Jeremy Corbyn with other prominent guests joined our annual community Iftar 2017
- June 15, 2017
- Posted by: FPM
- Category: Latest News, News
Finsbury Park Mosque (FPM) and The Muslim Association of Britain (MAB) organised their joint annual Iftar gathering at Finsbury Park Mosque on Thursday 14th June 2017. More than 60 prominent guests including Politicians, Faith and Community leaders, Councillors, Police officers and Journalists attended the event. The Guest of Honour Rt Hon Jeremy Corbyn MP, the Leader of the Labour Party was joined by other distinguished guests including the Leader of Islington Council Richard Watts, The Islington Mayor Cllr Una O’Halloran, Sheikh Haytham Tamim, Bishop Paul Hendricks, Dr Anas Tikriti the head of Shura of the Muslim Association of Britain, David Rueben from the Golders Green Synagogue, Malia Bouattia the ex NUS President, The Revd Jennifer Potter the chairman of Islington Faith Forum and the superintendent of Islington Police Nick Davies. Other distinguished guests including, The Revd Jonathan Brewster from Christ Church Highbury, Steven Derby the director of Interfaith Matters, the General Secretary of CND Kate Hudson, Bruce Kent, Father Danial Sandham from St. John’s Church, Victoria Brittain journalist and writer, the former Chief Superintendent in Harrow Dal Babu, Barrister Hugh Tomlinson QC, Chris Nineham the Vice Chair of the Stop the War Coalition, Councillors Andy Hull, Asima Shaikh and Caroline Russell and Julian Weinberg from Forward thinking. Mr Mohammed Kozbar the chairman of FPM said: “After the tragic fire incident today, it was rather consoling to see so many guests turn up from all different communities, faiths, service providers, politicians and organisations, our thought and prayers with those who have been effected by this tragedy”.