Completed Projects & Events 2015
Completed Faith Trails
08/01/15 - (Gill Ashcroft) Eagley Infant, (12 Trainee Teachers) - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir & Emmanuel Church
19/01/15 - Bolton Council - staff - Training - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir, Emmanuel Church
20/01/15 - Moorgate Primary - Swaminarayan Mandir
21/01/15 - St. Brendans - RCP - B/Cross - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir, St. Andrews and St. Georges Church
27/01/15 - (2 classes) Ladywood Special School - Swaminarayan Mandir
03/02/15 - St Thomas, Bury - 2 groups - (Yr 4) @ Swaminarayan Mandir and (Yr 5) @ Zakariyya Mosque
04/02/15 - Aspull Church School - Zakariyya Mosque & Swaminarayan Mandir
05/02/15 - Moorside Primary School - Swaminarayan Mandir
09/02/15 - (2 classes) Bolton School (Boys Division) - Veda Mandir
10/02/15 - St. Maxentius Primary School (Mrs Bleakley) - Swaminarayan Mandir
11/02/15 - (2 classes) Bolton School (Boys Division) - Veda Mandir
13/02/15 - (2 classes) Bolton School (Boys Division) - Veda Mandir
13/02/15 - Bury CE High School (Friday) - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir, Victoria Hall
17/02/15 - Bolton Lads and Girls Club - (NCS Project) - Swaminarayan Mandir
20/02/15 - Bolton Lads and Girls Club - (NCS Project) - St Andrews & St Georges Church
17/03/15 - Claypool Primary School, Horwich - Zakarriya Mosque - (Stacey Postle) 9:30-10:30 & 10:30-11:30 (2 groups - 2 visits same day)
24/03/15 - Claypool Primary School, Horwich - Veda Mandir Temple - (Hayley) 9:15-10:15 & 9.40-10.40 (2 groups - 2 visits same day)
25/03/15 - Ribble Drive Primary School - Swaminarayan Mandir
26/03/15 - Unsworth Primary School - Veda Mandir Temple
20/04/15 - Westholme Secondary School (Diana Bruce) - VEDA Mandir
21+22+23/04/15 - Chorley New Road Infant School (Amy Ross) - Swaminarayan Mandir (3 days) - Teacher cancelled this event in error.
05/05/15 - Bolton Islamic Girls Schools - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir, Emmanuel Church - 40 Girls & 3 staff - walking - lunch at Church
07/05/15 - ELECTION DAY
07/05/15 - St. Michael School CE, - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir, St Andrews & St Georges Church - Staff and Governors (3 places of worship)
12/05/15 - St Matthews, Little Lever (Tracy Haslam) - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir, Emmanuel Church
15/05/15 - Gilnow Primary School - Swaminarayan Mandir (only) 30 pupils - 4 staff
20/05/15 - 16th Bolton North Cub/Scout Group (Helen Dickinson Time: 6.45-8pm) - Swaminarayan Mandir - 30 children - plus 4 leaders
22/05/15 - Bolton School Girls Division - Church only (to book) 2 groups 9.00am-12noon & 1.00pm-4pm (to sort details)
28/05/15 - Spindle Point Primary School, Kearsley (Andrea Trow) - Veda Mandir - 30 children plus staff (Year 4)
02+04/06/15 - Turton school - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir, Victoria Hall Church (2 days)
05/06/15 - St Mathews, Kentford Road, Halliwell - Veda Mandir - Mosque to be sorted (walking)
08+09+10+11/06/15 - Canon Slade - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir(4 days)
16/06/16 - The Ferns Academy - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir - 100 children (year 3-4)
18/06/15 - Cleveland Prep School - Zakariyya Mosque - (Year 4) 9.30am-11.00am
19/06/15 - Cleveland Prep School - Swaminarayan Mandir - (Year 3) 9.30am-11.00am - 16 Children (Ring Mrs Hind)
22/06/15 - Eatock Primary School - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir - 63 children plus 10 Staff (Year 4-5)
23/06/15 - St Johns Primary School, Kearsley - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir, St Thomas Church, Halliwell - 60 children plus staff (9-11 years) - lunch at Church (ring J. Mann)
25/06/15 - Eatock Primary School - Swaminarayan Mandir (only) - 60 children plus 10 staff (year 1-2)
