Activities calendar

Activity information for Inter Faith Week 2018 is being added on a rolling basis. Check back regularly to see the most recent additions!

  • Saturday 3 November

    Multi Faith Walk

    Gurudwara Guru Nanak Prakash, Harnall Lane, Coventry, CV1 4FB. 9.45 – 12.30
    A multi faith walk beginning at the Coventry Cathedral, visiting the Spiritualist Church, Eagle Street Masjid and finishing at Gurdwara Guru Nanak Prakash Harnall lane coventry CV1 4FB. There will be a short presentation at each place of worship linked…

  • Sunday 11 November

    Headworth Lane Primary Learn About Sikhism

    Hedworth Ln, Boldon Colliery NE35 9JB
    As part of Interfaith Week, Cloud Singh from the North East Sikh Service came to deliver a whole school assembly. He taught us about the origin of the Sikh faith and about their core values.…

    Judaism Workshop - St. James‘ C.E. Primary School

    Audlem St. James‘ C.E. Primary School, Heathfield Road, Audlem, Cheshire, CW3 0HH. 0.00 – Sunday 18 November 0.00
    As a part of our Inter Faith and Anti-bullying Week, Ann Angel visited our school to promote understanding and respect. The children in Sapphire Class, Pearl Class and Amber Class would like to thank Ann for an exciting introduction to…

  • Monday 12 November

    School assemblies and possible faith walk

    Winchmore School, Laburnum Grove, Winchmore Hill, London N21 3Hs
    School assemblies for every year with individual testimonies.…

    Inter Faith Week Trail

    St Paul’s CE Primary School, Wiclif Way, Stockingford, Nuneaton, CV10 8NH
    This is an information trail which focuses on different religious traditions under categories such as symbols, sacred places, festivals, food, clothing and prayer. There is a reflective activity at each station and the whole trail ends with a symbolic gesture…

    Blue Coat Canteen Theme Days - Inter Faith Week

    Blue Coat Church of England School & Music College, Terry Road, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 2BA. 0.00 – Friday 16 November 0.00
    Blue Coat Canteen Theme Days running during Inter Faith Week from the 12th till the 16th of November. …

    Inter Faith Afternoon with Year 6 - Skirlaugh CE Primary School

    Skirlaugh CE Primary School, Dorset Avenue, Skirlaugh, HU11 5EB. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 6 children will be taking part in an Inter Faith afternoon where they will get to ask questions and learn about faiths such as Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Sikhism and Baha'i from faith leaders.

    Following this, their…

    Alpana Painting with Mrs Roy - Hale Primary School

    Hale Primary School, Hatchet Green, Hale, Hampshire, SP6 2NE
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, Hale Primary School enjoyed an Alpana Painting session with Mrs Roy. …

    Who, or what, do people follow? - Gorsey Bank Primary School

    Gorsey Bank Primary School, SK9 5NQ. 9.00 – Friday 16 November 15.15
    Throughout school, children will be exploring a number of different faiths/non-religious beliefs and learning about the shared values that exist between these. We will be making links with our work on the UNICEF Rights of a Child, Article 14: freedom…

  • Tuesday 13 November

    SIFW Sharing Knowledge of World Religions

    St David’s R C Primary, Kippielaw, Lauder Road, Dalkeith, EH22 2PU
    To mark Inter Faith Week, St David’s R C Primary School invited visitors of different faiths to share their knowledge with their pupils. …

    Learning about Sikhism & Langar Meal - St. Bart’s Academy

    St Bartholomew’s Church of England Academy, Bredon Avenue, Coventry, CV3 2LP. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week, we have an Inter Faith Day where our Year 1 pupils will be learning about Sikhism and will get to taste a delicious Langar meal.

