Activities calendar

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2020. Many activities this year will take place virtually, and an icon identifies these on the list below. You can also filter online/ socially distanced in-person activities using the controls above.

  • Wednesday 4 November

    NTU Faith - interfaith Week Celebration Event

    Nottingham UK. 22.52 – 23.59
    NTU Faith will be bringing together a range of diverse faith traditions for an inclusive and exciting inter faith celebration during Interfaith Week 2020. There will be the opportunity to hear how different faith traditions come together for the common…

  • Sunday 8 November

    Meet the Faith Socs

    Coventry uk. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    All week we'll be showcasing the amazing faith societies that you can join! We'll be celebrating their contributions to the student experience, and letting you find out about what they do, and how you get involved. …

    Share an Image of Light for Diwali and Inter Faith Week

    Bournemouth. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Due to the national lockdown, Diwali celebrations may look a little different this year. To celebrate both Diwali and Inter Faith Week, we are asking the BU community to join together in hope by sharing an image of light, wherever…

    Spread a little joy project

    Bournemouth . 0.00 – 0.00
    Our Faith & Reflection team are marking Inter Faith Week by distributing knitting packs, free of charge, to members of the BU and AUB community as part of their ‘Spread a little joy’ project. These packs contain knitting needles, yarn…

    DMU Faith Advisors introduce Inter Faith Week and answer questions

    De Montfort University, Leicester. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    De Montfort University's Imam Mohammed Laher introduces Inter Faith Week and its Faith Advisors unvite questions in subsequent videos from DMU students via Instagram Stories, and will be answering them on Instagram during Inter Faith Week…

    Showcasing student groups for Inter Faith Week - The Catholic Society

    Leicester. 0.00 – 0.00
    One of a series of videos about different student groups at the university.…

    Interfaith art competion: Faith in a Time of Crisis

    University Park, Nottingham NG7 2RD. 0.00 – 0.00
    Art competition.…

    Supporting Inter Faith Week

    Wirral Metropolitan College. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Wirral Metropolitan College highlighted its support for Inter Faith Week's aims, and the services and support offered to staff and students of all faiths and beliefs…

    Video series

    Goldsmiths University, 8 Lewisham Way, New Cross, London SE14 6NW
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week in 2020, the Multi-Faith Chaplaincy at Goldsmiths is collaborating with the Equality Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) team with a series of video shorts from students, staff and members of local religious communities, focusing on talking…

    Inter Faith Week Facebook series about the different faith and belief advisers at Teeside University

    Faith and Reflection Service, Teesside University, Middlesbrough Tees Valley TS1 3BX UK
    Series of Facebook posts about different faith and belief advisers that student can contact.…

    An Inter Faith Week film projection and message

    Multi-Faith Centre at the University of Derby, Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB United Kingdom
    For #InterFaithWeek 2020, students at the University of Derby projected a short film about pilgrimage onto the MFC building and created a beautiful, thought-provoking message for us all.…

    Interfaith Meditation

    Leeds University Union. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    Activities to complete in your own time during Inter Faith Week at Leeds University Union:
    giving to a food bank, hog-friendly lockdown litter picking with LUU Enviro-soc, writing to elderly people in care homes, Interfaith buddies and Leeds Stem…

    Highlighting Faith societies

    Liverpool Guild of Students. 0.00 – Sunday 15 November 0.00
    All Week during Inter Faith Week, Liverpool Guild of Students are highlighting their faith societies on their web portal - an opportunity for students to learn more about the diverse faiths on campus.…

    Virtual Peace Walk

    University of Southampton, 41 University Rd, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1TL. 14.00 – 15.00
    A Virtual Peace Walk on zoom, with tours of places of worship around the city of Southampton. Please contact for registration and zoom details …

    College Tea and Conversation

    Roehampton University - Southlands and Digby Stuart Colleges, Roehampton Ln, London SW15 5PU. 14.30 – 16.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week, come and find out about the chaplaincy…

    Opening event - Sunderland Interfaith Week Peace Gathering

    Sunderland (online). 18.00 – 19.15
    This opening event of Sunderland Inter Faith Week 2020 is a Peace Gathering which will have a prayer from each major faith tradition, and a chance to remember those who have died in all the wars since World War I,…

