Embracing the Spirit of Ramadan amid the UK Lockdown

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Alex Johnson

Chief Fire Officer, South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue

Dr Kevin O'Grady

Cohesion Sheffield

Fakhera Rehman

Principal, Yorkshire English School

James Smythe

Assistant Principal, The Sheffield College

Stuart Walne

Chief Inspector South Yorkshire Police Neighbourhoods

Tony Downing

Lord Mayor of Sheffield

Dialogue Society Sheffield Branch will host its second Ramadan event titled “Embracing the spirit of Ramadan amid the UK lockdown” online on the 6th May 2020 at 18:00. We are promised an evening of engaging speeches from community and faith leaders.

Embracing the spirit of Ramadan amid the UK lockdown

Our speakers will contemplate on the messages of Ramadan and share their thoughts. Ramadan – its impact on society, unity and our diverse communities will be key to the theme of the evening. With a few minutes per speaker, an evening of reflection awaits, whilst we are also promised a treat of live music too!

The speakers and performers of the evening are as follows:

  • Lord Mayor Tony Downing, Sheffield
  • Stuart Walne, Chief Inspector South Yorkshire Police Neighbourhoods
  • Alex Johnson, Chief Fire Officer, South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue
  • James Smythe, Assistant Principal, The Sheffield College
  • Dr Kevin O’Grady, Cohesion Sheffield
  • Fakhera Rehman, Principal, Yorkshire English School
  • Music Performance: Erkisi Family
  • Live Music Performance: Ahmet Gul