The Faith and Belief Forum is chaired by the Chief Executive of Merton Council, and attended by a number of groups in the borough including representatives from the:

  • Baitul Futuh Mosque
  • Buddhapadipa Buddhist Temple
  • Christian faiths
  • Humanists UK
  • Morden Islamic Community Centre
  • Shree Ghanapathy Hindu Temple
  • Society of Friends (Quakers)
  • Wimbledon Mosque
  • Wimbledon Synagogue

The Faith Belief Forum is part of the Safer and Stronger Communities thematic subgroup.

Aims and objectives

  • The forum meets four times a year and its main role is to work with the council and others in promoting community cohesion.
  • Members of the group are involved in interfaith work with other faith and belief and community groups, for example the Wimbledon Interfaith Forum.