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

    “Speaking About the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Without Fueling Hate”

    UCLAN Livesey House, 6 Heatley Street, Preston, PR1 2XR. 18.00 – 21.00
    This free community dialogue event brings together the Solutions Not Sides (SNS) team together with Ali Amla, founder of Christian Muslim Encounters, for an evening of discussion on how those of us in the international community can engage with and…

    Interfaith Symposium on ‘Countering Fear and the Rise of Discrimination, Hate Speech and Hate Crimes in the UK’

    146 Park Road, London, NW8 7RG

    The London Central Mosque in conjunction with KAICIID - Vienna held a joint Interfaith Symposium speakers including Rev. Bonnie Evans-Hills, Rev. Alexander Goldberg, The Archbishop Gregorios of Thyatrira and UK, Bhia Sahib Mohinder Singh, Dr Sayyed Ataollah Mohajerani,…

  • Saturday 11 November

    Inter Faith Week Launch

    2A Prebend Street, Leicester LE2 0LA. 17.00 – 20.00
    On Saturday 11th November 2017 Sant Nirankari Mission will be hosting a special event at its Centre for Oneness in Leicester to mark the start of the Inter Faith Week 2017. The evening will include an exhibition on Oneness and…

    The BIG Inter Faith Social

    Clifton Road Mosque, 17 Clifton Road, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, . 17.15 – 19.30
    Celebrate Inter Faith Week 2017 with Clifton Muslim Interfaith! Join us for the BIG Inter Faith Social at Clifton Road Mosque. The event will include a Quranic Recitation, a group quiz and team games, a cake decorating challenge, and a…

    Faith Friends Cooking Together

    Acregate lane Mission, 117 Acregate lane, Preston PR1 0QQ. 18.00 – 21.00
    Everyone comes to the event with some uncooked vegetarian item. We then decided what to cook and who with and cook the food on camp stoves. At the end we share the food together.…

  • Sunday 12 November

    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.…

    Interfaith Dailogue

    Makkah Mosque, 36 Thornville Road, Leeds, LS6 1JY. 14.00 – 16.00
    Interfaith dialogue to explore shared religious teachings, history and heritage. Remembering the ethnic and religious backgrounds of all those who participated in WW1. …

    Young, Free and Religious

    Wales Millenium Centre, Bute Pl, Cardiff Bay, CF10 5AL. 18.00 – 21.00
    Young, Free and Religious is a project which brings together young people of different faiths across Cardiff, exploring what it means to be a young person of faith in the city today. Inspired by Tiger Bay's multi-religious heritage, the youth-led…

    Invest in Peace - Manchester

    Manchester. 19.00 – 21.00
    St Gabriel's Church, Prestwich, and Stenecourt Synagogue invite you to hear the incredible stories of two bereaved parents who promote reconciliation as an alternative to revenge.

    In March 2002, Robi Damelin's son, David, was shot by…

  • Monday 13 November

    Faith, Forces & Food

    St Philip's Centre, 2A Stoughton Drive North, Leicester, LE5 5UB
    Throughout Inter Faith Week, thirty families from across many religious and belief communities in Leicestershire will be opening their doors to welcome members of the British Armed Forces into their homes. The project intends to support the UK military by…

    Jewish & Muslim Women of Faith Standing Together

    Middlesex, London
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Women's Association UK are holding an event on the theme of 'Jewish & Muslim Women Standing Together'. …

    Strengthening Faith Institutions

    2 Marsham St, Westminster, London, SW1P 4DF
    To begin Inter Faith Week, representatives from a variety of faith communities are meeting at the Department for Communities and Local Government to showcase the work they do in their communities and discuss the 'Strengthening Faith Institutions' programme. …

    Visit My Place of Worship

    Bradford Council, Diversity and Cohesion, Interfaith Education Centre. BD1 1NN
    Open Days for teachers and small groups of students to have an opportunity to learn about faiths and communities around them and how to use a place of worship in teaching RE and British Values. We have an open evening…

    Interfaith assemblies and ‘Panel of Faiths’ question time

    St Michaels CoE High School. B65 9AN. 9.00 – Friday 17 November 15.00
    All year groups will receive an assembly that will explain that although there are differences of faith, belief, doctrines and ideologies, those differences should be tolerated and celebrated.

    There will also be a lunchtime event held where…

    ‘Conversations, Colouring and Chocolate’

    Drill Hall Library, North Road, Chatham Maritime, Kent, ME4 4TB. 10.00 – 14.00
    To celebrate the diverse campus and country, GK Unions will be hosting an event named 'Conversations, Colouring and Chocolate', which you can meet the Campus Chaplain. There will be a lot of fun activities to find out about all the…

    The Diversity Game

    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Leck House, off Sandes Avenue, Kendal LA9 4LL. 10.30 – 15.00
    Drop-in session
    Play the Diversity Game over a mug of hot chocolate and find out more about the 'Spiritual Links' booklet published this year following a collaboration between South Lakeland Interfaith Forum and South Lakeland Mind. Freddie Buchanan (Peer…

    ‘Chat Up a Chaplain’

    City Students' Union, Northampton Square, London, EC1V 0HB. 11.00 – Friday 17 November 14.00
    As part of their programme of Inter Faith Week events, City University Students' Union are organising a 'Chat Up a Chaplain' event on each day of the Week. The event will be an opportunity to ask the university's chaplains questions…

    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…

    Open Discussion

    Al Mahdi Institute, 60 Weoley Park Road, Birmingham B29 6RB. 12.00 – 14.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, an event is being held in which prayers will be said and a discussion will be had with the director and students of the Al Mahdi institute. This will be followed by lunch. People…

    Meet and Eat

    Peterborough City Council, Town Hall, Bridge Street, Peterborough, PE1 1HF. 12.00 – 14.00
    The Mayor, Mayoress, Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayoress of Peterborough are hosting a 'Meet and Eat' event at the Town Hall for members of the public and local faith communities to celebrate Inter Faith Week. …

    Daily Events on Awarness

    Medway Council Building, Gun Wharf, Chatham, Kent. 12.30 – Friday 17 November 13.00
    Building good relationships and working partnerships between people of different faiths and beliefs in Medway.…

    Inter Faith Exhibition

    Blackburn Central High School, Haslingden Road, Blackburn BB2 3HJ. 13.00 – 0.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, an Inter Faith exhibition will be held at Blackburn Central High School. The exhibition will include artifacts, as well as discussion, and food will be served.…

    LSE Interfaith Meet N Greet

    Desert Room, Saw Swee Hock Building, London School of Economics, 1 Portugal Street, london WC2A 2AP. 14.00 – 15.00
    Interested in how 'Interfaith' works?
    Here's your chance to get to know the faith societies at LSE.

