Sheikh Anwar Mady of Belfast Islamic Centre wins Interfaith Award

On the 2nd February 2019, at an event in Banbridge Town Hall organised by the Northern Ireland Interfaith forum, Sheikh Anwar was presented with the 2018 Interfaith Award. In his address Ed Petersen, chairman of the Interfaith Forum,  mentioned that Sheikh Anwar had been an excellent model for good Interfaith practice in Northern Ireland. Reaching out to […]

Recent Visits to Belfast Islamic Centre

Muslims have been in NI since it’s foundation. A settled Muslim population has been here for generations have significantly contributed to NI throughout even the darkest days of the troubles – in business, education and particularly medicine. In recent years the Muslim population has increased in line with immigration patterns as a direct response to […]

Belfast Islamic Centre Representatives Attend Interfaith Reception at Belfast City Hall

Deputy Lord Mayor Emmet McDonagh-Brown hosted a reception at Belfast City Hall on 14th November to acknowledge the contributions of Minority Faith Communities to the history and continued development of Northern Ireland.  Many thanks to our friend Cllr David Armitage and Councillor Lyons for proposing this event and recognising the contribution of minority communities to NI.   […]

Upcoming Event: Promoting Fostering in BAME communities – Tuesday 4th December 2018

Promoting Fostering in BAME communities – Hosted by Northern Ireland Council for Racial Equality and Belfast Islamic Centre This joint event is prepared by the Barnardo, Belfast Islamic Centre and NICRE in response to the fact that the current fostering system does not have any BAME nor Muslim foster parent against a backdrop of over-represented of the BAME […]

Belfast Islamic Centre – 40 years serving Belfast.

On behalf of the Muslim Community, we would like to take this opportunity to thank the Councillor Emmet McDonough-Brown, the Deputy Lord Mayor of Belfast & Belfast city Council for their support for the Muslim Community of Belfast and for hosting representatives of BIC and NIMFA in City Hall this evening to celebrate 40 years […]

HMRC – Diversity Event at Custom House

HMRC Diversity & Inclusion Event “Prejudice is the child of ignorance” on the theme “Individual Choices and their significance” The event was arranged by Ronan Slevin and Brian Magee HMRC with presentations by Dr Christopher Stange, St Vincent and the Grenadines Consulate General,  Naomi Al-Bawab Belfast Islamic Centre and HMRC staff.