    Inter Faith Carousel

    Madani Schools, 77 Evington Valley Road, Leicester LE5 5LL. 8.30 – 11.30
    Students of Madani Schools, along with pupils from two other local primary schools, get the chance to quiz a group of people from local faith communities.…

    Making Purim Hamantaschen for Inter Faith Day - St. Bart’s Academy

    St Bartholomew’s Church of England Academy, Bredon Avenue, Coventry, CV3 2LP. 10.00 – 12.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week, the making of Purim Hamantaschen on Tuesday at St. Bart's Academy / Primary School. …

  • Thursday 15 November

    Reordering and Reselling the Story of Abraham & Sarah - St Joseph and St Bede Roman Catholic Primary School

    Danesmoor Drive, Bury, Lancashire, BL9 6ER. 0.00 – 0.00
    At St Joseph and St Bede RC Primary School, we will be celebrating Inter Faith Week by reordering and reselling the story of Abraham and Sarah. …

    Visiting A Hindu Temple - St Peter’s Catholic Primary School

    The School House, Church Road, Noak Hill, RM4 1LD. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, Year 6 pupils at St. Peter's Catholic Primary School visited the Hindu temple in Noak Hill. It was an engaging morning in learning about the Hindu faith. …

    Inter Faith Evening at Our Lady & St Joseph Catholic Primary School

    Our Lady & St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Wade’s Place, Poplar, London, E14 0DE
    Our Inter Faith Evening talk at Our Lady & St Joseph Catholic Primary School addressed the strengths of our similarities and differences.

    Learning Meditation Techniques - Pleasant Street Primary School

    Pleasant Street Primary School, Pleasant Street, Liverpool, L3 5TS
    As part of National Inter Faith Week 2018, Mr O'Connell demonstrated some meditation techniques to Year 5 pupils at Pleasant Street Primary School.

    Diversity, Unity & Understanding Cards - Bosworth Academy

    Bosworth Academy, Leicester Lane, Desford, Leicester, LE9 9JL
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, students from Bosworth Academy engaged in a fun activity of writing messages on the importance of diversity, unity and understanding on Inter Faith Week cards. Each tutor group has then written a…

    Learning about Diwali - St. Anne’s RC Primary School Sunderland

    St Anne’s RC Primary School, Hylton Road, Pennywell, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR4 9AA
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, St. Anne's RC Primary School in Sunderland have been learning about Diwali. They engaged in arts and drawing activities, including drawing on concrete using coloured crayons and using computers to make designs.…

    Exploring Inter Faith Week 2018 - Stowting Primary School

    Stowting Church of England Primary School, Stowting Hill, Ashford, Kent, TN25 6BE
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, Stowting Primary School received some special visitors who challenged Year 5 and 6 pupils in a 'Question Time' event.

    Celebrating Diversity & Learning Inter Faith Week - St David’s Church in Wales Primary School

    St David's Church in Wales Primary, Colwinston, Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan, CF71 7NL
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, pupils at St. David's Church in Wales Primary School have been celebrating diversity and learning about Inter Faith Week. …

    Passport to Faiths and Food Share

    Emmanuel Church Centre, Vicarage Street, Deane, BL3 5LE. 9.45 – 14.30
    A unique opportunity to learn about eight different world faiths along with singing, poetry, sharing food, chatting with elders, having fun and making new friends. Many pupils from diverse primary and secondary schools will participate. The eight faith tables —…

  • Friday 16 November

    Exploring Hinduism - Trinity School Buckshaw Village

    Trinity C of E Methodist Primary School, Unity Place, Buckshaw Village, Chorley, PR7 7HZ. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 6 pupils at Trinity Buckshaw School will get to make Rangolis, try out traditional dances, and get to ask lots of questions during a Hinduism presentation and henna workshop.…

    Teaching Islam - Pleasant Street Primary School

    Pleasant Street Primary School, Pleasant Street, Liverpool, L3 5TS. 0.00 – 0.00
    A class about Islam with a guest speaker as part of Inter Faith Week.…

    Jewish Celebration of Hannukah - St Anne’s RC Primary School

    St. Anne's R.C. Primary & Nursery School, Clarendon Road, Audenshaw, Manchester, M34 5QA. 0.00 – 0.00
    For Inter Faith Week, we are exploring the Jewish celebration of Hannukah. We will learn the story behind it, make and taste their traditional snack of Potato Latkes, play dreidel, decorate our own Hannukah candles, and make playdough Menorahs!

