Groundbreaking Gathering

On the blessed day of Ashura we gathered at the Mill Road site for prayers to celebrate the start of works. As well as architects, diplomats, contractors, engineers and other consultants, the happy event was attended by representatives of the city’s different masjid communities. The event began with a Qur’anic recitation by Imam Isa Karadere, … Continue reading Groundbreaking Gathering

Hajj Is Coming: Learn More with CMT

Muslims from Cambridge and all over the UK are preparing for the journey of a lifetime to the Holy City of Mecca. Mishkat Media is presenting an online lecture on ‘The Secrets of the Hajj’, which explains the wisdom and necessity of Hajj, and how to allow the outward practices to enter and transform us … Continue reading Hajj Is Coming: Learn More with CMT

i360 Open To The Public!

Brighton’s new visitor attraction, known as the British Airways i360, was officially opened on 4 August. Designed by Cambridge Mosque architects Marks Barfield Associates, this innovative structure is a ‘vertical pier’ which takes up to 200 visitors a breathtaking 138 metres into the sky. The hi-tech project benefits from the extensive use of sustainable technology. … Continue reading i360 Open To The Public!

Women’s Survey Results Out

Following our survey of female mosque-users in the Cambridge area, we have produced statistical guidance on preferences for the male-female screen on the ground floor. We were delighted to receive so many responses to our survey. To download and view the results and comments please click the links below: Women’s Survey || General Report Women’s … Continue reading Women’s Survey Results Out

Ramadan Mubarak!

Ramadan Mubarak! The Trustees and the whole team of the Cambridge New Mosque Project congratulate the Muslims of Cambridge on the commencement of the Holy Month of Ramadan. May Allah make this a month of acceptance, brotherhood, and unity for Muslims here and around the world. Shaykh Abdul Latif Finch has given a brilliant lecture … Continue reading Ramadan Mubarak!

More Progress on Site!

Contractors are back on the Mill Road site this week to establish a proper drainage infrastructure at the front end. New drains will be excavated and built and capped with manhole covers. We are also continuing site investigation works through a series of boreholes elsewhere on the site, which our specialist contractors will be monitoring … Continue reading More Progress on Site!

Cambridge Islamic Art raises £25K for Cambridge Mosque Project

“Allah is beautiful and loves beauty.” – Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) –  Cambridge Islamic Art is a small, volunteer driven initiative which proudly launched their first online Islamic art sale in December 2015 in aid of the Cambridge Mosque Project. World-renowned Muslim artists, many of whom are masters of the Islamic art tradition, donated pieces … Continue reading Cambridge Islamic Art raises £25K for Cambridge Mosque Project