Faith in the community

in Articles October 8, 2018

Exploring The Beauty Of Britain’s Oldest Mosque

In 1889, Dr Gottleib Wilhelm Leitner constructed the first purpose-built mosque in Britain. The Shah Jahan Mosque, located in Woking, Surrey, is replete with intricate design, grand minarets, and bold flourishes across the place of worship. It is currently the only Grade 1 listed mosque in the UK. While it is aesthetically beautiful, the story… Read more

in News October 2, 2018

Your chance: Young leaders to speak about extremism and hatred

Faiths Forum for London and Integrity UK are working in conjunction with the Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC) to deliver workshops with young people aged 13-25 to have their voices heard on counter-extremism strategies affecting their communities. The programme has three core objectives: To strengthen London’s minority and marginalised communities To safeguard the… Read more

Trees of London 2018

Following our successful interfaith tree planting project from last year, a total of 34 trees were planted across 11 Boroughs in partnership with 20 bodies including interfaith groups and places of worship. Faiths Forum for London would like to announce our second annual tree planting initiative, in partnership with the Mayor of London. We seek to empower… Read more

in News September 18, 2018

National Hate Crime Awareness, Week 13-20 October 2018

Mayor’s Office for Policing And Crime (MOPAC) is providing resources to support community based events during National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2018 (#NationalHCAW). Distribution will be facilitated by the No To Hate Crime Campaign who organise the week.  Resources will NOT be available directly from MOPAC. Please see details below and please do circulate to your wider networks: Ordering #NationalHCAW… Read more