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Redbridge Community Trust Celebrates 70th Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

The Redbridge Community Trust (RCT) organized a rally on Ilford High Road in front of Redbridge Town Hall on Saturday afternoon to mark the 70th Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II’s accession to the throne in the service of the British people. Queen Elizabeth II ascended the British throne on February 6, 1952. So far, She is the only representative ...

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Mansoor Ahmad has been honoured with BEM in Her Majesty The Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2022

Merton Council School Governor British Bangladeshi Mansoor Ahmad has been honoured with the British Empire Medal (BEM) in Her Majesty The Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2022 for his extraordinary contributions, continued support, and voluntary services to the British Community.  Mansoor will be presented with the British Empire Medal and be invited to attend the Queen’s Royal Garden Party at Buckingham ...

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Reception of Cllr Sabia Kamali in London

Muhammed Shahed Rahman:   Speaking at the reception given to Cllr Sabia Kamali in London, the speakers said, “We have to go a long way with talent and creativity, develop the community, devote ourselves to serving the people. No matter where we are, it is our moral responsibility to work for improvement of the community, society and country from our ...

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Evidence shows midwifery education in Bangladesh is making real impact by improving women’s access to safe childbirth

  Studies show that over last three years Bangladeshi women chose trained midwives for safe childbirth. In association with the British High Commission in Bangladesh, the Directorate General of Nursing and Midwifery (DGNM) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) organised a dissemination seminar on Wednesday 1 June 2022, at the auditorium of DGNM in Dhaka, to share findings of ...

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Ruby Haque laid to rest at Garden of Peace on Friday 28 May.

By Matiar Chowdhury:   Ruby Haque, secretary of the UK Ghatok-Dalal Nirmul Committee, was laid to rest at Henlott’s Garden of Peace on Friday 28 May after Janaja prayers at the Bricklane Jame Mosque in East London. Ruby Haque, the struggling general secretary of the UK branch of the Committee to Eliminate the Deadly Brokers of 1971, died on 25 May ...

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A virtual memorial service was held at the initiative of UK Bangla Reporters Unity and Focus TV on the death of legendary journalist Abdul Gaffar Choudhury

   Bangla Mirror Desk :   A virtual memorial service was held at the initiative of UK Bangla Reporters Unity and Focus TV on the death of veteran writer, popular columnist, legendary journalist Abdul Gaffar Choudhury, the author of the Ekushey song. On Saturday night, May 21, 2022, Mohammad Shahed Rahman conducted the entire program in a live virtual commemoration ...

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Local community initiative holds successful Eid gathering and networking event

Ilford, May 25, 2022 – Ilford Community Initiative (ICI) held a successful Eid gathering and networking event on May 21st July which was attended by over 70 members of the local community including Sam Tarry MP. The event held at Goodmayes Methodist Church consisted of traditional Eid food, singing Eid songs and speeches from Sam Terry MP, Immigration Judge & ...

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Gaffar Chowdhury’s namaz-e-janaza held in London

Eminent journalist and columnist Abdul Gaffar Chowdhury’s first Namaz-e-Janaza was held at London’s Brick Lane mosque after Jummah prayers on Friday. Mayor of Tower Hamlets Mohammad Lutfur Rahman, Bangladesh High Commissioner to the UK Saida Muna Tasneem, officials and employees of the mission, members of British Bangladeshi community, journalists, cultural activists and cross section of Bangladeshi expats joined the Janaza.Special ...

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RCT extends sympathetic reception to former LibDem councillor candidate Mohammed Ohid Uddin

  The Redbridge Community Trust (RCT) has extended a sympathetic reception to Alhaj Mohammed Ohid Uddin, LibDem’s first British Bangladeshi former councillor  candidate, at Churchfield Ward, Redbridge The reception was held at 7:30 pm on Sunday at Apple Real Estate in Leys wood Drive Newbury Park, Redbridge. Alhaj Mohammed Ohid Uddin was the guest of honor at the reception presided over by ...

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