    Come along to our meet and greet session right at the beginning of Inter Faith Week! A great opportunity…

    Meet N’ Greet

    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, 1 Portugal St, London, WC2A 2AP. 14.00 – 15.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, LSE Faith Societies are organising a Meet and Greet event. Tea, Coffee, drinks and an assortment of great food will be provided.…

    The Living Library

    St Mary's University, Waldegrave Road, Strawberry Hill, Twickenham,TW1 4SX. 16.00 – 17.00
    As part of their programme of Inter Faith Week activities, St Mary's University Twickenham are organising a 'Living Library' event. The event will be held in the Library. …

    Inter Faith Week Meet & Greet

    Coffee Revolution, University of Sheffield Student Union, Brook Hill Road, Sheffield, S10 2TG. 17.00 – 19.00
    To start off Inter Faith Week, come along to this informal gathering on Monday 13th November. We will be meeting in Coffee Revolution where tea and coffee will be provided. Come on down from 5pm where different faith groups will…

    Mental Health and Faith

    Student Central, University of Bradford, Richmond Road, Bradford BD7 1DP. 17.00 – 19.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, the University of Bradford Chaplaincy are holding a Question Time/Debate event around the issues of Mental Health and Faith. People of all faiths and none are welcome!…

    Multi Faith Gathering

    Latymer Christian Centre, 116 Bramley Road, London, W10 6SU. 17.00 – 18.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, members of the local community are being invited to attend a multi faith gathering at Latymer Community Church, Kensington. …

    Speed Faithing

    University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT. 17.30 – 19.00
    As part of their programme of Inter Faith Week events, Leeds University Union are organising a 'Speed Faithing' event. Come along and hear senior members of student faith organisations discuss their views, before getting to know people from a range…

    Life style of Faith - an evening of interfaith encounter and sharing

    Waddington Street United Reformed Church, Durham, DH1 4BG. 18.00 – 20.30
    Speakers from different faith backgrounds will speak for a few minutes on what it means to them to live a life of faith. Each will be followed by a brief period for reflection. At the end, everyone present will have…

    Misconceptions of Faith

    Gilmour Room, Liverpool Guild of Students, 160 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool L3 5TR. 18.00 – 20.00
    Come along to discover the purpose of Inter Faith Week and hear a panel of Faith Society members give their perspective on any questions you may have regarding faith, spirituality and religion. This is an open session where you can…

    Mental Health and Faith

    Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, Surrey, TW20 0EX. 18.00 – 21.00
    As part of Inter Faith week on Campus, there will be a discussion where members of all faiths and backgrounds are welcome to discuss and hear about how people use faith to improve their mental wellbeing. This is a free…

    Interfaith LGBT Coffee Evening

    Marchmont Community Centre, 62 Marchmont Street, London, WC1N 1AB. 18.30 – 20.00
    Join the LGBT Consortium for an interfaith coffee evening for LGBT people of faith and friends. …

    Quiz night - A Question of Unity

    Karibu Education Centre, 7 Gresham Road, SW9 7PH. 19.00 – 20.30
    The quiz will focus on what makes Lambeth a great place to live and work - a lovely way to find out more about our community. No previous knowledge required; we promise the questions will be easy!

    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…

    An evening of Storytelling

    St Margarets, 15 Woodhouse Rd E11 3NG. 19.00 – 21.00
    Join us on Monday 13th November at St Margarets, Leytonstone (7pm - 9pm) for An evening of Storytelling. An opportunity to tell your story, a story from your faith, a story of your faith journey, a story that inspires or…

    The Pursuit of Happy-ness: An Interfaith Event

    UCL Cruciform Building, University College London, Gower Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1E 6BT. 19.00 – 21.00
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week at University College London, the University Catholic Society, the Ahlul Bayt Society and the Buddhist Society will discuss the idea of happiness across faith traditions. …

    Board Game Night

    Fulton Building, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH. 19.00 – 21.00
    Our first event of Inter Faith Week will be a Board Game Night open to everyone to come, play, mix and relax. All are welcome. …

    Islam & Atheism - Irreconcilable enemies? How can humanists & Muslims make it work?

    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL . 19.30 – 21.30
    Around 5% of the population (12% of Londoners) identifies as Muslim, while over 50% do not identify with any religion, including around 20-25% with a Humanist worldview.
    Looking beyond the belief/unbelief divide, where are the fundamental differences, and the…

    Just War: The Influence of Philosophers on Christian Traditions

    Christchurch, Clarendon Park, 105a Clarendon Park Road, Leicester LE2 3AH. 19.30 – 21.00
    Session 6 of 8 in the regular Autumn term course presented by Faith Awareness, the inter faith programme of Christians Aware. Speaker: George Merchant Ballentyne. One-off attendees for Inter Faith Week welcome.…

    Tooting Christian-Muslim Women’s Group - Inter Faith Week Meeting

    Tooting. 19.30 – 21.00
    Tooting Christian-Muslim Women's Group are hold a women-only evening of dialogue and discussion to mark Inter Faith Week 2017. The event will include bring and share food. …

    The Big Conversation

    Ripple Centre, 121-125 Ripple Road, Barking, IG11 7PB. 21.15 – 14.00
    Come and join in The Big Conversation. Tell us your story, talk about your experiences and hear from other residents. We want to know what you value in your community and how, together, we can create stronger conversations and connections…

  • Tuesday 14 November

    Faiths Food Festival

    Sacred Heart & St Margaret Mary R.C. Church, 25 Mere Road, Leicester, LE5 3HS
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Leicester Council of Faiths are organising a 'Faiths Food Festival' at St Margaret Mary Roman Catholic Church. …

    Interfaith Supper

    122 The Broadway, Wimbledon, London. SW19 1RH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Members of the Merton Borough Faith and Belief Forum are meeting for a shared supper to mark Inter Faith Week 2017. …

    World Faiths, Climate Change & Community Influence

    Mersey Maritime, Maritime Knowledge Hub, 3 Vanguard Way, Birkenhead, CH41 9HX. 9.15 – 14.45
    This event aims to bring together people of different faiths and beliefs to engage in dialogue, knowledge sharing and action around climate change through facilitated workshops and discussion. There will also be a plenary session focusing on the theme of…

