, Mold Rd, Wrexham, LL11 2AW. 13.00 – 15.00
    For faith/belief representatives in North Wales, or those who are interested in talking to people of different faiths and beliefs, and finding out more about inter faith projects.

    WGU Humanist Chaplain and N.E. Wales Regional Cohesion…

    Churches Tour

    York, UK. 13.00 – 16.00
    A visit to Central Methodist, St Wilfrid's, and All Saints Pavement, where the University Chaplains will talk about aspects of Christian worship in relation to church buildings.…

    Bereavement and Grief - Support Through Faith Communities

    London, UK. 13.00 – 14.30
    A look into how organisations and faith communities support individuals experiencing bereavement and grief.

    13:00-13:40 - The work of bereavement and grief organisations. Speakers: Ansa Eisa Ahmed (Hope Bereavement Support); Trisha Curtis (Jewish Bereavement Counselling…

    Inter Faith Week in the UK - Spirituality

    Department for International Trade, 3 Whitehall Pl, London SW1A 2HN. 13.00 – 13.45
    To celebrate this occasion and increase our awareness of different community beliefs, the Muslim, Christian, Jewish, and Hindu Networks are excited to invite you to a collaborative lunchtime event on the topic of spirituality. This event is open to colleagues…

    Faith and Justice - How Religion Can Impact on a Modern Day Career in the Criminal Justice System

    Crown Prosecution Service, Petty France, London SW1H 9EA. 13.30 – 15.00
    The CPS Sikh and Jewish networks will be working together to bring you a panel on the intersection between faith and justice in their faiths, with a range of speakers from the CPS and the Metropolitan Police…

    Talk: 12th Century Monks in Leeds: A spirituality for today?

    Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3EH
    Welcome to a special event organised by Concord Interfaith Fellowship, Leeds.
    The Right Honourable John Battle talks on "12th Century Monks in Leeds: A spirituality for today?"
    John is a former MP who was Faiths Adviser to Prime…

    Interfaith Inter-Lockdown Quilt

    York Unitarian Chapel, 31 St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NQ. 14.00 – 16.00
    View the special quilt created by members and friends of the York Interfaith Group during the pandemic. This is an in-person and virtual event, giving you a chance to view the patches and hear all about them.…

    Inter Faith and Belief Webinar

    King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS. 14.00 – 15.30
    The multi faith and belief chaplaincy team at King's College Hospital NHS Trust has been working with the Trust's Equality, Diversity and Inclusion team to explore setting up an inter faith and belief network in the Trust.

    Inter Faith in the Square - Hinduism

    St Mary's University, Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX. 14.00 – 17.00
    Celebrate and discover the art of Turban tying, and its significance in the Sikh and Hindu faiths.…

    Interfaith Question Time

    St Luke's CofE Primary School, Beeston Road, Leeds, LS11 8ND
    St Luke's Primary School in Beeston, Leeds, will be hosting an interfaith assembly to celebrate the diversity of faiths in the city. Faith leaders from various religious institutes will be answering questions from school pupils and teachers.

    Creating Connections - When Religion Makes the News in Nottingham

    Adams room, Conference Centre (Burton Street reception), Nottingham Trent University, 30 Burton Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU. 14.00 – 19.00
    Explore the way religion and worldviews are interwoven into the life of Nottingham, as people from long standing and diverse communities share their stories and open the window into their world. Join us for workshops and presentations with journalists, teachers,…

    Drop-in Session for Faith Societies

    The Martin Luther King Multi-Faith Centre, Aston University, Colehill Street, Birmingham, B4 7EQ. 14.30 – 16.30
    Come and join the Chaplains as we mark Inter Faith Week. Share about your faith and learn about the faith of others. Refreshments provided.…

    Environment, Sustainability and Our Responsibility As Per Our Scriptures

    Westminster, London, UK. 14.30 – 15.30
    With the Civil Service Muslim, Hindu and Jewish Networks. Exploring the environment, sustainability and our responsibility according to our scriptures. The event will be a panel discussion with each speaker talking for roughly 10 minutes before a Q&A session to…

    Faith Communities and the London Recovery Programme

    London, UK. 15.00 – 16.30
    A dialogue about how faith groups can play a vital role in London's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.…

    TSLA Faith Journeys & Stories

    St Lawrence's Academy, Doncaster Road, Scunthorpe, DN15 7DF. 15.30 – 16.30
    Open to members of the local community and the academy community, so that we can share our faith journeys and why faith is important to us. There will be a display of student and staff faith journeys, and an opportunity…

    On Burnley Road - book launch and discussion

    Turf Moor, 52-56 Harry Potts Way, Burnley, BB10 4BX. 17.00 – 18.30
    Launch of a book by Mike Waite former Burnley council officer 'On Burnley Road' documenting his experiences following the disturbances. The event included a response from Chair of Burnley Building Bridges Afrasiab Anwar MBE.…

    Meeting of Faith Leaders and Public Sector Representatives

    47 High Town Road, Luton, Beds, LU2 0BW. 17.30 – 19.00
    Meeting of Faith Leaders and Public Sector Representatives.…

    ‘Unitarian - What’s That?’

    Reverend Stephanie Bisby talks about what being a Unitarian is all about and leads discussions.…

    Lecture & Discussion lead by a Buddhist Scholar

    Swansea University, Singleton Park, Sketty, Swansea, SA2 8PP. 18.00 – 19.30
    Buddhist Perspective: A lecture on Daisaku Ikeda’s annual Peace Proposal to the United Nations (2021 Peace Proposal – Value Creation in a Time of Crisis)’
    Speaker: “Robert Harrap General Director of Soka Gakkai International (SGI-UK).

    Praying for Peace - A Multi Faith Peace Ceremony

    Tooting Broadway Underground Station, Tooting High Street, London, SW17 0SU. 18.00 – 18.45
    Leaders of the main faiths and civic leaders will gather together with the general public to express prayers and wishes for peace and community solidarity.

    Faith leaders in their traditional robes say brief prayers for peace,…

    Faith in the LGBT+ Community

    London, UK. 18.00 – 19.30
    A webinar discussion surrounding the intersection of faith and LGBT+ identity, and looking at interpretations of religious texts that include LGBT+ persons of faith. We will be asking big questions around faith and the journey through rejection and reconciliation.…

    Annual Inter Faith Event

    The Halifax Academy, Gibbet Street, Halifax HX2 OBA. 18.00 – 20.00
    The evening will comprise of agencies sharing the work they have been involved with supporting local communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Agencies will include Halifax Academy pupils, Halifax Community Fridge, Halifax Opportunities Trust, Hospital Chaplaincy Service, Community Foundation for Calderdale…

    Interfaith Health and Wellbeing Event

    Oadby and Wigston Borough Council, Council Offices, Station Road, Wigston LE18 2DR. 18.00 – 19.15
    Join us, faith leaders, faith-based groups and organisations in a conversation about the role that we can play to challenge health inequalities across the Oadby and Wigston borough. …

    Celebration of Inter Faith Week

    Hounslow House Civic Centre, 7 Bath Road, Hounslow, TW3 3EB. 18.30 – 20.30
    A meeting in person to celebrate Inter Faith Week giving an opportunity to meet and network with other local supporters. The event will include: a finger food (vegetarian) buffet; a short inter faith quiz; the launch of both an inter…

    LGBTQ+ Interfaith Social for National Interfaith Week

    London, UK. 18.30 – 19.30
    In honour of National Interfaith Week 2021, the Faith & Belief Forum are hosting an informal online space for LGBTQ+ people and allies of different faiths, religions, and non-religious beliefs, to celebrate together.

