Activities calendar (In-person activities)

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2021. 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.

    Rules:
    - 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

    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…

    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.…

  • Wednesday 10 November

    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.…

  • Thursday 11 November

    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,…

    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.

    8:00:…

    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.…

    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 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 for children to taste different…

    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
    HUDDERSFIELD
    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
    DEWSBURY
    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
    The…

    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.…

    Quiz

    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. …

    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…

    Walking trails of Cardiff

    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. …

    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 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.…

    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…

    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.…

    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).
    https://www.st-margarets-hospice.org.uk/hospicemarksinterfaithweek

    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).
    https://www.st-margarets-hospice.org.uk/hospicemarksinterfaithweek

    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.…

    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.

    Tea…

    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.

    Programme:
    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.…

    Interfaith Workshop

    Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, 3 Pilgrim's Place, London NW3 1NG. 14.00 – 16.00
    On 14 November, to mark the beginning of the annual Interfaith Week, an afternoon workshop was held at Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, in Hampstead. It featured three speakers from different religions backgrounds: Hindu Unitarian Indra Sikdar; the Muslim musician and…

    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.…

    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.…

    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…

    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.…

  • 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. …

    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

    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 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.…

    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.…

    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.…

    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.…

    Exploring shared values

    Altrincham Rd, Wilmslow SK9 5NQ
    Year 1 are exploring shared valued during Inter Faith Week.…

    Week long programme of classroom activities

    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.…

    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…

    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'.…

    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.…

    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.…

    Celebrating Anti-Bullying Week and Inter Faith Week

    Reddish Vale Road, Reddish, Stockport SK5 7HD
    This week we are celebration both Anti-Bullying Week and Inter Faith Week. The aim 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 the…

    Inter Faith Week learning and other activities

    Penn Wood Primary and Nursery School, Penn Road, Slough, SL2 1PH
    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. In the middle…

    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?

    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,…

    Inter Faith Week at Rose Lane Primary School

    E7 8QH
    KS1 We will be asking big questions around different faiths - things we think we will help us to get to know others better.
    KS2 We will be thinking of the groups we least know about and we…

    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…

    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. …

    An interfaith week culminating with an exhibition for parents and visitors.

    Breamore Primary School SP6 2EF
    An Interfaith week across 3 small primary schools (Forest Edge Learning Federation) involving visits to places of worship, visitors and speakers from Sikhism, Judaism, Humanism and Christianity, with a Hinduism activity day, culminating in an exhibition of work for parents/…

    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.…

    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 foodbank collection and ‘coffee and conversations’

    Leeds Trinity University, Brownberrie Lane, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 5HD. 10.30 – 12.00
    The SU and the Chaplaincy team are inviting people to join them this Inter Faith Week as they take over the usual Tea on the Landing to bring people 'Coffee and Conversations'. They will be collecting ideas on what faith…

    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…

    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.…

    Light a Candle for Peace and explore the Chapel

    St Mary's University Chapel, 692 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham, TW1 4SX. 11.30 – 12.30
    Light a candle for peace and explore the Chapel at St Mary's University.…

    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…

    Chaplains and Chat

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

    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.…

    ‘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. …

    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.…

    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…

    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.…

    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…

    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. …

  • 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.…

    Visits to Places of Worship

    Christ Church CE Primary School, Claremont Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 1LF. 0.00 – Wednesday 17 November 0.00
    Different year groups visited different places of worship around Sparkbrook.

    Reception: St Agatha's Church
    Year 3: Singers Hill Synagogue
    Year 4: Birmingham Buddhist Vihara
    Year 5: Guru Nanak Gurdwara

    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

    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.…

    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.…

    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…

    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.…

    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…

    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. …

    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.…

    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.…

    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:…

    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…

    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

    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…

    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. …

    Tea-party

    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.…

    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.…

    Preston Citizens Living Wage action

    Preston, UK. 17.00 – 18.00
    ‘Part of Living Wage Week’ and Inter Faith Week. Contact Davinia.jackson@citizensuk.org 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.

    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…

    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)…

    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.…

    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.…

  • 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.…

    Trips to Places of Worship

    Birmingham, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Different year groups at Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School are visiting places of worship around Birmingham.

    Year 5: St Edburgha's CofE Church
    Year 3: Gurdwara…

    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.…

    Experiencing aspects of different faiths

    Highfield Road, Bolton BL4 0NS
    This week it is #InterFaithWeek and throughout the week we are experiencing aspects of different faiths including Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Hinduism and Buddhism.
    Following step by step instructions , choosing their own colours and carefully using a scraper to…

    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…

    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.…

    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 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9hVSA8Ta6e0 (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…

    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…

    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.…

    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…

    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…

    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.…

    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…

    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.…

    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.…

    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 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.…

    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 leedsjewishsociety@gmail.com.…

    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,…

    Scriptural Reasoning

    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.…

    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…

    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…

    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,…

    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.

    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…

    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,…

    Inter Faith Opportunities and Challenges

    St Stephen's Church Hall, Watling Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 2PT. 19.00 – 20.30
    An opportunity for members of different faith communities to reflect and share together stories and practical examples of living well together as good neighbours.

    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.…

    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.…

    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 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! https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=2361805060623783&id=229699983834312…

    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.…

    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].…

    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.…

    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,…

    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. …

    ‘Exploring Different Faiths’ Exhibition

    University Campus North Lincolnshire, Ashby Road, DN16 1BU. 11.30 – 14.30
    Includes an exhibition from pupils at Scunthorpe C of E Primary School, with coffee and cakes.…

    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…

    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!…

    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.

    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.…

    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…

    Inter Faith in the Square

    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.…

    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.…

    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,…

    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…

    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…

    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

    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". …

    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.…

  • Friday 19 November

    Sikh celebration

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

    Sikh celebration birth of Guru Nanak

    Preston, UK
    Contact Hardeep Singh for details of when the Gurdwara is hosting visitors singhhardeepkaur@gmail.com…

    Inter Faith Week Dial In

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

    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.…

    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.…

    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.…

    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.…

    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.…

    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.


    Inter Faith in the Square

    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.…

    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.…

    Newham Police Visiting Faith Communities

    Newham, London, UK. 0.00 – Monday 22 November 0.00
    Officers from Newham Police, the North East BCU of the London Met, visited various places of worship throughout the Week and met with faith communities.…

    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.…

    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.…

    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.…

    Langar

    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.…

    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…

    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.…

  • Sunday 21 November

    Classroom learning about Sikhism and Islam and Inter Faith Week blogs

    St. Aidan’s Church of England Primary School, Derwentwater Road, Gateshead NE8 2HQ
    Two illustrated blogs about Year 3's Inter Faith Week learning about about Sikhism during Inter Faith Week and about Year 6's learning about Islam.…

    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…

    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.…

    Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day at Kingston Liberal Synagogue

    Kingston Liberal Synagogue, Rushett Rd, Long Ditton, Surrey KT7 0UX
    Kingston Liberal Synagogue took part in several inter faith Mitzvah Day projects, working with the local Muslim community. They finished by sharing tea and cake together.…

    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…

    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.…

    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.…

    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.…

    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.…

    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 oceandream1953@hotmail.co.uk 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.…

    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…

  • 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.…

    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.…

    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.…

    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.…

  • 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 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.…

    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

    Inter Faith Week visit

    St Margaret S Hospice Taunton - Heron Drive, Taunton TA1 5HA. 22.55 – Saturday 27 November 23.59
    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).
    https://www.st-margarets-hospice.org.uk/hospicemarksinterfaithweek

  • Saturday 27 November

    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 – 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.…

    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'.…

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