    Inter Faith Day with Year 2 at Badger Hill Primary School

    Badger Hill Primary Academy, Crossways, Badger Hill, York, YO10 5JF. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 2 pupils will be celebrating Inter Faith Day as part of national Inter Faith Week at the Badger Hill Primary School in York. …

    Learning about Buddhism - Elliston Primary Academy

    Elliston Primary Academy, Elliston Street, Cleethorpes, NE Lincs, DN35 7HT
    Special visitors arrived at Elliston Primary Academy to teach school pupils about Buddhism. A chance for them to learn about Buddhism and share their thoughts. …

    Creating Butterflies - St Joseph & St Bede RC Primary School

    Danesmoor Drive, Bury, Lancashire, BL9 6ER
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2018, Class 10 have created butterflies in memorial for all the children who lost their lives at Terezin. …

    Exploring Judaism - Rowan Prep School

    Kingston Liberal Synagogue, Rushett Road, Long Ditton, Surrey KT7 OUX
    Year 3 pupils at Rowan Prep School visited Kingston Liberal Synagogue to enrich their learning about the Jewish faith. They discovered how Jews worship & the festivals they celebrate. The girls enjoyed seeing the Torah scrolls, were fascinated by the…

    Exploring Symbols of Different Faiths - Gorsey Bank Primary School

    Gorsey Bank Primary School, Altrincham Road, Wilmslow, SK9 5NQ
    As part of Inter Faith Week , Gorsey Primary School pupils have been exploring and drawing different symbols that represent various faiths.

  • Saturday 17 November

    Importance of Diversity, Unity and Understanding during Inter Faith Week

    The Winstanley School, Kingsway North, Braunstone Town, Leicestershire, LE3 3BD. 0.00 – 0.00
    At The Winstanley School, students have been thinking about the Importance of Diversity, Unity and Understanding during Inter Faith Week, each tutor group has written a tweet with a meaningful Inter Faith Week message on it. These were shared on…

    OneWorld Festival Song

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 2PH. 12.00 – Sunday 18 November 16.00
    A special free weekend of faith, folk and song celebrating the communities of Oxford. Come and join us for a dazzling weekend of activities, music, storytelling, talks and craft for all ages.


    Westminster Inter Faith Rides

    Buddhist Society in Eccleston Square (SW1V 1PH). 14.00 – 15.30
    Once again, Westminster Faith Exchange is holding two family-friendly bike rides this year on Saturday 17 November and Sunday 18 November during Inter Faith Week. The rides will pass some of Westminster's most fascinating places of worship and participants will…

  • Sunday 18 November

    OneWorld Festival Song - 2nd Event

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 2PH. 12.00 – 16.00
    A special free weekend of faith, folk and song celebrating the communities of Oxford. Come and join us for a dazzling weekend of activities, music, storytelling, talks and craft for all ages.

    All One World activities are…

    Open House for Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day

    Jewish Museum, 129-131 Albert Street NW1 7NB. 13.00 – 16.00
    Please join us for our Open House Afternoon for Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day. Participate in bread baking for charity, join drop-in arts and crafts, and explore our latest exhibitions. This Open House event is free for all to…

    Westminster Inter Faith Bike Ride

    Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Divine Wisdom (Hagia Sophia) in Bayswater (W2 4LQ).. 14.00 – 15.30
    Once again, Westminster Faith Exchange is holding two family-friendly bike rides this year on Saturday 17 November and Sunday 18 November during Inter Faith Week. The rides will pass some of Westminster's most fascinating places of worship and participants will…

