Venue: Pakistan Centre, Liverpool Speakers: Professor Ron Geaves, Author “Islam in Victorian Britain: The Life and Times of Abdullah Quilliam”, Al Hajj Ahmad Thomson Barrister and Author of numerous books on Islam.
“On a bleak, wet and windy day in Liverpool the old Georgian, white stoned building which once housed England’s first registered mosque…”: Newspaper article written my journalist Rahila Bano.
Speakers:Jahangir Mohammed and Galib Khan. “…As non-Muslims we were made to feel very welcome and found the talks and the tour very interesting…” Carmel Malone and Roy Middleton
Venue: Eastern Pearl Banqueting Hall, Manchester Speakers: Jahangir Mohammed – The future of the AQS, Galib Khan – The work of the AQS, Prof. Mehmet Seker, Dokuz Eylul Uni., Turkey – Abdullah Quilliam’s time in Turkey, Lord Nazir Ahmed – The legacy of Abdullah Quilliam, Ron Geaves – The life of Abdullah Quilliam
Work starts at the historic masjid. The main prayer hall, the womens area and the ablution facilities are the spaces to be completed.
The historic mosque founded by Abdullah Quilliam was reopend after 100 years on the 27th April 2014 as a functioning mosque.