This article appears in today's Leicester Mercury:
Faiths focus on their ties
A Muslim group is holding an inter-faith afternoon focusing on similarities in Islam, Christianity and Hinduism.
The Momentous Sacrifice of Hussain, son of Fatema and Jesus, son of Mary, was due to be run today by Shias from Masjid Al Husayn community mosque, in North Evington, Leicester, at Beaumont Leys School hall, off Anstey Lane, from 3pm to 5.30pm.
A spokesman said: "This event is open to people all ages, to gents and ladies, with no entrance fee and with the sole purpose of community cohesion and mutual understanding."
The afternoon was to include music, theatrical performances, films and dinner.