Activities calendar

Activity information on this calendar relates to Inter Faith Week 2018. Information on 2019 activities will begin to be added in September. 

  • 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…

  • Tuesday 6 November

    Encountering Faiths and Beliefs Workshop

    Lady Hale Building, Room G03, PG Suite, University of Salford, M5 4WT. 11.30 – 13.00
    Come along to this inter faith workshop – you will hear personal stories from a panel of speakers from different faiths and beliefs (Muslim, Christian, and Agnostic). This is an opportunity to learn from individuals’ personal experiences of faith, including…

    Introductory LGBT+ Training

    University of Salford Students' Union, University House, The Crescent, Salford, M5 4WT. 13.00 – 17.00
    What are the conditions that create a respectful dialogue between people who are different, rather than a debate? How can we manage some of the challenges that may arise on campus when it comes to LGBT and faith identities? What…

    100 hearts, 100 years, 100 days of prayer. The Great War - “The war to end all wars” and Peace in our time?

    Our Lady of Compassion Parish Hall, 2 Castle Street, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1BP. 18.30 – 20.00
    In the week leading up to the centenary of the end of the Great War, the monthly meeting is devoted to the "11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month." This is also the start of Inter Faith…

  • Friday 9 November

    Masjid Noor-ul-Islam

    Masjid Noor-ul-Islam, Snowdon St, Batley WF17 7RS. 0.00 – 0.00
    Rev Umpleby and Khaneez Khan will be going to Masjid Noor-ul-Islam on Snowdon Road to talk on the radio about Inter Faith Week on behalf of North Kirklees Interfaith Forum and Near Neighbours. …

    Dying Matters Conference 2018

    Exeter Racecourse. 10.00 – 15.15
    Perspectives from different faiths and beliefs on death and dying.
    Full programme information including timings of the day can be found here:

    *CONFORTIA is a developing group that aims to comfort, support and…

    Birmingham Launch Event - Inter Faith Week Programme

    Birmingham Council House, Victoria Square, City Centre, B1 1BB . 14.45 – 16.45
    The Birmingham Inter Faith Week programme will be officially launched by the Lord Mayor, Councillor Yvonne Mosquito. Free attendance.…

  • Saturday 10 November

    Women, Faith & Dialogue - Colombian Missionaries in Britain

    CHRIST CHURCH, Corner of Farm Road / Samson Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 1LS
    The event is a celebration of 100 years of Colombian Missionaries, a Roman Catholic group which promotes justice, peace, integrity of creation, and dialogue. Inspired also by the 100 years of women’s vote, this event will highlight the role of…

    Legacy of Hussain (a.s) - A Multi-Faith Perspective

    Imam Al Khoei Islamic Centre London, Chevening Road, London, NW6 6TN. 14.00 – 17.00
    Inter Faith reflections on the values of Imam Hussain's (A.S) sacrifice from Christian, Sikh, Hindu, Sunni and Shia perspectives.

    A panel of respective Faith Leaders: Father Christopher Clohessy - Pontifical Institute for Arabic & Islamic Studies,Rome, Catriona…

    London Buddhist Vihara Inter Faith Event

    London Buddhist Vhara, Dharmapala Building, The Avenue, Chiswick, London, W4 1UD1 . 16.45 – 21.00
    As part of the UK’s Inter Faith Week, London Buddhist Vihara is hosting an inter faith celebration at which representatives of several religious communities will gather together to reflect on the theme of Peace and Reconciliation in Society.

  • Sunday 11 November

    Inter Faith Week

    Barking and Dagenham. 0.00 – Sunday 18 November 0.00
    The Faith and Belief Forum will be running an Inter Faith Stories Workshop at Becontree Children’s Centre on Wednesday 14 November from 1pm to 5pm, where local people from different faiths and beliefs will be able to meet, learn and…

    Marking Inter Faith Week - The Grange School

    The Grange School Wendover Way, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP21 7NH. 0.00 – Sunday 18 November 0.00
    The Grange School marked Inter Faith Week, which took place between 11-18th November. Miss Clarke delivered assemblies on the theme of acceptance, diversity and religious tolerance.
    Various guest speakers were invited to talk to different year groups. Rabbi Solomons,…

    The Status of Women

    Baitul Futuh Mosque, 181 London Rd, Morden SM4 5PT
    An Inter Faith Week event exploring how religion can liberate and honour women.…

    Inter Faith Hour - Faith Network for Manchester Radio 94.4 FM

    Tune in on Salford City Radio 94.4 FM
    A creative Inter Faith Week idea from 94.4 FM Salford City Radio Punk Monk.

    To mark Inter Faith Week, which this year runs from 11th-18th November, Punk Monk will be sharing music and messages from across the…

  • 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.…

    Showing unity during Inter Faith Week

    Tesco, Great Horton Rd, Bradford BD7 4EY
    To mark Inter Faith Week, a number of Bradford Faith organisations are coming together to show unity at Tesco Great Horton Road. People from all faiths and none are welcome to attend.…

    Inter Faith Week Celebration

    1, Horse Guards Rd, Westminster, London SW1A 2HQ
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week, Her Majesty's Treasury are holding events to aid inter faith dialogue. The Faith and Belief Network launch Event, "Uncovering faith and belief" will take place on the 13th. There will also be an Inter Faith…

    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…

    Breaking Down Barriers - The Linking Network

    The Linking Network, Floor 1 Margaret McMillan Tower, Princes Way, Bradford, BD1 1NN
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, an event on linking schools together and breaking down barriers. An opportunity for us to build bridges and engage with people of all beliefs.
    Organised by The Linking Network.

    Inter Faith Round Table Event - Merseyside Police Headquarters

    Merseyside Police Headquarters, Canning Place, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 8JX
    The Lord Mayor of Liverpool, Councillor Christine Banks is to attend an Inter Faith Round Table event held at the Merseyside Police Headquarters.
    There is active inter faith work taking place across the Liverpool City Region. As well…

    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…

    Faith in School

    Holland House Retreat House, Main Street, Cropthorne, Worcestershire WR103NB. 9.30 – 16.30
    Continuing the Holland House / Worcester Interfaith Forum partnership, Holland House is hosting a seminar discussing the role of Faith in school and the place of Faith schools in the education system in the UK. The day will include an…

    Open Day - Bolton Interfaith Council

    Bolton Central Library, Le Mans Crescent, Bolton, BL1 1SE. 10.00 – 15.00
    An opportunity for everyone to come along and share refreshments and have a friendly chat with staff and volunteers. On display will be the diverse work of Bolton Interfaith Council and our partners: Bolton Christian Community Cohesion; Bolton Hindu Forum;…

    Responding to Extremism: Strategies and Solutions

    Discovery Museum, Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4JA
    An event with community leaders and young people to mark national Inter Faith Week. …

    Gandhi King Ikeda Peace Builders Exhibition

    Gandhi Hall, Brunswick Rd, Manchester, M20 4QB
    SGI-UK are delighted to have the opportunity to show the Gandhi King Ikeda Peacebuilders Exhibition at Gandhi Hall.

    The inspiration behind the exhibition was the founding of the Gandhi King Ikeda Community Builder’s Prize in 2001…

    Chaplains & Chat

    University of Salford Students' Union, University House, The Crescent, Salford, M5 4WT. 12.00 – 13.30
    To mark Inter Faith Week, the University of Salford Faith Centre invites people of all faiths and none to meet the chaplains and chat.…

    “What Inter Faith Week Means To Me: A Christian Perspective”

    Methodist Church, Church Heritage Room, 10a Bishop Street, Town Hall Square, Leicester LE1 6AF. 13.00 – 13.30
    First of five lunchtime talks, each one from a different faith perspective.…

    Mind, Body and Spirit at Myton

    Myton Rugby Day Hospice Barby Road, Rugby CV22 5PY. 13.00 – 16.00
    Myton Hospice will be running its third event for Faith Representatives and Healthcare Professionals. This event will be for the people of Rugby and the local surrounding areas of Coventry and Warwickshire. The event is specifically aimed at raising awareness…

    Let’s Talk About Faith and Belief - Civil Service Diversity and Inclusion Strategy Unit

    Locarno Suite, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, King Charles Street, London, SW1A 2AH. 15.00 – 17.00
    The D&I Strategy team is holding an event on Monday 12 November from 3-5pm, hosted by Clare Moriarty, Permanent Secretary at the Department for Environment, Food, and Rural Affairs, and the Civil Service Faith and Belief Champion to launch Inter…

    Face to Faith

    Chaplaincy, St Mary's University, Twickenham. 16.30 – 17.30
    Join us in the Chaplaincy for an opportunity to dialogue with people from a variety of different backgrounds on aspects of faith and belief. Tea, coffee and cake provided.…

    Inter Faith Discussion Circle

    University of Roehampton, Digby Stuart College, Roehampton Lane, London, SW15 5PJ. 17.15 – 19.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, the University of Roehampton Coexist Society is organising a discussion circle on a variety of topics and themes. …

    Inter Faith Week Meet and Greet

    The LSE Faith Centre, Saw Swee Hock Building WC2A 2AE. 17.28 – 15.30
    An opportunity for students to find out more about different faiths over some scrummy nosh. …

    Faiths Forum Focus Group - Focus Group 1

    City Hall, The Queen's Walk, London, SE1 2AA (TBC) . 17.30 – 20.00
    Faiths Forum for London is holding focus groups for young people aged 13-25 living in London, on the question of ‘How can we overcome the rise of hate and extremism?’. The groups are being held as part of the Mayor’s…

    Speed Faithing

    Leeds University Union, Pyramid, Lifton Place, Leeds, LS2 9JZ. 17.30 – 19.00
    Move around the room at Speed Faithing and chat to students of other faiths. Whether you're religious or not, this Inter Faith Week event is your chance to get to know more about different faiths and gain a better understanding…

    10th Anniversary of Faiths Together in Lambeth

    Assembly Hall, Lambeth Town Hall, Brixton Hill, SW2 1RW. 18.00 – 20.00
    Three speakers will reflect on FTiL’s (Faiths Together in Lambeth) civic role after 10 years and the stalls will point us to what can be done to help provide positive options for younger people.

    Interfaith Dialogue and Social Action

    Guru Nanak Gurdwara, Prospect St, Huddersfield, HD1 2NX. 18.00 – 20.00
    Does Kirklees need an interfaith strategy? An opportunity to hear about research conducted in Preston and how it might translate to Kirklees. …

    LGBT+ and Faith: How Do They Coexist?

    (Please contact to confirm address) McAusland Room, Liverpool Guild of Students, 160 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, L3 5TR. 18.00 – 20.00
    A discussion hosted by the Liverpool Guild of Students’ LGBT+ and Celebrating Faith societies.

    The session will discuss individuals’ experiences of the LGBT+ Community coexisting with being of a particular faith. …

    Invest in Peace

    Woodford. 19.00 – 21.00
    East London & Essex Liberal Synagogue and St Mary's Parish Church Woodford invite you to hear the stories of two peace activists: one Israeli and one Palestinian.