    You can expect icebreakers,…

    Freedom of Religion and Belief in the UK

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 136 York St, Manchester, M1 7XN. 19.00 – 20.30
    A reflection on Freedom of Religion and Belief in the UK by Dr James Holt, Associate Professor of Religious Education at the University of Chester, and Chair of the charity, Freedom Declared Foundation. In this event James will discuss

    Coming to Rest

    Hereford, UK. 19.00 – 20.45
    With members of Herefordshire Interfaith Group. Join us as we draw on the wisdom of our spiritual traditions to help us explore this theme through readings, meditations, contemplation and music. All welcome - those of all faiths or none.…

    Reflecting together on COVID-19: Interfaith Week panel discussion

    Anglia Ruskin University, CM1 1SQ. 19.00 – 20.30
    We will be hearing from various faith and community leaders in this panel discussion covering both theological and sociological responses to their experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic. There will be opportunities for questions and audience discussion. …

    Christian Aid talk

    St Andrew’s Church Hall, Colne Rd, Burnley BB10 1DU. 19.00 – 20.30
    Building Bridges Burnley have invited William Bell, Christian Aid's head of work in the Middle East, to speak about Christian Aid’s report: "A story of loss, inequality and failure, the reality for Palestinians across the Middle East". …

    My Heart is in the East Storytelling & Poetry Workshop

    N7 9RB. 19.00 – 20.30
    Using interfaith issues in the MHiitE play (which is set in the Arab/Jewish/Christian world of 10th Century Cordoba) as a jumping off place, participants will receive inspiration, tools, writing time. There will be short performed poetic segments from the play,…

    Faiths Together in Croydon Celebrates Interfaith Week

    Croydon, UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    Faiths Together in Croydon's first AGM as we move from being Council funded to becoming a ratified group. Join to give your views, ratify the constitution, and appoint officers for FTiC, and to celebrate Inter Faith Week. Will include speakers…

    One World of Our Faiths

    Cardiff, UK. 19.00 – 20.15
    An evening of music, readings and personal experience to celebrate Inter Faith Week.…

    COP26: Better Late Than Never

    Medway, UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    A talk on faith and the COP26 climate change conference, with speaker Dr Kulwant Jhita Sing.…

    Fishbowl - The Religious Edition

    Birmingham, B32 3NT. 19.00 – 20.00
    Three friends from different religions will sit down together over Zoom to discuss everything from whether they could practice their religion in space, to holidays, and everything in between.…

    Atheism and Theism debate

    Preston, UK (online). 19.00 – 21.00
    Philosophy in Pubs Southport Group representative speaks for atheism and Malcolm Craig, Preston Bahá’í community speaks for Theism. Contact. Malcolm Craig Meeting ID: 819 5092 2747 Passcode: 003637…

    Inter Faith Week 2021 Online webinar - celebrating interfaith organisations within our communities

    Vicarage Road Stadium, Vicarage Rd, Watford, WD18 0ER. 19.00 – 23.59
    Webinar with One Vision CEO Enoch Kanagaraj, Alan Lau of the Frank Soo Foundation, and David Messenger, EDI and Disability Access Officer, Watford FC.…

    Experiences of LGBT+ People of Faith

    Stanley Theatre, Liverpool Guild of Students, 160 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, L3 5TR. 19.00 – 21.00
    Members of the LGBT+ society are sharing their experiences of being part of particular faiths, and how this has impacted their journeys with figuring out their identity, and coming out to family and their faith communities. Will also feature a…

    Muslim Sufi Devotional

    Al-Habib Islamic Centre, 88 Chapel St, Gorse Hill, Swindon SN2 8DA. 19.30 – 21.00
    Join in the regular Muslim Sufi Devotional. Followed by Refreshments.…

    Talk by Director of Research, Woolf Institute, Cambridge: Research, diversity and religion

    Our Lady Immaculate & St Andrew Catholic Church, Nightingale Road, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1QS. 19.30 – 21.00
    This talks forms part of NHIFF's AGM, to be held in person in Hitchin and online, with the lead researcher of the UK's largest diversity survey.

    Questions to be discussed:
    How religiously diverse are we?

    Climate Change - COP26

    Welwyn Hatfield, UK. 20.00 – 21.15
    Keynote Speaker David Williams will discuss Pope Francis's Laudato Si for the Care of our Common Home, the Earth.…

  • Friday 19 November

    Inter Faith Invitation Weekend

    London, UK
    Following on from the success of our invitation weekend in November 2020, we propose to run a similar event this year as part of the national Inter Faith Week celebrations.

    Friday 19th November (12:15pm): Al-Emaan Centre (Keston…

    Sikh celebration

    Guru Nanak Gurdwara, Preston PR1 5YP
    Celebrations of the birth of Guru Nanak, open to the public.

    Inter Faith and its Role in Social Cohesion

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Jo Cox Foundation have published a blog post about the importance of inter faith connections.…

    Chaplain Messages

    Wakefield, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Chaplains from Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust shared messages about what inter faith means to them.…

    Teach First Multifaith Network

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Teach First shared testimonials from teachers, with links to information about its staff networks.…

    Places of Worship

    Windsor & Royal Borough Museum, The Guildhall, High Street, Windsor, SL4 1LR. 0.00 – 0.00
    Windsor & Royal Borough Museum are sharing images from their collections of different places of worship in the borough.…

    Inter Faith Week Dial In

    Camarthen, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    An inter faith dial in with the chaplains of Dyfed Powys Police.…

    Holy Books in the Houses of Commons

    Palace of Westminster, London, SW1A 0AA. 0.00 – 0.00
    The House of Commons posted, as its 'Friday photo' an image of the 15 different holy books that Parliament Members can choose from on which to swear their oath.…

    Making Diwa Lamps

    Clavering Primary School, Clavering Road, Hartlepool, TS27 3PN. 0.00 – 0.00
    Nursery children made diwa lamps to help them learn about Diwali and the Hindu faith.…

    ‘Mary/Maryam: Gender and Piety in Catholic and Islamic Traditions’

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A talk with Christian Muslim Forum on the topic of 'Mary/Maryam: Gender and Piety in Catholic and Islamic traditions".…

    School Inter Faith Exhibition

    Hyde CofE Primary School, Fordingbridge, SP6 2QL. 0.00 – 0.00
    An exhibition of the work created by pupils during Inter Faith Week, including art and crafts, and pieces of written work inspired by their lessons about different religious traditions.…

    Interfaith Week RE display

    Stanford Junior and Infant School, Cooper Lane, Laceby, Grimsby DN37 7AX
    Display of RE resources about a range of religions, and allowing children to learn about faiths in a practical and exciting way.…

    Inter Faith Week blog

    Solent NHS Trust, Western Community Hospital William Macleod Way, Southampton SO16 4XE
    Inter Faith Week blog by Trust Chaplain Emma De'ath.…

    Learning mutual respect through role play - classroom activity

    St Helen's Catholic Infant School, Sawyers Hall Lane, Brentwood, Essex CM15 9BY
    The children in Reception have been putting their #InterFaithWeek learning into practice by role-playing how we can respect one another.

    Interfaith dialogue with faith representatives

    Ian Ramsey CE Academy Fairfield Rd, Fairfield, Stockton-on-Tees TS19 7AJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of an Interfaith Dialogue during Inter Faith Week we asked representatives of different religious and non-religious worldviews to sum up their beliefs in just one word.…

    Learning about inter faith work and stewardship

    Blue Coat School, Terry Rd, Coventry CV1 2BA. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 9 pupils learned about Inter Faith Week and about interfaith work and stewardship (of nature) and shared social media messages about that.…

    Virtual tours of local places of worship for students in Religion and Worldviews

    Brinsworth Academy, Brinsworth Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham, S60 5EJ
    As part of Interfaith Week, all students in Religion and Worldviews have had virtual tours of places of worship from our local area. Special thanks to Tinsley Mosque, Sheffield Buddhist Centre, Snaith Priory and Sheffield Jewish Synagogue for taking part.…

    Why faith is important in our work with children and families - A Blog

    Cafcass National Office, 3rd Floor, 21 Bloomsbury Street, London, WC1B 3HF
    For Inter Faith Week, Chair of Cafcass Faith Network Louise Jones describes what faith means to her and why it’s important to think about faith as part of a person’s uniqueness.…

    Faith in Kind Cities

    Basingstoke, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of Lenovo's Kind City Project, four leaders of community projects with a faith context took part in a podcast discussing the role that faith-based communities can play in creating a kinder city.

    The panel…

    Visit to the Peace Education Programme

    Minhaj-ul-Quran, 49 Woodwards Rd, Walsall, WS2 9RN. 0.00 – 0.00
    Representatives from Green Lane Baptist Church, the Methodist Church and Hindu Forum Walsall visited the Peace Education Programme at Minhaj-ul-Quran Walsall. They spoke to students in a Friday assembly about their ongoing inter faith work.…

    Classroom ‘speed faithing’

    Fellside Community School, Wickham, NE16 5AY. 0.00 – 0.00
    KS2 tried 'speed faithing' as part of Fellside's first marking of Inter Faith Week.…

    A Taste of Faith

    Laurus Ryecroft, Lumb Lane, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 7LJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Laurus Ryecroft has the opportunity to learn about some of the foods from certain religions and what they represent.…

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week

    133 Whitechapel High St, London E1 7QA
    This week we celebrate Inter Faith Week! With this, we want to increase awareness of the different and distinct faiths of all our employees and how this contributes to the rich diversity of our team.…

    ‘Why Interfaith is a Must for Every Community As Well as Muslims’

    Rumi Mosque, 337 Fore Street, N9 0NU. 0.00 – 0.00
    The khutbah (sermon) at Rumi Mosque's Jumu'ah Prayer focused on the importance of inter faith.…

    Islamic Art

    Whiston, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Whiston Willis created bookmarks using Islamic art designs.…

    Common Theme Between Religions

    Gorsey Bank Primary School, Altrincham Rd, Wilmslow SK9 5NQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 1 thought about the common theme of 'treat others how you would like to be treated', and came up with some ideas about the best rules to live by.…

