Communications & Outreach

in News March 23, 2017

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Trafalgar Square Vigil

Candlelit vigil at 6pm – Trafalgar Square In light of the horrendous attack at Westminster yesterday, Faiths Forum for London is joining the Mayor of London’s candlelit vigil at Trafalgar Square from 6pm this evening, Thursday 23 March. We would like to join the Mayor and invite you all to attend, “to come together in… Read more

in News March 22, 2017

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Faiths Forum Statement on the Westminster attack

“We, as representatives of many of London’s faith communities, deplore the terrible attack that has taken place today at Parliament and Westminster bridge. All of our religions exalt the sanctity of human life. There is no justification for such a barbaric assault on innocent people. Terrorism has no place on our streets. We pray for… Read more

in News March 16, 2017

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Open Letter to the Prime Minister

Europe’s highest Court, The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that the wearing of “any political, philosophical or religious sign” such as headscarves need not constitute direct discrimination. This ruling comes after an employee, who observes the headscarf, was fired from her workplace in Belgium. Whilst this may be perceived as a Muslim focused issue,… Read more