  • Monday 19 November

    Inter Faith Exhibition - Breamore School

    Breamore Primary School, Salisbury Road, Breamore, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 2E. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, an Inter Faith Exhibition event by the Breamore School, for pupils to show their parents their work and activities from last week. …

    Learning about Buddhism - Murdishaw West Primary School

    Murdishaw West Community Primary School, Barnfield Avenue, Murdishaw, Runcorn, WA7 6EP. 0.00 – 0.00
    A pupil from Year 4 taught fellow pupils about Buddhism for Inter Faith Week 2018.…

  • Tuesday 20 November

    Tansley Primary School - Multifaith Presentation

    Tansley Primary School, Gold Hill, Tansley, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5FG. 14.30 – 17.00
    Come along and see our Multifaith Presentation. The display will provide information about different faiths. We look forward to seeing you there.…

  • Wednesday 21 November

    Learning Indian Folk Dance - Hale Primary School

    Hale Primary School, Hatchet Green, Hale, Hampshire, SP6 2NE
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, pupils at Hale Primary School enjoyed learning a traditional Indian folk dance during Inter Faith Week.

  • Thursday 22 November

    Planting Seeds & Drawing - Murdishaw West Primary School

    Murdishaw West Community Primary School, Barnfield Avenue, Murdishaw, Runcorn, WA7 6EP. 0.00 – 0.00
    A class on planting seeds and drawing lovely pictures as part of national Inter Faith Week 2018. We will be having a special visitor from the OBAcademy.

    Making a Batik Cushion - Christchurch COFE Primary School

    Christ Church CE (controlled) Primary School, Cornwall Road (previously Brookhill Road), Bootle, L20 3JL. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 6 pupils at Christchurch CofE Primary School will be making a "blinged up" batik cushion as part of Inter Faith Week 2018. …

    Learning about Islam - Murdishaw West Primary School

    Murdishaw West Community Primary School, Barnfield Avenue, Murdishaw, Runcorn, WA7 6EP. 0.00 – 0.00
    To mark national Inter Faith Week 2018, Year 5 pupils at Murdishaw West Primary School will be learning about Islam. …

  • Friday 23 November

    Discussion Forum With Year 6 - Overleigh St. Mary’s School

    Overleigh St. Mary's CofE Primary School, Old Wrexham Road, Handbridge, Chester, CH4 7HS
    During Inter Faith Week, we have been considering 'How To Be A Truly 'United Kingdom''. A special thanks to Queen's Park High for running our discussion forum with Year 6 and well done to all who took part in today's…

    Learning Different Creation Stories - Great Marsden St John’s Primary School

    Great Marsden St John’s Church of England Primary Academy, Trent Road, Nelson, BB9 oNX
    Continuing on from national Inter Faith Week 2018, Year 1 pupils at Great Marsden St John's Primary School have been learning about different creation stories. …

    Creation Stories from 3 Different Religious Perspectives - Great Marsden St. John’s School

    Great Marsden St Johns C of E Primary School, 57 Trent Road, Nelson, BB9 0NX
    During national Inter Faith Week 2018, Year 2 pupils at Great Marsden St. John's School looked at the creation story from 3 different religious perspectives.…

  • Tuesday 27 November

    Inter Faith Projects - Warberry Academy

    Warberry Church of England Academy, Cedars Road, Torquay, TQ1 1SB
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, pupils from Warberry Academy were busy preparing their inter faith projects by researching online and working in teams.
    They wrote on cards and used Apple laptops to prepare their work.…

  • Wednesday 28 November

    Buddhist Speakers at Ellacombe Academy ‏ 

    Ellacombe Church Road, Ellacombe, Torquay, Devon, United Kingdom, TQ1 1TG
    Earlier this week, Year 5 pupils from Ellacombe Academy welcomed in some Buddhist speakers to teach us all about their religion to support us with our learning during national Inter Faith Week 2018.

