Activities calendar

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

  • Tuesday 6 November

    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

    Our Shared History, Our Shared Heritage

    Dewsbury Minster, Rishworth Rd, Dewsbury. WF12 8DD
    Exhibition looking at the role of the British-Indian Army in WW1. Photos and displays.…

  • Saturday 10 November

    Kristallnacht Memorial

    Brighton Progressive Synagogue, 6 Lansdowne Rd, Hove BN3 1FF. 10.00 – 16.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, there will be a Kristallnacht Memorial at Brighton Progressive Synagogue, including Shabbat service, lunch, testimony from a survivor and screening of the film 'Denial'. …

    Scout & Guide Remembrance Commemoration

    Scout War Memorial, Cannon Hill Park, (Next To) Nature Centre, Pershore Road, B5 7RL . 10.30 – 11.45
    The event commemorates people of all races and faiths who have lost their lives or suffered injuries in 2 world wars and the many conflicts since. It includes readings, the Last Post and the Laying of Wreaths. Booking not necessary.…

    Multi-Faith Service of Thanksgiving

    St Peter’s Church, De Pary’s Avenue, Bedford, MK40 2TX . 14.30 – 0.00
    Held at St Peter’s Church in association with Royal British Legion, Bedford Council of Faiths and The Parish Church of St Peter De Merton with St Cuthbert.

  • Sunday 11 November

    Annual Service of Remembrance - Liverpool City Council

    Liverpool Cenotaph, St George's Hall, Lime Street, Liverpool, L1 1RJ. 0.00 – 0.00
    The Annual Service of Remembrance to be held at the Cenotaph, St George's Hall, Liverpool. A multi faith public service to be attended officially by representatives of our local communities including: Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Sikh, Hindu and Buddhist. The Service…

    Battle’s Over: Commemorating 100 years since the end of WWI - Manchester Cathedral

    Manchester Cathedral, Victoria Street, Manchester, M3 1SX
    Manchester Cathedral is proud to be part of Battle’s Over - commemorating 100 years since the end of WWI. A nationwide Day of Commemorative Events marking the Centenary of the end of the First World War and paying tribute to…

    Centenary of Armistice Day

    3 Effingham Square, Rotherham, S65 1AP. 9.00 – 11.15
    Cllr Buckley will lead the Remembrance parade on Sunday, November 11. The parade will meet at Effingham Square at 9am, before the service gets underway at 9.45am at Rotherham Minster.

    Following the service, the parade will leave…

    Community parade

    Dewsbury Town Hall. 10.00 – 23.59
    March off at 10:10am to Dewsbury Minster for service at 10:30am. Following the service, the procession will re-form and at approximately 11:45am parade to Crow Nest Park for service and wreath laying at the War Memorial at approximately 12:15am.…

    Interfaith Remembrance Service

    St Pancras Church, Euston Rd, Bloomsbury, London NW1 2BA. 10.00 – 12.00
    The Interfaith Remembrance Service will be on Sunday 11 November at 10am at St Pancras Church, Euston Road, followed by procession to the Euston Station War Memorial. People from all faiths and none are welcome to attend.…

    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.

    Annual Faith-Inclusive Remembrance Day

    13 Magdalen St, Oxford, OX1 3AE. 11.00 – 14.00
    Oxford Council of Faiths is holding its annual faith-inclusive Remembrance Day service on Sunday 11 November at the Martyr’s Memorial in St Giles, Oxford at 11am. …

    Reflection and Peace Prayer

    Peace Pole at the Dor Kemmyn Field, Truro, TR4 9NH. 14.30 – 0.00
    A time of reflection around the Peace Pole at the Dor Kemmyn Field to mark the centenary of the end of First World War 1914-1918.Join the Cornwall Faith Forum for reflection and peace prayers from the faith communities, paying their…

    Samhain Open Ritual - A Gathering of Tribes

    Forest Recreation Ground, Nottingham, NG7 6AQ. 15.45 – 17.00
    We are inviting all the Pagan/Spiritual/Religious groups in Nottingham and the surrounding area, including Derby, to come together to celebrate the start of national Inter Faith Week with an Open Samhain Ritual in honour of our ancestors on Remembrance Sunday.…

    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,…

  • Monday 12 November

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

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

  • Tuesday 13 November

    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. …

  • Wednesday 14 November

    Faith Fair and Remembrance Vigil

    St Helens Rd, Ormskirk L39 4QP
    The chaplaincy at Edge Hill University is holding a Remembrance vigil, followed by a Faith Fair, showcasing the range of faiths and traditions around us. …

    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…

    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…

  • Thursday 15 November


    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.…

    From Battles to Brotherhood: Commemorating Peace One Hundred Years On

    Solihull Methodist Church, Blossomfield Road, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 1LG.. 18.30 – 20.30
    Solihull’s different faith communities contribute to an evening of words, music and dance to commemorate the centenary of the end of World War One and recognise the quest for mankind to live together in peace. The event, with finger food,…

    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…

  • Friday 16 November

    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…

    Creating Butterflies - St Joseph & St Bede RC Primary School

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

    Honouring the Contribution of India and The Commonwealth During World War One

    BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, 105-119 Brentfield Road, Neasden, NW10 8LD. 18.30 – 19.45
    One hundred years ago, peace was declared in Europe marking the end of the First World War. The entire world had been engaged in four years of terrible conflict and an entire generation had been affected.


  • Saturday 17 November

    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…

    ‘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.…

    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…

  • 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…

    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…

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