  • Monday 9 November

    Inter Faith Week online series about interfaith research projects

    Woolf Institute, Madingley Road (149.10 km) CB3 0UB Cambridge. 0.00 – 0.00
    Woolf Institute staff talk about how they are taking their interfaith research and projects online. …

    Why I got involved in interfaith - alumni series

    LSE Faith Centre, London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE
    During #InterfaithWeek we are sharing quotes from, or chosen by, our programme alumni to show why they get involved with #interfaith.…

    Inter Faith Week tweet series reflecting different faiths

    York St John University Chaplaincy, Lord Mayor's Walk, York YO31 7EX
    It's #InterFaithWeek - Each day, we'll be celebrating a different #faith with images & quotes.
    Find out more about the faiths Chaplaincy supports:

    Morning Prayer

    Swansea University. 9.00 – 9.30
    Morning Prayer led by Fr Tim Ardouin
    Email to book…

    Guided meditation

    Swansea University. 9.30 – 10.00
    Guided meditation with Fr Tim Ardouin
    Email to book…

    Interfaith Dialogue: ‘Saving the Earth’

    University of Southampton, 41 University Rd, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1TL. 17.00 – 18.30
    An Interfaith Dialogue on the theme of 'Saving the Earth' with representatives from different faith groups from the University of Southampton Faith and Reflection Centre.
    Please contact for registration and zoom details …

    The Parents Circle (Israel-Palestine Reconciliation)

    Leeds University Union. 17.00 – 19.00
    The Parents Circle – Families Forum (PCFF) is a joint Israeli-Palestinian organization of over 600 families, all of whom have lost an immediate family member to the ongoing conflict. Moreover, the PCFF has concluded that the process of reconciliation between…

    Lecture: Universal 4-Path Journey and COVID

    Swansea University. 17.00 – 18.00
    Lecture by Alexander John
    Email to book…

    LGBT+ Faith Gathering

    Singleton Park, Sketty, Swansea SA2 8PP. 19.00 – 0.00
    We invite all LGBT+ people of faith to this virtual gathering to share, connect, and make friends. The gathering will be confidential and a safe space for all to be their true selves. We will have an opportunity to introduce…

    Port talks for Interfaith Week

    WC1N 2AB. 19.00 – Thursday 12 November 0.00
    Nightly talks by Zoom on: Christianity, Islam, Jainism and Judaism, their faith, culture and traditions…

  • Tuesday 10 November

    Online tours of local places of worship

    Students’ Union, Bath Spa University, Newton Park, Bath BA2 9BN
    Tours of local places of worship on Youtube as part of Bath Spa University SU Inter Faith Week.…

    Celebration of Inter Faith Week

    Imperial College Chaplaincy, Exhibition Rd, South Kensington, London SW7 2BU
    Celebrating Inter Faith Week.…

    ‘Everyone Prays’ - A video for Inter Faith Week

    St Mary's University, St Mary's University Waldegrave Road Strawberry Hill Twickenham TW1 4SX
    Each year the Chaplaincy contributes to special events for Inter Faith Week which aims to strengthen good inter faith relations, increase awareness of and understanding between the different and distinct faith communities in the UK and celebrate and build on…

    Guided meditation

    Swansea University. 8.30 – 9.00
    Guided meditation with Rev Mandy Williams
    Email to book…

    Engaging with Theology: Interfaith dialogue

    Leeds. 15.00 – 16.00
    A special Engaging with Theology discussion group session for Inter Faith Week on the topic of interfaith dialogue. Register at…

    Deep and Meaningful Conversations

    Bournemouth . 17.00 – 18.00
    As part of Interfaith Week the Faith and Reflection Team is hosting a conversation space looking at interesting big life questions. Join us to engage in chatting about some important big life questions and listen to fellow students and staff…

    Interfaith Debate

    Leeds University Union. 17.00 – 18.00
    Come along and discuss some of the bid questions in a safe and friendly environment. You are very welcome if you just want to listen too!…

    Jewish-Christian Dialogue in Marc Chagall’s Paintings

    University of Southampton, University Road, Southampton, SO17 1BJ . 18.00 – 21.00
    Online Inter Faith Week Lecture on Jewish-Christian Dialogue in Marc Chagall's Paintings with speakers Claire Le Foll, Associate Professor and Helen Spurling, Associate Professor …

    Meet the Catholic Society!

