Activities calendar

Inter Faith Week 2017 has now drawn to a close. Activities are still being added for reporting purposes.

  • Tuesday 7 November

    Inter Faith Group for NW Essex

    Parish Hall, 2 Castle Street, Saffron Walden, Essex. CB10 1BP.. 18.30 – 20.00
    Our monthly meetings, are on the first Tuesday. The November 7th, talk/discussion, is...
    'What is... Dominican' by Jill Gunsell (Lay Dominican, Blackfriars, Cambridge. CB3 0DD)

    We will, discuss recent and forthcoming events/issues.
    This community…

  • Thursday 9 November

    Devotional Programme ‘Celebrating Interfaith - The Golden Rule’

    QE Hospital, Faith & Community Centre, Mindelsohn Way, B15 2TH. 13.00 – 13.30
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, this devotional programme is being held on the theme 'Celebrating Interfaith - The Golden Rule'. This event forms part of the weekly 'Tranquility Zone' series, a programme of readings, prayers, music and meditation. People…

  • Saturday 11 November

    1 City, 1 Celebration

    Curve, Rutland Street, Leicester LE1 1SB. 12.00 – 17.00
    Different communities, running a stand or stall where they showcase their heritage, culture and achievements via their history, traditions and free giveaway samples of food associated with their community. Complete with opportunities to showcase national costume, dance and music along…

    Celebrating Oneness

    Centre for Oneness, 2A Prebend Street, Leicester LE2 0LA. 18.00 – 21.00
    A special event to mark the start of Inter Faith Week 2017, including an exhibition on Oneness and a range of presentations in the form of dance, music and poetry from various faith communities, groups and organisations in Leicester.…

  • Sunday 12 November

    Touchstone Celebrates Inter Faith Week

    Touchstone, 32 Merton Road, Bradford, BD7 1RE
    The Touchstone inter faith project, Bradford, is celebrating Inter Faith Week with a variety of events and activities, including food and film. …

    Activity of social integration with young people

    Noor House, Newton st, Craven Arms, Shropshire, SY7 9PQ. 11.00 – Sunday 19 November 18.00
    We are yet to finalise the activity but will range from cooking to football and a deep learning of other faiths.…

    Inter Faith Remembrance Service

    Harmony House, 122 Ross Walk, Leicester LE4 5HH. 18.00 – 21.00
    Special event marking Remembrance Sunday in an intercultural fashion. Prayers, readings and wreath-laying by representatives of Leicester's various faith and cultural communities.…

  • Monday 13 November

    Interfaith treasure trail

    Finham Park School Coventry CV36EA. 9.00 – Thursday 16 November 15.00
    Treasure trail- interesting facts about religion hidden around school. Students collecting a quiz sheet at break/ lunch and going round collecting the answers. Plus a whole school tutor group quiz and interfaith cuisine in the canteen.…

    Celebrating Faith & Belief

    The Exchange, University Campus, Treliever Road, Penryn, Cornwall TR10 9FE
    The Multifaith Chaplaincy at Falmouth University and the University of Exeter will be marking Interfaith Week with an interactive photograph exhibition where our students and staff can come and have an instant photograph taken and join the conversation by sharing…

    Bedford Council of Faiths Re-launch

    St Paul's Church, St Paul's Square, Bedford, MK40 1SQ. 12.45 – 13.45
    You are warmly invited, at the start of national Inter Faith Week, to celebrate with the Bedford Council of Faiths as it launches publicly its news logo, new board of trustees and its forthcoming programme of events and activities. Join…

    Faith, Food and Friendship

    Blackburn Cathedral, Blackburn BB1 5AA. 18.30 – 20.30
    There will be presentations from representatives of Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Hindu and Sikh religions who will all speak about an item of food and why it is special to their faith. The food will then be shared with everyone. …

    Interfaith Week: Breaking Down Stereotypes; Youth Perspectives

    24 GREENCOAT PLACE, LONDON SW1P 1RD. 19.00 – 21.00
    You are warmly invited to a Stories of Trust event to celebrate Inter Faith Week.