    Festival Highlights

    The Chaplaincy Centre, Southampton General Hospital, Tremona Road, Southampton, SO16 6YD. 10.00 – 14.00
    As part of its programme of Inter Faith Week events and activities, the University of Southampton NHS Foundation Trust is holding an event on the theme of 'Festival highlights'. The chaplains and volunteers will be manning a stall which highlights…

    CCJ Avon: ‘Christians Appreciating Judaism’

    Alexander House, 160 Pennywell Road, Bristol, BS5 OTX. 10.30 – 15.30
    The Avon branch of the Council of Christians and Jews is organising an event on the theme of 'Christians Appreciating Judaism'. The event will hear from a Rabbi about some of the key issues facing the Jewish community in the…

    meeting for Clergy and Imams

    Halifax Minister, Causeway, Halifax, HX1 1QL. 10.30 – 13.30
    There will be a meeting for Clergy and Imams at the Halifax Minister, causeway, Halifax HX1 1QL. Lunch will be provided following the meeting. Keynote speaker: Robin Tuddenham (Chief Executive of Calderdale Council).…

    Coffee Morning and Shared Readings

    Kendal Town Hall (Bindloss Room), Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 4DL. 11.00 – 13.00
    Coffee Morning from 11.00am. Drop by and enjoy refreshments and then stay from 12.00noon until 1.00pm if you would like to for shared readings and reflections on the theme of 'Listening' introduced by the Mayor of Kendal. An opportunity for…

    Our Cup of Tea

    Newman University, Genners Lane, Birmingham, B32 3NT. 11.00 – 13.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, Newman University are organising an event on the theme of 'Our Cup of Tea'. The event will be an opportunity for people to get to know one another and staff at the university over…

    Chai and Chill - Interfaith Edition

    Saw Swee Hock Centre, London School of Economics, 1 portugal Street, London WC2A 2AP. 11.00 – 14.00
    'Chai and Chill' has previously held successful discussions on 'karma', 'alcoholism', 'vegetarianism', and 'sex before marriage'. It is a platform for people to express their views and listen to fresh perspectives, all while enjoying some delicious chai.

    Interfaith Event

    University of Leicester, Leicester, LE1 7RH
    This event is taking place during Interfaith Week. The University is collaborating with the St Philip's Centre and The Chaplaincy to engage students in an informal discussion about the city and getting involved in the community through various faith and…

    Food and Reflections Amongst Friends

    PKWA Community Centre, Off Manor Way, Batley, WF17 7BX. 12.30 – 14.00
    Join us for an inter faith lunch on the theme of 'Food and Reflections Amongst Friends' to mark Inter Faith Week 2017, at the PKWA Community Centre in Batley. All are welcome. …

    ‘This House believes there is no God’ - debate

    Watford Grammar School for Boys, Rickmansworth Rd, Watford, WD18 7JF. 13.30 – 14.30
    Watford Grammar School for Boys are organising a lunchtime debate for pupils on the theme of 'This House believes there is no God' to mark Inter Faith Week. …

    Scriptural Reasoning

    Aquinas Room, Newman University, Genners Lane, Bartley Green, Birmingham B323NT. 13.30 – 14.30
    People of different faiths are invited to come together to read & reflect on their scriptures side-by-side — no expertise needed.…

    Speed Faithing: University of Hertfordshire

    University of Hertfordshire, The Key Centre, Hatfield, AL10. 14.00 – 16.00
    Hosted by the chaplaincy, Equality Office and Student Union, Speed Faithing is a fun opportunity for you to say all those things you wish people knew about your faith or lack of faith and a chance to ask other people…

    Religion and Mental Health - Interfaith panel discussion

    Frank Lecture Theatre, School of Physics, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, BS8 1TL. 17.30 – 19.00
    Mental health is important to everyone, regardless of religion. In celebration of Inter Faith Week 2017, University of Bristol's Jewish, Islamic, Christian, Catholic, Hindu and Zen societies have organised a panel discussion about the importance of mental health in religion…

    Islamophobia: Causes and Cures: Chelmsford

    Anglia Ruskin University, Bishop Hall Lanes, Chelmsford, CM1 1SQ. 17.30 – 19.30
    As part of their Inter Faith Week programme of events, Anglia Ruskin Students' Union are organising a talk on the theme of 'Islamophobia: Causes and Cures', in partnership with MEND (Muslim Engagement and Development). The speaker will be Mohammad Shoaib.…

    Faith and Communities

    The Royal Foundation of St Katharine, 2 Butcher Row, London, E14 8DS. 18.00 – 20.00
    Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum are holding an event on the theme of 'Faith & Communities' to mark national Inter Faith Week. …

    Youth debate: How can we have harmony in a multi faith environment?

    Hornsey Road Baths, 2 Tiltman Place, London, N7 7EE. 18.00 – 20.00
    Islington Faiths Forum is organising a youth debate on the theme of 'How can we have harmony in a multi faith environment?' to mark national Inter Faith Week. The event will include contributions from young people of different faiths, and…

    Inter Faith Week Celebration

    County Hall, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1XQ. 18.00 – 20.00
    Kent County Council, Kent SACRE and the Kent Equality Cohesion Council are organising an Inter Faith Week celebration to bring together representatives of different faith groups across the county. Among other things, the event will provide an opportunity to learn…

    ‘Is the lack of RE being taught in schools contributing to a reduction in community cohesion?’

    Multi Faith Centre, University of Derby, Derby, DE22 1GB. 18.00 – 20.00
    The Multi Faith Centre at the University of Derby is organising an Inter Faith Week discussion on the question 'Is the lack of RE being taught in schools contributing to a reduction in community cohesion?'…

    Introduction to Religion

    The Jubilee Building, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH. 18.00 – 19.30
    Our second event of the week is our introduction to Islam, Judaism, Christianity, and the Baha'i Faith with talks on both the key beliefs of these groups and perspective on life as a student of someone of these faiths.…

    Invest in Peace - Leeds

    Leeds. 19.00 – 21.00
    Beth Hamidrash Hagadol Synagogue, St Matthew's Church, and St Martin’s Church invite you to hear the incredible stories of two bereaved parents who promote reconciliation as an alternative to revenge.
    In March 2002, Robi Damelin’s son, David, was shot…

    Celebrate Interfaith week 2017

    Coopers Hill Youth and Community Centre, Crowthorne Road North, Off Bagshot Road, Bracknell, RG12 7QS. 19.00 – 21.15
    The evening will provide the opportunity to hear from representatives of faith communities as they give their responses to the question of the role of faith in modern Britain.