    Learning About Diwali

    Highcliffe Primary School, Hutton Lane, Guisborough, TS14 8AA. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Highcliffe Primary learnt about Diwali, exploring Rangoli patterns and making their own bookmarks.…

    Diverse Children’s Books

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Shade 7 Publishing posted about the importance of children's books that celebrate diversity and educate children about different faiths.…

    Faith-Based Children’s Books

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    The creators of the book Hats of Faith shared a list of their favourite faith-based children's books, and invited their followers to share their own.…

    Mitzvah Day at Holy Trinity & St Silas Primary School

    Holy Trinity & St Silas CofE Primary School, Hartland Road, London, NW1 8DE
    A number of events with pupils at Holy Trinity & St Silas Primary School to mark both Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week. Activities included: donations to Chalk Farm Food Bank, gifting chocolate and homemade cards to a local care…

    Visiting Orion School

    The Orion Primary School, Grahame Park Way, London, NW7 2AL
    Mill Hill Cheder visited Orion School to explain what Mitzvah is and do a hands-on project together. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Inter Faith Week at Mind

    Oxford, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Oxfordshire Mind posted about Inter Faith Week, highlighting their mental health services for people of different faiths.…

    Policing Challenges and the Role of Faith Communities

    Leicester, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    A hybrid meeting on the theme of 'Policing Challenges and the Role of Faith Communities', hearing from Police and Crime Commissioner Mr Rupert Matthews, and Chief Constable Simon Cole.…

    Collective Worship

    50 Portway, London E15 3QG. 0.00 – 0.00
    On Friday, we celebrated our diverse school community as part of #InterFaithWeek. The children shared their personal experiences and beliefs during whole school collective worship.…

    Discussion and Cake

    Penn Wood Primary and Nursery School, Penn Road, Slough, SL2 1PH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Classes had time to share traditions from their faiths and cultures as well as to ask questions, because it's okay to ask and be curious. Some classes enjoyed cake from a local baker, Neelam from Sweet Vision, as they chatted…

    Pledges of support for Inter Faith Week

    Brinsworth Academy, Brinsworth Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham, S60 5EJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Students in Religion and Worldviews have made pledges of support for inter faith week, which can be seen here: …

    Odd Socks Day and Cake Sale

    Reddish Vale Road, Reddish, Stockport SK5 7HD. 0.00 – 0.00
    'Odd socks day' and a cake sale to raise money for The Diana Award and Children in Need. This was to mark 'Anti-bullying, diversity and inter faith week'. The aim of this week is to recognise and celebrate each other's…

    School Exhibition

    Breamore Primary School SP6 2EF. 0.00 – 0.00
    An exhibition for parents and visitors, showing the work done by pupils during Inter Faith Week. This took place as part of an Inter Faith Week across the three primary schools that make up the Forest Edge Learning Federation.…

    ‘Story Tree’ Primary Schools Diversity Day

    Kirklees Council . 9.30 – 14.30
    An inter faith event for years 2 – 5 based around stories from different faith communities on the theme of trees. Pupils will be given the opportunity to meet faith representatives online or in person. …

    Eden Interfaith Breakfast

    Eden Girls’ School, Waltham Forest | Blackhorse Lane, Walthamstow, London E17 5SD. 9.30 – 11.30
    The aim of the event is to promote further community cohesion and mutual understanding, peace and harmony between all faiths and none. We had initially scheduled this event last year in March but due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we had…

    Community Environment Event

    Glen Gardens, East Parade, Heworth, YO31 0XH. 10.00 – 12.30
    Tidying and weeding part of Glen Gardens, Heworth, York. …

    Round table on different faith beliefs on the subject of death and dying

    Heart of Kent Hospice, Preston Hall, Aylesford, Kent, ME20 7PU. 11.00 – 12.30
    Local MP will chair a round table discussion with representatives of different faiths from the Maidstone Interfaith network at Heart of Kent Hospice, to share the different faiths' beliefs around the topic of death and dying.…

    Virtual Buddhist Meditation Session

    7 and 8 Wellington Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4AP. 11.00 – 11.45
    A virtual Buddhist Meditation Session which will be led by Adam Bowley from the Jamyang Buddhist Centre in Leeds. The session introduces a method for developing calm abiding meditation using methods, relaxation, stability and clarity. …

    Everything you wanted to know about Islam & Muslims

    Darrusalam Education Centre, 184 Whalley New Rd, Blackburn BB1 9TN. 12.00 – Monday 22 November 16.00
    General introduction to Muslim beliefs and practice, with a Q&A.

    Mindfulness Meditation

    Swansea University, Singleton Park, Sketty, Swansea, SA2 8PP. 12.00 – 12.30
    A short, 20 minute mindfulness practice led by Karen Wilson, one of our Wellbeing counsellors and regular meditator via Zoom.…

    Buddhist Chanting Session

    Swansea University, Singleton Park, Sketty, Swansea, SA2 8PP. 12.00 – 12.30
    Theme: Chant to reveal your greatest potential

    Description: Nam-myoho-renge-kyo - the fundamental Law that pervades the entire universe and all life. Nam means to dedicate one’s life.
    Myoho-renge-kyo is the full title of the Lotus Sutra…

    Inter Faith in the Square - Sikhism

    St Mary's University, Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX. 12.30 – 13.00
    Celebrate Guru Nanak's birthday with Langur (the giving of food). An opportunity to celebrate and to try some traditional Indian treat.s…

    Fusion Dance Class

    St Mary's University, Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX. 15.00 – 16.00
    Take part in a dance class and discover the cultural significance of Bhangra.…

    About the hijab

    hatfield, herts. 15.00 – 16.30
    As part of Inter Faith week, the Chaplaincy and Students' Union invite you to come along to find out what wearing a hijab means and how to put one on. At the Key Centre, College Lane.…

    Open day and exhibition

    Helen Mcardle House, Silksworth Row, Sunderland SR1 3QJ. 15.00 – 18.00
    As part of the national Inter Faith week the University Masjid will have an open event to invite all to come and learn about Islam. Muslims and non Muslim of all walks of life are all welcome. …

    St Helens Library - Inter Faith Craft Event

    St Helens Library, The World of Glass, Chalon Way E, St Helens, Saint Helens, WA10 1BX. 16.00 – 16.45
    Create your own mosaic art work and celebrate your faith.…

    Faith Walk

    Swansea University, Singleton Park, Sketty, Swansea, SA2 8PP. 18.00 – 20.00
    This is a planned guided walk around some of the places of worship near the centre of Swansea. The complete distance is approx. 2 miles (3.2 km) all along paved roads in the City. Please bring along your family and…

    Inter Faith Week Reception

    Barking Elim Church, 93 Axe Street, Barking, IG11 7LZ. 18.00 – 19.00
    An event celebrating the value of faith-based social action and discussing the future of interfaith activities in the borough.…

    Hindu/Sikh Contemplation

    York St John University, Lord Mayor's Walk, York, YO31 7EX. 18.30 – 20.00
    An inter faith Hindu/Sikh contemplation, followed by a chance to chat over a cup of tea, coffee, juice, or water.…

    Explore Interfaith through Art

    London, UK. 18.30 – 19.30
    Ahmadiyya Muslim Women's Association, Hounslow North Branch is hosting a light session using art to explore: "What does Inter Faith mean to you?"
    Feel free to send us your posters, paintings, any creative art or even a piece of…

    Friday Evening Service

    Medway, UK. 18.30 – 20.00
    A Friday evening service at Chatham Memorial Synagogue, broadcast live.…

    Rally of Hope

    Swindon, UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    Join the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification for a short film and information evening.…

    Is Religion the Cause of Wars?

