Activities calendar (In-person activities)

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

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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,…

    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.

    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.…

    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…

  • Saturday 13 November

    Visits from people of different faiths

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

    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…

  • Sunday 14 November

    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.…

    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. …

    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…

    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.

    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.…

    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. …

  • 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. …

    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.…

    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.…

    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.…

    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.…

    Visits From Faith Leaders

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

    Learning about different faiths

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

    Inter Faith Week classroom learning

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

    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.…

    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.…

    Dancing Workshop

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

    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?

    Odd Socks Day

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

    Classroom activities focusing on the Jewish and Muslim faiths

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

    Arts and Crafts

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

    Learning About Different Faiths

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

    Bunting Competition

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

    Beliefs and Values Ambassador Quiz

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

    Learning About Different Faiths

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

    Inter Faith Week reflection

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

    Class Artwork Competition

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

    Inter Faith Week Collective Worship

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

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

    Learning About a Sikh Family

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

    Inter Faith Poster Quiz

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

    Virtual Bake Off Competition

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

    RE Resources

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

    Visits from Faith Representatives

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

    School Competition

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

    International Cuisine Day

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

    School Councillors Visiting The Islamic Centre

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

    Diwali Workshop

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

    Inter Faith Week Assembly

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

    Learning About Other Faiths

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

    Inter Faith Banner

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

    Learning About Buddhism

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

    Learning About Religious Symbols

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

    Learning About Islam

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

    Inter Faith Art

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

    Religious Festivals Artwork

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

    Learning Arabic

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

    Learning for Inter Faith Week

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

    Special Menu for Inter Faith Week

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

    Meal to Celebrate Diwali

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

    ‘The Proudest Blue’ and Boats of Kindness

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

    Firefighters and the Islamic Community

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

    Learning About Islam

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

    Leaning about Hinduism

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

    Assemblies with speakers of different faiths

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

    Culture and Diversity Fair

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

    Researching Different Groups

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

    Faith visitors

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

    Hinduism Activity Day

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

    Inter Faith Week poster competition

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

    Big Questions About Different Faiths

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

    Art and Poetry Competition

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

    Interfaith Week Arts Competiton

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

    Visits to places of worship

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

    Interfaith Commonalities

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

    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. …

    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…

    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…

    ‘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…

    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.…

    Preston Mosque visit and tour

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

  • Tuesday 16 November

    My Faith and My Work

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

    Ready Steady Cook

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

    Human Library

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

    Competitions - ‘Respect For All’

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

    Taking place Wednesday 17th and Thursday 18th.…

    Cultural Dress Day

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

    Learning about Judaism

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

    Visiting St Agatha’s Church

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

    Learning about Hinduism

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

    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.…

    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.…

    Education session on Sikhism

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

    Cross curricular work for Inter Faith Week

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

    Theology and Philosophy Club discussion

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

    Documentary Showing - Strictly Kosher

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

    Visiting Singers Hill Synagogue

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

    Visiting Guru Nanak Gurdwara

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

    Looking at Sikh Artefacts

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

    Dance Workshops

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

    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. …

    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. …

    Inter faith friendship carousel

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

    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.…

    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…

    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. …

    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…

    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…

  • 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

    Faith in Art Competition

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

    Visit to St Edburgha’s

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

    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.…

    Pictures of Menorahs

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

    Goody bags for Antibullying and Interfaith Week

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

    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.…

    Places of Worship Trip

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

    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…

    Learning about Sikhism

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

    Discovery Boxes

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

    Learning to Respect Different Faiths

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

    Exploring the Star of David

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

    Learning About Faiths in Attention Autism Sessions

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

    Inter Faith Arts and Crafts

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

    Visit to the Gurdwara

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

    Visiting Sparkbrook Masjid

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

    Islam Workshop

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

    Dhol Workshop

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

    Making Rangoli Artwork

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

    Visiting the Buddhist Vihara

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

    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. …

    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.…

    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.…

    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…

    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.…

    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.…

  • 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.…

    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.…

    School Q&A

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

    Shared Values Between Different Faiths

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

    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 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].…

    Classroom activity with visiting speaker talking about diversity and racism

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

    Visiting the Mandir

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

    Making Barfi Sweets

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

    Learning about Judaism with a visitor

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

    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…

    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. …

    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 in the Square - Hinduism

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

    Interfaith Question Time

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

    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…

    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

  • Friday 19 November

    Sikh celebration

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

    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.

