Press Conference: London Bridge Attack

4 June 2017 The Muslim Council of Britain held a press conference to discuss and speak out against the London Bridge attack. The following is a statement from Harun Khan, Secretary general of the Muslim Council of Britain:   Ladies and gentlemen, Thank you for attending at such short notice. As you can see, we have Muslim community representatives from … Read More

Secretary General’s Speech at UK Security Expo

On Thursday 1st December 2016, the Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain, Harun Khan, addressed an audience of Government, Transport, Intelligence, Defence, Law Enforcement, Emergency Services, CNI, the Private Sector and Cyber Security at the UK Security Expo in London Olympia. He was asked to speak on ‘Fostering Community Cohesion and Countering Terrorism’, which included talking about the … Read More

Speech by Dr Shuja Shafi on British and Islamic Values

The following is a speech delivered by Dr Shuja Shafi, Secretary General of the Muslim Council of Britain on ‘British values’ to the 100 Group conference, organised by Brighton College and Kingsford Community School. British Values are Islamic Values Speech by Dr Shuja Shafi, Secretary General, Muslim Council of Britain 29 January 2015 I am honoured and humbled to speak in … Read More

Secretary General Calls for Fresh Thinking on Extremism at MCB AGM 2013

In his speech to the 16th Annual General Meeting of the Muslim Council of Britain, Farooq Murad, its Secretary General, outlined the community’s response to the Woolwich murder of May 22 and reflected community sentiment to the ongoing proposals to counter terrorism. Here are the main excerpts from the speech, delivered on Saturday 29 June 2013 at the British Muslim … Read More