    7.00pm On arrival - Refreshments

    The Listening Experience

    The Vine Community Centre, Bobbers Mill Road, Hyson Green, Nottingham, NG7 5GZ. 19.00 – 21.00
    This event offers an illuminating and enriching opportunity, to share a personal one-to-one experience with someone of a different faith, of how you each came to your beliefs and how these influence your lives. …

    ‘What Buddhists think about God?’ - Buddhist talk and discussion

    Friends Meeting House, Friargate, York YO1 9RL. 19.00 – 21.00
    David Midgely from Jamyang Buddhist Centre in Leeds explores Buddhist belief, with a discussion afterwards…

    Religious Conversion

    Room 440, Cardiff and Vale College, Dumballs Road, Cardiff CF10 5FE. 19.00 – 20.30
    This event will look at the topic of religious conversion. Three members from the Jewish, Muslim and Christian faith will be interviewed on the subject by BBC broadcaster Roy Jenkins, with opportunities for the audience to ask questions…

    Faith in Politics

    Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, TW20 0EX. 19.00 – 21.00
    To celebrate the national Inter Faith Week, Royal Holloway Labour and Co-operative Society is holding a discussion themed 'Faith in Politics'. Representatives from the Jewish Labour Movement, Christians on the Left, Sikhs for Labour and BAME Labour which represents people…

    Bi-monthly meeting

    The Quaker Meeting House, 37 Maidenhead Road, Stratford upon Avon, CV37 6XT . 19.15 – 21.00
    Talk by Qamar Bhatti Khan on Muslim Mysticism…

  • Wednesday 15 November

    City Retreat Interfaith Outdoor Activity - Leicester City Council

    The City Retreat, 70-71 Church Gate, Leicester LE1 3AL
    The City Retreat has a space at the back of the community centre. The theme for the work is “Out with the Old, In with the New” and the purpose is to clean up an area that we intend to…

    Gravesham Schools - Inter Faith Week Q & A

    Civic Centre, Windmill Street, Gravesham
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Gravesham Borough Council is bringing faith leaders from across the area together with pupils from local schools for an inter faith question and answer session, with students having the opportunity to ask questions about faith…

    National Inter Faith Week

    University College Hospital, 235 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BU. 11.00 – 14.00
    To mark National Inter Faith Week, the multi-faith chaplaincy team at University College Hospital is offering a range of weekly services including three new ones: Buddhist meditation, mindfulness meditation, and Christian prayer group for staff, patients and their visitors. There…

    Speed Faithing

    The Union, Manchester metropolitan University, 21 Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, M15 6AD. 12.00 – 14.00
    Inter Faith Week (12 - 19 November) is a celebration of cooperation and dialogue between people of different faiths and no faith. Join us in the Conference Suite for our 'Speed Faithing' event to meet new people and learn about…

    Inter Faith Week Lunch Meeting

    Stanmore Golf Club, 29 Gordon Avenue, Stanmore, HA7 2RL
    To mark national Inter Faith Week, the Rotary Club of Edgware and Stanmore are holding a lunch meeting. The meeting will be attended by Rob Thomson, Programme Manager at the Council of Christians and Jews. …

    Q & A with people of different faiths and beliefs

    Yale, Grove Park Road, Wrexham, LL12 7AB. 13.00 – 14.15
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, we are offering a chance to ask a panel of people with different faiths and beliefs your questions! …

    Engaging faith communnities with British democracy: Parliament Week and Inter Faith Week 2017

    Stockwell Green Muslim Centre, 35 Stockwell Green, London, SW9 9HZ. 13.00 – 15.30
    On behalf of FIRD Chairman Toaha Qureshi MBE, you are cordially invited to attend FIRD's "Engaging Faith Communities With British Democracy" event for Parliament Week & Inter Faith Week 2017. Your presence would be greatly appreciated. You may also find…

    Art of Conversation

    Chesham Building, University of Bradford, Richmond Road, Bradford BD7 1DP. 13.30 – 15.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, the University of Bradford Chaplaincy is holding an event called the 'Art of Conversation'. Come along for relaxing escapism from work where we chat, snack and be creative!…

    Religion and the Nation

    London Inter Faith Centre, 125 Salusbury Road, London, Nw6 6RG. 14.00 – 15.30
    The London Inter Faith Centre is organising a six-week course on the theme of 'Religion and the Nation'. The course will examine some of the ways that religion and religious belief continue to influence the public sphere in the UK.…

    Interfaith Celebration

    West Suffolk College, Out Risbygate, Bury Saint Edmunds, IP33 3RL. 15.00 – 16.00
    The University of Suffolk at West Suffolk College is organising an 'Interfaith Celebration' to mark Inter Faith Week 2017. Representatives from local religious communities will join together in an act of reflection and celebration, each providing a contribution on the…

    Have I Got Good News For You!

    Chesham Building, University of Bradford, Richmond Road, Bradford BD7 1DP. 15.00 – 16.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, the University of Bradford Chaplaincy are hosting an event called 'Have I Got Good News For You', in which they will be looking at and discussing questions surrounding faith. Come along to learn something…

    Alan Rainer on failures in education

    Hinsley room Morpeth Terrace SW1P 1EP. 16.00 – 17.00
    Alan Rainer has done a lot of research into the failures of British education especially religious education. …

    #More in Common Peace Event

    AKS Lytham Rd, Lytham lancashire FY8 1DT. 16.30 – 18.30
    Students of the school and local faith leaders will explore the concept of peace and that we have more in common than that which divides us.…

    ‘Faith and Belief in Public Life’ - Panel Discussion

    The Churchill Room, 1 Horse Guards Road, London SW1A 2HQ. 17.30 – 19.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, the Faith and Belief Forum will be hosting a panel discussion on "Faith and belief in public life". We are privileged to have some hugely experienced and knowledgeable contributors, including Dr Ahmad Dubayan (CEO…

    Open Mic: Love Thy ... Self?