    Jews, Christians and people of all faiths and none, are…

    Texts Together : Prayer

    St Philip’s Centre, 2a Stoughton Drive North, Leicester, LE5 5UB. 19.00 – 20.30
    Reviewing texts and praying together as a community. …

    Debate of love

    Hollins Methodist Church. 19.00 – 0.00
    An event to debate and discuss some of the big questions in an atmosphere of love, acceptance and genuine desire to have hearts and minds opened to new possibilities!…

    Jewish-Christian Relations

    Christchurch Clarendon Park, 105a Clarendon Park Road, Leicester LE2 3AH. 19.30 – 21.00
    Final session of eight-week course, "On Being Jewish", hosted by Faith Awareness, the inter faith programme of Christians Aware. With Dr Angela Jagger, Secretary of the Leicester branch of the Council of Christians and Jews.

    Dr Angela…

    Scriptural Reasoning -  Warwick Catholic Society - CathSoc and Chaplaincy

    The Chaplaincy, The University of Warwick, Gibbet Hill Road, Coventry, CV4 7AL. 19.45 – 21.30
    Meet student faith societies exchanging their experience of holy texts!
    As a part of Inter Faith week, we'll gather to share our understanding of the scriptures that found each faith. It will be a time of listening, broadening perspectives…

  • Tuesday 13 November

    Faith Trail

    Bolton. 0.00 – 0.00
    “Faith Trail” - 120 students from Bolton Muslim Girls’ school will visit three different places of worship: Emmanuel Church, Swaminarayan Mandir, and Zakariyya Mosque. The day will end with discussion on "why is it important for young people to be…

    Inter Faith Dialogue

    Warrington & Vale Royal College, Winwick Road, Warrington, WA2 8QA
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week, WVR College have invited guests to speak to their students about various faiths and beliefs. There will also be lots of artifacts for the students to enjoy looking at/interacting with! People from all faiths or…

    Inter Faith School Discussion

    Horn Park Primary School, Alnwick Road, Lee, London, SE12 9BT
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Horn Park Primary School are engaging their students in a discussion on why it's important to celebrate and respect those who follow different religions. They are also creating sketches of images representing different faiths.…

    Discussing Key Issues for Rotherham from a Faith Perspective

    Rotherham Faith and Community Leaders Group. 0.00 – 0.00
    This is a meeting of the Rotherham Faith and Community Leaders group. It is not open to members of the public. The Chair is Adrian Dexter. …

    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.…

    In Good Faith. Exhibition of paintings and one off drawing session.

    St Mary Abbot's Church, Kensington Church Street, London W8 4LA. 9.30 – Sunday 18 November 6.00
    Exhibition of paintings addressing diverse faiths and one off drawing session on Thursday Nov 15th 11-1pm…

    Inter Faith Panel Discussion

    Hampshire Constabulary Support and Training Headquarters Netley, Hamble Lane, Hamble, Southampton, SO31 4TS. 10.00 – 11.30
    An inter faith panel discussion with Q&A. Topics will include: news headlines; everyday issues; and questions of faith.…

    Inter Faith Prayer Lunch

    St Philip’s Centre, 2a Stoughton Drive North, Leicester, LE5 5UB. 11.00 – 12.00
    Inter Faith Prayer Lunch at the St Philip’s Centre in Leicester.

    Come and bring a prayer or poem to share from your own tradition on the theme of 'peace' and add a leaf to our prayer tree,…

    Coffee Morning with Art Project

    Blindloss Roon, Kendal Town Hall, Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4DL. 11.00 – 13.00
    Our Inter Faith Week theme this year is Unity in Diversity. We are holding a coffee morning the proceeds of which will be split between Manna House and our own SLIF funds.During the morning you will be invited to share…

    Mosque / Church Exchange Visit - Neeli Mosque

    Neeli Mosque, 25-27 Hare St, Rochdale, OL11 1JL. 11.00 – 15.00
    The community in Deeplish- Rochdale, greater Manchester will be hosting an exchange visit day between a mosque & church.
    Neeli mosque & st lukes church will invite the congregation at both places of worship for a day to experience…

    Faith and Social Action at Grenfell Webinar

    Notting Hill. 11.00 – 12.00
    Rev. Mike Long is speaking at a webinar for Action for Children called "Faith and Social Action at Grenfell". It will be a 20 minute talk about his experience of a multi-faith response to a community crisis, and then 20…

    Coffee Morning: Faith x Gender

    The Bean Counter, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London School of Economics and Political Science, WC2A 2 London. 11.00 – 12.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, WLT partnered with the LSE Faith Centre to bring a discussion on FAITH X GENDER to their monthly coffee morning. People from all faiths or none are welcome.

    God in Gower Street: A Year of Faith at UCL

    North Cloisters, UCL, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT. 12.00 – 14.00
    Staff and students of all faiths and none are invited to join a special get-together to mark Inter Faith Week with a celebration of the role of faith at UCL. Hosted by UCL’s Interfaith Champion, Vice-Provost (Advancement) Lori Houlihan, the…

    Walking Alongside Our Community/ Cyd-gerdded gyda’n cymuned

    Pierhead Building, Cardiff, CF10 4PZ, UK. 12.00 – 18.00
    12 – 1:30pm Welcome & Presentation with Welsh Government Minister Julie James AM
    2:45 – 6pm Faith walk - Lantern-lit walk visiting several Faith Communities culminating in a meal and inter faith activities at Dar-ul-Isra Mosque

    Eversholt Street Exhibition - Network Rail

    Eversholt Street, King's Cross, Camden, London NW1. 12.00 – 14.00
    An Eversholt Street Exhibition by Network Rail at the 3rd Floor Breakout Area.

    In order to increase the focus on removing barriers of communication where people can, without being afraid, to talk about religion, the Multi-Faith…

    Railway Chaplain - Faith at Work - London Bridge

    London Bridge Station, 20 Stainer Street, London, SE1 9RL. 12.00 – 13.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, an event on 'Faith at Work' at London Bridge Station run by the Network Rail in the presence of a Railway Chaplain.John Robinson will be leading it.

    What Inter Faith Week Means To Me: A Bahá’í Perspective

    Methodist Church, Church Heritage Room, 10a Bishop Street, Town Hall Square, Leicester, LE1 6AF. 13.00 – 13.30
    Second of five short lunchtime talks, each one from a different faith perspective. The speaker is George Ballentyne. …

    Great British Tea Party

    University of Salford Students' Union, University House, The Crescent, Salford, M5 4WT. 13.00 – 15.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, the University of Salford Student's Union is organising a British Tea party to enjoy a cuppa, some cakes, biscuits, and fun! People from all faiths and none are welcome to attend.

    Be a faith community champion to support people affected by domestic violence

    City Hall, 115 Charles Street, Leicester LE1 1FZ. 13.30 – 16.30
    Do people naturally talk to you? Have you found yourself realising that someone in your faith community might be a victim or perpetrator of domestic violence, and you weren't sure how to broach this with them or support them? This…

    Faith in Politics

    Committee Room 19, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0PW. 14.00 – 16.00
    On behalf of FIRD Chairman Toaha Qureshi MBE, you are cordially invited to attend FIRD's "Faith in Politics" event for Parliament Week & Inter Faith Week 2018.

    Faith in Politics is being arranged by FIRD ( in…

    Having Difficult Conversations - Liverpool Guild of Students

    McAusland Room, University of Liverpool Guild Of Students, 160 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, L3 5TR. 15.00 – 17.00
    Debate is an important part of student and political life. However, often we focus too much on winning the argument, committing to our own point of view.

    Instead let’s try a dialogue, where the atmosphere is more…

    Mental Health and Pastoral Care

    Guildhall, Lowgate, Hull, HU1 2AA. 16.30 – 18.30
    Hull & East Riding Interfaith (HERI) is holding a meeting at which David Smith, CEO of Hull and East Riding MIND, will lead a discussion on ‘Mental Health and Pastoral Care’. The key speaker is at 5pm.…

    Bristol Multi-Faith Forum AGM 2018

    Thatcher's Suite of Bristol Rovers Football Club, The Memorial Stadium, Horfield, Bristol, BS7 0BF. 16.30 – 21.00
    Bristol Multi-Faith Forum AGM 2018 will take place from 4:30pm to 5:30pm. Then from 6pm to 9pm in the same venue, it will be hosting the Love Your Neighbour Awards, with a full three course meal.…

    Faiths Forum for London - Focus Group 2

    City Hall, The Queen's Walk, London, SE1 2AA (TBC). 17.30 – 20.00
    Faiths Forum for London is holding focus groups for young people aged 13-25 living in London, on the question of ‘How can we overcome the rise of hate and extremism?’. The groups are being held as part of the Mayor’s…

    Love Your Neighbour Awards

    Thatcher’s Suite, Bristol Rovers Football Club, The Memorial Stadium, Horfield, Bristol, BS7 0BF . 18.00 – 21.00
    An award ceremony for all those nominated for a Love Your Neighbour Award, promoting community cohesion and inclusiveness and to recognise some of our unsung heroes. Members of the public have been invited to nominate a person or a project…

    Youth Debate on Faith and Identity

    Platform, Hornsey Road Baths, 2 Tiltman Place, London, N7 7EE. 18.00 – 20.00
    Annual youth-led debate organised by the Islington Faiths Forum. This year's topic: "How do Faith and Identity Contribute to a Young Person's Well-being & Participation?" Young people are leading and delivering this event. Includes a Q&A with the audience.

    Kent Inter Faith Week Celebration

    County Hall, Sessions House, County Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1XQ. 18.00 – 20.00
    Kent County Council with our partners SACRE and the Kent Equality Cohesion Council are hosting a celebration for Inter Faith Week at County Hall.

    The evening offers the opportunity to learn more about inter faith working within…

    Feast of Faiths

    John Storer House, Wards End, Loughborough, LE11 3HA. 18.15 – 20.30
    Short activities to help those attending mix together and learn a bit about each faith This is followed by a sit-down meal where everyone can chat and mingle.…

    World Congress of Faiths, Younghusband Lecture 2018: People in Pigeonholes

    Montagu Centre 21 Maple Street London W1T 4BE. 18.30 – 20.30
    Dr Chetna Kang MB BS MRCPsych will explore how identities and belonging can bring people together or keep them apart. Dr Kang is a Consultant Psychiatrist, Broadcaster and Priest in the Hindu tradition of Bhakti Yoga. She is on the…

    LGBTQ+ Inter Faith

    The Faith & Belief Forum, Star House, 104 Grafton Road, London, NW5 4BA. 18.30 – 21.00
    We invite LGBTQ+ people of different faiths, religions, and non-religious beliefs, to a relaxed evening of reflection, celebration and sharing a meal together. The event will be a safe environment where guests can be themselves, and learn about others. The…

    Faith in a Changing World

    G11, Henley Business School, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6UD. 18.30 – 21.30
    Politically and socially, the world has changed over the last few years in ways that few could predict. In this complex and fast-changing world, what is the place of religious faith? How have world religions contributed and reacted to social…

    Inter Faith Question Time at Cardiff University

    Y Plas CUSU, Cardiff University Students' Union, Park Pl, Cardiff, CF10 3QN . 18.30 – 20.30
    Interfaith Question Time, with an inter faith panel discussion with a representative from each of the faith / belief CUSU student societies with an opportunity for questions.

