Events planned for later in the year:
At present the events listed immediately below are not open for booking.However we have listed them to help you plan your diary. Once an event becomes open for booking, the full event information including details of how to book will be lower down on this page.
Dinner during the Conservative Party Conference – 18:30 on Sunday 29 September. Manchester location TBC.
Perspectives on the Israeli / Palestine conflict – 18:30 on Wednesday 13 November in Parliament.
Fasting in different religious traditions – 18 June
All Muslims know that fasting is one of the five pillars of Islam, and non-Muslims are increasingly aware of Ramadan from the media, and from special shopping displays in the major supermarkets.
However, many people know little about fasting in faiths other than their own.
One of the Conservative Muslim Forum’s nine objectives as set out in our constitution is “Work to maintain and build bridges with all communities and religions within the United Kingdom.”
That is why we have organised this event about fasting in six different religious traditions. Listed alphabetically:
Location: Committee Room 4A, House of Lords, Palace of Westminster. For directions, see the linked document.
Date: Tuesday 18 June 2019. Please allow at least 20 minutes to get through security.
Time: 18:30 for speeches beginning at 19:00
Cost: The event is free to attend. However you must book on Eventbrite using this link.
Our speakers will be:
CMF President Lord Sheikh, our Parliamentary host, will introduce the evening.
Fasting speakers, listed alphabetically by religion:
There will be ample time for questions from the audience.