Embracing the spirit of Ramadan amid the UK lockdown

Wed, 06 May 2020 18:00 in Community Engagement

Date: Wednesday, 6th May 2020
Time: 18:00-19:00

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.

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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