    Multifaith: A Common Humanity - An Inter-generational Perspective

    24 Greencoat Place, London, SW1P 1RD. 18.30 – 21.00
    The Sustainable Communities Programme (SusCom) of Initiatives of Change UK and International Centre for Eritrean Refugees and Asylum Seekers (ICERAS) are hosting an evening in celebration of Inter Faith Week.

    We will hear an inter-generational perspective…

    The Meaning of Marriage

    Blackburn Cathedral, Cathedral Close, Blackburn, BB1 5AA. 18.30 – 20.30
    How much do we understand the origins of marriage in our own culture and how has it changed over time? How much less do we know about marriage in other cultures? This event, organised by Near Neighbours and Lancashire Forum…

    LGBT Faith and Coffee evening

    Marchmont Street Community Centre, 62 Marchmont Street, London WC1N 1AB. 18.30 – 20.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Inter Faith LGBT is organising a coffee evening for LGBT people of faith and friends. People from all faiths and none are welcome to attend.…

    Invest in Peace

    Bushey. 19.00 – 21.00
    The Church of St Peter, Bushey Heath, and Bushey and District United Synagogue invite you to hear the stories of two peace activists: one Israeli and one Palestinian.

    Jews, Christians and people of all faiths and none,…

    Diwali Event - Leicester Cathedral

    Leicester Cathedral, 2 Peacock Lane, Leicester, LE1 5FQ. 19.00 – 21.00
    Diwali Event at Leicester Cathedral: An introductory session on Diwali from three faith perspectives (Hindu, Sikh and Jain).

    Cultures and Cotton, Faith and Wisdom

    Preston Town Hall, Lancaster Road, Preston, PR1 2RL. 19.30 – 21.30
    Using some of the rugs from the Weaving Women's Wisdom exhibition as a backdrop, the event will begin with a look at the link between faith communities and the local cotton industry, and then move to a listening and sharing…

    Lessons Learnt - Norwich Interfaith Link

    Cafe Bar Marzano, The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1TF. 19.30 – 21.30
    An open discussion about Lessons Learnt / Still Being Learnt from World War One. …

    Islamic Inter Faith Evening - Islamic Society at Durham University

    Islamic Prayer Room, Grey College, South Road, Durham, DH1 3LG. 19.30 – 21.30
    An Islamic Inter Faith Evening by the Islamic Society at Durham University. …

  • Wednesday 14 November

    Inter Faith Display

    Trowbridge Library, 484 Bythesea Rd, Trowbridge BA14 8JF
    West Wiltshire Multi Faith Forum is observing Inter Faith Week by holding a week-long display. There is also the opportunity to meet members of West Wiltshire Multi Faith Forum and St James Church on Wednesday. …

    Inter Faith Meeting

    Guildhall Square, Portsmouth PO1 2AB
    Southsea Sangha and Portsmouth Guildhall, with the support of The Safer Portsmouth Partnership, held an event to discuss inter faith engagement, as part of Inter Faith Week. The event started off with a speech by Lama Rod Owens, followed by…

    Inter Faith Twitter Coding for Girls - Faiths Forum for London

    Faiths Forum, 62 Grosvenor Street, London, W1K 3JF
    As part of an ongoing programme, Faith Forum for London partnered with Twitter to provide coding workshops for girls aged between 11-13 years old from different faith schools. The workshops are designed to inspire young girls and to encourage them…

    Celebrating Diversity & Solidarity - Inter Faith Walk Bradford

    University of Bradford, Richmond Road, Bradford, BD7 1DP
    Today, an Inter Faith Walk was organised by various participants of each faith to generate an idea of solidarity and to celebrate diversity in the heart of Bradford. The walk started from the Richmond Building of Bradford University, made its…

    Freedom of Religion or Belief in the context of CVE and hate crime

    Dialogue Society, Ground Floor, 30A Drayton Park, London, N5 1PB
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, The Dialogue Society organised a panel discussion in partnership with the New Scotland Yard with the attendance of community, faith and stakeholder representatives. The event's theme was “Freedom of Religion or belief…

    Clergy and Imams Meeting

    Madni Mosque, Gibbert Street, Halifax HX1 5LE. 10.00 – 13.00
    Clergy and Imams Meeting at the Madni Mosque.…

    Faith & Belief Panel - Queen Elizabeth Hospital Multifaith Chaplaincy

    Faith and Community Centre, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TH. 10.30 – 12.00
    Facilitated ‘Faith & Belief Panel’ with chaplaincy representatives from different faith / belief communities.
    The theme will be around:
    * our experience of working together as part of a diverse team;
    * the impact that experience…

    Inter Faith Special Collections Workshop

    Special Collections, the Library, Bannerman Centre, Brunel University London, UB8 3PN. 11.00 – 13.00
    Visit Brunel University London’s Special Collections to browse and discuss a range of interesting and unusual items exploring faith and culture with Special Collections Librarian Katie Flanagan.…

    Finding God in and out of the City

    Sion Centre for Dialogue & Encounter, 34 Chepstow Villas, London W112QZ. 11.00 – 15.00
    Jewish Muslim Dialogue. Speakers: Rabbi Rachel Montagu and Hera Khan…

    Jewish Muslim Day - Sion Centre for Dialogue

    (Please contact to confirm venue) Sion Centre for Dialogue and Encounter, 34 Chepstow Villas, London, W11 2QZ. 11.00 – 15.15
    This week is Inter Faith Week and to mark it we will be having a Jewish Muslim Day. Our friends, Rabbi Rachel Montagu and Humera Khan, will lead a day called Finding God in and out of the City. …

    Inter Faith Open Discussion

    20 Great Smith St, Westminster, London SW1P 3BT. 11.45 – 12.45
    The Department for Education are holding an internal event in celebration of Inter Faith Week. The event will encourage open discussion in an inter faith context. …

    Campus Cohesion - De Montfort University

    Breathing Space Portland, Portland Building, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH. 12.00 – 16.00
    Religious groups across campus are coming together to give you a taster of their faith and also offer some amazing food!
    Stop by, have a chat and learn about the reasons for faith or learn about a faith…

    A Clash of Cultures? Choreographing Church and Civic Events to engage and include different faiths and cultures

    Lewis Jones Suite, Carnegie Stadium, St Michael's Lane, Headingley,LeedsLS6 3BR. 12.00 – 14.00
    Churches are places of gathering and welcome for the community, often involved in civic events like Armistice Day and in responding to local, national and international crises and grief, as well as offering weekly and seasonal services, which are open…

    Multifaith Fair at Oxford Brookes University

    Campus Building, Oxford Brookes University, Gipsy Lane, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 0BP . 12.00 – 16.00
    Inter Faith Week Event:
    At the Multifaith Fair, you can meet with community groups based in Oxford. Humanist, Buddhist, Christian, Muslim and Jewish groups will all be present so you can have an informal conversation about faith and belief…

    “Is the Pope Catholic?”

    TW1 4SX. 12.00 – 14.00
    St Mary's Catholic Society will have a stall in the Shannon Corridor on campus awaiting any and all questions you have about the Catholic faith! We will be there to have discussions and dialogue with you during lunchtime, as well…

    The Importance of Faith in the Workplace

    The Quadrant: MK - Auditorium, Elder Gate, Milton Keynes, MK9 1EN. 12.00 – 13.00
    An event by Network Rail on 'The Importance of Faith in the Workplace' lead by Railway Chaplain, Stephen Rowe, at the Quadrant MK - Auditorium. …

    Railway Chaplain - Faith at Work - Swindon

    Room 7 on the 1st Floor, Network Rail Ltd, Western House, 1 Holbrook Way, Swindon, SN1 1BD. 12.00 – 13.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, an event on 'Faith at Work' at Swindon Station run by the Network Rail in the presence of a Railway Chaplain. Steve Cosslett will be leading it.

    Railway Chaplain - Faith at Work - Birmingham New Street

    Birmingham New Street Station, Station Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B2 4QA. 12.00 – 13.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, an event on 'Faith at Work' at Birmingham New Street in the Management Suite Meeting room run by the Network Rail in the presence of a Railway Chaplain. Andrew Hall will be…

    Railway Chaplain - Faith at Work - St. Patricks House, Cardiff

    Room 2.2, St. Patricks House, Cardiff, CF10 5ZA. 12.00 – 13.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, an event on 'Faith at Work' at St. Patricks House in Cardiff in Room 2.2 run by the Network Rail in the presence of a Railway Chaplain. Hannah Tuck will be leading…

    Remembrance Service with Special Guests - London’s Multi-Faith Staff Network

    St Lawrence Jewry, Guildhall Yard, London EC2V 5AA. 12.15 – 13.30
    The City of London Corporation’s Multi-Faith Staff Network is organising an event for Inter Faith Week, 'Remembrance Service with Special Guests'.

    The Multi-Faith Staff Network will be running a Remembrance Service at St Lawrence Jewry. The Service…

    Rotary Lunch Meeting - The Abrahamic Reunion England ‘Interfaith – A Way Forward For Peace’

    Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 2RL . 12.15 – 14.00
    Regular weekly Rotary meeting and lunch, plus half hour talk/presentation/questions by Amanda Kenton of the Abrahamic Reunion England - a team of spiritual peacemakers dedicated to uplifting human consciousness and building peace, initially in the Holy Land, and now globally,…

    Railway Chaplain - Faith at Work - Manchester

    Network Rail, Manchester Square One, 4 Travis Street, Manchester, M1 2NY. 12.15 – 13.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, an event on 'Faith at Work' in Manchester run by the Network Rail in the presence of a Railway Chaplain. Mike Roberts will be leading it.

    ‘Prayers, Politics and Public Life’ an Inter Faith Panel Event

    City, University of London, Northampton Square, EC1V 0HB. 12.30 – 14.00
    City, University of London Chaplaincy is sponsoring an inter-faith panel event to debate the place of religion in public life. Should religion play a part in the media and in politics? Panellists:
    Rabbi Dr Harvey Belovski, CEO Of…

    Inter Faith Stories

    Becontree Children's Centre, Becontree Primary School, Stevens Road, Dagenham, RM8 2QR. 13.00 – 17.00
    In celebration of National Inter Faith Week 2018, this FREE interactive workshop is for people of different faiths and non-religious beliefs to meet, learn and get to know each other. The workshop is a great introduction to interfaith dialogue, and…

    University of Wolverhampton Student Faith Societies Lunch

    The Chaplaincy, Molineux Street, WV1 1AD. 13.00 – 14.00
    Abdul, Mark, Sarah and Shyam, University of Wolverhampton Chaplains, invite all student faith societies registered with University of Wolverhampton Students Union to lunch at the Chaplaincy. A simple vegetarian lunch will be provided by the Chaplains.…

    What Inter Faith Week Means To Me: A Jewish View - Tony Nelson

    Methodist Church, Church Heritage Room, 10a Bishop Street, Town Hall Square, Leicester, LE1 6AF
    A 'What Inter Faith Week Means To Me' talk from a Jewish perspective by Tony Nelson. …

    Taliesin Centre Activities, Singleton Campus at Swansea University

    Taliesin Arts Centre, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PZ. 13.00 – 16.00
    1.00pm onwards – there will be refreshments and opportunities to chat informally to people of different faiths. Come and say hello.