25/06/15 - Westleigh St Paul's CE Primary - Zakariyya Mosque (30 children + 3 adults)
25/06/15 - women of Westhoughton - Veda Mandir
29/06/15 - St Matthews CE Primary School, Kentford Road - Veda Mandir (2 groups of 30 children)
30/06/15 - St James, Daisy Hill CE Primary School - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir
01/07/15 - St. Matthews CE Primary School, Kentford Road - Veda Mandir
02/07/15 - St Peters CofE Primary School, Farnworth - Mosque only
07/07/15 - Bolton Lads and Girls Club (Two groups) - (NCS Project) - (First group) Zakariyya Mosque and (Second group)Emmanuel Church (both arrive 9.45 and leave at 10.45am) must keep time
07/07/15 - Eden Boys School - Swaminarayan Mandir & Zakariyya Mosque
08/07/15 - Mytham Primary School (3 places) (first), Zakariyya Mosque, and (second) Swaminarayan Mandir and (finally) Trinity Methodist Church, Breightmet, Bury Road (pack lunch) Arrival times 9.30am/11.00am/12.30pm. must keep time
08/07/15 - Eden Boys School - St. Thomas Church @ Eskirk Street and Zakariyya Mosque
09/07/15 - St. Catherine's CE primary School, Horwich - Zakariyya Mosque & Swaminarayan Mandir
14/07/15 - Bolton Lads and Girls Club (Two groups)- (NCS Project) Zakariyya Mosque and Swaminarayan Mandir
15/07/15 - St Joseph RCP School - Zakariyya Mosque and Swaminarayan Mandir
16/07/15 - Brownlowfold Primary School - Veda Mandir
20/07/15 - Devonshire Road Primary School - Veda Mandir (only) - 60 pupils - plus 10 staff
21/07/15 - Bolton Lads and Girls Club (Two groups) - (NCS Project) - (First group) Zakariyya Mosque and (Second group) Veda Mandir
28/07/15 - Bolton Lads and Girls Club (Two groups - all girls)- (NCS Project) - (First group) Swaminarayan Mandir and (Second group) Emmanuel Church
04/08/15 - Bolton Lads and Girls Club (Two groups) - (NCS Project) - (First group) Zakariyya Mosque and (Second group) Bank Street Chapel - Unitarian Church (Rev. Steven Lingwood)
11/08/15 - Bolton Lads and Girls Club (Two groups) - (NCS Project) - (First group) - Zakariyya Mosque and (Second group) St Andrews and St Georges Church (Rev. Mark Bates)
23/09/15 - Ladybridge Primary School - Zakariyya Mosque (to book), Swaminarayan Mandir and Church (to book)
14/11/15 - Bolton Scouts group to visit Swaminarayan Mandir - ( Jay Patel)
23/11/15 - Bolton School Girls Division - Zakariyya Mosque
07/12/15 - Bolton Council Workers (from various departments) - Zakariyya Mosque, Swaminarayan Mandir, Church to be sorted
Completed BIC lead Community Events
28/01/15 - Holocaust Memorial Ceremony - Festival Hall or Victoria Hall (12.45pm-3.00pm approx.)
20/05/15 - Interfaith Networking Forum - Jonny Winnberg, Manchester Forum of Faith and Jewish Muslin Association
23/05/15 - On Saturday 23rd May 2015 - 11am-2.30pm in Victoria Square, Bolton Town Centre - BIC held a Fundraising Event for Victims of Nepal Earthquake. All donations were greatly received.
18/06/15 - Genocide Memorial Day @ Town Hall Steps (pm event)
01/08/15 - 8th Spirit of Bolton - 10.30-3.30pm in Victoria Square, Bolton. "A wonderful event of celebrating & promoting diversity and stronger partnership working in Bolton. If you are interested in promoting your local community work, provide cultural activities and diverse musical entertainment please get in touch with BIC office on 01204 546110
18/08/15 - Interfaith Networking Support Group 12noon-2pm Venue: The HUB - Main Speaker: Mr Jim Battle, Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner of Greater Manchester. Everyone welcome an interesting networking opportunity.
15/10/15 - Multi Faith - Prayers to be held 1.00pm-2.30pm during week of "Prayers for World Peace" Community and Schools to be involved.
15 to 21/11/15 - National Interfaith Week Everyone welcome to participate as well as hold your own community events and activities. This is a unique week for many organisations throughout the country holding events that engage communities working together.
