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ISB Elects New Chair

17th October 2019, file under Press releases

written by Tafazal Mohammed

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The Islamic Society of Britain Elects Dr Khalid Anis MBE as its new Chair

The Islamic Society of Britain welcomes the appointment of Dr Khalid Anis MBE as its new Chair. Society members elected Dr Anis at the Annual General Meeting, held on 12th October 2019.

Speaking about his new role, Dr Anis said: “I understand the heavy responsibility entrusted to me as Chair of Trustees for this unique organisation. The Islamic Society of Britain has always held an important position in standing for a positive vision for British Muslims, sometimes putting our head above the parapet. I am keen to renew this vision and help this organisation develop the kind of leadership that displays the courage, ethics and values that are important for healthy community relations right across Britain, today”

Dr Anis, a General Dental Practitioner, has held several senior positions in the organisation, including as Director of the Living Islam Festival, the charity’s flagship project. A former, school governor and consultant in Public Health, Dr Anis was awarded the MBE in 2007 for services to dentistry. He runs a NHS practice in Manchester, where he resides with his wife Sara and his 3 children.

The Tale of Two Civilisations

17th May 2019, file under Events

written by Tafazal Mohammed

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Our next Campus residential is:

The Tale of Two Civilisations

At Markfield, Leicestershire

Interactive Workshops will explore the following topics:

-Islamic History and the Height of Islamic Civilisation
-The Growth of Western Civilisation
-Muslim Responses to Colonialism
-Loyalty and Belonging

There will also be:
Reminders, BBQ, bonfire, dhikr sessions, interactive discussions and plenty of time to make new friendships!!

Buy your tickets HERE

Book by 10th June to avail yourself of the Early Bird Discount!

On Meeting Miliband @ The Mosque

20th January 2013, file under Events

written by Sibt Ali

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Having attended the event at Regents Park Mosque on Thursday with Ed Miliband, I have been left feeling optimistic but reminded that a lot more still needs to be done. Read More…

‘Tis that time of year

7th December 2011, file under News

written by Sibt Ali

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“Away in a manger, no crib for a bed, the little…Prophet Jesus, lay down his sweet head!” I sang out on the last day before the Christmas holidays in 1998… Read More…

Mitzvah Day reflections…

24th November 2011, file under Events

written by Sibt Ali

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Wow, what an amazing couple of days I’ve had! On Sunday I went with my husband and all four children to Maidenhead Synagogue as part of Mitzvah Day…

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London’s burning!

9th August 2011, file under News

written by Husman Khan

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Thoughts on the Summer riots as they were happening…

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