    1.30pm – 2.30pm: Inter Faith Music. Do you play an instrument as part of a faith…

    Faith in Learning Conference

    Northorpe Hall 53 Northorpe Lane Mirfield WF14 0QL. 13.00 – 16.30
    A conference for teachers. A chance to meet local faith representatives and to explore ways to include local faith communities in education, for example through educational visits. The afternoon will conclude with a panel discussion involving a range of faiths.…

    Multi faith debate - Beuchamps High School

    Beuchamps High School, Beauchamps Drive, Wickford SS11 8NF. 13.45 – 14.45
    Sixth form students will be taking part in a Q&A event with representatives of the local faith communities (main world religions and Humanism). …

    Inter Faith Lunch at Brighton University

    Watts Cafe, University o Brighton moulsecoomb Campus, Lewes Road. 13.45 – 14.30
    A special welcome is being extended to different faith societies to the Catholic Mass happening on campus, and will be followed by a shared lunch. Members of the different faith societies have been invited to share about their beliefs and…

    Big Questions? Ask a Chaplain!

    University of Huddersfield, Oastler Building, OA7/27, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH. 16.30 – 20.00
    Everyone has BIG questions about life. what are your big questions? If you could ask God one question right now, what would it be?

    In the celebration of Inter Faith Week, the Multifaith Chaplains of Huddersfield University…

    Open Mic: Your thoughts on Mindfulness

    HQ Building, Room G1, 58 Nicholas Street, Chester, CH1 2NP. 17.45 – 19.45
    Talks and discussions on mindfulness at the West Cheshire Interfaith Forum.
    Speakers now confirmed for the event. …

    ‘Speed Faithing - Building Bridges, Challenging Perception’

    Balsall Heath Church Centre, 100 Mary Street, Birmingham, B12 9JU. 18.00 – 20.00
    Birmingham Humanists and Near Neighbours invite people of all faiths to join us for an evening of food, fun and chat. Our social gathering of diverse religious and non-religious identities will include:
    - Sharing belief journeys

    ‘Roots and Shoots’ - Zine Making

    Touchstone Bradford. 18.00 – 20.30
    Roots and Shoots is an intergenerational, inter faith project, run in partnership with 'The Feast', which has enabled women and girls from different backgrounds to come together to share and discuss ideas around their identity, faith culture and being female…

    Inter Faith Question Time Panel - Swansea University

    Estates & Facilities Management: Ground Floor Fulton House, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP. 18.00 – 20.30
    Faraday Lecture Theatre, Singleton Campus, Swansea University: Inter Faith Question Time Panel, Chaired by The Anglican Archbishop of Wales, The Most Reverend John Davies.

    6pm: Refreshments
    6.30pm: Question Time panel
    8.30pm: End…

    Multi-Faith Event

    UK. 18.00 – 20.00
    Surrey Police are hosting a multi-faith event to discuss policing and neigbourhood engagement amongst our communities. There will be an opportunity for a live Tweet-along from 6pm. …

    Unite Trafford - Community Cohesion and Inter Faith Networking Event

    Limelight, 1 Saint Brides Way, Stretford, Old Trafford, Manchester, M16 9NW. 18.30 – 20.30
    Trafford Council is collaborating with Near Neighbours to bring together the community of Trafford for a networking event. To share ideas and build networks to contribute towards a cohesive neighbourhood. …

    Celebrate Inter Faith Week with Redbridge Faith Forum

    Banqueting Hall, Ilford Islamic Centre, 52-58 Albert Road, Ilford, IG1 1HW . 18.30 – 20.30
    Please join us to enjoy good food, entertainment, a prize draw and the opportunity to chat with people from other faiths and cultures in an informal and friendly setting.

    This social event will also raise funds…

    The Importance of Faith in a ‘Secular’ Society

    Al Manaar Muslim Cultural Heritage Centre, 244 Acklam Road, London, W10 5YG. 18.30 – 21.00
    A panel discussion on the importance of faith, faith communities and organisations in a growing secular society.

    Discussions surrounding faith in the UK show that there is much confusion over the current status of Britain and…

    Interfaith Friends Dinner

    Leyton 6th Form College - Essex Rd, Leyton, London E10 6EQ. 18.30 – 22.00
    The Annual Interfaith Dinner is a great opportunity for different faith and community groups to meet each other.

    Inter Faith Week Reception

    Reading International Solidarity Centre, 35-39 London Street, Reading, RG1 4PS. 19.00 – 21.00
    This annual reception is hosted by the Mayor of Reading, Debs Edwards. The theme for the evening will be 'Breath of life: how we pray and meditate'. There will be the opportunity for networking and informal discussion around the theme,…

    The F-word: exploring the meaning of forgiveness in the sacred and secular

    University of Gloucestershire, Park Campus, The Park, Cheltenham GL50 2RH. 19.00 – 21.00
    The event will be organised around the F-Word exhibition (The Forgiveness Project). Participants will start by looking at the exhibition, and the stories of forgiveness that they contain. Then there will be vegetarian dinner, bring and share dessert, and a…

    Invest in Peace

    St Albans. 19.00 – 21.00
    St Albans Masorti Synagogue and Marlborough Road Methodist Church invite you to hear the stories of two peace activists: one Israeli and one Palestinian.

    Jews, Christians and people of all faiths and none, are invited to this…

    “Let’s Talk”

    Clarendon Hall, York House, Richmond Road, Twickenham, TW1 3AA. 19.00 – 21.00
    The aim of this Richmond Inter-Faith Forum dialogue event is to enable local people from a range of religion or belief backgrounds to engage with, and gain understanding about, those from other backgrounds in a safe environment.…

    Scriptural Reasoning on the theme ‘Living Together in Community’

    Salvation Army Hall, 21 Crown Lane, Morden, SM4 5BY. 19.00 – 21.00
    Christian, Hindu, Muslim and Jewish speakers will talk on the theme 'Living together in community'. The speeches will be followed by table discussion and the evening will end with light refreshments and an opportunity for socialising.

    Lalla Nasaar

    The Zawiya 19 Jenkins Street Small Heath Birmingham B10 0QH. 19.00 – 20.00
    Global Health Issues, Community Health, Health Eating and the Prophetic Way.

    A community health education event exploring the impact on community health of eating what is unwholesome, implications of dietary research and how prophetic wisdom can…

    The Importance of Faith in a ‘Secular’ Society

    Central London, WC2N 5DU. 19.00 – 21.00
    In the spirit of #InterFaithWeek, the Muslim Council of Britain is delighted to host a panel discussion on the importance of faith, faith communities and organisations in a growing secular society.

    Discussions surrounding faith in the…

    Faith, War & Peace - living a life of faith in a violent world

    The Friends Meetinghouse, 131 Cambridge Road, Middlesbrough TS5 5HL. 19.00 – 21.00
    We begin with a presentation introducing the theme, including audio-visual material relating to the Armistice. Individuals then have an opportunity to represent the position of their faith concerning war and peace and participate in discussion with the group. Questions which…

    An Inter-Faith Conversation

    Apostle Room, Clifton Park, Bristol, BS8 3BX. 19.15 – 21.30
    Adult Education Inter-Faith Week 2018: the Inter-Faith Conversation focusing on peace, chaired by Professor Gavin D’Costa with speakers Professor Sajjad Rizvi, Dr Alexander Goldberg and Jacob Fareed Imam.

    Each of the speakers will bring with them…

    Scriptural Reasoning - Sexuality and Sexual Identity

    Leeds Civic Hall, Calverley Street, Leeds, LS1 1UR. 19.30 – 21.00
    Leeds Faiths Forum mark Inter Faith Week and the start of our relaunched Scriptural Reasoning programme with a session on sexuality and sexual identity in faith communities. The event will consist of some keynote speakers (to be confirmed) followed by…

    Faith and English: How languages associated with different faiths have affected the English language

    Neve Shalom, 24 Avenue Rd., Leicester LE2 3EA. 19.30 – 21.00
    Panel discussion of different faiths, including Tom Wilson and Martin Stern. Voluntary donations to cover expenses. A brief AGM for members will follow.

    Voices in Exile - from Sweden, India, and UK - North Herts Inter Faith Forum

    St Mark's Church Hall, Lancaster Avenue, Hitchin, SG5 1PA. 19.30 – 21.30
    With guest speaker the Revd Dr Canon Andrew Wingate. Dr Wingate was formerly the Inter Faith Advisor to the Bishop of Leicester and President of Leicester Theological Society Canon Theologian. He was the founding Director of the St Philip's Centre…

    Torbay Interfaith Forum Meeting

    Quaker Meeting House, 48 Tor Hill Road, Torquay, TQ2 5RT
    “My Connection with Judaism”. Speaker: Sheridian Richard-James. …

    What Does Our Faith Say About The Afterlife? - Havering Inter Faith Forum

    Havering Islamic Cultural Centre, 91 Waterloo Road, Romford, Essex, RM7 0AA. 19.30 – 21.30
    As part of Inter Faith Week, an Inter Faith Discussion on What Does Our Faith Say About The Afterlife? An Islamic, Christian, Jewish & Baha’i perspective with a Q & A session at the Havering Islamic Cultural Centre. …


    Committee Room A, Town Hall, Preston, PR1 2RL. 22.13 – Saturday 17 November 20.00
    A fun way of learning about other faiths.…

  • Thursday 15 November

    Inter Faith Meeting

    Market Place, Braintree CM7 3YG
    Braintree District Council are holding an event for faith groups across the district, to understand what local groups are working on and how the Council can work with the groups for the benefit of the community as a whole. …

    How does Faith Contribute to the Life and Community of North Lincolnshire?

    Normanby Hall, Normanby, Scunthorpe, DN15 9HU
    As part of Inter Faith Week, North Lincolnshire Council are hosting a celebration event for faith leaders, focusing on the contribution faith makes to the community and lives of inhabitants of North Lincolnshire. Councillor John Briggs opening the event followed…

    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. …

    Helping Others In The World - London Borough of Bexley

    Civic Offices, 2 Watling Street, Bexleyheath, Kent, DA6 7AT. 0.00 – 0.00
    An event on 'Helping Others In The World' by the London Borough of Bexley to mark Inter Faith Week 2018. Will spark insightful conversations and discussions on social impact and how to better help others. …

    Local Faith Reps Visiting Ashton Sixth Form College

    Ashton Sixth Form College, Darnton Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, England, OL6 9RL
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, local faith reps visited Ashton Sixth Form College to talk to students about what their faith means to them, sparking discussions and food for thought. …

    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.

