Linking and sharing with the faith communities of South London
1991 Amalgamated with the Wandsworth and Merton Inter Faith Group (WMIFG)
WMIFG had started as a small informal group in 1975
1997 The first South London Inter Faith Walk took place in Streatham in July
2000 First Vigil of Prayer for Peace on 6 November at St Matthew’s Brixton
2001 A formal constitution was adopted in March, and membership of the Inter Faith Network for the United Kingdom was confirmed in July
2005 Successfully applied for funding to the Faith Communities Capacity Building Fund (FCCBF)
2009 A revised constitution with minor changes was adopted, reflecting a new emphasis on partnership with other inter faith organisations in South London
2009 Monthly lunch meetings started at Streatham Friends Meeting House
2010 Scriptural Explorations meetings were held with texts on a chosen theme from the sacred writings of nine faiths selected and presented.
2012 Twelve inter faith walks took place on 14 and 15 July, all across South London, shortly before the Olympics and Paralympics
2013 Exhibitions entitled ‘Walking and Talking: 16 years of inter faith walks in South London‘ were mounted at Southwark Cathedral in July and at City Hall in November.