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Health and travel advice for Hajj pilgrims

September 15, 2014 by


The Foreign and Commonwealth Office offers advice ahead of the Hajj With thousands of British Muslims expected to attend this year’s Hajj pilgrimage, predicted to fall between 2 – 7 October, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) is urging those travelling to Saudi Arabia to be fully prepared and follow up-to-date travel advice before embarking […]

Prime Minister sends warm wishes to Muslims for Eid

August 8, 2013 by


Prime Minister David Cameron said: “I send my warmest wishes to Muslims in the UK and overseas as they celebrate the festival of Eid-al-Fitr. After a month of longer summer days fasting, praying and putting aside many of the things that we can take for granted, Muslims will come together with friends and family to […]