    School Dinner with Stonyhurst St Mary’s Hall & Stonyhurst Chaplaincies

    Stonyhurst St Mary’s Hall, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 9PR
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, a panel discussion and school dinner was run by Stonyhurst College and Stonyhurst Chaplaincies. …

    Hopwood Lane Mosque Invitation

    97 Hopwood Lane, Halifax, HX1 4ET
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, Hopwood Lane Mosque invited staff from the Holy Nativity Church to come and eat together and meet as part of Inter Faith Week. The morning involved discussions.…

    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 —…

    Women and Faith

    Al-Hikmah Centre, 28 Track Rd, Batley, WF17 7AA. 10.00 – 12.00
    Meeting to explore the role of women and faith in society. …

    Faith & Climate Change

    Deen Centre, Birkenhead. 10.00 – 14.00
    Faith & Climate Network Interactive event.
    The event aims to offer interactive opportunities to focus on energy from heating & lighting our buildings to practical support for people experiencing fuel poverty, bringing together and sharing expertise and faith based…


    St Mary Abbots Church, Kensington Church St, Kensington, London W8 4LA. 11.00 – 13.00
    FAITHFUL DRAWING is a two hour session of exploring sacred architecture through drawing.…

    Inter Faith Coffee Morning - Muslim Women of Merton

    Morden Islamic Community Centre, 116 London Road, Morden, SM4 5AX . 11.00 – 12.30
    Welcoming women of all cultures, faiths and no faith.
    The Mayor of Merton and Local Councillors will be attending.

    Speed Faithing

    University of Westminster, W1W 6XH. 12.00 – 13.30
    The Faith and Spirituality Team is celebrating Interfaith Week 2018. Speed faithing is a religious twist on speed dating; an event which involves a series of quick rounds of opportunities to meet people and talk about faith, religion, beliefs, and…

    All in Good Faith

    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council, Council Offices, Station Road, Wigston, Leics LE18 2DR. 12.00 – 14.00
    Presentation on the diversity of faith communities resident and active in the borough of Oadby and Wigston. Including contributions from council staff, elected members, community groups and organisations which provide a service in the Borough (featuring Christian, Bahá’í, Jewish and…

    Campus Cohesion - De Montfort University

    Portland Building, De Montfort University, Gateway House, Leicester LE1 9BH. 12.00 – 23.59
    Religious groups across campus are coming together to give you a taster of their faith and also offer some amazing food!

    Stop by, have a chat, join in with games and learn about the reasons for faith…

    Faith in the Workplace - Network Rail

    The Quadrant: MK - Auditorium, Elder Gate, Milton Keynes, MK9 1EN. 12.00 – 13.00
    A talk by Maria Power on 'Faith in the Workplace'.
    Dr Maria Power is a Research Fellow at Blackfriars, University of Oxford. Her academic research focuses on the role that religions can play in ameliorating violence and ethnic…

    Railway Chaplain - Faith at Work - West Hampstead Signal Centre

    Signal Centre, West Hampstead Rail Station, West End Ln, London, NW6 2LJ. 12.00 – 13.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week, an event on 'Faith at Work' at the West Hampstead Signal Centre (Breakout Area) by Network Rail in the presence of a Railway Chaplain.
    Andrea Smyth will be leading it.

    Faith in a crisis: are faith and belief groups the new first responders?

    The Churchill Room, 100 Parliament Street, Westminster, London, SW1A 2ER. 12.30 – 13.30
    Panel discussion on the role of faith and belief groups in supporting communities in crisis. Our panel will comprise Bishop Graham Tomlin (Bishop of Kensington) and Mr Abdurahman Sayed (Al Manaar Mosque, North Kensington) who will speak about their involvement…

    Faith in the Workplace

    Great Minster House, 33 Horseferry Rd, Westminster, London SW1P 4DR. 12.45 – 14.00
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week, the Department of Transport are holding an internal event on Thursday. There will be a talk on faith in the workplace. …

    What Inter Faith Week Means to Me: A Buddhist Perspective

    Church Heritage Room, Methodist Church, 10a Bishop Street, Town Hall Square, Leicester, LE1 6AF. 13.00 – 13.30
    A talk on 'What Inter Faith Week Means to Me: A Buddhist Perspective' by Kevin Commons. …

    Communicating Peace in the public sphere: sustainable futures

    Clephan Building, Room 0.01 (13:00-14:00), Room 2.33 (14:00-15:00) and Room 2.02B (15:00-16:00) De montfort University, LE1 9BH. 13.00 – 17.00
    Communicating Peace in the public sphere: CoS
    Thursday, November 15, 2018

    13:00-14:00 (CL0.01) Introduction and screening
    Introduction Professor Richard Bull
    14:00-15:00 (CL2.33) Panel 1 discussion and networking
    Allan Hayes, RSA

    Sikhs: The Sikh Society of MK; Network Rail

    The Quadrant: MK - Auditorium, Elder Gate, Milton Keynes, MK9 1EN. 13.00 – 14.00
    "God created all of us from one light and none are good or bad"
    (Sri Guru Granth Sahib p1349). The Sikh Society of Milton Keynes is hosting an event on Sikhism in partnership with Network Rail at the Quadrant…

    What Inter Faith Stands For - Navjivan Vadil Kendra

    Navjivan Vadil Kendra, 16 Haywood Close, Pinner, Middlesex, HA5 3LQ. 14.00 – 15.00
    As a part of Inter Faith Week, we have arranged a talk at our Centre, Navjivan Vadil Kendra. Our speaker is Mr. Harshad Sanghrajka, MBE, who will address our members on what Inter Faith stands for and throw light on…

    Interfaith Summit 2018

    Amnesty International UK Human Rights Action Centre 25 New Inn Yard London EC2A 3EA. 15.30 – 21.00
    Coinciding with UK Interfaith Week in November, the summit is a unique event bringing together young people from diverse communities to connect with others, explore important themes, and sign up to joint action in the UK. Along with workshops, panel…

    Dangerous Delusions: Learning to understand each other

    The Crypt St Johns Church, 200 Cambridge Heath Road, Bethnal Green, London, E2 9PA. 16.00 – 19.00
    In celebration of Inter Faith Week 2018, the Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum will be hosting a community discussion to explore what we can do together to make Tower Hamlets a better place to live and work. There will be…

    Religion and LGBT+ Rights - Is It A Competition?

    The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1PL . 18.00 – 21.00
    All too often it is assumed that either a person's faith or their support for LGBT+ rights must take precedence over the other. The interaction between the two can be especially problematic given that religion/belief and sexual orientation are both…

    International Cafe

    University of Salford Students' Union, University House, The Crescent, Salford, M5 4WT. 18.00 – 20.00
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week, join the International Society for the International Cafe, a free get together for all students on campus to relax and get to know each other. People from all faiths and none are welcome to attend.…

    An Inter Faith Week Event at The Restaurant at Basingstoke College of Technology

    Basingstoke College of Technology, Worting Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 8TN. 18.00 – 21.30
    As part of National Inter Faith Week, an Inter Faith Event at The Restaurant at Basingstoke College of Technology. …

    Faith in Prisons - Hounslow Friends of Faith

    Hanuman Hindu Temple, Sri Datta Yoga Centre, 51 Beech Avenue, Brentford, TW8 8NQ. 19.00 – 21.30
    A meeting to celebrate National Inter Faith Week 2018. Speaker: Bharti Tailor, Hindu Chaplain at Bronzefield and Send Women’s Prisons…

    Faith, Humanity and Modern Medicine

    Anglia Ruskin, Bishop Hall Lane, Chelmsford, CM1 1SQ. 19.30 – 21.00
    Over the last 8 years, Anglia Ruskin University has been proud to support the National Inter Faith Week campaign, highlighting the work by local faith, inter-faith and faith-based groups across Essex.

    This year we are delighted…

    Scriptural Reasoning on the theme of peace

    Large Conference Room, Church House, Ogleforth, YO1 7JN
    On behalf of York Minster, the Revd Canon Dr Chris Collingwood invites you to this event where members of various faith traditions will share what their scriptures say about peace as this is during the week of the centenary commemoration…

    Three Faiths: One Question - Veritas Forum at the University of Birmingham

    Avon Room, University Centre, University of Birmingham, B15 2TT. 19.30 – 21.30
    Three Faiths: One Question: Why do good people do bad things? Christian, Muslim, and Sikh speakers will explore the concepts and assumptions that underlie each religion, and how these lead to differing worldviews. Inspired by the diversity of the city…

    Perspectives on Christianity

    Grey College Chapel, Fountains Hall, Grey College, South Road, Durham, DH1 3LG. 19.30 – 21.30

    Reflection of conflict and the result of dialogue - When it works and what happens when it fails

    Lecture Theatre 3, Central Building, Stranmillis University College, Belfast BT9 5DY. 19.30 – 21.30
    A panel discussion. Chair, Peter Osborne. Panel: Mrs Shoshana Appleton, the Revd Dr Johnston McMaster, and Sheikh Anwar Maddy.…

    Is Consciousness Produced by the Brain or a Quality of the Soul

    Room 1, Friends Meeting House, Meeting House Lane, Lancaster, LA1 1TX. 19.30 – 21.00
    "What is the fundamental, empirical base of existence? It seems to me that the idea that consciousness arises from neurons is groundless — consciousness can’t be secondary because it’s the thing that you’re using to experience and describe things in…

    Inter Faith Meeting at St Paul’s Church Walsall

    The Parish Office, Darwall Street, Walsall, WS1 1DA. 19.30 – 21.30
    As part of Inter Faith Week, St Paul's Church in Walsall are holding an inter faith meeting at 7:30pm. They will be exploring what inter faith work is, why we do it, and answering questions.

  • Friday 16 November

    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.…

    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. …

    Chichester Anna Chaplaincy visiting Sussex Community NHS Staff

    Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust HQ, Brighton General Hospital, Elm Grove, Brighton, BN2 3EW. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of National Inter Faith Week, Chichester Anna Chaplaincy visiting Sussex Community NHS Staff.…

    Inter Faith Lecture on Love & Unity at Watford Boys Grammar School

    Watford Grammar School for Boys, Rickmansworth Road, Watford, WD18 7JF . 0.00 – 0.00
    Watford Interfaith Association to attend Watford Boys Grammar School where there will be a lecture on 'Love & Unity'. …

    Inter Week Event - Luton Council of Faiths

    Hindu Mandir / Community Centre, Hereford Road, Lewsey Farm, Luton, LU4 OPS. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week, Luton Council of Faiths organised an event at Luton Hindu Mandir and Community Centre. An opportunity for networking and dialogue with other organisations including Near Neighbours, Grassroots Luton, etc. We will be also…

    Culture & Food Event - St. Richard’s Hospice

    St. Richard’s Hospice Foundation, Wildwood Drive, Worcester, WR5 2QT. 0.00 – 0.00
    St. Richard's Hospice will be welcoming staff and volunteers to a 'Culture & Food' event to celebrate national Inter Faith Week 2018.
    You will get to taste dishes from 5 cultures and learn about 5 religions.