    Ashton Methodist Church, Wellington Rd, Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston PR2 1BU. 19.00 – 21.00
    Light Foundation, see contact below, at Ashton Methodist Church, Wellington Rd, Ashton-on-Ribble, Preston PR2 1BU.
    Speakers: Shaykh Adam Kelwick (Muslim) Neetal Parekh (Hindu) Dr. Bruce Warren (Christian)…

  • Saturday 20 November

    Inter Faith Week volunteering at the Hope Centre

    35-37 Campbell Street, Northampton NN1 3DS. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of interfaith week members of Niff accompanied by the Mayor served hot meals and food at the Hope centre.…

    Sharing Books About Faith

    Museum of Norwich, NR2 1AQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Museum of Norwich shared an image of 'Revelations of Divine Love' by Julian of Norwich.…

    Archery and Islam

    Newport, Shropshire, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Archery GB posted an article from members of Leicester Archery Academy discussing sport and faith.…

    Visit to Westminster Cathedral

    Goodenough College, Mecklenburgh Square, London WC1N 2AB
    Visit to Westminster Cathedral with Father Brian Creak. For students of the college.…


    Derby, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Ahmaddiya Muslim Women's Association set up a stall in Derby City Centre.…

    Inter Faith Shabbat

    Harlow Jewish Community, Harberts Rd, Harlow CM19 4DT. 0.00 – 0.00
    Harlow Jewish Community were joined for their Shabbat service by representatives from the Christian, Pentecostal, Buddhist and Baha'i communities in Harlow, as well as Harlow Council.…

    Community Volunteering

    Telford, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Volunteers from the Hindu, Muslim, Sik, and Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints communities helped with breakfast support at Leegomery Community Centre, and with delivering parcels to vulnerable residents.…

    Understanding Islam Study Day

    St John’s Methodist Church, Baker Street, Potters Bar, EN6 2DZ
    Study day on Understanding Islam led by a renowned speaker on Islam Dr Chris Hewer.…

    Interfaith Wolverhampton Annual Conference 2021: Climate Change

    University of Wolverhampton Science Park, Glaisher Drive, Wolverhampton, WV10 9RU. 9.30 – 13.30
    Interfaith Wolverhampton's contribution to the debate on how to respond to climate change following the Glasgow COP26 summit.…

    Online Inter Faith Retreat Day

    The White Eagle Lodge, Liss Forest, Rake, Hampshire, GU33 7HY. 10.00 – 17.00
    An online Inter Faith Retreat Day led by Jenny Miller (Interfaith Minister) and Anna Hayward (Minister, White Eagle Lodge), exploring how the Universal Spirit lies at the heart of all religions, and how the Ancient Wisdom of the spiritual light…

    Interfaith Field Visit to Places of Worship

    St. Ethelburga's Centre for Reconciliation and Peace, 78 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AG. 10.00 – 17.30
    The UKIYN will carry out a field visit to St Ethelburga’s Centre for Reconciliation and Peace, and share a meal in their inter faith tent structure. As the Steering Committee have some members who can’t attend in person, some discussions…

    Mitzvah Day/Inter Faith Week: Practical Conservation Volunteering

    Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 10.00 – 15.00
    Join the London Wildlife Trust team and celebrate Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day an annual day of faith-based social action, with practical conservation tasks at Walthamstow Wetlands.

    You could be chopping down invasive trees, scything meadows…

    Tree Planting

    Rectory Farm, Enfield, EN2 8AA. 10.00 – Saturday 4 December 14.00
    To mark 100 years of Lajna Ima'illah, the Women Auxiliary of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community, Lajna Ima'illah have a target to plant 100,000 (one hundred thousand) trees across the UK.

    CANDIFA Woodland walk

    Rough Common Rd, Port Ellen, Upper Harbledown, Canterbury CT2 9DD. 10.30 – 13.00
    A 0.9 mile walk through Blean Wood, stopping at intervals to share sacred and spiritual texts related to trees and woodland. …

    BFC/BBB Football Tournament

    Spirit of Sport, Ormerod Road, Burnley, BB10, 3AA
    Inter Faith football tournament with Burnley FC and Building Bridges in Burnley.…

    Jewish Shabbat Service

    York, UK. 11.00 – 12.30
    A Shabbat service led by student Rabbi Rafe Thurstance.…

    Interfaith Walk

    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 5 Pelham Road, Gravesend, DA11 0HN. 11.00 – 13.30
    A fun, informal way to meet with local people of other faiths as we share together in a simple walk to visit some of Gravesend's faith community homes.…

    2021 Michael Prior Memorial Lecture - ‘Christians in the Arab World and Interreligious Dialogue’

    Holy Apostles Church, Pimlico, London, SW1V 4NE. 11.30 – 13.00
    A lecture with Cardinal Michael Fitzgerald, a leading figure and scholar in interreligious relations and an internationally recognised expert on Christian-Muslim relations.…

    Sewing Session

    Leegomery Community Centre, Leegate Avenue, Telford TF1 6NA
    An Inter Faith Week theme sewing session with special breakfast provided by Telford and Wrekin Interfaith.…


    St Mary's University, Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX. 12.30 – 14.00
    St Mary's University Student Union served langar to students, collected from Sri Guru Singh Sabha Southall.…

    WM Youth Interfaith (part of the Faith & Belief Forum) feeding people in need

    St. Germains Church, City Rd, Edgbaston, Birmingham B17 8LE. 13.00 – 15.00
    The WM Youth Interfaith team will be cooking a meal together and inviting people in need for a sit-down meal. There will be an activity, giving people the opportunity to do something together with the guests. …

    Faith and Food Event (Hindu Religion) 

    Huddersfield Hindu Temple, 20 Zetland Street, Huddersfield, HD1 2RA
    For centuries faith has determined to a large extent the foods people eat. During Interfaith Week we would like to raise awareness of different types of foods in the Hindu faith, what are the dietary requirements, learn why they exist,…

    Inter Faith Week Poetry Session

    Batley Library & Art Gallery, Market Place, Batley, WF17 5DA. 14.00 – 16.00
    The annual Batley Poets Inter Faith Week poetry session will be taking place at Batley Library.

    Everyone's welcome to pop along regardless of faith, whether it's to listen or perform. As always, poetry on any topic…

    Talk and Display ‘Perspectives on Climate’

    Christian Science Church, Douglas, IM2 3AG. 14.30 – 16.30
    An opportunity to share ideas about the effects of climate change. Featuring a talk by Cat Jenkins, local environmental campaigner and supporter.…

    Remembering and Celebrating Lives Affected by the Pandemic

    Peace Garden, Monument Road, Woking, GU21 5LW. 15.00 – 18.00
    An Inter Faith Week prayer vigil for everyone whose lives have been affected by the pandemic. Includes short prayers from the Baha'i, Christian, Muslim, Buddhist, Jewish, Hindu and Quaker faiths. The Lord Mayor of Woking will open the ceremony and…

    Poster competition for Inter Faith Week

    Cynon Valley Museum, Depot Road, Aberdare, CF44 8DL. 15.00 – 0.00
    Poster competition for local children showcasing their interpretation of faith and belief.
    On the 20th November between 10am and 3pm Cynon Valley Museum will be celebrating Interfaith Week. Alongside the final of the poster competition, the Community Safety…

    Celebrating the life of ‘Abdu’l-Baha

    York St John University, Lord Mayor's Walk, York, YO31 7EX. 16.00 – 17.30
    This year is the centenary of the passing of 'Abdu'l Baha, one of the central figures of the Baha'i Faith. Join us in learning more about his life and achievements via stories and films.…

    One Voice Community Choir in Croston

    St Michael's Church, Church Street, Croston, PR26 9HA. 17.00 – 19.00
    Performances by One Voice Community choir and the pupils of Bretherton Endowed CofE School, with a raffle and refreshments.…

    Religious Founders Day

    LE2 3EQ. 18.00 – 20.00
    The Muslim Community in Leicester is arranging this seminar and has invited representatives from different religions. The speakers will be speaking on the topic "Love Thy Neighbour". …

    All Faiths Network Inter Faith Week Concert

    Central Gurdwara London (Khalsa Jatha), 62 Queensland Rd, London W11 4SG. 18.00 – 21.30
    Our event will gather music, prayer and short talks from different faiths – all representing how faiths can, and do, work together and enjoy each others’ cultures, religious practices and spiritual understanding. It will be followed by a vegetarian meal…

    Faith and Environment

    Medway, UK. 18.00 – 19.30
    A talk by Rev Nathan Ward, Kayleigh Ward, and Liz O'Hanlon.…

    Opening Ourselves to Joy and Compassion

    London, UK. 18.00 – 19.00
    Showcasing a video collaboration with the World Congress of Faiths, called 'Opening Ourselves to Love and Compassion'; first presented to the Parliament of World Religions Virtual Conference in October 2021. An opportunity to hear from speakers from different faiths, sharing…

    Quiz Night

    Slough, UK. 18.00 – 19.30
    An inter faith quiz night for young people aged 11-18, with a chance to win high street vouchers. …

    Celebrating 30 Years of Swindon Interfaith

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Highworth Road, Swindon, SN3 4QS. 19.00 – 20.30
    The event will be an opportunity to celebrate and reflect on our successes over the last 30 years as well as looking forward to the future.…

    Open Discussion Evening

    Medway, UK. 19.00 – 20.30
    An opportunity for everyone to share stories and take part and discuss how we can further strengthen the bon between people of all faiths and none.…

  • Sunday 21 November

    Learning About Sikhism

    St. Aidan’s Church of England Primary School, Derwentwater Road, Gateshead NE8 2HQ
    Year 3 learnt about Sikhism, learning about clothing and food.…

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week

    College Way, Ashford TW15 2XG
    Residents celebrating and learning about Inter Faith Week with art.…

    Inter Faith Service

    Mansfield, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    An inter faith service was held at the Unitarian chapel, with readings from the Qu'ran, Buddhist scripture and the New Testament as well as other readings and music and an account of Abdu'l-Baha's visit to England in 1912 (it is…