    Cheshire West and Chester Council, HQ Building, Room G2, 58 Nicholas Street, Chester, CH1 2NP. 17.45 – 19.45
    West Cheshire Interfaith Forum is organising an open mic night to celebrate Inter Faith Week on the theme of 'Love Thy ... Self?'. The event will explore questions such as 'what if you started to treat yourself like you treated…

    Voices of Faith

    Newcastle Central Mosque, The White House, Grainger Park Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 8RQ. 18.00 – 20.30
    'Who am I?: A Faith Leader's Calling, Inspiration & Purpose' with a priest, imam and rabbi
    Short talks by each of our three speakers followed by an opportunity to ask questions
    Interfaith dialogue session
    Simple buffet served…

    Blackburn with Darwen Interfaith Annual Review 2016-17

    Blackburn Youth Zone, Jubilee Street, Blackburn BB1 1EP. 18.00 – 20.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, Blackburn with Darwen Interfaith Forum would like to invite you to their Annual Review to share our Interfaith Work for the year 2016-17.…

    Role of Righteous Muslims

    Hendon Town Hall, The Burroughs, London NW4 4BG
    Retelling lost stories of Muslims Saving Jewish Lives during the Holocaust and the BESA (The Promise) A Yad Vashem Exhibition
    Key note Speaker Fiyaz Mughal OBE Faith Matters and Matt Cairo Yad Vashem UK…

    Interfaith Friends Dinner

    Leyton Sixth Forum College, Essex Road, Leyton, E10 6EQ. 18.30 – 21.00
    Noor Ul Islam Trust in conjunction with Leyton Sixth Form College will be holding an Interfaith Friends Dinner at Leyton Sixth Form College on Wednesday 15 November. All are welcome. …

    Wisbech 2020 Vision - A Faith Perspective

    United Reformed Church, Castle Mews, Wisbech, PE13 1EH. 19.00 – 21.00
    Wisbech Interfaith Forum are organising an event to discuss faith perspectives on the 'Wisbech 2020 Vision', an ongoing project to regenerate the town and its surrounding areas. There will be a panel discussion, followed by an 'Open Forum'. Panellists include…

    Women’s Group Bring and Share Food Evening

    Ahmadiyya Community, 327 Martindale Road, Hounslow, TW4 7HG. 19.00 – 21.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, Hounslow Friends of Faith are organising a 'Women's Group Bring and Share Food Evening'. Women of all faiths and none are invited to attend. The event will include opportunities for participants to share aspects…

    Celebration of Interfaith group

    The Pilgrim Centre, Regent Circus, Swindon, SN1 1PX. 19.30 – 21.00
    The different faith groups will explain why they engage with each other in social and educational events and what they gain from taking part.…

    In Search of Meaning

    Park Campus, University of Gloucestershire, The Park, Cheltenham GL50 2RH ( go to reception and follow the signs). 19.30 – 21.30
    An inter faith panel giving a brief description of their search for meaning, then a film on the topic produced by students at the University, then general discussion at each table among participants. Vegetarian curry dinner, then bring and share…

    Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow

    Harrow Civic Centre, Station Road, Harrow, HA1 2XY. 19.30 – 21.30
    Harrow Interfaith is marking national Inter Faith Week with an event showcasing the diversity of faiths in the borough. The event will include a presentation on the current demography of Harrow's faiths; music; refreshments; and opportunities for networking. …

    Approaches to Unity

    Friends' Meeting House, 189 St George's Road, Preston, PR1 6NQ. 19.30 – 21.00
    A showing of the film 'Light to the World' about the Baha'i faith, followed by a panel dialogue revealing more about the beliefs of the Quaker and Baha'i faiths, with time for a question and answer session at the end.…

    Faith in the Environment- Caring for our Common Home

    Stranmillis University College (central building), Stranmillis Road, Belfast . 19.45 – 0.00
    An inter faith panel focusing on concern for our shared environment, jointly organised by the Northern Ireland Inter-Faith Forum and the Northern Ireland branch of the Council of Christians and Jews (CCJ).
    Contributions and discussion from several faith…

    Discussion Evening: Topic - The Basic Beliefs of our Faiths

    Venue is the Havering Islamic Cultural Centre in Waterloo Road, Romford RM7 0AA.. 20.30 – 21.30
    Speakers from Christianity, Sikhism, Islam, Judaism, Buddhism and the Baha'i Faith speak about their basic beliefs. There will be time for refreshments and questions. …

  • Thursday 16 November

    Multi-Faith Discussion

    Beth Shalom Reform Synagogue, Auckland Road, Cambridge CB5 8DW. 0.00 – 0.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, the Beth Shalom Reform Synagogue are holding an event with twelve speakers from different faiths and a Humanist sharing an overview of their beliefs with the audience.…


    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…

    Spirituality in the Hospice Environment

    Coventry Myton Hospice. 11.00 – 14.00
    Enhance your understanding of the range of support services provided at Myton Hospices. Engage with other faith leaders as well as health professionals around spirituality themes relevant to supporting patients receiving palliative care and their families. This is a free…

    Strengthening Communities Through Faith

    The Irish Cultural Centre, 5 Black's Road, Hammersmith, London W6 9DT. 12.00 – 14.00
    On the 16th of November an Inter Faith Week event will be held for residents and staff of the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham. This event will be taking place for everyone to celebrate Hammersmith and Fulham's rich and…

    How important is hope in our different faith traditions?

    Sion Centre for Dialogue and Encounter, 34 Chepstow Villas, London, W11 2QZ. 14.00 – 16.00
    Rabbi Jackie Tabick and inter faith colleagues will lead participants in a reflection on the theme of 'How important is Hope in our different faith traditions?' to mark Inter Faith Week. Tea and coffee will be served from 1.30pm. …

    Near Neighbours - Inter Faith Week Tea Party

    Balsall Heath Church Centre, 100 Mary Street, Balsall Heath, B12 9JU. 15.00 – 16.00
    We would be delighted if you could join us for our afternoon tea party during Inter Faith Week, bringing people together from across Birmingham to celebrate our journeys and friendships. …

    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,…

    Monty’s Bike Hub - Youth Bike Repair and Get Together

    Monty's Community Hub, 59 Montague Avenue, Sholing, Southampton, SO19 0QB. 17.00 – 20.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2017, which runs from 13th – 19th November, Cycling UK will be running two bike related youth events in Southampton in partnership with local organisations - Newtown Youth and Community Centre, IKAN (Active Kids,…

    Queerness in Faith

    Coffee Revolution, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TG. 17.00 – 19.30
    On Thursday 16 November a discussion will be held at the Sheffield Students' Union to highlight people's experiences of queerness within their respective faith groups. This will be preceded by a talk from Sheffield's Institute for Interdisciplinary Biblical Studies by…

    Wilberforce Dialogue: ‘Doubting Dawkins’ Can the scientific claims of atheism be believed?