    Bring & Share Lunch - Haven House Children’s Hospice

    Haven House Children's Hospice, The White House, High Road, Woodford Green, Essex, IG8 9LB. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, a Bring & Share Lunch event will be hosted by the Haven House Children's Hospice.
    Welcoming local faith partners to celebrate the incredible diversity of the families we support. …

    Student SACRE Meeting - Stratford School Academy

    Stratford School Academy, Grosvenor Road Site, Grosvenor Road, Forest Gate, London, E7 8JA. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, a Student SACRE Meeting at the Stratford School Academy in Forest Gate.
    The Eden Girls' School in Waltham Forest will be joining us.

    Women’s Inter Faith Gathering - Baitul Ata Mosque

    Baitul Ata Mosque, 146 Willenhall Road, Wolverhampton, WV1 2HT. 0.00 – 0.00
    To celebrate National Inter Faith Week 2018, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Women’s Association are holding an Inter Faith Gathering in Baitul Ata Mosque.
    A chance to share our commonalities as well as respect our differences. …

    Raising Crime Awareness - Hayes Town Centre

    Hayes Town Center Building, Hayes. 0.00 – 0.00
    An event marking Inter Faith Week 2018. At Hayes Town Centre, raising crime awareness and offering advice on crime prevention.
    If available, pop down and have a chat with us. …

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week - The Queen Katherine School

    The Queen Katherine School, Appleby Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 6PJ . 0.00 – 0.00
    Our RE Ambassadors were pleased to welcome some local faith representatives for an informal lunch to celebrate Inter Faith Week. We were able to find out more about Sufism, Baha'ism and Judaism. Huge thanks to Karen, Daniel, Daniel and our…

    Women & Places of Worship - Leicester Christian Muslim Women’s Group

    St Philip’s Centre Limited, 2A Stoughton Drive North, Leicester, LE5 5UB
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2018, the Leicester Christian-Muslim Women’s Group organised an energised & fun planning session at the St Philip's Centre with Raheema Caratella, Revd Diane Johnson, Rabiha Hannan and others.…

    Exploring Opportunities to Connect - Active Black Country

    Active Black Country, The Deckhouse Waterfront West, Dudley Road, Brierley Hill, DY5 1LW
    Active Black Country celebrated Inter Faith Week by exploring opportunities to connect with faith groups across the Black Country at their Inclusion and Diversity Forum. …

    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…

    Friends of Stockport Inter Faith Gathering - Methodist and United Reformed Church

    Stanley Road, Heaton Moor, Stockport, SK4 4HL
    Friends of Stockport Inter Faith gathering today at Heaton Moor United Church, affirming our collective commitment for the cause of community cohesion.

    Interview with William Edgill at City, University of London

    City, University of London, Northampton Square, London, EC1V 0HB, UK
    One of the journalism students at City, University of London interviewed William Edgill about why he hosted The LGBT Community & Friends event during Inter Faith Week 2018 and why that is important.
    Also talked about some of the…

    Religion and Beliefs: Creating Inclusive Cultures at Work

    G and G Break Out Area, Elder Gate, Milton Keynes, MK9 1EN. 10.00 – 12.00
    A talk on 'Religion and Beliefs: Creating Inclusive Cultures at Work' by Tamanda Walker, PhD Researcher at the Centre for Religion in Public Life at the University of Leeds. She has a background in Human Resources Management, Diversity and Inclusion…

    Railway Chaplain - Faith at Work - Eversholt Street

    Room 3.11, Network Rail, 1 Eversholt Street, London, NW1 2DN. 11.00 – 12.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2018, an event on 'Faith at Work' at Eversholt Street (Room 3.11) run by Network Rail in the presence of a Railway Chaplain.
    Andrea Smyth will be leading it.

    Interfaith week lunch drop in

    Cafe Diwali, Crane Street, Salisbury SP1 2QD. 12.00 – 14.00
    To mark Interfaith Week (11-18 November 2018) an informal drop in lunch event has been organised to take place at Café Diwali, in Salisbury. This is an invitation to all wishing to come together during Interfaith Week 2018 to discuss…

    Railway Chaplain - Faith at Work - Waterloo Station

    Waterloo Station, Waterloo Road, Lambeth, London, SE1 8SW. 12.00 – 13.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, an event on 'Faith at Work' at Waterloo Station in Room 2.7 run by the Network Rail in the presence of a Railway Chaplain.
    Christopher Henley will be leading it.…

    What Inter Faith Week Means To Me: A View from the Dialogue Society

    Methodist Church, Church Heritage Room, 10a Bishop Street, Town Hall Square, Leicester, LE1 6AF. 13.00 – 13.30
    Last of five lunchtime talks, each one from a different faith perspective.…

    Save our Planet: Inter Faith Perspectives - St Mary’s University

    259 Waldegrave Road, Twickenham. 13.00 – 23.59
    Part of Inter Faith Week at St Mary's University…

    Reflection with the Race and Faith Network

    University of Brighton, Cockcroft Building, Lewes Road, Brighton BN2 4GJ. 13.00 – 15.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, the University of Brighton Chaplaincy is organising a reflection with the Race and Faith Network on the question, "What does inter faith mean?" in the social space by the kitchen on level 6 of Cockcroft.…

    Islamophobia Awareness by Mend; Network Rail

    The Quadrant: MK - Auditorium, Elder Gate, Milton Keynes, MK9 1EN. 15.00 – 16.00
    A talk on 'Islamophobia Awareness' by Mend in partnership with Network Rail. It is at the Quadrant MK - Auditorium at Network Rail HQ. …

    Peace Begins With Tolerance & Respect - Voice of Islam Radio

    Voice of Islam Radio Studios, Baitul Futuh Mosque, 181 London Road, Morden, Surrey, SM4 5PT. 16.00 – 18.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, a live discussion event by the Voice of Islam Radio on 'Tolerance & Respect'.


    Barking Town hall Square, Barking, IG11 7LU. 17.00 – 19.00
    During Inter Faith Week, the religious leaders of Barking and Dagenham are coming together to express the importance of inter harmony and peace. Children will also be sharing their views and aspirations.

    Come and join us where…

    General Information Session - York Buddhist Network

    Jacobs Well, Trinity Lane, Micklegate, York, YO1 6EL, North Yorkshire. 18.00 – 20.00
    York Buddhist Network invite you to their general information session so you can find out about all of the various Buddhist groups that meet in York. …

    Coffee With MEP Alex Mayer - Near Neighbours Luton

    Shree Sanatan Sewa Samaj Hindu Temple Hall, Hereford Road, Lewsey Farm, Luton, LU4 0PS
    During Inter Faith Week 2018, Near Neighbours Luton is having Coffee with our MEP Alex Mayer.
    Alex Mayer is a Labour Member of the European Parliament for the East of England. She also represents group of the Progressive…

    Friday Night Dinner - Jewish Society at Durham University

    Lindisfarne Centre, St. Aidan's College, Windmill Hill, Durham, DH1 3LJ . 19.30 – 21.30
    An event involving a Friday Night Dinner by the Jewish Society at Durham University, and in partnership with the Durham University Chaplaincy Network. Guests from ISOC. …

  • Saturday 17 November

    Inter Faith at Friendship Cafe Event

    The Friendship Cafe, Chequers Bridge Centre, Painswick Road, Gloucester, GL4 6PR. 0.00 – 0.00
    An Inter Faith Event at Friendship Cafe, for women. Promoting GEM. Supporting women 1:1 with training, education, work experience and employment.
    Moving forward with the GEM Project.

    Celebrating Diwali with the Jalaram Family

    2 Wadsworth Road, Perivale, UB6 7JD. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week, an evening of celebrating Diwali with the Jalaram Family at Jalaram Temple. Celebrating diversity as part of Inter Faith Week.

    Mosque Visit in Rochdale

    Neeli Mosque Hare St, Rochdale, OL11 1JL. 0.00 – 0.00
    Mark Coleman visited the Neeli Mosque in Rochdale as part of Inter Faith Week.

    Panel Discussion on Inter Faith Work - Mentor Wise UK

    67-69 Cowcross St, Clerkenwell, London, EC1M 6PU. 0.00 – 0.00
    For Inter Faith Week, Mentor Wise is holding a panel discussion in the meaningful evening organised by the Faith & Belief Forum. Together with several other organisations, we will be holding a fruitful discussion on inter faith work and how…

    Remembrance & Shabbat Ceremony - Wimbledon Synagogue

    The Wimbledon Synagogue, One Queensmere Road, London, SW19 5QD. 0.00 – 0.00
    A Remembrance & Shabbat ceremony in Wimbledon Synagogue - “Shabbat Shalom” - expected to have so many wonderful spiritual connections with other faiths and none.

    It will be a moving occasion where we remember the fallen and…

    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…

    ‘Spice Up Your Life’ PTFA Event - Heskin Pemberton CE Primary School

    Heskin Pemberton’s Church of England Primary School, Withington Lane, Heskin, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 5LU. 0.00 – 0.00
    A curry night with a 3 course meal & a hands-on cookery demonstration at Heskin Pemberton CE Primary School.

    Faiths and Sustainability - taking responsibility for our planet

    St Peter's Conference Centre, Dormer Place, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV32 5AA. 9.30 – 14.00
    An event to raise awareness of the current environmental issues, to proved the community with an outline of services and support available and for members of the community to raise issues and concerns with key services providers.