BIC Supporting Other Community Organisation Events
Completed BIC Supporting Other Community Organisation Events
24/01/15 - Supporting the open day at University Technique College, Bolton
Supporting the launch of the stage drama - "The Towers of Babel" to take place 14/03/15 - 19/03/15
31/01/15 - Lancashire Wild life Trust for World Food Taste event as part of 'Anti Hate Campaign week'
19/02/15 - Fairtrade Fortnight Events - 5pm-8pm at the Quaker Meeting House "Fair Enough?" - Why Fair Trade Matters - speakers Bill Hutchings on Shared Interest and Bruce Crowther on " Fairtrade Towns are they just history?" There will be food, stalls and music.
03/03/15 - Fairtrade Fortnight Events - 7.30pm at the URC of St Andrew and St George - "Films and Flavours" a chance to see the latest Faitrade Foundation films and taste and buy some delicious FT products.
04/03/15 - Diversity Day - led by University of Bolton. As part of the day will be holding a dialogue: 5.15pm-6.15pm (Main Lecture Theatre, Senate House) "Faith based schools: promoting equality or discouraging diversity?" With Revd Jan Ainsworth, until recently Chief Education Officer for the Church of England and Richy Thompson, Campaigns Manager, British Humanist Association The event will be chaired by Prof Rob Campbell, Pro-Vice Chancellor, the University of Bolton. From 4.30pm: tea, coffee, biscuits in the Neville Rolfe Boardroom. Parking: Use the Pro Chancellor's Court Car Park.
07/03/15 - Fairtrade Fortnight Events - Justicia will celebrate its 30th Anniversary by inviting people to walk "The Dark Secrets Walk". Meeting at the Bolton Town Hall steps at 2pm and, after the walk around the town central area, having Faitrade tea and cakes at Justicia in the New Horizons centre.
26/3/15 - Inter Faith Network for the UK, St Mary's Conference Centre, Sheffield - BIC will be supporting as an established Interfaith group from Bolton at this event.
30/03/15 - Supporting Ramnavmi celebration at Bolton Royal Hospital Chaplaincy event.
31/03/15 - Attending Neil Gray, Senior Chaplain retirement event at Bolton Royal Hospital
02/04/15 - BIC supporting 'Dealing with Premature Deaths event' for Midwifery Training @ Royal Bolton Hospital.
04/04/15 - "Easter Fun Day" led by Bolton Christian Community Cohesion - Bolton Interfaith Young Ambassadors to support (venue: Bolton Town Centre)
19/04/15 - Bolton Interfaith Young Ambassadors attending regional youth meeting at Huddersfield 'Young People, Peace and Community' discussions and workshops. Three diverse young peoples groups taking part.
13/05/15 - Islamic Assembly at Clevelands Preps School (8.35am-9.20am) Saeed bhai & Chan
18/05/15 - Supporting - Egerton C.P. School "Diversity Day" - all day event - different activities throughout the day, including refreshments and dancing. BIC, BCOM, BHF, BCC & others to support.
21/05/15 - Supporting - The Smile of Hope group with "Africa Day" @ Bolton Community College
12/06/15 - Ambassadors Supporting - Brandwood School "Diversity Day" (Community Week) Starting with a Year 6 children leading a presentation at 9.15am. Mad Hatter's Tea Party in the afternoon starting about 12.30pm plus activities.
09/07/15 - BIC work presentation at SACRE meeting. Venue: BSTC.
11/07/15 - Supporting - Gilnow Primary School - "Community Day" - Activities & Bollywood dancing etc. Young Ambassadors and volunteers involved.
18/07/05 - Full day for Bolton Interfaith Young Ambassadors and volunteers performing at the 'Big Day Out' Methodist Mission gathering at Southport and presentation of BIC work - Venue: Southport Theatre and Convention Centre
01/09/15 - Supporting the Service for New Superintendent Minister of the Bolton Methodist Mission. - Rev. Linda Barriball at the Victoria Hall.
16/09/15 - Supporting 'Brighter Future in Later Life' organised by Bolton Community Homes to be held at Holiday Inn Bolton - Time 10am-2pm.
23/09/15 - Supporting Bolton Council of Mosques with an Islamic School Assembly at Cleveland's Prep School.
24/09/15 - Supporting Bolton Hindu Forum - celebrating " Navratri " at Cleveland's Prep School.
01/10/15 - Participating and supporting Bolton CVS AGM -with promotion of BIC Work with display boards.
14/10/15 - Attending National Annual Interfaith Meeting - UK in Birmingham.
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