    The Spark, Southampton Solent University, East Park Terrace, Southampton, SO14 0YN. 17.30 – 20.00
    A lecture and discussion on the theme of 'Doubting Dawkins' Can the scientific claims of atheism be believed? Speakers include Professor Keith Ward, Senior Lecturer in the Philosophy of Religion at Roehampton University and Martin Buckley, Senior Lecturer in Journalism…

    Faith, Race and Culture Event - workshop and discussion

    Arcadis House, 34 York Way, London N1 9AB. 17.30 – 20.00
    As part of creating inclusive workplaces that meet local needs and enable people to be themselves at work we are holding a built environment event focusing on how we enable people to recognise, respect, value people's faiths.

    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…

    Religion and Peace - The Abrahamic Society

    University of Bristol. 18.00 – 19.30
    A panel discussion involving five speakers from the international peace making society, the Abrahamic Reunion on the theme of using religion for peace instead of creating conflict. Speakers include Sheikh Gassan Manasra, Zeynab Manasra, the Revd Dr Anna Less, Amanda…

    Religious discrimination talk and discussion

    The Fulton Building, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH. 18.00 – 19.30
    Our third event of the week will be a series of talks by speakers followed by a discussion on the experience of religious discrimination against Jews, Muslims, Christians, and Baha'i's…

    Faith in the Family

    Lammack Methodist Church, Lammack Rd, Blackburn BB1 8LA. 18.00 – 20.00
    Faith in the Family

    Where do Methodists fit into the Christian Family?

    Where do our Muslim neighbours fit into the Muslim Family?

    Welcome to an evening to meet and share food…

    Faith and Safety Meeting

    Camden Town Hall, Judd Street, London WC1H 9JE. 18.00 – 20.00
    Free for all: "Faith and Safety: Faith Leaders Forum" is a public meeting followed by light refreshments and networking.
    Speakers: Cllr Shah, Cabinet Member for Safer Communities, Camden Council and DS Garth Hall, Hate Crime Liaison Officer, Metropolitan…

    ‘speedating’ discussion

    Houghton Street London WC2A 2AE. 18.00 – 19.15
    Join LSE's faith societies for a fun, informal discussion session! Take a break from your studies to learn about and meet people of different faiths and viewpoints.

    ‘Scriptural Reasoning’

    Parkinson Building, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 9HE. 18.00 – 19.15
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Leeds University Union Interfaith is organising a discussion with religious leaders and students of various religious scriptures. All people of faith or anyone who has an interest in religious scripture is welcome to come along…

    Faith Exchange

    The Jewish Centre, Richmond Road, Oxford, OX1 2JL. 18.45 – 20.00
    The Oxford Council of Faiths is organising a 'Faith Exchange' at the Jewish Centre on Richmond Road. In pairs, participants will spend five minutes discussing what their faith means to them, and five minutes listening to their partner, before moving…

    Looking for ‘currants’ - finding comfort in grief

    Global Co-operation House, 65-69 Pound Lane, Willesden Green, London, NW10 2HH. 19.00 – 20.45
    This conversation will explore positive, practical ways of dealing with the trauma of grief with Cathy Rentzenbrink, author of the best-selling The Last Act of Love; The story of my Brother and his Sister; and A Manual for Heartache; and…

    Global Cafe

    Waltham Forest Town Hall, Walthamstow, London, E17 3UD. 19.00 – 21.00
    The Forest Women's Interfaith Network are organising a 'Global Cafe' event to mark Inter Faith Week 2017. The event will feature group discussion on faith related matters. …

    ‘Unconscious Bias’

    Pembroke Building Room 134, Medway Campus, Greenwich University, Chatham, ME4 4TB. 19.00 – 21.30
    To mark the Inter Faith Week, Medway Campus Chaplaincy is organising an interactive discussion on a very current topic - 'Unconscious Bias'. This workshop will explore what unconscious bias is and how we can address this.…

    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

    Interfaith Breakfast

    Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, Surrey, TW20 0EX. 9.00 – 10.00
    Come and join us for a chat in the Chapel with a hot drink and some breakfast. All are welcome. …

    Finding That of God in our Surroundings: paying attention and noticing our joy in small things

    Friends' Meeting House, 189 St George's Road, Preston, PR1 6NQ. 10.00 – 12.00
    Preston Faith Forum are holding a discussion on the theme of 'Finding that of God in our surroundings' as part of their Inter Faith Week programme. The discussion may include an optional walk in Moor Park if weather permits. …

    Inter Faith Week Coffee Morning

    Bedwell Community centre, Bedwell Crescent, Stevenage, SG1 1NA. 10.00 – 14.00
    Stevenage Community Safety Partnership is hosting a coffee morning to bring together all faith groups in Stevenage to share ideas and find ways to work in partnership for the benefit of our residents. You can also get advice and free…

    Faith reflections on the Sustainable Development Goals

    St Ethelburga's Centre for Reconciliation and Peace, 78 Bishopsgate, London EC2N 4AG. 11.00 – 13.00
    Join us as we share and discuss faith reflections on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
    In April we had our first event ‘Faith Reflections on Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)’. As a follow up we…

    Interfaith & Well-being coffee morning

    Bru Coffee & Gelato, St George's Centre, Harrow HA1 1HS. 11.00 – 13.00
    Join us to celebrate Inter Faith Week with a well-being twist. Our coffee morning is a relaxed opportunity for Harrow residents of all faiths and none to come together and talk about what makes them happy. We’ll be discussing the…

    Sharing, Learning and Building for Peace in Cornwall

    County Hall, Tresawls Road, Truro TR1 3AY. 11.00 – 13.00
    Come and find out about the eight different faiths and beliefs in Cornwall through the work of the Cornwall Faith Forum.
    Also an opportunity to learn first hand about Paul Haines’, Peace Activist, Cities for Peace Tour held during…

    How to be a good neighbour

    Aquinas Room, Newman University, Genners Lane, Birmingham B32 3NT. 13.00 – 14.00
    Our Weekly soup kitchen includes a time to chat about ‘How to be a good neighbour’…

    Inter Faith Exhibition - to celebrate the diversity of religious beliefs held by the families within our Ellison Boulters Church School Family