    ‘Peace Now: The Personal Dimension’’

    Friargate Quaker Meeting House, Lower Friargate, York YO1 9RL, UK . 10.00 – 16.45
    Open Conference and workshops. As part of York Quakers' commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, this day of talks and workshops offers an opportunity to move on to active peace-keeping in the present day.…

    Understanding Islam and Christianity

    Al-Mahdi Institute, 60 Weoley Park Road, Selly Oak, Birmingham, B29 6RB. 10.00 – 17.00
    Special study-day workshop to be conducted by Dr Chris Hewer. Dr Chris Hewer comes from a background in Christian theology, education, Islamic studies and inter-faith studies and has worked in the field of Muslims in Britain and Christian-Muslim relations since…

    Corrymeela in Exeter - Mercy, Justice, Truth and Peace

    Alumni Auditorium, the Forum, University of Exeter, Streatham Campus, Northcote House, Exeter, EX4 4QJ R. 10.00 – 16.30
    An inter faith conference, open to those of all faiths and beliefs and none. Speaker: Pádraig Ó Tuama - a poet, theologian, mediator and peace activist/educator. Since 2014, he has been the leader of the Corrymeela Community which works for…

    pop up cafe

    Beccles library Blyburgate, Beccles NR34 9TB. 10.00 – 12.00
    open house free cafe in the town (Beccles) library offering a chance to talk to someone from a different faith, to think about issues relevant to cohesive communities, take a "thought for the day" from a basket of inspirational quotes…

    Coffee Morning - Ahmadiyya Muslim Women’s Association

    Ahmadiyya Muslims Women's Association . 10.00 – 12.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week, Ahmadiyya Muslim Women’s Association to hold a Coffee Morning inviting members of different faiths. They plan to raise as much money as they can that will go towards the Poppy Appeal. …

    Service to Mark Inter Faith Week - Kol Chai - The Hatch End Reform Jewish Community

    Kol Chai Hatch End Jewish Community, 434 Uxbridge Road Hatch End, Pinner, Middlesex, HA5 4RG. 10.30 – 12.30
    A Service to Mark Inter Faith Week by the Kol Chai - The Hatch End Reform Jewish Community. Led by Rabbi Naomi Goldman with guest speaker, Miqdaad Versi from the Muslim Council of Britain.
    In the presence of…

    Inter Faith Week Vegan Meetup

    Temple Goods, 17 Amhurst Terrace, E8 2BT London, United Kingdom. 11.00 – 16.00
    An inter faith meet up for vegans of faith - learn more about other faiths, and make new friends smile For more information, check out our Facebook event:

    Veterans Tea Party

    New Testament Church of God, 11-13 Oughton Road, Birmingham, B12 0DF. 14.00 – 17.00
    Our Multi-Faith Community Ambassadors will be holding our 2nd Veterans Tea Party. An exciting afternoon for young people and veterans to share stories, ask questions and engage with those who fought for our freedom. Remembering those who served as Uniformed…

    Migration overview with Faith Representatives

    Al Hikmah Centre, Batley. 14.00 – 23.59
    Meeting to give an overview of migration and how faith centres can be places of welcome.…

    Inter Faith Week Forum & Dinner - Ahmadiyya Muslim Women’s Association

    Fircroft Primary School, Fircroft Road, Tooting, London, SW17 7PP. 15.00 – 18.00
    Ahmadiyya Muslim Women’s Association welcomes you to the Interfaith Week forum and dinner. An inter faith dialogue on: if there is a God? Then why is there suffering in this world? Between 7 major faiths who will share their beliefs…

    Kol Echad concert Wisbech

    St Peter and St Paul Church, Wisbech. 19.00 – 21.00
    In celebration of Inter Faith Week 2018, Wisbech Interfaith Forum will be hosting a concert by Kol Echad, the Cambridgeshire Jewish Choir. There will be an extended intermission to enable the choir and audience to interact and learn from each…

  • Sunday 18 November

    ‘Responding to War and Peace - A Personal Faith Perspective’

    Durham, UK
    Each year Durham County Council, through our Partnerships Team, supports the small but diverse County Durham Faiths Network put on an event to mark Inter Faith Week. This year the Network, to mark the Centenary Armistice Day, will be holding…

    Celebrating Guru Nanak Ji’s 449th Birthday - Sri Guru Singh Sabha

    Gurdwara Sri Guru Singh, Sabha Havelock Road, Southall, UB2 4NP . 0.00 – 0.00
    A wonderful afternoon of celebrating Guru Nanak Ji's 449th birthday as part of National Inter Faith Week at Sri Guru Singh Sabha. …

    Discussion on Religious Communities Working Together During Inter Faith Week (BBC Radio)

    BBC Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London, W1A 1AA. 0.00 – 0.00
    On Mitzvah Day, Laura Marks of Mitzvah Day and guests from Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh (HSS) and Muslim Aid joined Sunny and Shay to discuss the importance of religious communities working together during Inter Faith Week on BBC Radio London.

    Tea & Synagogue Tour - Menorah Reform Jewish Community

    Menorah Synagogue, Altrincham Road, Manchester, M22 4RZ. 0.00 – 0.00
    For Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week, Menorah Reform Jewish Community invited its neighbours for tea and a synagogue tour.
    Menorah Outreach supported refugee & asylum seeker projects & food banks. …

    Litter Picking with Harrow Citizens

    The Ridgeway, North Harrow, HA2 7PF. 0.00 – 0.00
    Litter picking in West Harrow today with Harrow Citizens institutions as part of Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week. An opportunity to learn a lot about Judaism and Methodism. …

    St. Thomas Batley Church Service

    Grosvenor Road, Batley, WF17 0LX. 0.00 – 0.00
    Sheikh Irfan Soni was invited to speak during the service at St. Thomas Batley Church at the end of Inter Faith Week. …

    Rising Divisions and Solutions for Community Cohesion

    Kol Chai Hatch End Jewish Community, 434 Uxbridge Road Hatch End, Pinner Middlesex, HA5 4RG. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week, Miqdaad Versi, Management Consultant, Media Spokesperson for Muslim Council, will be speaking at Kol Chai Reform Synagogue on rising divisions and will be providing practical solutions to ensure that communities can get to…

    Inter Faith Visit at Leeds Mosque

    36 Thornville Road, Leeds, LS6 1JY, United Kingdom. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week, there will be an open day at Leeds Mosque and anyone is free to visit. This day will strengthen good relations between communities and helps break down social barriers, as well as debunk some…

    Cook, Discuss and Eat - Faiths at Preston

    Wellington Road, Preston, PR2 1BU. 0.00 – 0.00
    Inter Faith Week in Preston, where Muslims, Christians, Hindus and Sikhs cook, discuss, eat and enjoy each other's company. …

    How Do We Make Inter Faith Meaningful? - Plymouth Unitarians

    Plymouth Unitarian Church, Notte Street, Plymouth, PL1 2HG. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of National Inter Faith Week 2018, Plymouth Unitarians will be running a service on 'How Do We Make Inter Faith Meaningful?'.…

    Inter Faith Stories Discussion - Dr Kevin Gunan Shang

    BBC Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London, W1A 1AA. 7.00 – 8.00
    A BBC Radio 4 discussion with Dr Kevin Gunan Shang on his Inter Faith Stories.
    Dr Kevin works with Materials & Energy, Inter Faith, East Vs West, and is a Presenter at Eastern Horizon. …

    Corrymeela Worship in Exeter - Ecumenical Christian Service

    Southernhay United Reformed Church, Dix's Field (off Paris Street), Exeter, EX1 1QA. 10.30 – 12.00
    A Christian based service of worship on November 18 in Exeter. The keynote speaker and preacher is Pádraig Ó Tuama. Pádraig Ó Tuama is a poet, theologian, mediator and peace activist/educator who since 2014, he has been the leader of…

    Turkish “Acquaintance Breakfast” - The Summit Dialogue Society

    5 Birch Road, Sheffield, S9 3XL. 10.30 – 12.00
    Turkish “Acquaintance Breakfast” hosted by The Summit Dialogue Society at 5 Birch Road in Sheffield. …

    ‘Our Responsibility to our Planet: An Inter Faith Perspective’ - York

    Saviourgate Unitarian Chapel, St. Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NQ. 11.00 – 12.30
    Inter Faith Service with the theme of ‘Our Responsibility to our planet: An inter faith perspective'.
    All welcome to attend and there will be contributions from various faith groups included in the service. …

    Light For Leeds

    Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS5 3EH. 12.00 – 16.15
    A free, drop-in Inter Faith Week event featuring representation of the major faiths and celebrating what we have in common.

    Featuring stalls, musical performances, prayer, meditation, food and drink.

    The day will conclude with…

    Inter Faith Week Discussion Badge-Making Food

    St. Peter's Church, Liverpool Grove Off Walworth Road, SE17 2HH . 12.00 – 14.30
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, a Muslim-Christian gathering event at St Peter's Church in Liverpool: Inter Faith Week Discussion Badge-Making and Food. …

    Religion Marketplace

    Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College, 1 Belgrave road, B12 9FF
    College staff members will run a market place style activity in the student communal area advertising information on different Religious beliefs / practices. Each stall will represent a Religion and will be used to educate students about the basics of…

    Celebration of UK Inter Faith Week

    Hull Unitarian Church, Park Street, Hull, HU2 8TA. 13.30 – 15.30
    Celebrating UK Inter Faith Week at the Hull Unitarian Church. Speakers from various faith communities and civic representatives, including Joan Cook, President of UK Unitarians General Assembly.

    Tread Lightly on this Earth: Exploring Food, Faith & Living Sustainably

    Guru Nanak Gurdwara, 128-130 High Street, Smethwick, West Midlands, B66 3AP. 14.00 – 17.00
    An afternoon exploring ‘Low Carbon Food’ from different faith perspectives. Topics will be: faiths and food, reducing our food footprint, ‘waste not, want not’, inspiring personal stories and pledging to take action. The event is part of the Living The…

    ‘Death Cafe’

    Quaker Meeting House, 16 Queens Road, Leicester, LE2 1WP. 14.00 – 16.00
    A meeting at the Quaker Meeting House in Leicester on the subject of 'Death Cafe'. Organised by Leicester Quakers. Get together with a small group of interested people in a friendly, relaxed environment and chat about a topic which is…

    Celebrating Faith 2018

    Hove Town Hall, Norton Road, BN3 3BQ. 14.00 – 18.00
    Come and find out about the broad range of social welfare and community development projects that are delivered by our faith communities, and the difference it makes to our city.

    The event will include contributions from…

    ‘Mitzvah - Mawlid Day’ - Community of Jews and Muslims (COJAM)

    The Montagu Centre, 21 Maple Street, London, W1T 4BE . 15.00 – 18.00
    This will be a fun afternoon where Muslim and Jewish friends of COJAM, along with people of other faiths and those who follow no particular faith, will join us to meet and share food, and, in small facilitated groups, get…

    Guildford and Godalming Interfaith Forum - Bridges not Barriers

    St Nicolas Church, Bury Street, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 4AW. 16.00 – 19.00
    Guildford and Godalming Interfaith Forum will be holding their annual Interfaith Service, ‘Bridges not Borders’, to mark Inter Faith Week.
    Representatives of local Hindu, Jewish, Christian, Buddhist, Muslim, Sikh & Baha’i communities will be sharing their Faith teachings and…

    ‘Inter Faith Devotional’

    53 Viceroy Close, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B5 7US. 18.00 – 19.00
    The devotional programme will include readings and prayers, including from the Baha’i Faith on the theme of peace and unity, interspersed with music.…

    Sir Thomas Browne and Arthur Dee: Alchemy in 17th-Century Norwich

    Silver Road Community Centre, 34 Silver Road, Norwich, NR3 4TB. 19.00 – 21.30
    A talk by Chris Wood.
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  • Monday 19 November

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week - Rochdale Sixth Form College

    Rochdale Sixth Form College, College Road, Rochdale, OL12 6HY. 0.00 – 0.00
    Mayor Mohammed Zaman, in collaboration with Near Neighbours, hosted an inter faith event on Thursday 15 November at Rochdale Town Hall in celebration of Inter Faith Week, which is acknowledged nationally.