    We will hear stories from young faith leaders sharing how faith responds in global crises and how it can strengthen communities. On…

  • Tuesday 14 November

    Lower Fields Primary School Inter Faith Week Celebration

    Lower Fields Primary School, 20 Fenby Ave, Bradford, BD4 8QX
    To mark Inter Faith Week, pupils from Lower Fields Primary School will be learning the 'Hindu Dance of Light'…

    Multi-faith lunch at The Curve Hospital

    The Curve Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation, Bury New Road, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 3BL
    multi-faith lunch at The Curve Hospital in Prestwich, promoting peace with Muslim and Christian chaplains…

  • Wednesday 15 November

    Unity in the Community

    Memory Lane, Banquet Hall, Gilnow Lane, Bolton, BL3 5EL. 10.30 – 17.00
    A wonderful event led by our colleagues at the Asian Elders Resource Centre and supported by many community groups. The event includes elders from diverse communities celebrating Eid, Diwali and Advent together. Almost 100 primary school children will be attending,…

    Festival of Light

    Chaplaincy, University of Portsmouth, Nuffield Centre, St Michael's Road, Portsmouth, PO1 2ED. 12.00 – 17.00
    At the University of Portsmouth, the Chaplaincy works with the Students' Union to put together an afternoon that brings together the various student faith societies, and gives staff and students the opportunity to meet people from different faiths and cultures…

    Interfaith Cafe’ - Unitarian Event

    Unitarian Chapel, St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NQ. 13.30 – 15.30
    York Unitarians warmly invite people of all faiths to come and have a drink and cake. All are welcome to bring cakes from their own culture/tradition. There will be activities for children in the café. Ideas will also be sought…

  • Thursday 16 November


    to be confirmed, Wolverhampton. 10.00 – 11.15
    A celebration of diversity and a call to hope from three faith schools in Wolverhampton. Open to all this gathering will be led by children from St Paul's Church of England Primary, The Islamic Preparatory School and Nishkam Primary School…

    Passport to Faiths & Food Share

    Emmanuel Church, 1 Vicarage St, Bolton, BL3 5LE. 10.00 – 14.30
    A unique opportunity to learn about eight different world faiths along with singing, poetry, sharing a variety of food, chatting with elders, having fun and making new friends. Many pupils from diverse primary and secondary schools will participate. Eight faith…

    ‘Love Your Neighbour’

    Teesside University, Middlesbrough, Tees Valley, TS1 3BX. 12.30 – 15.30
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, Teesside University together with Middlesbrough Council are organizing an event on the theme of 'love your neighbor'. People of all faiths and none are welcome to attend. Refreshments will be provided. …

    UK Interfaith Summit 2017

    Studio Spaces, 110 Pennington Street, Wapping, London, E1W 2BB. 15.30 – 21.30
    An interactive, peer-led space for people of all faiths and beliefs to: connect, explore, and act, together. Coinciding with national Inter Faith Week, the summit is a unique event bringing together young people from diverse communities to connect with other,…

    Annual Event Celebration - “Building Good Relations”

    Holy Trinity Primary School, Saville Park Road, Halifax HX1 2ES. 18.00 – 20.00
    Calderdale Interfaith Council is holding its annual event. Theme for this year is 'Building Good Relations'. The evening will begin with a buffet at 6.00pm. From 6.30pm the event will consist of a full mixed programme including musical items, links…

    Interfaith Variety of Performance

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 4-8 Hampton Lane, Solihull, B91 2PR. 18.30 – 20.30
    Solihull Faiths Forum are holding a celebration of inter faith relations in Solihull in music, spoken word and dance. …

    Interfaith Celebration

    Peterborough Cathedral, Minster Precincts, Peterborough, PE1 1XS. 18.30 – 19.30
    Peterborough Cathedral in collaboration with Peterborough Interfaith Council are organising an interfaith celebration to mark Inter Faith Week 2017. Faith groups and schools will come together in a celebration of their diversity. …

    Different: But getting along - Inter Faith Week 2017 - Hertfordshire Events and Activities

    Council Chambers, Daneshill House, Danestrete, Stevenage, SG1 1HN. 19.00 – 0.00
    Different: But getting along - a Stevenage Inter Faith offering …

    Shared Supper

    Focolare Centre for Unity, 69 Parkway, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6JG. 19.00 – 21.30
    National Inter Faith Week Shared Supper - Bring a dish to share and taste what others have brought.
    Enjoy entertainment and good company!

    40th Anniversary of Emmanuel House

    St Barnabas Cathedral Nottingham, North Circus Street, Nottingham, NG1 5AE. 19.00 – 21.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Emmanuel House is holding an event to commemorate its 40th anniversary with light refreshments.…

    In The Presence of Angels - A vigil for Peace and reconciliation between faiths

    St James Church , High Street , Avebury SN8 1RF. 19.30 – 21.00
    Join us at St James Church Avebury An evening of Music, silence, prayer, readings, refreshments and celebration to mark what we hold in common and pray for peace between faiths . Enhanced by Giant representations of the four Archangels the…