    School Hall, Ellison Boulters CE Academy, Sudbook Road, Scothern, Lincoln LN2 2UZ
    The idea is to set up a one day pop-up interactive display in our school hall with displays about Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Sikhism and Judaism. The purpose of the displays is to inform children and parents about the diversity of…

    Interfaith Speed ‘‘Dating’’

    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, 1 Portugal St, London, WC2A 2AP. 14.00 – 16.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, LSE Faith Centre is organising a fun and informal discussion session. In the event, you will get to understand and know people of different faiths and viewpoints.…

    Interfaith Film & Panel Discussion

    St Mary's University, Waldegrave Road, Strawberry Hill, Twickenham,TW1 4SX. 17.15 – 20.00
    As part of the St Mary's University, Twickenham programme of Inter Faith Week activities, the chaplaincy is showing an Interfaith Film. This will be followed by a panel discussion. …

    Multi faith Storytelling

    High Town Methodist Church, 47 High Town Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU2 0BW. 18.30 – 20.30
    This evening of Multi faith Storytelling will feature stories of virtues and values from across different faith traditions, beautifully presented by the Khayyal Theatre Company.…

    Bring & Share Meal - Celebrating Carlisle’s Interfaith Community

    Harraby Community Centre, Edgehill Road, Carlisle, CA1 3SN. 18.30 – 20.00
    Churches Together in Carlisle and District and Carlisle One World Centre are organising a 'Bring & Share Meal' to celebrate Carlisle's Interfaith Community during Inter Faith Week. …

    Religious Reconciliation: A Baha’i Perspective

    Burnley & Pendle Faith Centre, Burnley Campus, Barden Lane, Burnley BB10 1JD. 18.30 – 20.30
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, Burnley and Pendle Baha'is are hosting a networking event on the 17th of November, and will have Peter Fothergill participating as a guest speaker. Refreshments will be provided. People of all faiths and none…

    Reading Inter Faith Week Reception

    Reading Friends Meeting House, 2 Church Road, Reading, RG1 2SB. 18.45 – 21.30
    The Dialogue Society are organising an Inter Faith Week reception at Reading Friends Meeting House. The reception will provide an opportunity for people of different faiths to build good relationships and working partnerships and also to increase awareness of the…

    Questioning Islam: Tough Questions & Honest Answers About the Muslim Religion

    Livesey House, 6 Heatley Street, Preston, PR1 2AT. 19.00 – 21.00
    Preston Faith Forum are organising an evening question and answer session on the theme of 'Questioning Islam: Tough Questions and Honest Answers About the Muslim Religion' as part of their programme of Inter Faith Week events. A panel of Muslim…

    Science and the Historicity of the Bible

    Christ Church Clifton, Bristol, BS8 3BN. 19.30 – 21.30
    Professor Sir Colin Humphreys will speak on the subject of 'Science and the Historicity of the Bible' during Inter Faith Week. The lecture will last one hour, and there will be an opportunity for an extended question and answer session.…

  • Saturday 18 November

    Health, Belief and Wellbeing conference

    The Mint Church, Fore Street, Exeter, EX4 3AT. 9.30 – 13.00
    This event will explore the interface between health and belief, covering physical, mental and spiritual wellbeing. …

    Visit My Place of Worship

    Bradford Council, Diversity and Cohesion, Interfaith Education Centre, Bradford, BD1 1NN . 10.00 – 11.00
    Open Days for teachers and small groups of students to have an opportunity to learn about faith and communities around them and how to use a place of worship in teaching RE and British Values. We have an open weekend…

    Conference - Faiths & Inclusivity

    Hall No 4 , Gurdwara Sahib Leamington Spa & Warwick, Tachbrook Park Drive, Warwick, CV4 6RH. 10.00 – 14.00
    Conference to raise awareness in the Community of the needs of all people (including people who are covered under the protected characteristics of the Equality Act 2010) and to involve and engage with these in respect to key issues in…

    Interfaith pop-up cafe

    Beccles library Blyburgate, Beccles NR34 9TB. 10.00 – 12.00
    A chance to chat to folk of other faiths over tea and cakes…

    Learn from each other

    Halifax, Yorkshire
    We will be taking about 40 refugees and asylum seekers - half of them children and young people - to visit a mosque to hear about the Islamic faith and from an interfaith group. We will then visit a church…

    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…

    Interfaith Oneg Shabbat

    Kent House, Rutland Gardens, Knightsbridge, London, SW7 1BX. 12.30 – 14.00
    Once a term we will invite a guest speaker to join us as the community shares a meal together and explores a chosen topic for our Oneg Shabbat. On Saturday 18 November, the guest speaker will be looking at topics…

    Points of Light: An inward turn to explore the silence deep within each one

    Global Co-operation House, 65-69 Pound Lane, Willesden Green, London, NW10 2HL. 14.00 – 17.30
    An afternoon of shared experiences, personal reflection, live music and meditation with people from many walks of life and faiths. This event celebrates national Inter Faith Week and the final year of Just This Day. …

    East Sussex WIN - Bring & Share Afternoon

    Eastbourne. 14.00 – 16.30
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week, the East Sussex branch of the Women's Interfaith Network will be hosting a Bring & Share Afternoon in Eastbourne on Saturday 18th November. Bring a plate of finger food to share with others to celebrate…

    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…

    United Flags of Inspiration - Celebrating Unity via Art

    41 University Road, Southampton, SO17 1TL. 14.00 – 16.00
    A discussion on the theme of 'United Flags of Inspiration - Celebrating Unity via Art'. The speaker will be Dr Gil Dekel of the University of Southampton. …

    Scriptural Reasoning

    Fulwood Methodist church, Watling street road, Fulwood, Preston PR2 8EA. 14.30 – 16.00
    A taster of Scriptural Reasoning; this is a tool for inter-faith dialogue whereby people of different faiths come together to read and reflect on their scriptures. Unlike some forms of inter-faith engagement, it is not about seeking agreement but rather…

    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

    Womens Interfaith Lunch

    Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 51 Cambridge Park, London, E11 2PR. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Sai Group and the Hindu Temples of Walthamstow are organising a Women's Interfaith Lunch to mark Inter Faith Week 2017. Women of all faiths and beliefs are welcome to attend. …

    The Status and Role of Women: Sikh and Muslim Perspectives

    The Ahmadiyya Muslim Women's Association South London branch are organising a women only dialogue on the status and role of women from Muslim and Sikh perspectives to mark Inter Faith Week 2017. …

