Activities calendar (In-person activities)

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2023. Some activities this year will take place virtually, and an icon identifies these on the list below. You can also filter online/ in-person activities using the controls above.

  • Wednesday 25 October

    Scriptural Reasoning:  Conflict, Justice and Peace in Ireland

    An Cuan, 44 Shore Road, Rostrevor, Newry BT34 3ET. 18.00 – 19.30
    Following the anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement and continuing political stalemate in Northern Ireland/North of Ireland, three Irish peace charities partner with the Scriptural Reasoning charity to study sacred Jewish, Christian and Islamic texts and oral traditions around dialogue…

  • Saturday 11 November

    ‘Tree Loving Care’

    Clifton Bridge area of York. Details from Penny 10.30 – 12.30
    York Interfaith members & friends will be weeding, planting and clearing the York Interfaith plots.…

    Peace and Unity

    St Francis Chaplaincy, University of Birmingham B15 2TT. 15.30 – 17.30
    An event with readings and reflections around the theme of 'Peace and Unity'. We encourage and welcome everyone to participate. Any musical instrument or readings from your faith that will make the space joyous and uplifting are welcome and much…

  • Monday 13 November

    Decorate a Hospice

    St Augustine's Gardens, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 8NS
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week 2023, our Spiritual Care team are looking to create a Tree of Love in the reception area of each hospice and they would love you to get involved and share what spirituality means to you.…

    ‘Lovember’ litter pick

    183 Woodhouse Lane, Woodhouse, Leeds. 13.00 – 14.00
    Wrap up warm and join students and staff for a short volunteering session where we will collect litter to keep our environment looking its best. Join on your own, and be introduced to others, or bring friends with you. Special…

    How to Keep Talking

    Woolf Institute, Madingley Road, Cambridge. 17.30 – 19.00
    With tragic events continuing to unfold in Israel and Palestine, our newspapers and social media feeds are full of content that can pull us apart and even turn us against one another. Join us for a panel discussion bringing together…

  • Tuesday 14 November

    GoDharmic Food distribution

    Just outside Zimbabwe Embassy, Zimbabwe House, Agar St, London WC2N 4HN. 17.30 – 19.00
    To support inter faith outreach during the week of Diwali and Inter Faith Week, Faith for the Climate is pleased to join and support GoDharmic's food distribution in London. This event is one of GoDharmic's regular distributions, which are becoming…

    Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum: Hard to Swallow? Tackling ongoing food insecurity in Tower Hamlets

    Tramshed Community Hub, Digby Street, London, England, E2 0LS. 18.00 – 20.00
    Are you or those you support struggling with the cost of living crisis? As this crisis continues into another long winter, join us to hear about the support on offer, and to find out how groups in the borough are…

    Praying for Peace

    Tooting Broadway Station Tooting High Street, London SW17 0SU. 18.00 – 19.00
    The communities of Tooting will be praying for peace on Tuesday 14 November outside Tooting Broadway Station.…

    Panel discussion on cost of living

    Tramshed Community Hub, Digby St, Bethnal Green, E2 0LS. 18.00 – 20.00
    Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum is hosting a 'Hard to Swallow' session which looks at the cost of living crisis and food security in Tower Hamlets. It includes food, panel discussion, stalls and speakers including Joanna Reid (CEO of Bow…

  • Wednesday 15 November

    The Refugee Experience Evening

    Business School Atrium, Oxtalls Campus, Oxtalls Lane Gloucester, GL2 9HW . 17.30 – 20.00
    This event will be held at the University of Gloucershire's Oxtall's business centre atrium. There will be 4 interviews with people who have had to relocate, focusing on how their faith helped them to cope and how the faith community…

    ‘One Day’: A peace dialogue and meditation

    Friends Meeting House, Greengate, Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7EN. 18.30 – 20.00
    An inter faith discussion and sharing on the theme of peace. We will conclude with an open meditation and period of silence.…

    Mental wellbeing - Is there a role for our Faith communities?