  • Monday 3 December

    Eden Girls’ School Pupils Learn About Hate Crime and Anti-Semitism

    Blackhorse Lane, Walthamstow, London E17 5QJ
    Ahead of Inter Faith Week (11-18 November) pupils at Eden Girls’ School, Slough, have been learning about tackling anti-Semitism and hate crime.

    A workshop was delivered to pupils in Year 9 about Antisemitism in light of last…

    ‘A United Kingdom’ At Competition Overleigh

    Overleigh St. Mary's CofE Primary School, Old Wrexham Road, Handbridge, Chester, CH4 7HS
    KS1 and KS2 pupils entered an art competition called 'A United Kingdom' as part of Inter Faith Week. The finished pieces were then displayed in the school.…

  • Tuesday 4 December

    Super Learning Day - TEMAcademy

    The East Manchester Academy, 60 Grey Mare Lane, Beswick, East Manchester, M11 3DS
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2018, pupils from The East Manchester Academy along with their teachers, decorated their form doors to celebrate the goodness in the world. …

  • Wednesday 5 December

    Visitor - Warberry Academy

    Warberry Church of England Academy, Cedars Road, Torquay, TQ1 1SB
    Warberry Academy had a visitor attend to teach them about Hinduism.…

    Creating Mandalas - Warberry Academy

    Warberry Church of England Academy, Cedars Road, Torquay, TQ1 1SB
    Warberry Academy Students drew mandalas as part of Inter Faith Week.…

    Interviewing a Christian Panel - Warberry Academy

    Warberry Church of England Academy, Cedars Road, Torquay, TQ1 1SB
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2018, pupils at Warberry Academy had the opportunity to interview a Christian panel and ask them some interesting questions.

  • Thursday 6 December

    Judaism Symbols and Messages - Ellacombe Academy

    Ellacombe Academy, Ellacombe Church Road, Ellacombe Torquay, Devon, United Kingdom, TQ1 1TG
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2018, pupils from Ellacombe Academy enjoyed learning about Judaism through drawing symbols and crafting shapes and messages. …

  • Monday 10 December

    Jewish Festival of Light - Thatto Heath Primary School

    Thatto Heath Primary School, Hobart Street, Thatto Heath, St. Helens, Merseyside, WA9 5QX
    Thatto Heath Primary School celebrated Inter Faith Week by learning about the many different religions. This included a workshop on learning about the Jewish festival of light, which was attended by Year 1 pupils. …

    Learning Judaism - Thatto Heath Primary School

    Thatto Heath Primary School, Hobart Street, Thatto Heath, St. Helens, Merseyside, WA9 5QX
    Mr. Eric Cohen visited Thatto Heath Primary School in Merseyside to teach pupils about Judaism as part of Inter Faith Week 2018. …

  • Tuesday 11 December

    Visiting The Ilford United Synagogue - St Peter’s Catholic Primary School

    The Ilford United Synagogue, 22 Beehive Lane, Ilford, Essex, IG1 3RT
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2018, Year 5 pupils at St Peter's Catholic Primary School visited The Ilford United Synagogue to learn more about Judaism. …

    Visit from Salvation Army - Thatto Heath Primary School

    Thatto Heath Primary School, Hobart Street, Thatto Heath, St.Helens, Merseyside, WA9 5QX
    As part of Inter Faith Week, Thatto Heath Primary School were visited by the Salvation Army who spoke at their assembly and explained what their charity is all about. …

  • Wednesday 12 December

    Examining Buddhist Artifacts - Thatto Heath Community Primary School

    Thatto Heath Community Primary School, Hobart Street, Thatto Heath, St. Helens, Merseyside, WA9 5QX
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2018, Year 4 pupils at Thatto Heath Community Primary School examined Buddhist religious artifacts that were kindly brought in by a Buddhist monk. …

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