Please join us and the Mayor and Mayoress of Redbridge to walk together through Ilford to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights & mark International Peace Day.
We will be made welcome at the following faith venues and will hear about and discuss ways to promote peace and respect. Please join us for the whole or part of the walk (feel free to join/leave at any point)
from 12.30pm “Singing Peace Songs” with Redbridge Music Lounge in the Holocaust Memorial Gardens
12:45pm Assemble at the Holocaust Memorial Garden, Valentines Park, Ilford (Cranbrook Rd entrance) – Welcome & tree planting ceremony.
1.00pm Holocaust Memorial Garden – talk from a member of the Jewish community
1.45pm Arrive at the Buddhist Vihara at 9 Balfour Road IG1 4HP– refreshments available. (Shoes to be removed if entering the prayer room). Talk at 1.50pm
2.15 pm Depart Vihara to continue Walk
2.30 pm Arrive at the Hindu Temple, 43 Cleveland Road IG1 1EE (Shoes to be removed when entering temple). Talk at 2.35 pm
2.45 pm Depart Temple to continue Walk
2.50 pm Arrive at Ilford Islamic Community Centre 52 – 56 Albert Road IG1 1HW – Refreshments available. Talk at 2.55 pm and an opportunity to visit the Mosque (shoes need to be removed in mosque)
3.25 pm Depart Community Centre to continue Walk
3.35 pm Arrive at Vine Church, Riches Road, IG1 1JH Enjoy a recital by the choirs
4.05 pm Depart Church to continue Walk.
4.25 pm Arrive at Karamsar Gurdwara, 400 High Road IG1 1TW (Shoes to beremoved & men & women will be required to cover heads – head coverings supplied if necessary).
Please note that everyone is invited to stay on to enjoy a vegetarian meal (Langar) at the Gurdwara.
Please click here for the flyer.