    Barnet Council 2 Bristol Avenue London NW9 4EW. 18.30 – 20.30
    Barnet Multi Faith Forum invites people to join them for a panel discussion on mental wellbeing - Is there a role for our Faith communities to support and respond? There will be opportunities to participate in the discussion and explore…

    Food Poverty Panel

    Down Town, Market Square (above New Look), Burnley Town Centre, BB11 1QJ. 19.00 – 21.00
    We will discuss poverty and how faith groups are helping to tackle this locally. The discussion will also allow for a deeper exploration of how poverty and justice / injustice issues are viewed in different faith traditions.…

  • Thursday 16 November

    What are your attitudes to water?

    Cambridge Central Mosque, Mill Road, Cambridge, CB1 3DF. 18.00 – 19.30
    Join curious researchers to share your understanding of water use and what water means in faith communities. This 90-minute workshop is part of a project funded by Ofwat in partnership with Cambridge Water, Cambridge Central Mosque, the Cambridge Interfaith Programme,…

    Ashford Interfaith Gathering for Peace

    The Tank, St George's Square, Park Mall, Ashford. 19.00 – 20.30
    We will hear short reflections on the theme of Peace from people of all faiths and none. There will also be music. We will then walk together to the Picturehouse Cinema Cafe, Elwick Place, to enjoy coffee, cake and conversation.…

    Scriptural Reasoning: Home

    Morden Salvation Army, 21 Crown Lane, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5BY. 19.00 – 21.00
    Home is a fundamental concept that transcends borders and cultures. It's a place of safety, belonging, and community.

    In the United Kingdom, housing justice is a pressing concern. Skyrocketing housing prices, a shortage of affordable housing, and…

  • Friday 17 November

    South Hampstead High School Inter Faith Week Activity

    South Hampstead High School, 3 Maresfield Gardens, London, NW3 5SS. 9.00 – 13.00
    South Hampstead High School will be celebrating Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week together by hosting Laura Marks and Rachel Riley to run a volunteering session to sort donations.…

    Harrow Interfaith serving at London’s Community Kitchen

    London's Community Kitchen, The Bridge, Christchurch Ave, Harrow HA3 5BD. 12.30 – 16.00
    Harrow Interfaith serving at London's Community Kitchen
    Please bring donations.…

  • Saturday 18 November

    Empowering Youth Voices

    Global Cooperation House, 65-69 Pound Lane, London, NW10 2HH. 16.00 – 18.00
    We will hold discussions on inspiring leadership, refugee voices, the effects of social media and eco matters. This event is for young people of all faiths and none. The discussion will be followed by a light supper. …

    Ahmadiyya Muslim Association Leicester Peace Conference 2023.  Theme: ’ Foundations of True Peace’

    Baitul Ikram Mosque, 95 Avenue Road Extension, Clarendon, Leicester LE2 3EQ. 17.30 – 19.30
    Annual Peace Conference of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Association Leicester 2023. Dignitaries and various guest speakers and a speaker from our community. Event ends with dinner. Theme for this year is: 'Foundations of True Peace'.…

  • Sunday 19 November

    Mitzvah Celebration at the Mosaic Synagogue

    Mosaic Synagogue, 1a, Halsbury Close, Stanmore, HA7 3DY. 10.00 – 12.00
    Mitzvah Celebration at Mosaic Synagogue; litter clearing on Stanmore Common followed by a reception at the Mosaic Synagogue…

    Inter Faith Week Service

    Guildford United Reformed Church, 83 Portsmouth Road, Guildford GU2 4BS. 14.30 – 18.00
    Annual Multifaith Service with members of the Hindu, Jewish, Buddhist, Christian, Muslim, Sikh and Bahá'í communities contributing scriptural readings, music, and devotional dance. The event will be followed by shared refreshment.

    The Mayors of Guildford, Waverley &…

  • Tuesday 21 November

    Inter Faith Tea Party

    Town Hall, Rotherham, S60 2TH. 16.00 – 18.00
    The event will start at 4.30pm with a welcome by the Mayor. The event will focus on bringing a more peaceful atmosphere to our town.…

  • Thursday 23 November


    Holy Angels Church Hall, Wicker Lane, Hale Barns WA15 0HF.. 19.30 – 21.00
    A lecture in memory of AIG founder Alf Keeling: "Who is my neighbour?" by Kevin Jaquiss, Methodist Church local preacher. It is about families arriving at Ashley Hotel in Hale in search of asylum, and what the local community are…

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