    Hospice Staff Messages

    Arthur Rank Hospice Charity, Cherry Hinton Road, Shelford Bottom, Cambridge, CB22 3FB. 0.00 – 0.00
    Staff at Arthur Rank Hospice shared messages about what Inter Faith Week means to them in their roles at the hospice.…

    Faith and Climate Change

    St Christopher's Church, Pembroke House, 80 Tatum Street, London, SE17 1QR. 0.00 – 0.00
    St Christopher's Catholic Church, St Philip's Anglo-Catholic Church, St Peter's Church, and Old Kent Road Mosque had a discussion about climate change and made commitments to take individual and collective action. This was also considered part of Mitzvah Day.…

    Communal Tree Planting

    Highfield Park, St Albans. 0.00 – 0.00
    A session of communal tree planting with people of different faiths and beliefs, to celebrate both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Refugees Boat Trip

    Cumbria, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Refugees from Afghanistan who have recently resettled in Cumbria were welcomed on board one of Windermere Lake Cruises' vessels as part of Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, to help refugees with integration, language, and developing relationships with the local…

    Launch of the Luton Sikh Soup Kitchen

    Guru Nanak Gurdwara, 2A Dallow Rd, Luton LU1 1LY. 0.00 – 0.00
    Luton Guru Nanak Gurdwara launched their new weekly Sikh Soup Kitchen, accompanied by Grassroots Luton (Christian), National Sikh Police Association, and Bedfordshire Police community cohesion officers.…

    United Benefice of Batley

    Batley, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    All four churches of Benefice Batley welcomed Hafeezah Soni and Sheikh Irfan Soni to speak about their work, faith and friendships with the church communities.…

    Brinsworth Academy Supporting Inter Faith Week

    Brinsworth Academy, Brinsworth Rd, Brinsworth, Rotherham S60 5EJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Brinsworth Academy posted a photo of some of their students holding Inter Faith Week message boards in front of their 'local places of worship' board.…

    Talking Therapies Berkshire

    Berkshire, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Talking Therapies Berkshire posted to mark Inter Faith Week, noting the importance of faith and spirituality to wellbeing.…

    Signposting Faith Engagement Officers

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Metropolitan Police's Community Crime Prevention, Inclusion and Engagement team signposted the Faith Engagement Officers for each Basic Command Unit around London.…

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week with BBC Radio Kent

    Tunbridge Wells, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of their Sunday Breakfast programme, BBC Radio Kent celebrated acts of kindness for Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week.…

    Collecting Sports Gear

    Bromsgrove, UK
    Pupils at Bromsgrove School collected sports gear for Lord Taverners, to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Making Cosmetic Bags

    Bushey, UK
    Bushey and Oxhey Girl Guides made cosmetic bags with products in for the local women's refuge, to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day. …

    Collecting Toys and Food

    Ilford, UK
    Pupils at Clore Tikva School collected toys for the Camp Simcha Toy Drive as well as food for Redbridge Food Bank. They also baked cupcakes with members of Nisa Nashim to add to the food bank. This was to mark…

    Items for Leeds Women’s Aid and Staying Put in Bradford

    Leeds, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Different faith communities in Bradford and Leeds boxed up donated items for Leeds Women's Aid and Staying Put in Bradford. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Child’s Hill Food Bank Donations

    Finchley, UK
    Staff from FMCB Chartered Accountants donated food for Child's Hill Food Bank, to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Collections for Mitzvah Day

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Hampstead Garden Suburb Synagogue collected various items for the local community. These were: bikes for asylum seekers and refugees; toiletries, makeup and secondhand jewellery for needy brides in Israel; food collections for Food Bank Aid, GIFT, the soup kitchen at…

    Food Bank Collection

    London, UK
    Hampstead Synagogue worked with a local church and local mosque to collect food at a local synagogue. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Wrap Up Warm London

    London, UK
    HMRC Stratford Jewish Network collected coats to drop off at Wrap Up Warm London locations. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Messages of Hope for Asylum Seekers

    London, UK
    The team at Holocaust Memorial Day Trust wrote cards with messages of hope to asylum seekers in the UK who are supported by the refugee crisis charity Care4Calais. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Collections for Afghan Refugees

    Watford, UK
    Iron Aid Foundation, together with Northwood United Synagogue, collected items for Afghan refugees for Goods for Good. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Clearing Local Allotments

    Sipson, UK
    Pupils at Lady Nafisa Secondary School for Girls cleared local allotments. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Cooking for a Local Soup Kitchen

    London, UK
    LSE Faith Centre brought together different faith society members to cook for a local soup kitchen. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Collecting for Food Bank

    London, UK
    Pupils at Lyndhurst School collected food to deliver to Food Bank Aid North London. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Mitzvah Day at Mosaic Liberal Synagogue

    Middlesex, UK
    Mosaic Liberal Synagogue carried out various social action activities to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day. These were: Goods for Goods clothing collection, food bank collection, making mezuzot for Belarus, an environmental project with Friends of Harrow Weald,…

    Cards for Afghan Refugees

    London, UK
    Members of Nisa Nashim created cards for Afghan refugees which included Tesco vouchers. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Litter Picking for Mitzvah Day

    Nottingham, UK
    Nottingham Liberal Chedar picked litter in a church garden, local streets and recreation grounds with a local Methodist Church.…

    Toiletry Drive for Separated Child Foundation

    London, UK
    OGR Stock Denton Solicitors did a toiletry drive for Separated Child Foundation. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day. …

    Tea Party and Donations

    Peterborough, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Peterborough Liberal Jewish Community, together with a representatives from the local Sikh and Muslim communities, held a tea party to accept donations. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Planting Bulbs and Trees at Shenley Park

    Shenley Park, Radlett Ln, Shenley, Radlett WD7 9DW
    Shenley Park Trust planted thousands of bulbs and trees across Shenley Park. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day. …

    Food Bank and Cards of Joy

    Hampstead, London, UK
    Pupils at South Hampstead High School collected for the food bank and created Cards of Joy to send with the food. This was to mark both Inter Faith Wee and Mitzvah Day.…

    Inter Faith Tea Party and Rucksack Challenge

    Manchester, UK
    South Manchester Synagogue (Bowdon) invited all members of Altrincham Interfaith Group to a tea party, and led the Rucksack Challenge, where participants donate rucksacks for rough sleepers filled with listed items.…

    Mitzvah Day at Stanmore and Canons Park Synagogue

    Stanmore and Canons Park Synagogue, London Rd, Stanmore, Harrow HA7 4NS
    Stanmore and Canons Park Synagogue held a tea for seniors, collectathons, a kids zone, a youth zone, and a knitting session. They also led an inter faith gardening project at Canons Park. …

    Fashion on Film

    Stevenage, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Stevenage Liberal Synagogue hosted a Zoom inter faith talk called 'Fashion on Film'. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Cooking for Mitzvah Day

    St Mary & St Archangel Michael Coptic Orthodox Church, Cranbourne Gardens, London NW11 0HS
    St Mary & St Archangel Michael Coptic Orthodox Church used donations from Alyth Synagogue to cook for a homeless outreach project. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…


    St Paul's Church Marylebone, 5 Rossmore Rd, London NW1 6NJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    St Paul's Church partnered with a local synagogue to organise a donation rota for store essentials for FoodCycle; providing a weekly sit down meal for food-poor and isolated local residents. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah…

    Clearing Garden Spaces

    London, UK
    Telereal Trillium cleared and revamped the garden spaces at Islington Progression Pathway Service. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day. …

    Gardening for Mitzvah Day

    Harrow Weald, UK
    The Friends of Harrow Weald hosted people of all faiths and backgrounds coming together to do some gardening and clearing, followed by tea and cake. …

    Planting Daffodils

    Winchester, UK
    Winchester's Jewish Community and friends planted daffodils in Hilliers Haven garden to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day. …

    Collecting Gifts for Refugees

    Worcester, UK
    Worcestershire Interfaith Forum collected donations of gifts for local refugees, to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Mitzvah Day with York Liberal Jewish Community

    York, UK
    York Liberal Jewish Community did an inter faith park tidy together with the Church of Latter Day Saints. They also threw a children's party making feeders and food for wild birds, and collected items for the homeless in York.…

    Collecting for Afghan Refugees

    Cardiff, UK
    The Interfaith Council for Wales invited individual communities to ask their members to donate specific items to the a local charity which is supporting Afghan Refugees now arriving in Wales. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah…

    Inter Faith Coffee Morning

    Manchester, UK
    Bowdon Community Cares hosted an inter faith coffee morning with local faith leaders and congregants, to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Tree Planting for Mitzvah Day

    Oxford, UK
    An inter faith tree planting with Oxford faith communities, Oxford Jewish Congregation inter faith group, and EcoSynagogue. This was to mark both Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Tour of Bournemouth Hebrew Congregation