  • Friday 17 November


    LODDON PRIMARY SCHOOL. Silverdale Road, Earley, Reading. RG6 7LR. 15.30 – 17.00
    An after school event for children, parents, grandparents and carers of Loddon Primary School, to join in the celebrations in marking the Inter Faith Week.
    The event will have food tasting, various activities and resources from different cultures…

  • Saturday 18 November


    Pleckgate High School, Pleckgate Road, Blackburn, BB1 8QA. 10.00 – 15.00
    A one day celebration during National Inter Faith Week which will bring people together people of many faiths. We plan to showcase exhibitions from the different faiths. We will have short presentations delivered by children, highlighting their understanding of the…

    ‘One World Festival’ at the Ashmolean

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH. 11.00 – 16.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week the Ashmolean Museum is organising a 'One World Festival'. There will be talks, Indian classical and folk dance and singing, henna artistry and a Rangoli workshop. There will also be a trail through Gallery 32…

    Cornwall Diversity Food Festival

    All Saints Highertown Church Hall, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3LD. 12.00 – 16.30
    Cornwall Faith Forum is organising the 'Cornwall Diversity Food Festival' to mark Inter Faith Week. The event is open to all age groups, and will encourage participants to enjoy food and to swap recipes. The event is also an opportunity…

    Points of Light - An Inward Turn

    Global Co-operation House, 65-70 Pound Lane London NW10 2HH. 14.00 – 17.00
    A meditative afternoon with a Panel Discussion from eminent persons of different faiths and backgrounds with the emphasis on each one's inner life and what has supported them. Stillness and moments of reflection entwine the afternoon plus music spots to…

    London Buddhist Vihara InterFaith Celebration

    London Buddhist Vihara, The Avenue, Chiswick, London W4 1UD. 16.00 – 20.00
    Perspectives & Reflections by peoples of different faiths exploring the theme of “Bringing Communities Together Through Interfaith Dialogue”
    Free event with refreshments
    Panel discussion with audience participation
    Collaboration between children of the local Christian &…

    Christian Muslim Storytelling

    St.Thomas Church, 103 Bedford Rd, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, SG6 4DU. 16.45 – 19.00
    Join us as part of Inter Faith Week for the first time in Letchworth Garden City, an afternoon of dramatic, inspiring performance of wise tales:
    *Flight to Abyssinia: How the Negus a Christian king, granted safe haven to the…

  • Sunday 19 November

    Light in Leeds

    Visitor Centre, Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Rd, Leeds, LS5 3EH. 12.00 – 16.00
    Kirkstall Abbey and Abbey House Museum, in partnership with Leeds Concord Interfaith Fellowship are organising a 'Light in Leeds' Inter Faith Week celebration on the themes of 'Peace' and 'Light'. There will be faith stalls, food and activities for a…

    Faith Fair

    Adeyfield Community Centre, The Queen's Square, Hemel Hempstead HP2 4EW
    There will be stalls from different faiths sharing information, the Deputy Mayor joining, as well as some cultural dances plus lots more!…

    Open House for Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day

    Jewish Museum London, 129-131 Albert Street, NW1 7NB. 13.00 – 16.00
    On Sunday 19th November from 1 – 4pm the Jewish Museum welcomes all visitors for a special Free Entry Open House afternoon as part of Inter Faith Week (12th – 19th Nov) and Mitzvah Day (19th Nov).

    Standing Together

    St Nicholas Community Centre, Bury Street, Guildford, GU2 4AW. 15.00 – 18.00
    Guildford & Godalming Interfaith Forum warmly invite you to their annual Inter Faith Week commemoration on the theme of 'Standing Together'. The event will be attended by the Mayor of Guildford, Councillor Nigel Manning and Mayoress, Councillor Marsha Moseley. Representatives…

    Inter Faith Week Celebration

    Notte St, Plymouth, PL1 2HG. 15.00 – 17.00
    Plymouth Council of Faiths are marking Inter Faith Week with a celebration of friendship. The event will include a celebration prayer and reflections from members of the council, which will be followed by a bring and share tea. …

  • Monday 20 November

    Festival of Peace

    Oddfellows Hall, Greengate Street, Stafford ST16 2HP. 18.30 – 20.45
    Working for Peace Through Community Action
    This will be an opportunity to meet and talk with members of local faith groups and to find out how they are involved in the community. A range of speakers will talk about…

  • Sunday 26 November

    Annual Interfaith Celebration

    Hove Methodist Church, Portland Road, Hove, BN3 5DR. 15.00 – 17.00
    This is an annual event in Hove taking place to mark national Inter Faith Week. It is hosted by various different faith communities. This year the celebration will take place at Hove Methodist Church on the theme of 'Listening'. Readings,…

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