    Liverpool Guild of Students. 19.00 – 20.00
    An opportunity to meet the Catholic Society…

  • Wednesday 11 November

    Remembrance cairns

    Newton Park, Bath BA2 9BN. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Students’ Union and Chaplaincy have organised a day for people to paint a stone with the name of somebody who has died as part of remembrance. The stones will be displayed next to each other. …

    Remembrance Day Service

    University of Southampton, 41 University Rd, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1TL. 10.45 – 11.00
    Remembrance Day Service from the University of Southampton Faith and Reflection Centre
    Watch on their Facebook page here -
    or contact for more information …

    Acts of Remembrance

    Swansea University. 11.00 – 12.00
    Email to book…

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week by marking Remembrance

    University of the West of England Equality Unit, Coldharbour Lane Bristol, BS16 1QY. 12.00 – 13.00
    Staff will celebrate Inter Faith Week by marking Remembrance.…

    Interfaith Week virtual big lunch!

    Cardiff and Vale College, City Centre Campus, Dumballs Road, Cardiff, CF10 5FE. 12.00 – 13.00
    Students' Union Lunch - Come join CAVC Student Union & Learner Voice for our Interfaith Week big lunch on Wednesday 11th November 12-1pm – online! Make & (virtually) bring along a traditional meal from your own faith or join in…

    Deep and Meaningful Conversations

    Bournemouth . 12.30 – 13.15
    As part of Interfaith Week the Faith and Reflection Team is hosting a conversation space looking at interesting big life questions. Join us to engage in chatting about some important big life questions and listen to fellow students and staff…

    Speed faithing

    Coventry . 13.00 – 13.30
    Speed-networking between students of different faiths. An "opportunity to share beliefs with others who may have a different faith to yourself. The idea is not to convert, or deconvert, each other, but in the short time available to share the…

    Speed faithing

    University of Warwick Students' Union, University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL. 13.00 – 13.30
    30 minutes on line. At least 6 faith traditions. Conversation, laughter and friendship.…

    Spirituality and Gen Y / Z: Activism, Guidance, Traditions

    Exeter. 14.00 – 15.00
    How do faith traditions, activism and spiritual guidance inform expressions of spirituality for younger people today? How can young people of Gen Y and Z be supported and encouraged to develop new spiritual paths for contemporary society? How can greater…

    Inter Faith Week - Story 4 Thought

    Aston Students' Union, 8 Coleshill Street Birmingham B4 7BX …. 14.30 – 15.30
    A virtual inter-faith workshop looking into the theme of "courage", by sharing stories of inspiring moments experiences or witnesses due to the COVID19 pandemic or from your own faith traditions.…

    Virtual Faith Crawl

    Bristol University (online). 15.00 – 17.00
    The Faith Crawl is one of our most popular events of the year. Normally, we travel around to different local faith centres in Bristol with a group of between 10 to 35 people. This year, the faith crawl is going…

    Interfaith Meditation

    Leeds University Union. 17.00 – 18.00
    Meditation run by a Catholic nun who has done lots for the interfaith community. A perfect way to destress and unwind!…

    My Faith – its position within the University of York and the City

    York (online). 18.00 – 19.00
    Student speakers from different faiths give personal views and reflect on the mood of their Society or link it with COVID19. Contact: …

    Violence Against Women and Girls : An Interfaith Perspective

    OX3 9BJ. 18.00 – 19.00
    The CEO of Oxfordshire Sexual Abuse & Rape Crisis Centre (OSARCC), Lisa Ward joins Tracey Rosenfeld-Schueler and Rev Kate Harford for an interfaith discussion about the role of faith in protecting women and girls from violence, and in perpetuating violence.…

    Panel event: Challenging Misconceptions

    Bristol University (online). 18.00 – 19.30
    Join representives from our faith societies openly discussing stereotypes and misconceptions about their faith traditions.
    If you have a question for the panel, submit it here:
    Co-chaired by Kavya Sharma and Shoshana Cohen…

    Faith in LGBT+ Community

    UK (online). 18.00 – 19.00
    Mosiac LGBT+ Young Persons' Trust has put together an event 'Faith in LGBT+ Community' for this Inter Faith Week hoping to elevate the voices for inclusion, respect and dignity. During the webinar that is due to take place over Zoom…

    Social religious quiz

    Swansea University. 18.00 – 19.30
    A social and religious quiz
    Email to book…

  • Thursday 12 November

    Inter Faith Week ‘cooking segment’

