Activities calendar

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

  • Saturday 3 November

    Multi Faith Walk

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

    Family Festival & Inter Faith Peace Blessing

    Christ Church, Selly Park, Community Hall, 953 Pershore Road, Birmingham, B29 7PS . 13.30 – 17.00
    Short talks on the value of family. Cultural programme. Peace Blessing Awards. …

  • Friday 9 November

    Twin Holy Days: Celebrating the Birthdays of the Báb & Bahá’u’lláh

    Quaker Meeting House, 16 Queens Road, Leicester LE2 1WP. 19.30 – 21.30
    Family-friendly celebration, with brief talks, inspirational readings, music and song, food and drink. A happy and upbeat occasion, marking a key point in the annual calendar of the Bahá’í community.…

  • Saturday 10 November

    Stand at the North Somerset BME Network AGM

    Victoria Methodist Church Hall, Station Road, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset BS23 1XU, next to Home & Office Storage.
    North Somerset Faith, Community and Cultural Forum. Community and Cultural Diversity display table at North Somerset Black and Minority Ethnic Network AGM. This is our annual preview of our Inter Faith Week activities. In addition to the North Somerset BME…

  • Sunday 11 November

    Remembrance Sunday Led by Bolton Council

    Victoria Square (Town Square), Bolton, BL1 1RZ. 10.45 – 0.00
    On the first day of national Inter Faith Week, the whole nation remembers and honours all those who have made sacrifices to secure and protect our freedoms.

    Voices Of The Great War (WW1 Centenary Theatrical Production)

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Twydall Lane, Gillingham, ME8 6HX. 18.00 – 19.30
    This stirring production is a celebration of family, life, love, loss and even hope, set against the backdrop of World War One. Through acting and music it tells real stories of courage, faith and commitment to God, family and country,…

    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

    West Bank, Acomb, York, YO24 4ES . 19.00 – 21.00
    An evening of reflection and commemoration for the centenary of World War 1 through music and the spoken word. It will include the importance of family relationships, faith, the resurrection and life as eternal families. …

  • Monday 12 November

    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;…

    Birth of Baha’ullah - Birmingham Baha’i Community

    Faith and Community Centre (1st Floor), Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TH. 11.45 – 13.00
    The Birmingham Baha’i Community welcomes you to the joyful celebration of the Anniversary of the Birth of Baha’ullah. The programme will include music and readings. Programme with readings, prayers and music, recounting aspects of the life and teachings of Baha’u’llah,…

    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…

  • Tuesday 13 November

    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.…

    The Unity Centre Rotherham Interfaith Group - Town Centre Litter Pick

    Unity Centre, St Leonard's Road, S65 1PD. 10.00 – 11.00
    Rotherham Interfaith Group have organised a town centre litter pick meeting. We hope others will join our small group for an hour, as an example of people of all faiths working together for their community. (Please note that children will…

    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…

    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…

  • Wednesday 14 November

    Unity in the Community

    Memory Lane Banquet Hall, Gilnow Lane, Bolton, BL3 5EL
    “Unity in the Community" led by Asian Elders and supported by many community groups. The event includes many elders from diverse communities celebrating Eid, Diwali and Advent together. Many primary school children will attend with singing and messages of inter…

  • Thursday 15 November

    Inter Faith Week Celebration in Nature

    walthamstow wetlands, 2 forest road, london, N17 9NH
    Join us at Walthamstow Wetlands, a beautiful Nature Reserve in North East London to celebrate Inter Faith Week. We'll be running guided walks and talks around the reserve, mindfulness workshops to connect you to nature, practical conservation tasks and activities…

    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 —…

    Multi Faith Tree Planting

    Thornes Park, car park, Denby Dale Road WF2 8DY. 10.45 – 12.30
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week and National Tree Week, members and friends of Wakefield Interfaith Network will be adding another tree to the growing circle of 'faith' trees in Thornes Park. This year they will plant a Cypress Oak which…

    Middlesbrough: City of Kindness

    Middlesbrough Town Hall Crypt, Albert Road, TS1 2QJ. 13.30 – 15.30
    Stronger Communities Middlesbrough and Middlesbrough Interfaith Network would like to invite you to the launch of 'Middlesbrough: City of Kindness'. This will give you an opportunity to hear from a wide range of local residents and school children about their…

    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…

    Inter Faith Food Festival

    Sacred Heart & St Margaret Mary RC Church Hall, 25 Mere Road, Leicester, LE5 3HS. 19.00 – 21.00
    An Inter Faith Food Festival.…

  • Friday 16 November

    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 & Remembrance Sunday - Leeds GB Group

    Woodsley Road, Hyde Park, Leeds, LS6 1SB
    Girls' Brigade Leeds Group hosted a truly 'joined up' Act of Remembrance. Displays of cascading poppies provided the background to a service attended by regular members of the Methodist Congregation, the local Boys' Brigade and Girls' Brigade groups, the congregation…

    Bring & Share Meal - Celebrating Carlisle’s Inter Faith Community

    Harraby Community Centre, Edgehill Road, Carlisle, CA1 3SN. 18.00 – 21.30
    A food festival featuring your favourite dishes. Please bring something delicious to eat.

  • Saturday 17 November

    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.

    ‘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.

    Inter Faith Walk

    Town Hall Square, Bishop Street, Leicester, LE1 9BG. 10.00 – 13.30
    Guided group walk setting off from Town Hall Square, visiting five faith venues in Leicester City Centre and West End: ISKCON Centre; Great Meeting Unitarian Chapel; Guru Nanak Gurdwara; Church of St Mary de Castro; ending at Shree Jalaram Prarthana…

    OneWorld Festival Song

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


    Cornwall Diversity Food Festival

    All Saints Highertown Church Hall, Truro, TR1 3LD. 12.00 – 16.30
    Food is one of the powerful tools that can be used to encourage dialogue but at times it is not well celebrated. It is the essence of this day to capture that power by showcasing the many food types enjoyed…

    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…

    Westminster Inter Faith Rides

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

  • Sunday 18 November

    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…

    OneWorld Festival Song - 2nd Event

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

    All One World activities are…

    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. …

    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…

    Westminster Inter Faith Bike Ride

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

  • Monday 19 November

    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…

  • Sunday 25 November

    Interfaith Service

    Venue: St Peter's RC church, Portland Road, Hove BN3 5GD (on bus routes 2, 46 and 49). 15.00 – 17.00
    The Annual Interfaith Service for the city of Brighton & Hove, organised by the Brighton & Hove Interfaith Contact Group (IFCG) with contributors of all ages and many faith backgrounds. Music, readings, reflections, refreshments. All welcome, of any faith or…

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