Christians remember all the
saints and martyrs, known and unknown,
throughout Christian history.
‘Movember’ Men's Health Awareness Month
Movember is an annual event involving the
growing of moustaches during the
month of November to raise awareness
of mens health issues, such as prostate cancer,
testicular cancer and mens suicide.
All Souls' Day (Christian)
Christians remember and pray for the dead,
especially family members.
Birthday of Guru Nanak (Sikh)
Guru Nanak was the founder of the
Sikh faith and the first of its 10 ten Gurus.
11th November 2017
A two minute silence is observed at 11am on 11th day of the 11th month.
This is when the Great War, or World War One, came to an end in 1918. Today
this anniversary is used to remember everyone that has died while at war.
This includes World War Two, the Falklands War, the Gulf War, The Middle East
and ongoing conflicts across the world.
which falls on 12th November in 2017,
is a day for the nation to remember
and honour those who have sacrificed
themselves to secure and protect our freedom.
Birth of the Báb (Bahá'í)
Bahá'ís celebrate the birth
in 1819 of the Báb,
the herald or forerunner of their faith.
13th November 2017
The Anit-Bullying alliance describe
bullying as the repetitive, intentional
hurting of one person or group by
another person ir group, where the
relationship involves an imbalance.
World Diabetes Day
By 2040, more than 640 million of us
may live with diabetes. WDD unites
the global diabetes community to
produce a powerul voice for diabetes
awareness and advocacy.
19th November 2017
International Men's Day
Includes a focus on men's and boy's
health, improving gender relations,
promoting gender equality, and
highlighting positive male role models.
Transgender Day of Remembrance
A day to remember and honour the lives of those
individuals who have been killed because of their
gender identity or expression.
Martyrdom of Guru Tegh Bahadur (Sikh)
Guru Tegh Bahadur was the ninth
of the Ten Sikh Gurus. He was martyred in 1675.
Morthyng would like welcome Alan Corbridge newly elected to the position of Chairman of the Board of Directors, to replace John Fraser on his retirement.
Morthyng would like to thank John Fraser on his many years of service and leadership as Chair of our board of directors and wish him all the best for the future during retirement.