    Bournemouth Hebrew Congregation, Wootton Gardens, Bournemouth, BH1 1PW
    A few members of the local Muslim community were invited to have a guided tour of Bournemouth Hebrew Congregation, led by Nisa Nashim Wessex.…

    Mitzvah Day with North Walney Primary School

    Barrow-in-Furness, UK
    Pupils at North Walney Primary school created 'boxes of love' and a Mitzvah Wall, and delivered food to the local homeless group.…

    Inter Faith Week Service - ‘Changing World’

    Kendal Unitarian Chapel, Market Place, Kendal, LA9 4TN. 0.00 – 0.00
    An Inter Faith Week service at Kendal Unitarian Chapel on the theme of 'Changing World', with contributions from friends at South Lakeland Interfaith Forum.…

    Learning About Islam

    St. Aidan’s Church of England Primary School, Derwentwater Road, Gateshead NE8 2HQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 6 researched the fundamental differences between Christianity and Islam, researched diverse food and cultural traditions, tasted some traditional culinary dishes, looked at a wide range of Islamic religious artefacts, and learnt about the Five Pillars of Islam.…

    Inter Faith on Two Wheels

    Niksham Centre, 6 Soho Rd, Handsworth, Birmingham, B21 9BH. 10.00 – 13.00
    Encourages people to cycle together for about 10 miles, visiting and passing through many of Birmingham's rich places of worship along the way

    Starts at Niksham Centre, ending at Bahu Trust.…

    The Annual Interfaith Service - ‘Light after the darkness’

    York Unitarian Chapel, 31 St. Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NQ. 11.00 – 12.00
    A virtual and in-person event that will be followed by a vegetarian lunch at 12pm to close the York Inter Faith Week, and a look at some photos of the Week's events.…

    Tree-planting ceremony at UNTAS Youth Zone

    Community Garden, Unitas Youth Zone, 76 Montrose Avenue Edgware HA8 0DT. 11.00 – 12.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week (14 – 21 November 2021) the Middlesex Inter Faith Network (MDX IFN) and Barnet Multi Faith Forum (BMFF) invite you to join us on MITZVAH DAY (SUNDAY 21ST NOVEMBER) for a tree-planting ceremony at…

    Sunday Assembly London presents “The Beauty of Struggle”

    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL. 11.00 – 13.00
    Grace Marshall, award-winning writer and coach on productivity, will tell us how we can use our struggles as a force for good. As always, this Sunday Assembly London event will also feature rocking sing-alongs, poetry, and an opportunity to socialise…

    Visit by Dialogue Society Members to a local church

    St Mary and St Nicholas Littlemore, St Nicholas Road, Littlemore, Oxford OX4 4PP. 11.00 – 0.00
    Our Oxford volunteers visited St Mary and St Nicholas, Littlemore to celebrate interfaith week this Sunday by distributing Noah’s pudding to congregating after Sunday service. We briefly shared @DialogueSociety’s Noah’s pudding project to promote diversity, equalities & inclusion.…

    Celebrating in Sikhism - the Gurpurab (Birth) of Guru Nanak

    Sikh Temple, 207 Frodingham Road, DN15 7NS. 11.30 – 13.30
    A celebration of the birth of Guru Nanak, with food.…

    Light For Leeds: An Interfaith Week event

    Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3EH. 12.00 – 16.00
    The day will include representations of many of the major, and some minor, faiths in Leeds, outside musical performances, and a chance to leave a message on our Tree of Hope. Stalls will address the theme of environmental action, and…

    Nisa Nashim Standing Together Against VAWG (Violence Against Women and Girls)

    Birmingham, UK. 12.00 – 13.00
    Muslim and Jewish women of Nisa Nashim WM standing together against VAWG (violence against women and girls), calling for misogyny and acts against women to be a hate crime. Women and men welcome, of all faiths and none.…

    Mitzvah Day Packing Items for Women’s Refuges

    BEAP, 21 Cornwall Terrace, Bradford BD8 7JS. 12.00 – 16.00
    In the weeks leading up to Mitzvah Day, faith communities in Bradford and Leeds are coming together to collect donations for women’s refuges in the two cities. Mitzvah Day itself will see items packed ready for delivery.…

    Calderdale Women’s Interfaith Visiting Places of Worship

    HX1 2BG. 12.15 – 14.15
    Calderdale Women's Interfaith have arranged for a visit to the synagogue and Hindu temple in Bradford,…

    Annual Walk of Friendship

    Sunderland Minster, 309 High St W, Sunderland, SR1 3ET. 12.30 – 15.00
    The Annual Walk of Friendship with Sunderland Inter Faith Forum. Starting at the Sunderland Minster Green, with refreshments at the Gurdwara at 1pm, and ending at Chester Road Masjid at 3pm.…

    Meditation walk and guided meditation

    Abbey Road, Leeds LS5 3EH. 12.30 – 14.00
    Meditation walk and guided meditation.…

    Islam, Interfaith & Society- dispelling the stereotypes of Islam.

    Unity Centre, Shepherd Street, Preston. 13.00 – 16.00
    Guest speaker - Hafsah Alkhair Ahmed, Associate Lecturer at UCLAN in Religion, Culture & Society.
    The event will include a presentation and group activities offering a unique space to dispel stereotypes held about Islam, learn the history of Muslims…

    Storytelling Over Soup

    14th Walthamstow Scouts Group, 2015a Wood Street, Walthamstow, E17 3NU. 13.00 – 15.00
    Sharing penicillin, with stories of unity, to celebrate Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day.…

    Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) Open Meeting - participate from home

    Kendal, UK. 14.00 – 16.30
    BGKT holds an open meeting on the 3rd Sunday of the month (except December), from 2.00 - 4.30pm.

    BGKT Open Meeting Timetable available at

    Open meetings are led by lay teachers authorized to…

    Faith, Music & Community

    St John's Church, Albert Road, Colne, Lancashire, BB8, 0RY. 14.00 – 16.30
    Experience a taste of the different cultures through live music, entertainment and a shared 3 course community meal.…

    Collecting Clothes and Toys

    Westminster Synagogue, Kent House, Rutland Gardens, London, SW7 1BX. 14.00 – 16.00
    Westminster Synagogue invited people to help sort and pack clothes to send to children in need, and to donate toys for Sebby's Corner's Christmas Appeal. This was to mark both Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week.…

    Actions not Words: what can Birmingham do after the Climate Conference?

    Carrs Lane Church, Carrs Lane, Birmingham B4 7SX. 14.30 – 17.15
    Speakers and small group discussions to follow up on the COP26 conference and consider our contribution in our faith communities.…

    Inter Faith Service

    St. Nicolas Community Centre, The Burys, Guildford GU2 4AW. 15.00 – 17.30
    A multifaith Service with presentations from the Hindu, Jewish, Christian, Buddhist, Muslim, Sikh & Bahá'í communities. The theme will be “Humanity’s Awakening – rebuilding our World” .…

    Borehamwood Foodbank during and after Lockdown

    Borehamwood Foodbank at St Teresa's Church, 291 Shenley Rd, Borehamwood, Herts, WD6 1TG. 15.00 – 17.30
    A visit to Borehamwood Foodbank, with a tour of the base and storage and a presentation on the experiences of the Foodbank during lockdown, their Fuel Poverty alleviation scheme, and their plans going forward. Followed by tea and cake in…

    Inter Faith Prayer Walk:  Words of Hope

    Grovelands Park, London N14 6QX . 15.00 – 17.00
    A prayer walk around Grovelands Park, Southgate, starting from the Main Gate on The Bourne at 3pm. At each stop, a different faith group will lead with some "Words of Hope".