    Jain temple tour

    557 Kenton Road, Kenton, Middlesex HA3 9RS. 10.30 – 12.00
    Visit a Jain temple and follow a guided tour.…

    Faith & Art

    St Peter-in-the-Forest, 18 Woodford New Rd E17 3PP. 12.00 – 14.00
    Join us for conversation exploring the relationship between faith and art and how our beliefs inspire and shape creative expression - Sunday 19th November 12 - 2pm at St Peter-in-the-Forest, 18 Woodford New Rd, Walthamstow. All welcome…

    ‘Subud: a Spiritual Path for All’ - Hebden Bridge info event

    Royd Square Centre, Bond Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7DE. 12.00 – 13.00
    To mark the Inter Faith Week, Subud Britain is organising a discussion which will be in the form of presentation with questions and answers, including: the Subud practice of the latihan and kundalini, Quakers and Subud, Dances of Universal Peace…

    Get to know your Neighbour

    St Mary's Community Centre, Bramall Lane, Sheffield, S2 4QZ
    The new Sheffield Women's Interfaith Forum is organising a 'Get to know your neighbour' event during Inter Faith Week. Women of all faiths and none are welcome to attend, and the event will include open and groups discussions on faith…

    Inter Faith Week Celebration

    Parkview Community Centre, Blackmore Cres, Sheerwater GU21 5NZ. 14.00 – 17.00
    Woking People of Faith are marking this year's Inter Faith Week by holding an event at the Parkview Community Centre. Members of the Armed Forces and the Police will speak about diversity and inclusion in institutions and society. There will…

    Interfaith Tea Party for the Elderly

    ha8. 15.00 – 17.00
    Senior members of a synagogue, two churches and an islamic centre in Edgware and Burnt Oak, London, are invited for a diversi-tea party served by the youth of those faith communities. Menu will include discussion points and musical entertainment will…

    Poetry Evening

    St Columba's Hall, Chantry Road, Moseley. 15.00 – 17.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, a poetry evening is being held on the theme of 'Inter Faith', and will be followed by a discussion about the future of the Moseley Interfaith Forum. If you would like to bring and…

    Food and Faith

    Bradford Catherdral, 1 Stott Hill, Bradford BD1 4EH
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Bradford Cathedral are organising an event on the theme of 'Food and Faith'. Join us for food and conversation during Inter Faith Week. …

  • Monday 20 November

    Women of Faith Unite

    Eden Cl, Worcester, WR5 3TZ
    To mark Inter Faith Week, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Women's Auxiliary, Worcester, are partnering with women from other local faith communities to hold an event on the theme of 'Women of Faith Unite'. …

    ‘Conclave Covenant’

    Aylestone Road, Leicester, LE2 7LW
    As part of their Inter Faith Week celebrations, Leicester College are partnering with the St Philip's Centre to host a 'Conclave Covenant'. This will form part of a wider project in Leicester to bring members of the Armed Forces together…

    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…

    Sibling Rivalry: Early Jewish-Christian Relations and their legacy today

    Multifaith Chaplaincy, 1 Woodland Road, Bristol, BS8 1AU. 19.15 – 21.30
    The Council of Christians and Jews' Avon branch are hosting a talk on the theme of 'Sibling Rivalry: Early Jewish-Christian Relations and their legacy today'. The speaker will be Dr Ann Conway-Jones. …

    The Enigma of Forgiveness

    Douglas, IM2 4BD. 19.30 – 21.30
    The Isle of Man Interfaith Group is organising an Inter Faith Week celebration on the theme of 'The Enigma of Forgiveness'. The event will explore the theme of forgiveness, and will include a film screening of 'Beyond Forgiving'. This will…

  • Tuesday 21 November

    Bring and Share Lunch

    Darlington Street Methodist Centre, 24 School Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 4LF. 12.45 – 14.00
    Interfaith Wolverhampton are organising a 'Bring and Share Lunch' at the Darlington Street Methodist Centre on Tuesday 21 November. The speaker will be Parveen Brigue. All are welcome. …

    Leading Together

    Staines Synagogue, Westbrook Road, Staines, TW18 4PR. 20.00 – 22.00
    The Staines branch of the Council of Christians and Jews is marking Inter Faith Week with an event on the theme of 'Leading Together'. Rabbi Meir and Rebbetzen Rina Shindler of Richmond United Synagogue will be speaking on the theme…

  • Thursday 23 November

    Interfaith @ BCA

    Beamont Collegiate Academy
    Students from our school and local primary schools are meeting with local faith representatives to explore what their faith means to them.…

    Inter Faith Week: Multi Faith Meal

    Helmore Building, East Road, Cambridge, CB1 1PT. 17.00 – 19.00
    Join people of different faiths and none over a simple meal to discuss varied perspectives on relations between the sexes. A free, simple meal of bread and spreads, cheese and salad will be provided. …

  • Saturday 25 November

    Domestic abuse and faith: A vision for Leicester

    Redeemed Christian Church of God, City of Favour, 21/23 Wanlip Street, Leicester LE1 2JS. 11.00 – 16.00
    For faith leaders and paid or unpaid pastoral workers from faith communities in Leicester and Leicestershire to discuss the issues and share skills and good practice around helping people who disclose domestic violence. We know that domestic violence happens within…

  • Monday 27 November

    Interfaith Question Time

    Cardiff University, Main Building, Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3AT. 18.45 – 20.30
    To mark the Inter Faith Week, Interfaith at Cardiff University is holding an Interfaith Question Time. There will be a reception with tea, coffee & cake followed by a panel discussion. Representatives from each of the faith/belief CUSU student societies…

  • Tuesday 28 November


    Newham Town Hall. 17.00 – 19.00
    A chance to learn about the Celestial Church of Christ and not just the stigma and false reputation it has gained over the last 70 years. For knowledge is power and acquiring it is wisdom. It is important that there…

    Youth Voices

    The Old Church, Clarendon Street, Derry, BT48 7ES
    A workshop and talk on the theme of 'Youth Voices' with the North West Islamic Association, dispelling some myths about Islam and Muslim culture. People of all faiths and none are welcome to attend. Free food will be served. …

  • Wednesday 29 November

    Hate Crime - What it is and how to report it

    Dar-ul-Isra Mosque, 21-23 Wyverne Road, Cardiff, CF24 4BG
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2017, the Interfaith Council for Wales is organising an event on the theme of 'Hate Crime - What it is and how to report it'. Speakers will include police officer Jamie Holcomb and High Court…

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