‘Faith Togetherness’ photography competition run by Faiths Together in Croydon, open to everyone!

Faiths Together in Croydon is holding a photography competition and YOU are invited to participate!

The theme is ‘Faith Togetherness’.

The competition will be judged by a panel of professional photographers and all the photographs will be used in an exhibition during Interfaith Week in November 2017. There are also plans to use the best twelve photographs in a calendar for 2018.

Age categories are:

  • 5-10 years
  • 11-18 years
  • Adults – 19 upwards


Please email your entry to fticroydon@gmail.com, with the subject ‘FTiC photography competition’. Please don’t forget to include your name, age and address.

The closing date for entries is 30 September, 2017.

 

And why not follow Faiths Together in Croydon on Twitter at @FTiCroydon and on Facebook?

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Join Croydon’s Interfaith bike ride and picnic in the park – 9 July 2017

The Faiths Together in Croydon (FTiC) annual picnic and bike ride will be held on July 9 in 2017, in association with Croydon Council and BoxPark.

This year the Council are supporting this special Big Get Together event  to show that we #WeStandTogether

A continuation of the Croydon Cyclefest, this is Faiths Together in Croydon’s third inter-faith bike ride and picnic.

This cycle ride through Croydon visits several of our diverse sites of worship before joining a dedicated Big Get Together picnic in the Park Hill Park. It’s a great opportunity to bring our community together, young and old, to promote diversity and equality.

Everyone is welcome to take part in the interfaith bike ride, to see the riders off from Boxpark Croydon, and to join the interfaith picnic which runs from 2-5pm at Park Hill Park in central Croydon.

The ride will be led by professional cycling instructors who will safeguard the ride. Rides will depart promptly as follows:

10am – Starting point for Group A: Croydon Arena, SE25 4QL for a route safety briefing

10:30am – start riding!

10:30am – Starting point for Group B: Boxpark, CR0 1LD.

 

Places on the ride can be reserved via Eventbrite at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/croydon-inter-faith-bike-ride-and-big-get-together-picnic-tickets-34707630457 or www.faithstogetherincroydon.org.uk

 

 

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Check out the video of the event in 2016

Respect – An event run by Faiths Together in Croydon on May 24, open to all!

Faiths Together in Croydon is hosting an event on respect,  and YOU are invited…

The event is being held on Wednesday 24 May 2017 at St Mary’s High School, from 5-7pm.

The event is open to everyone – people of all ages and of all faiths or none.

 

 

This follows a successful event exploring Peace, held last year.

And why not follow Faiths Together in Croydon on Twitter at @FTiCroydon and on Facebook?

Respect – An event run by Faiths Together in Croydon on May 24, open to everyone!

Faiths Together in Croydon is hosting an event on respect.  and YOU are invited…

The event is being held on Wednesday 24 May 2017 at St Mary’s School.

More details to follow

 

This follows a successful event exploring Peace, held last year.

And why not follow Faiths Together in Croydon on Twitter at @FTiCroydon and on Facebook?

Save the date! Croydon Interfaith bike ride and picnic – 9 July 2017

The Faiths Together in Croydon (FTiC) annual picnic and bike ride will be on July 9 in 2017.

FTiC is working on another bike ride route leading to the picnic. They hope that you and your families will be able to come along and meet FTiC and other people of faith in Croydon.

On May 18th, the bike races are coming to Croydon again and FTiC is looking for 6 people to ride for Faiths Together in the Mayor’s race. This is one lap of the circuit at about 3.30pm. If you think you could be there for FTiC, please email faithstogetherincroydon@gmail.com

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Check out the video of the event in 2016

What is Peace? – An event run by Faiths Together in Croydon, open to everyone!

Faiths Together in Croydon is hosting an event to explore what peace means to different faiths, organisations, groups and individuals and YOU are invited…

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The event is being held on Tuesday 15 November 2016 in the hall to the rear of St Michael’s in Poplar Walk. (The entrance is through the metal gate to the left of the church which faces onto the exit from the Whitgift car park by M&S.)

Light refreshments will be served from 6.30pm after registration, with the event running from 7-9pm.

Email FTiCroydon@gmail.com if you have any queries.  If you are able to email to indicate that you plan to attend it would be appreciated to allow the group to cater for numbers.

And why not follow Faiths Together in Croydon on Twitter at @FTiCroydon and on Facebook?

Croydon Interfaith bike ride and picnic – 5 June 2016

Faiths Together in Croydon is holding another bike ride and picnic on Sunday 5 June 2016 following on from the success of last year’s! The event involves a bike ride through Croydon, visiting different faith centres along the way and concluding with a picnic in Park Hill Park. The event is open to all.

The bike ride will be led by professional cycling instructors who will safeguard the ride and funds are being raised  to cover this. Anyone can help by making a contribution to cover the cost of this. Donations are sought via Spacehive and some funding and offers of help have already been received. but more is needed.

To find out more and to make a contribution, see https://www.spacehive.com/FTICbikeride 

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This  will be a fun day out for everyone – young and old – and a great way to celebrate the diversity of faith in Croydon.

You can bring along your own bicycle or you can hire a bicycle at the Croydon Arena.

Those not keen on cycling can join in at any of the venues at the scheduled times and at the Big Picnic at 2.30pm.

And don’t forget to bring along a picnic!

Programme for the day

10.30am –  START – Croydon Arena SE25 4QL – Cycle route safety briefing

11.00am –  South Norwood Hindu Temple, 42 Enmore Rd, SE25 5NG

12.00pm – The West Croydon Baptist Church, Whitehorse Rd, CR0 2JH

1.30pm – Croydon Mosque, 525 London Rd, Thornton Heath CR7 6AR

2.30pm – Park Hill Park, Fairfield Rd, Croydon – Big Picnic

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To book, see:  http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/inter-faith-bike-ride-and-picnic-tickets-16964474199

For more information or queries, please call 07974 332 496