Hate Incidents After European Referendum Results: A Compilation

The Muslim Council of Britain has compiled over 100 hate incidents that has taken place since the results of the European Referendum were announced on Friday 24 June 2016. The screen shots below are reports of actual incidents or hate  on social media. The MCB will be monitoring the situation carefully and will be adding to this page. Sources: http://thisiswhatyouhavedone.uk/ … Read More

Extension of Delegate Registration

For administrative reasons the Election Commissioner has extended the date by which affiliates must submit their delegate forms to the forthcoming AGM from 17 June to Monday 4th July 2016.  

Announcement of MCB Election Candidates

Every two years the MCB appoints its office-bearers: a Secretary General (SG), a Deputy Secretary General (DSG), a Treasurer, three Assistant Secretary Generals (ASGs) and a Deputy Treasurer.  The SG and DSG for the 2016-2018 term will be directly elected by affiliates’ delegates on Sunday 17th July at the MCB’s 19th Annual General Meeting in East London, insha Allah.  Elections … Read More

Aberdeen Muslims Provide Free Hot Meals as Tough Times Hit Oil Capital of Scotland

The Muslim community of Aberdeen handed out free freshly-cooked Asian meals on 25th May to help the city’s homeless and anyone suffering hardship during the tough economic times caused by the oil downturn in the city. The initiative named “Foodbox” is initially planned to take place on the last Wednesday of every month in St Nicholas Square in Aberdeen City … Read More

Islam Awareness Course L1 – 1st June 2016

**6 SPACES REMAINING** WEDNESDAY 1st JUNE 2016 10AM – 5.30PM  | £50.00* (*Concessionary rates available, email directly to discuss options) Muslims are part of the mosaic of British society. However, Islam is still one of the world’s most misunderstood religions. Many Muslims wear visible signs of their faith, which can lead to the perpetuation of stereotypes and myths. People often … Read More

Educating our Future Leaders and Role Models – CAMBRIDGE ISLAMIC COLLEGE

              CAMBRIDGE ISLAMIC COLLEGE Educating our Future Leaders and Role Models Please join us for an inspiring evening of talks, poetry and 3-course dinner with Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi and associates in support of Cambridge Islamic College. Speakers Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi (Dean of Cambridge Islamic College) Dr Muhammad Zeyn Green Thompson (Consultant Psychiatrist … Read More

Muslim Council of Britain Congratulates New London Mayor Sadiq Khan

6 May 2016 The Muslim Council of Britain today congratulated Sadiq Khan as the new Mayor of London. Dr Shuja Shafi, its Secretary General said: “I congratulate Sadiq Khan for his victory. His ready wit and resilience is an inspiring model for young people particularly from minority backgrounds aiming for a career in the tough world of politics.” “London is a great … Read More

MCB Marketing and Fundraising Officer – Job Vacancy

 Marketing and Fundraising Officer JOB DESCRIPTION   Reporting to:                     Hon. Treasurer Job location:                      MCB Head Office in Whitechapel, London E1 ___________________________________________________________________________ Purpose of the Post: The Marketing and Fundraising Officer will be responsible for supporting the development and execution of the marketing and fundraising plan. Main Responsibilities: Fundraising Organising and helping with traditional fundraising activities such as mosques … Read More

Art of Islam Festival

Celebrating the Arts of the Islamic world Bucks County Museum is proud to announce the Art of Islam Festival at a town near you from 26 March until 24 September! The County Museum has brought talent and funding together from many sources to mount this superb programme of over 100 events taking place across Bucks. The centre piece exhibition at … Read More