    This event was held with the…

    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. …

    Mitzvah Day Cooking for Emmanuel Church Night Shelter - Al-Khoei Foundation

    Stone Hall, Chevening Road, London, NW6 6TN. 0.00 – 0.00
    To mark national Inter Faith Week 2018, Mrs Najwa Asad from the Al-Khoei Foundation and Ninsen Aziz representing the Al-Sadiq and Al-Zahra Shcools, participate in Mitzvah Day cooking for Emmanuel Church Night Shelter.…

    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.…

    National Sikh Prayer Day Ardas - North Middlesex Hospital

    North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust, Sterling Way, London, N18 1QX. 0.00 – 0.00
    Members of National Sikh Prayer Day led in Ardas and knitted and donated orange hats for the Maternity Unit at North Middlesex Hospital. …

    Inter Faith Week Event at the Unity Centre (Rotherham)

    The Unity Centre, St Leonards Road, Rotherham, S65 1PD. 17.00 – 18.00
    Rotherham Inter-Faith Group invite you to join us for a ‘Tea Party’ to celebrate national Inter Faith Week at the Unity Centre.
    Celebrating the richness of our different Faiths & Cultures in Rotherham.…

    Rotherham Inter-Faith Group Tea Party: Celebrating the Richness of our Different Faiths and Cultures

    The Unity Centre, St Leonards Road, Rotherham, S65 1PD. 17.00 – 18.00
    We welcome all who join us. We follow a simple agenda. We share a 'cuppa', stories, fellowship and silence; holding Rotherham and the World in the Light. We also consider ways of contributing to peace and unity in Rotherham and…

    MFC Annual Lecture – Unity in Diversity by Terry Waite

    Multifaith Centre, University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby, DE22 1GB. 18.00 – 20.30
    A lecture by Terry Waite to mark Inter Faith Week.

    Terry Waite was born in the County of Cheshire, England on the 31st of May 1939. He was educated at Stockton Heath High School and studied Theology…

    A dialogue between humanists and Christians about the meaning of life

    South Farnham School, Menin Way, Farnham, GU9 8DY. 19.30 – 21.00
    The local Christian community, Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics, Humanists UK and Farnham Humanists, come together to host a dialogue in which we explore the meaning of life. The panel members are: Lara Buchanan (Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics); Vince…

    The Possibilities and Challenges of Inter Faith Dialogue

    St Paul’s Church, Church Street, St Paul’s, Canterbury CT1 1NH. 20.00 – 21.30
    As part of Inter Faith Week, Rev. Dr Jeremy Law, Dean of Chapel, Canterbury Christ Church University, will be leading an address and a discussion on inter faith dialogue. …

  • Tuesday 20 November

    Faith Leaders & Bridging Communities

    Stone Hall, Chevening Road, London, NW6 6TN. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of National Inter Faith Week 2018, several London faith leaders will be speaking on their contributions in bridging communities at the Al-Khoei Foundation.

    Lessons Brits Can Learn From Indian & Jewish Communities

    Indian Jewish Association, Shield House, Harmony Way, London, NW4 2BZ. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of national Inter Faith Week 2018, an event by the IJA (Indian-Jewish Association UK) on the lessons that Brits can learn from Indian and Jewish Communities.
    Distinguished guests include the Chief Rabbi, an Old Bailey Judge,…

    Inter Faith Week - Kent County Council

    Workhouse Cottages, Workhouse Lane, Sutton Valence, Maidstone, ME17 3JD, UK. 0.00 – 0.00
    Places of worship across Kent opened their doors and welcomed new visitors as part of Inter Faith Week, co-ordinated by the county council, and a conference at County Hall attracted local leaders of all the major faiths. …

    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.…

    The Families of Faith - Islamic Society of Britain

    St Andrews, 31 Psalter Lane, Sheffield, S11 8YL. 18.00 – 20.00
    To mark the Inter Faith week 2018, Islamic Society of Britain will be holding a special evening, where different faiths come together to answer the questions still left unanswered.

    Topics of discussion on the evening include:

    SUPPORTING HARROW RESIDENTS - A GUEST PANEL DISCUSSION Faith-based social action in our community

    Harrow Civic Centre, Station Road, Harrow HA1 2XY. 19.30 – 21.30
    Refreshments & Interfaith Displays - Members Lounge, from 7:30pm
    A Guest Panel Discussion and Q&A - Council Chamber 8:00pm

    Free Tickets from Eventbrite:…

  • Wednesday 21 November

    Distributing Free Goods to Vulnerable People - PT Asian Women

    Limelight, 1 St. Brides Way, Old Trafford, Manchester, M16 9NW . 0.00 – 0.00
    Inter Faith Week 2018 enabled Pulling Together Asian Women's Group, through funding from In Kind Direct and Postcode Lottery, to distribute a wide range of free goods to vulnerable people including Syrian women and children in local hostels.…

    Words on Religious Tolerance - Watford Boys Grammar School

    Watford Grammar School for Boys, Rickmansworth Road, Watford, WD18 7JF . 0.00 – 0.00
    Watford Boys PRE Department organised a presentation and discussion that covers the 'benefits of religious tolerance' as part of national Inter Faith Week 2018. …

    Peace and Reconcilliation: Reflections on the Genocide in Bosnia

    Newcastle Heaton Mosque, 1 Rothbury Terrace, Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 5XH. 18.00 – 20.30
    An evening of inter faith dialogue to be held at the Newcastle Heaton Mosque. Speakers: Smajo Beso, Ann Scofield and Andy Lie.

    My Favourite Story from Our Scriptures ‘Show and Tell’ Evening

    Shirley House Interfaith Centre, 31 Psalter Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8YL. 19.30 – 21.30
    An opportunity to ‘Show and Tell’ favourite stories from our scriptures at the Shirley House Interfaith Centre as part of Inter Faith Week.…

  • Thursday 22 November

    Marking Inter Faith Week - Bedford College

    Cauldwell Street, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9AH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Bedford College is marking national Inter Faith Week 2018 with a display of objects representing different religions.

    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. …

    What does “Belonging” mean from four faith perspectives in this diverse Britain?

    Solent University, East Park Terrace, Southampton, SO14 0YN
    What does “Belonging” mean from four faith perspectives in this diverse Britain? The Chaplain and the Faith Advisors of the Solent Hub Spirituality and Reflection Team at Solent University. …

    Prevent in Higher Education Workshop - Queen Mary, UOL, Students’ Union

    Francis Bancroft Building, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London, E1 4NS. 17.00 – 19.00
    Islamophobia is a prejudice which feeds on ignorance and fear to promote hatred and social divisions. It is a prejudice which permeates the many facets of the Muslim lifestyle; personal, professional, and institutional.
    Islamophobia Awareness Month aims to…

  • 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…

  • Saturday 24 November

    Who do you think we are?

    Parkview, Blackmore Crescent, Sheerwater, GU21 5NZ. 14.00 – 16.00
    When people look into their family's past, they often get surprises. We invite you to a discussion of discovery about our personal journeys to Woking. Come and chat over afternoon tea.…

    Who do we think we are?

    Parkview, Blackmore Crescent, Sheerwater, GU21 5NZ. 14.00 – 16.00
    When people look into their family’s past, they often get surprises. We invite you to a discussion of discovery about our personal journeys to Woking. Come and chat over afternoon tea…

  • Monday 26 November

    Working in Collaboration - Huddersfield University Students

    University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH. 0.00 – 0.00
    Community Cohesion Kirklees and Huddersfield University Students discussed working in collaboration, and agreed their first joint project will be to develop a Student Inter Faith Leadership Programme. …

    Teachers Sharing Similarities & Differences - Woodlands Community Primary School

    Woodlands Community Primary School, Hollybank Road, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH41 2SY
    An event leading on from Inter Faith Week by Woodlands Community Primary School.
    Teachers gathered together to share their beliefs and look at similarities and differences when it comes to their lives.
    They found they share a lovely…

    Sheffield Interfaith Food and Friendship - Shirley House Interfaith Centre

    31 Psalter Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 8YL. 18.00 – 20.00
    A Food and Friendship event as part of national Inter Faith Week - please bring and share dinner at Shirley House Interfaith Centre. …

  • Wednesday 28 November

    Moral Maze, The Morality of Friendship - BBC Radio 4

    BBC Broadcasting House, Portland Place, London, W1A 1AA
    An Inter Faith Week event by BBC Radio 4 on 'Moral Maze, The Morality of Friendship'.
    A great debate on the value of friendships with people who hold views different to your own. A great follow up to our…

    Arsenal Football Club Celebrate Inter Faith Week

    Arsenal Football Club, Highbury House, 75 Drayton Park, London, N5 1BU
    These events, led by Arsenal in the Community staff, took place at both Emirates Stadium and London Colney and formed part of the UK-wide Inter Faith Week initiative.

    For the two-day event at Emirates Stadium we…

  • Thursday 29 November

    Rights of Women & Universal Roles Shared in Society - Ahmadi Ladies London

    Lajna Headquarters, Baitul Nusrat, 75 Gressenhall Road, London, SW18 5QH
    Women from London came together for Inter Faith Week 2018 to discuss the 'Rights of Women & Universal Roles Shared in Society'. Thank you to Eleanor Bowman, Kamontip Evans, Rev Ruth Turner, and LajnaUK for speaking at the event. …

  • Friday 30 November

    APPG on the Baha’i Faith Lunch - House of Commons

    Churchill Room, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. 0.00 – 0.00
    As part of National Inter Faith Week 2018, an 'APPG on the Baha'i Faith' lunch meeting in the Churchill Room at the House of Commons.
    Baha'is celebrated their Twin Holy Days this month. …

  • Sunday 2 December

    Nisa Nashim Chanuka Event

    1 Hainault Avenue, Giffard Park, Milton Keynes MK14 5PQ
    An Inter Faith event was organised by the Milton Keynes branch of Nisa Nashim. The event involved a discussion with cue cards, storytelling, and food.…

  • Wednesday 5 December

    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.

  • Tuesday 11 December

    Beliefs & Practices - The Zoroastrians

    Victoria Centre, 46-50 Palk Road, Wellingborough, NN8 1HR. 19.30 – 21.30
    The Zoroastrians: One of the world’s oldest religions: Beliefs & Practices with guest speaker Malcolm M. Deboo. Wellingborough Inter Faith warmly invites you to this presentation. …

  • Saturday 15 December

    Soft power, Faith and Foreign Policy - British Foreign Policy Group

    23 Grafton Street, Mayfair, London, W1S 4EY. 0.00 – 23.59
    The BFPG collaborated with the Faith and Belief Forum’s Youth Council to host an event on ‘Faith, Soft Power and foreign policy’. The panel discussion was part of the annual interfaith summit which takes place during national Interfaith week every…

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