British National travelling for Hajj? Live Q&A – Monday 22 Sept

Find out about the help and support available to you. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) will be holding a Twitter Q&A session on Monday 22nd September. Join the live Twitter Q&A hour, to have your questions answered. Date: Monday, 22 September 2014 Time:11am to 12pm (UK Time) Send questions to @ukinsaudiarabia twitter account using#HajiUK (Focus will be on queries on supporting … Read More

Campaign Launched to Treat Gaza’s Severely Wounded Children in UK

5 August 2014 #SaveGazaKids With at least 300 children and adolescents killed in Gaza by the Israeli Defence Force in the last month, a new campaign has been launched today to treat in the UK those children in desperate need of medical treatment. Because of the seven year siege, and current onslaught, Gaza lacks medical supplies, equipment and expertise. Today, … Read More

British Muslims Urge Prime Minister to Act on Gaza

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1 August 2014 Over a 100 community leaders, activists, business leaders and scholars from across the British Muslim community* put their name to a joint letter to David Cameron urging the Government to act decisively to stop the indiscriminate slaughter of Palestinians. The civilian casualties are increasing daily, with over 1,400 dead women, children and men. The letter represents a consensus view from … Read More

The Muslim Council of Britain Responds to Peter Clarke’s “Trojan Horse” Letter Report

The Muslim of Council of Britain welcomes the Education Secretary Nicola Morgan’s assurance that the government supports ‘the right of Muslim parents to be involved in their children’s schools and their commitment to take leading roles in public life.’ The Education Secretary was responding to the latest report issued by Peter Clarke, who was asked to investigate Birmingham schools following … Read More

Tackling Climate Change – Celebrating British Muslims Roles Towards the Environment

‘Together For an Eco-Friendly World’ The Muslim Council of Britain celebrated its seventh annual Muslim Leadership Dinner, welcoming over three-hundred guests, with leading figures such as foreign ambassadors from the Saudi, Kuwaiti, Turkish Embassies, as well as, politicians, journalists, community leaders and students in attendance. The dinner this year, on 23rd May 2016, focused on our duty towards the environment … Read More

Apply for the 12th World Islamic Economic Forum

12th World Islamic Economic Forum, Jakarta. Each year, the Muslim Council of Britain organises a delegation of professionals, community leaders and entrepreneurs to the annual World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) with the aims of sharing experiences, developing new ideas and networking. From the 2nd – 4th August 2016, delegates will enjoy a unique opportunity to participate in a historic forum … 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

Halal Finance for Students: Muslim Council of Britain Welcomes Government Initiative

18 May 2016 The Muslim Council of Britain today welcomed the government’s White Paper on making available Shariah-compliant student loans. Praising the government, Dr Shuja Shafi said: “The government is to be commended for making this positive step, it would allow Muslims to fulfil their religious obligation to study and to avoid interest. This will undoubtedly pave the way for … 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

Prime Minister’s Apology to Imam Suliman Ghani: Muslim Council of Britain Calls for an Inquiry into Islamophobia in the Conservative Party

11th May 2016 The Muslim Council of Britain today welcomed the Prime Minister’s apology to Imam Suliman Ghani, a south London imam who was falsely accused by the Prime Minister of supporting Daesh terrorists. The allegation was also repeated by the Defence Secretary. Dr Shuja Shafi, Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain said: “I welcome the Prime Minister’s … 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