Muslims in Britain


Excellent Mosque Initiative

Community News….. Finsbury Park Mosque have organised an open day for local school children- a much needed initiative to commence a dialogue with young people: “We are glad to announce that our sixth annual neighbourhood open day will be taking place on … read more



Rashed Ghannouchi – ‘Islam does not judge’

Extracts from an interview with Mounia El-Arfaoui, May 2015. Rashed Ghannouchi, your latest positions have provoked great controversy, particularly your opposition to criminalizing homosexuality, which is forbidden in Islam. Do you still adopt this position? I have already said Islam, like … read more



The Shaikha’s Intervention

From the Guardian – Qatari Shaikha Moza bint Nasser al-Missned’s speech in Oxford: ‘Why is it that world leaders gathered to march in defence of Charlie Hebdo, while the Chapel Hill murders were shrugged off as a parking dispute?” …At the same time … read more

Featured Videos

Tahir Alam

Tahir Alam on the Trojan Horse Hoax

Impact of the Education of Muslim Children in Birmingham Schools Featuring Tahir Alam, Ex Chairman – Park View Educational Trust read more



Business and Finance Presenter/ Assistant Producer

Employer: Islam Channel… Job Type: Full Time… Location: London… We are looking for a presenter with business knowledge and experience to front live and pre-recorded TV business/ finance programming and reports… For further information or to apply click here Or … read more



Isra and Mi’raj

“Exalted is He who took His Servant by night from al-Masjid al-Haram to al-Masjid al- Aqsa, whose surroundings We have blessed, to show him of Our signs. Indeed, He is the Hearing, the Seeing.” For an explanation of this verse … read more



Fly on the Wall

When British values are not cast in iron! click here to read more read more

Secret State


Watching the BBC

Frances Stonor Saunders, writing about the left-wing academic Eric Hobsbawm, also provides new insights on the vetting of BBC staff in the 1980s. click here. For Salaam’s Secret State archive, click here.       read more

Islamicate Archives

ELM Concept Drawing

The East London Mosque 1982 – unveiling of foundation plaque

From Impact International, October 1982: …About two months ago, a gentleman saw the artist’s drawing of the proposed mosque at the Islamic Cultural Centre East London Mosque, 1982 read more



Radwa Ashour

Egyptian writer and academic, who passed away in 2014. read more