    Light refreshments will be served at…

    Heritage Service

    Englesea Brook Chapel & Museum, Englesea Brook Lane, Englesea Brook, Crewe, CW2 5QW. 15.00 – 0.00
    The Rev Helen Kirk will lead a Heritage Service at Englesea Brook Chapel to mark the climax of Interfaith Week 2021. All are welcome.…

    Virtual Inter Faith Pilgrimage

    Watford, UK. 15.00 – 16.30
    A virtual pilgrimage through different areas of significance worldwide, as well as different places of worship across Watford. There will be a Q&A at the end.…

    Friendship Meal

    Xaverian Spirituality Centre, Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood. 17.00 – 19.00
    No lectures, no zoom, just delightful face-to-face conversations and light refreshments at Xaverian Spirituality Centre, Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood. To help catering please inform if hoping to come.…

  • Monday 22 November

    Jain Temple opening

    Kenton Jain Derasar, 557 Kenton Road, Kenton, Middlesex HA3 9RS. 0.00 – 0.00
    Opening of Jain Temple welcoming other local communities. With prayers led by Vinod Kapashi, and team of Committee members and President of the Mahavir Foundation. Visit from Chair of Harrow Interfaith.…

    Inter Faith Week School Exhibition

    St Laurence Church Junior School, Bunbury Road, Birmingham, B31 2DJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at St Laurence Church Junior School displayed the pieces of work that they created for Inter Faith Week.…

    Visit to St Laurence Church

    St Laurence Church, Church Rd, Birmingham, B31 2LX. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 5 pupils at St Laurence Church Junior School visited St Laurence Church, and had an opportunity to draw some of the many features within.…

    Knowing me, understanding you

    C/O Clifton Community School Campus, Cranworth Rd, Rotherham, S65 1LN
    To mark Inter Faith Week, an activity for schools in the partnership for pupils to do one of the following: explore their own world view, interview two other people about theirs, or create an artistic representation of their own. The…

    Inter Faith Week at St Bede’s

    St Bede's RC High School, Green Lane, Blackburn, BB2 4SR. 0.00 – Friday 26 November 0.00
    Pupils at St Bede's learnt about different faiths throughout the Week, including through looking at and handling faith objects, arts and crafts activities, and talks about different faiths.…

    Peace Prayer Room

    Glade Primary School, Atherton Road, Ilford, Essex, IG5 0PF
    Christian Education Project joined Glade Primary School to create a prayer space for pupils to visit.…

    Travelling Religious Artefacts Show

    St Mary's C of E Primary School, Strafford Road, Twickenham, TW1 3AD. 0.00 – Friday 26 November 0.00
    A travelling show of religious artefacts visited all three sites of St Mary's C of E Primary School, celebrating the differences and similarities of religious faiths.…

    Roundtable - Faith in the Workplace

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    CBRE UK's Faith Network hosted a client roundtable, bringing together panellists from industry leaders sharing their experiences of faith in the workplace. Key themes were the importance of a prayer room, inter faith dialogue, collaboration, and the inclusion of faith…


    Moreland Primary School, Moreland Street, Islington, London, EC1V 8BB. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils from Moreland Primary School enjoyed a Dreamcatcher with Reverend Vicki Davis from St Clements and Imam Abu from Holborn Mosque, learning about how many things the two faiths have in common.…

    Inter Faith Week Message

    Hull, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Healthwatch East Riding of Yorkshire shared a photograph of Revd Ben Norton holding a message board with a positive message about Inter Faith Week.…

    Knife Crime Talk

    Masjid-E-Tauheed, 236-238 High St North, London E12 6SB. 0.00 – 0.00
    Newham MPS Faith Officer PC Samplay and A/PS Salam gave a talk on knife crime at a local Mosque in East Ham.…

    Faith Trail

    Holy Trinity Church, Church Hill St, Smethwick, B67 7AH. 10.30 – 13.30
    Smethwick Interfaith Friends Forum has organised a faith trail on Monday 22nd November 2021. The faith trail is open for all to attend. We hope the visit will give participants an insight into what goes on in the faith-building we…

    Caring for the environment, and our home, Mother Earth - Reflections on COP 26 from our different faith traditions, and the way forward

    Birmingham, UK. 19.30 – 21.00
    Interfaith readings, reflections from our faith traditions on COP 26, and care for the environment. Sharing from the floor.…

  • Tuesday 23 November

    CU and ISOC session at Bilborough College

    Bilborough College, College Way, Nottingham NG8 4DQ
    Bilborough College Islamic Society and Christian Union are running a joint session in late celebration of Inter Faith Week. The session will be a casual discussion about their faiths, what it means to them, and a chance to ask questions.…

    Gwent Police Inter Faith Event

    Gwent, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Gwent Police hosted an event with multi faith leaders and representatives from the Inter Faith Council for Wales, highlighting the need for police to listen to communities, lean about other cultures, and develop their understanding.…

    Maps for the Journey of Hajj

    Halley Primary School, Halley Street, London, E14 7SS. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 5 pupils learn about journeys from all religions, and drew maps for the journey of Hajj.…

    Staff Diversity

    Bedford, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Deo Volente Solicitors posted about the diversity of their staff, with a quote from founder and Senior Partner Mr Qamar-Ur-Rehman about the power and importance of diversity within their firm.…

    Poetry of Connection

    Department for Education, 20 Great Smith St, London SW1P 3BT. 13.30 – 14.00
    Colleagues of all faiths, beliefs or none share poetry that gives them a sense of connection. Includes a special reading from Permanent Secretary Susan Acland-Hood.…

    5 Cities Media Literacy

    The Exchange, 3 Centenary Square, Birmingham B1 2DR. 14.00 – 19.00
    Representatives of the media have been invited to meet with Representatives of different faith organisations to increase media understanding of faith organisations and what they do.…

  • Wednesday 24 November

    Classroom activity - celebration of Inter Week

    Yew Tree Primary School, Birchfield Way, Yew Tree Estate, Walsall, WS5 4DX. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 5 have celebrated Inter-faith week this week and discussed the different religions in their class.…

    Making Potato Latkes

    Fairfield Primary School, Peel House Lane, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 6TH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Fairfield Primary School made potato latkes to help learn about Hannukah for Inter Faith Week.…

    Making Peace Mala Bracelets

    Hafod Primary School, Odo Street, Hafod, Swansea, SA1 2LT. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 6 looked at peace messages and made Peace Mala bracelets.…

    Talk About Faith

    Madley Primary School, Madley, Hereford, HR2 9PH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Reverend Lockett visited Year 6 to talk about faith.…

    Reception Inter Faith Week Artwork

    St Mary's Church of England Primary School (Infants), Amyand Park Road, Twickenham, TW1 3HE. 0.00 – 0.00
    Reception class and Year 6 each created artwork exploring the quote by Jo Cox: "We are far more united and have far more in common than that which divides us".…

    Blog - ‘Having Faith’

    London, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Liberal Democrat councillor Hina Bokhari has written a blog about the importance of inter faith and religious literacy as a way of tackling prejudice and discrimination against people of faith.…

    Inter Faith Calendar

    Penryn, Cornwall, UK. 11.13 – 23.59
    The multifaith chaplaincy for Falmouth University and Exeter University in Cornwall have provided an opportunity for students and staff to contribute details about festivals, events and special days that can be added to an inter faith calendar.…

    Blood Donation

    Bristol, UK. 11.51 – 23.59
    NHS Blood Donation posted about the importance of people of different faiths donating plasma.…

    Faith Crawl

    King's College London Strand Campus, Strand, London, WC2R 2LS. 12.00 – 18.00
    A tour of Central London's places of worship.…

    Repairing the World - Zoom Forum

    Canterbury, UK. 19.30 – 21.00

    In Jewish teaching, any act of social justice by adult, child, student, artist, industrialist or environmentalist is seen as 'tikkun olam', a contribution to repairing the world.

    Our Forum (on zoom) will include speakers from…

  • Thursday 25 November

    Inter Faith Assembly

    Haberdashers' Boys' School, Butterfly Lane, Elstree, Herts, WD6 3AF. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Jewish and Muslim assembly committees hosted an inter faith assembly for pupils at Haberdashers' Boys' School.…

    Classroom activity about living in peace

    Beamont Primary School, O'Leary St, Warrington WA2 7RQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 2 have been learning about Inter Faith Week. They created flowers using petals with different religious symbols on to represent how we can live, learn and grow together in peace regardless of our beliefs. Year 4 finished off Interfaith…

    Synagogue Visit

    Goodenough College, Mecklenburgh Square, London WC1N 2AB United Kingdom. 0.00 – 0.00
    Synagogue visit led by Dean's Special Advisor on Interfaith Programming. For students of the college.…

    Inter Faith Assembly

    Lady Eleanor Holles, Hanworth Road, Hampton, TW12 3HF. 0.00 – 0.00
    U2 class at LEH Senior School gave an assembly to other pupils on the topic of Inter Faith Week.…

    Inter Faith Week Schools Event in Croydon

    Croydon. 13.00 – 14.00
    For primary and secondary schools age children across the Borough's schools, with their lead RE teachers, to take place over Zoom.