    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.…

    Classroom ‘speed faithing’

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

    A Taste of Faith

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

    Islamic Art

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

    Common Theme Between Religions

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

    Learning About Diwali

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

    Mitzvah Day at Holy Trinity & St Silas Primary School

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

    Visiting Orion School

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

    Collective Worship

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

    Discussion and Cake

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

    Pledges of support for Inter Faith Week

    Brinsworth Academy, Brinsworth Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham, S60 5EJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Students in Religion and Worldviews have made pledges of support for inter faith week, which can be seen here: https://business.facebook.com/BrinsworthAcademyLEAP/posts/4336666093122343 …

    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…

    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.


    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. …

  • Saturday 20 November

    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 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…

    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. …

    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.…

    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.…

  • Sunday 21 November

    Learning About Sikhism

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

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week

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

    Learning About Islam

    St. Aidan’s Church of England Primary School, Derwentwater Road, Gateshead NE8 2HQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 6 researched the fundamental differences between Christianity and Islam, researched diverse food and cultural traditions, tasted some traditional culinary dishes, looked at a wide range of Islamic religious artefacts, and learnt about the Five Pillars of Islam.…

    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…

  • Monday 22 November

    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.…

    Inter Faith Week at St Bede’s

    St Bede's RC High School, Green Lane, Blackburn, BB2 4SR. 0.00 – Friday 26 November 0.00
    Pupils at St Bede's learnt about different faiths throughout the Week, including through looking at and handling faith objects, arts and crafts activities, and talks about different faiths.…

    Travelling Religious Artefacts Show

    St Mary's C of E Primary School, Strafford Road, Twickenham, TW1 3AD. 0.00 – Friday 26 November 0.00
    A travelling show of religious artefacts visited all three sites of St Mary's C of E Primary School, celebrating the differences and similarities of religious faiths.…

    Dreamcatcher

    Moreland Primary School, Moreland Street, Islington, London, EC1V 8BB. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils from Moreland Primary School enjoyed a Dreamcatcher with Reverend Vicki Davis from St Clements and Imam Abu from Holborn Mosque, learning about how many things the two faiths have in common.…

    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

    Maps for the Journey of Hajj

    Halley Primary School, Halley Street, London, E14 7SS. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 5 pupils learn about journeys from all religions, and drew maps for the journey of Hajj.…

  • Wednesday 24 November

    Classroom activity - celebration of Inter Week

    Yew Tree Primary School, Birchfield Way, Yew Tree Estate, Walsall, WS5 4DX. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 5 have celebrated Inter-faith week this week and discussed the different religions in their class.…

    Making Potato Latkes

    Fairfield Primary School, Peel House Lane, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 6TH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Fairfield Primary School made potato latkes to help learn about Hannukah for Inter Faith Week.…

    Making Peace Mala Bracelets

    Hafod Primary School, Odo Street, Hafod, Swansea, SA1 2LT. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 6 looked at peace messages and made Peace Mala bracelets.…

    Talk About Faith

    Madley Primary School, Madley, Hereford, HR2 9PH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Reverend Lockett visited Year 6 to talk about faith.…

    Reception Inter Faith Week Artwork

    St Mary's Church of England Primary School (Infants), Amyand Park Road, Twickenham, TW1 3HE. 0.00 – 0.00
    Reception class and Year 6 each created artwork exploring the quote by Jo Cox: "We are far more united and have far more in common than that which divides us".…

  • 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…

    Inter Faith Assembly

    Lady Eleanor Holles, Hanworth Road, Hampton, TW12 3HF. 0.00 – 0.00
    U2 class at LEH Senior School gave an assembly to other pupils on the topic of Inter Faith Week.…

  • Friday 26 November

    Spirit Artwork

    St Mary's C of E Primary School (Middle Site), Strafford Road, Twickenham, TW1 3AD. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at St Mary's C of E Primary School (Middle Site) created artwork to represent what their spirit looks like.…

    Designing Mehndi Patterns

    Fairfield Primary School, Peel House Lane, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 6TH. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of learning about the Hindu faith, pupils at Fairfield Primary School designed their own Mehndi patterns.…

    Planning an Inter Faith Week Event

    Ralph Butterfield Primary School, Station Road, Haxby, York, YO32 3LS. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils were tasked with planning an event to support Inter Faith Week. Many decided to express their ideas by creating a poster.…

    Learning About Religious Festivals

    Fairfield Primary School, Peel House Lane, Widnes, Cheshire, WA8 6TH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Fairfield Primary School made links between the religious festivals of Christmas, Diwali and Eid-al-Fitr, discussing the similarities and differences of food, traditions and artefacts.…