    Students’ Union, Bath Spa University, Newton Park, Bath BA2 9BN. 0.00 – 0.00
    Bath Spa University Students' Union's Inter Faith Week continues with a 'Cooking Segment', where the SU is inviting students to share recipes special to their religion or culture. This can either be a recipe or photo of the dish. They…

    Guided meditation

    Swansea University. 13.30 – 14.00
    Guided meditation with Rev Mandy Williams
    Email to book…

    Interfaith Irish Dancing

    Leeds University Union. 17.00 – 18.30
    This one is just for fun! An Irish dancing class aimed at complete beginners. Come and learn a new skill in lockdown!…

    Interfaith Dialogue ‘Stronger Together: The Role of Faith Communities in a Crisis’ with Solent University

    Solent University, E Park Terrace, Southampton SO14 0YN. 18.00 – 19.00
    An Interfaith Dialogue organised by Solent University. Please email for the Microsoft Teams link …

    Faith and Feminism panel

    Bristol University (online). 18.00 – 19.30
    The Women's Network and the Multifaith Network is proud to present 'Faith and Feminism'. In this conversation, we will be discussing the relationship between Faith and Feminism on our student-led panel We will be exploring faith has contributed towards their…

    ‘Interfaith Experiences’: A Panel Discussion + Q&A

    Durham University, Palatine Centre, Stockton Road, Durham, DH1 3LE. 18.00 – 19.30
    With speakers who have participated in various forms of interfaith dialogue, we will explore the impact of this on their own faith, their faith communities and the wider world. Hosted by five student faith societies forming the Durham Interfaith Student…

    Zoom Challa bake

    University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, Norfolk, NR4 7TJ. 18.00 – 20.00
    Celebrating the diversity & beauty of different religious cultures.…

    On Silence and Remembering

    University of Westminster, London. 18.00 – 19.30
    As part of Inter Faith Week, and Remembrance 2020, the Interfaith team invite all members of our community to join a themed interactive discussion to explore our experience of silence and remembering. The event will be co-facilitated by Yusuf Kaplan…

    LGBT+ People of Faith

    Liverpool Guild of Students. 19.00 – 20.30
    an opportunity to hear from LGBT+ people of faith…

    Faith in a Time of COVID

    Lancaster. 19.30 – 0.00
    Interfaith discussion.…

    Breaking barriers through our shared history: Islam’s role in the English enlightenment

    Anglia Ruskin University Bishop Hall Lane Chelmsford Essex CM1 1SQ. 19.30 – 20.30
    As part of Inter Faith Week, Dr Imranali Panjwani shares Islam’s under-recognised role in inspiring notable English writers who used the egalitarian teachings of the Qur’an and Prophet Muhammad to reform aspects of English society during the Enlightenment. Historical evidence…

  • Friday 13 November

    Q and A with Faith Representatives from local places of worship

    Students Union, Bath Spa University, Newton Park, Bath BA2 9BN
    Q&A With Faith Representatives - Join us on Facebook for a pre-recording of a q&a with faith leaders from local places of worship. You’ll be able to hear from Bristol and West Progressive Jewish Congregation, Bath Baha’i Community, Clifton Catholic…

    Live Friday Prayers

    Swansea University. 13.00 – 14.00
    Live Friday Prayers with Sheikh Mohsen El-Beltagi
    Email to book…

    Interfaith Quiz and Social

    Bristol University (online). 18.00 – 20.00
    An opportunity for students to meet a range of students from a range of backgrounds and learn about different cultures! An evening of quizzes, dialogue, and conversations! Also, your chance to meet faith and cultural societies!

    Christian Union Open Meeting

    Liverpool Guild of Students. 19.00 – 20.30
    get to know Christian Union and their impact meeting…

  • Thursday 19 November

    Inter Faith Quiz

    Chelmsford. 20.00 – 22.00
    To celebrate National Inter Faith Week, you’re invited to join ARU & the Mid Essex Inter Faith Forum for an online Inter faith quiz.
    Test your knowledge in a fun, interactive quiz and see if what you think you…

  • Wednesday 9 December

    Courage, Chaos, Vulnerability - Resilience

    SCM London, Senate House WC1E 7HU. 19.00 – 21.00
    Angharad Thain from @LSEFaithCentre talks about the work of the centre with a focus on inter faith peace building.…

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