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Muslims, Jews and Christians come together to combat homelessness

Read Original source   For the first time ever, London’s vital winter night shelter schemes will include a mosque as a venue. West London Mission’s (WLM) Night Shelter in Westminster is the first winter night shelter scheme in London which has churches, a synagogue and a mosque as venues to host people who would otherwise be sleeping rough. WLM’s Night ...

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Almanaar hosts interfaith Succot lunch

Read More here Jews and Muslims enjoyed festive meal together at Al Manaar mosque, with the aim to promote mutual understanding, cohesion, as well as address poverty and homelessness in London.   embers of West London Synagogue, New West End Synagogue and Holland Park Synagogue, together with worshippers and staff at Al Manaar mosque, enjoyed an interfaith succot lunch on ...

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Grenfell fire: hundreds gather at mosque for funerals of five victims

Read Original Hundreds of people have gathered in the al-Manaar mosque in west London to say funeral prayers for three women and two children who died in the Grenfell Tower fire. After the 75-minute ceremony on Friday, members of the mosque and the local community lined a narrow street close to the Westway flyover to see coffins containing the remains of ...

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Al-Manaar’s Response Submission to the Grenfell Tower fire Inquiry ToR

Al-Manaar’s Response Submission to the Grenfell Tower fire Inquiry ToRP Please download here

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Al Manaar Community Consultation Meeting

  Al Manaar Community Consultation Meeting in Response to the Grenfell Tower Public Inquiry’s Terms of Reference Download the leaflet  Al Manaar has prepared a response and is holding a meeting to consult and obtain your views on its proposed response to the Inquiry Team.   Meeting:   2nd August Time:         7pm- 8.30pm Venue:      Al Manaar Mosque & Centre ...

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The fourth emergency service. Faith communities in the Grenfell frontline

  JONATHAN AITKEN 19th July 2017 wrote The Grenfell Tower fire disaster is teaching Britain many lessons. Some of them will have to await the findings of inquiries and inquests. But already it is clear that the sclerotic bureaucracies of local and national government were not up to the job. Inadequate building materials and firefighting equipment may have deepened the ...

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Al-Manaar mentioned in New York Times

Original report is here For Child Survivors of London Fire, a Belated Eid Celebration LONDON — Few things are more quintessentially British than a funfair for children. And nothing conveys the British slogan “Keep Calm and Carry On” like staging one for children rendered homeless after an inferno that killed at least 80 people. The local mosque near Grenfell Tower, the ...

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Bahraini Ambassador to U.K. visit

Bahraini Ambassador to U.K. presents condolences to Grenfell Tower victims   He expressed his sincere condolences to the families and relatives of the victims and wished the injured speedy recovery, valuing the efforts being exerted by the Centre to shelter the hit families and alleviate their hardship. Ambassador Shaikh Fawaz also thanked those in charge of the Centre for giving ...

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Finsbury Park Attack

  19th June 2017 We condemn the terrorist attack on Muslim worshippers in Finsbury Park this morning, which resulted in fatality and several serious injuries to innocent civilians. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and their families. We praise the community for their swift response in helping the police to arrest one of the perpetrators of the crime ...

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Temporary Shelter for anyone and all faith affected by the fire at Grenfell Tower.

Assalamu Alykum   Latest Update Want to donate? Click here   To keep up to date and check latest update, Please follow our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Al-Manaar-the-Muslim-Cultural-Heritage-Centre-163768860359767/   Latest update For people affected by the Granfell Tower fire and looking for information about persons, please contact the “Missing Person Line” on 0207 361 3008. Please seek information from the right statutory authority. Avoid listening ...

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