    Learning from Students of Different Faiths

    Saint Ambrose College, Hale Road, Hale Barns, Altrincham, WA15 0HE. 0.00 – Wednesday 1 December 23.59
    Students of non-Christian faiths shared their experiences at St Ambrose College.…

    Learning about Islam

    Northlands Primary School and Nursery, Winifred Road, Basildon, Essex, SS13 3JQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 5 pupils at Northlands Primary School learnt all about Ramadan and Eid, making Islamic lanterns and enjoying some foods which are tradition during Eid-ul-Fitr.…

    Inter Faith Week Art Exhibition

    Clitheroe Pendle Primary School, Princess Avenue, Pendle, Clitheroe, BB7 2AL. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Pendle Primary created an exhibition of art work based around the theme of #Peace and Harmony' between religions.…

  • Saturday 27 November

    Learning About Judaism

    Northlands Primary School and Nursery, Winifred Road, Basildon, Essex, SS13 3JQ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Northlands Primary School wrote non-chronological reports about Judaism and ate some jam doughuts to celebrate Hannukah.…

    Being Real - Sufi: Wisdom, Music & Food

    Acorn House, Fountain Street North, Bury, BL9 7AN. 18.00 – 21.00
    "Evening with Islamic Spiritual reminder, Singing/Music & Food". Topic: “Spiritual Split Personalities” Imran Rahim. Live Middle Eastern Sufi music performance by: Uthman Hanif, Hasnain Rafique & Salamet Husayn. Food will be served.


  • Monday 29 November

    Sharing Inter Faith Week thoughts

    Swaffham C.E. Primary School, Brandon Road, Swaffham, Norfolk. PE37 7EA. 0.00 – 0.00
    Our Year 6 pupils shared their thoughts on Interfaith week.…

    Learning About the Hindu Faith

    Hafod Primary School, Odo Street, Hafod, Swansea, SA1 2LT. 0.00 – Wednesday 29 December 0.00
    Pupils at Hafod Primary School enjoyed a panel discussion with Dr Minkesh Sood and Sarita Sood about the Hindu faith.…

    Time of Reflection

    Mount Pleasant C of E Primary School, Princess Road, Market Weighton, York, East Yorkshire, YO43 3BY. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils at Mount Pleasant Junior School enjoyed a time of reflection on Inter Faith Week, with books about different faiths and arts and crafts activities.…

  • Wednesday 1 December

    Learning about Judaism

    Holy Cross and All Saints RC Primary School, Trafford Road, Eccles, Salford, M30 0JA. 10.57 – 23.59
    Year 3 and 4 pupils learned about Judaism with a visitor, leaning Jewish dances and making their own chanukiahs.…

  • Wednesday 15 December

    Designing Inter Faith Logos

    Krishna Avanti Primary School, Evington, Leicester, LE5 6HN. 0.00 – 0.00
    Children from Krishna Avanti Primary School designed inter faith logos for a logo competition.…

    Workshops for Inter Faith Week

    Shield House, Harmony Way, Hendon, London NW4 2BZ. 0.00 – Sunday 19 December 0.00
    In aid of Interfaith Week the Stand Up! team have team delivered 18 sessions reaching 430 students. The team also collaborated on a livestream event with Union of Jewish Students, discussing interfaith relations between the Muslim and Jewish communities. We…

  • Friday 17 December

    Year 1 Learning About Sikhism

    St Barnabas Church of England Primary Academy, Knowlesly Road, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 2JA. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 1 pupils at St Barnabas CE Academy enjoyed a visit by a member of the Sikh community, and learnt about all about Sikhism and the Gurdwara.…

    Classroom activity about Judaism with visiting speaker

    Our Lady and St Joseph Catholic Primary School, Wades Place, Poplar, London, E14 0DE. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 5 special Inter Faith Week special session on Judaism with visit from Mr Silver…

  • Friday 24 December

    Designing Temples

    St Joseph's RC High School, Pencarn Way, Tredegar Park, Newport, NP10 8XH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 8 pupils used their RE lessons to design temples for the different religions, based around differences in food, clothes, music, etc.…

  • Wednesday 29 December

    Inter Faith Discussions

    Thomas Deacon Academy, Queen's Gardens, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 2UW. 0.00 – 0.00
    Students at Thomas Deacon Academy had in-class discussions about their own faith and cultural traditions, with Year 7 and 8 making an Inter Faith Display.…

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