Organisers of a festival which champions diversity say there's more need than ever, for events to unite communities.
The fourth annual Carlisle Unity Festival took place over the weekend.
Marcia Reid-Fotheringham, High Sheriff of Cumbria, lead a unity walk through the centre of the city and activities were held across the day.
Carlisle Unity Festival is a collaboration between AWAZ Cumbria, Carlisle One World Centre, Op Shops, and Bespoke Minds.
We have more in common than that which divides us."
Video report by ITV News reporter Hannah McNulty