    We expect a child or group to come up with an idea to present on the…

    Inter Faith Cafe

    Students' Union, University of the West England, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, BS16 1QY. 17.30 – 19.00
    An opportunity to share food and learn about other faiths, talking freely to others about your faith or lack of faiths.…

    Let Earth Breathe, Plant Trees, Restore Biodiversity

    Ware, UK. 18.00 – 19.30
    Join an online event with both faith-based and scientifically minded speakers. The event will run as part of the 'Let Earth Breathe, Plant Trees' project. Expect to hear from speakers about the relationship that gender, faith and science have to…

    Essex Faith Covenant Gathering

    Little Havens, Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 2LH. 19.00 – 21.00
    An event for faith-based organisations and public services to connect, explore, and learn together. The event will be hosted by Havens Hospices, to learn more about its work with faith-based organisations. In addition, information will be shared focusing on the…

  • Friday 26 November

    Spirit Artwork

    St Mary's C of E Primary School (Middle Site), Strafford Road, Twickenham, TW1 3AD. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at St Mary's C of E Primary School (Middle Site) created artwork to represent what their spirit looks like.…

    Designing Mehndi Patterns

    Fairfield Primary School, Peel House Lane, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 6TH. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of learning about the Hindu faith, pupils at Fairfield Primary School designed their own Mehndi patterns.…

    Planning an Inter Faith Week Event

    Ralph Butterfield Primary School, Station Road, Haxby, York, YO32 3LS. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils were tasked with planning an event to support Inter Faith Week. Many decided to express their ideas by creating a poster.…

    Learning About Religious Festivals

    Fairfield Primary School, Peel House Lane, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 6TH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Fairfield Primary School made links between the religious festivals of Christmas, Diwali and Eid-al-Fitr, discussing the similarities and differences of food, traditions and artefacts.…

    Learning from Students of Different Faiths

    Saint Ambrose College, Hale Road, Hale Barns, Altrincham, WA15 0HE. 0.00 – Wednesday 1 December 23.59
    Students of non-Christian faiths shared their experiences at St Ambrose College.…

    Learning about Islam

    Northlands Primary School and Nursery, Winifred Road, Basildon, Essex, SS13 3JQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 5 pupils at Northlands Primary School learnt all about Ramadan and Eid, making Islamic lanterns and enjoying some foods which are tradition during Eid-ul-Fitr.…

    Inter Faith Week Art Exhibition

    Clitheroe Pendle Primary School, Princess Avenue, Pendle, Clitheroe, BB7 2AL. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Pendle Primary created an exhibition of art work based around the theme of #Peace and Harmony' between religions.…

    Representing the Wirral Deen Centre

    Liverpool, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Merseyside Police Community Engagement Unit posted a video of a representative of the Wirral Deen Centre and Liverpool's Muslim community speaking about her experience as a British Muslim woman and the work of the Wirral Deen Centre, as well as…

  • Saturday 27 November

    Learning About Judaism

    Northlands Primary School and Nursery, Winifred Road, Basildon, Essex, SS13 3JQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Northlands Primary School wrote non-chronological reports about Judaism and ate some jam doughuts to celebrate Hannukah.…

    Being Real - Sufi: Wisdom, Music & Food

    Acorn House, Fountain Street North, Bury, BL9 7AN. 18.00 – 21.00
    "Evening with Islamic Spiritual reminder, Singing/Music & Food". Topic: “Spiritual Split Personalities” Imran Rahim. Live Middle Eastern Sufi music performance by: Uthman Hanif, Hasnain Rafique & Salamet Husayn. Food will be served.

    Interfaith Shabbat

    434 Uxbridge Rd, Hatch End, Pinner. 20.20 – Tuesday 30 November 23.59
    Shabbat morning service in the presence of the Lord Mayor of Harrow. Led by Rabbi Naomi Goldman. With guests of other faiths. In person and by Zoom.…

  • Sunday 28 November

    Persian Concert (Traditional & Pop)

    Holly Lodge College, 140 Mill Ln, Liverpool L12 7LE. 17.00 – 20.00
    Cultural and Artistic Persian Exhibition. Rahav music band (live in concert) with the voice of the amazing Ghafoor Sheikh. Together with Persian traditional dancers (with dances of Sama).

  • Monday 29 November

    Sharing Inter Faith Week thoughts

    Swaffham C.E. Primary School, Brandon Road, Swaffham, Norfolk. PE37 7EA. 0.00 – 0.00
    Our Year 6 pupils shared their thoughts on Interfaith week.…

    Learning About the Hindu Faith

    Hafod Primary School, Odo Street, Hafod, Swansea, SA1 2LT. 0.00 – Wednesday 29 December 0.00
    Pupils at Hafod Primary School enjoyed a panel discussion with Dr Minkesh Sood and Sarita Sood about the Hindu faith.…

    Time of Reflection

    Mount Pleasant C of E Primary School, Princess Road, Market Weighton, York, East Yorkshire, YO43 3BY. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Mount Pleasant Junior School enjoyed a time of reflection on Inter Faith Week, with books about different faiths and arts and crafts activities.…

    Inter Faith Vaccination Awareness

    Southall, London, UK. 18.00 – 20.00
    A webinar to encourage take up of the COVID-19 vaccine among faith communities, with opportunities for question and answer with leading experts.

    Speakers: Dr Bola Owolabi, Director for Health Inequalities at NHS England; Dr Sunil Daga, Vice…

    Power of Mantras and Sutras

    London, UK. 19.00 – 20.00
    A session on the Power of Prayer, with Harrow Interfaith and the Jain Vishwa Bharati (JVB). Each faith representative will speak for 3 minutes on the theme 'The Power of Prayer'.…

  • Tuesday 30 November

    Building Communities In and Around Faith Schools

    Department for Education, 20 Great Smith St, London SW1P 3BT. 11.00 – 12.00
    A discussion with representatives from a range of different faith schools on the theme of building communities, both within their school and with the local area and other schools.…

  • Wednesday 1 December

    Learning about Judaism

    Holy Cross and All Saints RC Primary School, Trafford Road, Eccles, Salford, M30 0JA. 10.57 – 23.59
    Year 3 and 4 pupils learned about Judaism with a visitor, leaning Jewish dances and making their own chanukiahs.…

    Festival of Light and Lantern Parade

    Moreland Primary School, Moreland Street, Islington, London, EC1V 8BB. 11.58 – 23.59
    Pupils at Moreland Primary School took part in a festival of light and lantern parade to celebrate what we have in common as a community and share together.…

  • Thursday 2 December

    Virtual Inter Faith Tour

    St Cadoc's Hospital, Lodge Road, Caerleon, Newport, NP18 3XQ. 10.00 – 14.00
    Staff at Aneurin Bevan University Health Board and Women Connect First attended a virtual inter faith tour to learn about how they can support all their patients physically and spiritually.…

  • Wednesday 15 December

    Designing Inter Faith Logos

    Krishna Avanti Primary School, Evington, Leicester, LE5 6HN. 0.00 – 0.00
    Children from Krishna Avanti Primary School designed inter faith logos for a logo competition.…

    Workshops for Inter Faith Week

    Shield House, Harmony Way, Hendon, London NW4 2BZ. 0.00 – Sunday 19 December 0.00
    In aid of Interfaith Week the Stand Up! team have team delivered 18 sessions reaching 430 students. The team also collaborated on a livestream event with Union of Jewish Students, discussing interfaith relations between the Muslim and Jewish communities. We…

  • Thursday 16 December

    Town Hall reception for faith leaders

    Hornton St, London W8 7NX. 0.00 – 0.00
    Reception at Kensington Town Hall hosted by the Mayor of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Councillor Gerard Hargreaves, to mark Inter Faith Week. With around 20 representatives of different faith groups in the Borough.…

    How does your faith bring you joy?

    The University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH. 17.00 – 19.00
    How Does Your Faith Bring You Joy? Come along to celebrate the various different religious and faiths groups represented at UoL and what connects you through faith! At the Percy Gee Centre - Opportunities Centre…

  • Friday 17 December

    Year 1 Learning About Sikhism

    St Barnabas Church of England Primary Academy, Knowlesly Road, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 2JA. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 1 pupils at St Barnabas CE Academy enjoyed a visit by a member of the Sikh community, and learnt about all about Sikhism and the Gurdwara.…

    Classroom activity about Judaism with visiting speaker

    Our Lady and St Joseph Catholic Primary School, Wades Place, Poplar, London, E14 0DE. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 5 special Inter Faith Week special session on Judaism with visit from Mr Silver…

  • Saturday 18 December

    Inter Faith Week Bring and Share Meal

    Michaelhouse, St Michael's Church, Trinity St, Cambridge, England CB2 1SU. 19.00 – 0.00
    Inter Faith Week bring and share meal with the Baha'i, Christian, Islamic, and Sikh Societies, Fisher Society, and the Student Christian Movement.…

  • Tuesday 21 December

    Mitzvah Day Environment Volunteering

    Kingston Liberal Synagogue, Rushett Rd, Long Ditton, Surrey KT7 0UX
    The Dialogue Society joined Kingston Liberal Synagogue for a Jewish/Muslim inter faith volunteering event. Activities included creating fat balls and other treats for local birds, visiting Long Ditton to help clear leaves and cut back foliage, and litter picking in…

  • Friday 24 December

    Designing Temples

    St Joseph's RC High School, Pencarn Way, Tredegar Park, Newport, NP10 8XH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 8 pupils used their RE lessons to design temples for the different religions, based around differences in food, clothes, music, etc.…

  • Wednesday 29 December

    Inter Faith Discussions

    Thomas Deacon Academy, Queen's Gardens, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 2UW. 0.00 – 0.00
    Students at Thomas Deacon Academy had in-class discussions about their own faith and cultural traditions, with Year 7 and 8 making an Inter Faith Display.…

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