This article was published in the Daily Ausaf on 27th August 2013.
We thank you all for the support that we have received to date in opposing the proposed redevelopment of The Islamic Academy of Manchester as postgraduate student flats. Below is a reminder of the various ways in which can help us. Note there is a sense of urgency now as the planning application consultation expiry […]
We have just come across the following article which has been published by TheBusinessDesk.com: http://www.thebusinessdesk.com/northwest/news/504000-student-rooms-plan-for-derelict-church.html?news_section=4150# Similar to the Manchester Evening News article, it makes no reference to The Islamic Academy which occupies the ‘Sunday School’ building. We request you contact the Deputy Editor, James Graham, who has written the article and inform him of the […]
Our respected teacher and founder and Director of The Islamic Academy, Hadhrat Allama Khalid Mahmud sahib has been taken ill and is in hospital. He has had an emergency operation. We request your duas that he has a speedy recovery and Allah grants him shifa. Ameen.
The Islamic Academy of Manchester is one of the oldest and most respected Islamic institutions in Manchester. We have been the tenants of the Manchester City Council (MCC) for almost 40 years, occupying the annexe of the Welsh Baptist Church (formerly the Sunday School) since 1974. Since 1974, we have used this building (19 Chorlton […]
An article has appeared in today’s Manchester Evening News about the proposal by Church Converts which states ‘The chapel was last used by the Islamic Academy of Manchester until it closed in 2005 because of safety fears’.‘ The article is extremely inaccurate! It makes no mention that the Islamic Academy has occupied the annexe since […]
The planning application by the commercial developer, Church Converts, is now live in the Manchester City Council Planning Portal. We hope you will support us in opposing this conversion of an active, vibrant place of worship into flats for commercial gain. You can help support our campaign immediately by: 1. Make your comments on the […]
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Eid al-Fitr salah will take place tomorrow, Friday 9th August 2013. At the Islamic Academy the first jamaat will be at 8 am and the second at 10 am. At Jamia Islamia there will be one jamaat only at 9 am. Note there is additional parking which can accommodate 100 cars in the adjacent Daisy […]
Khatme Quran at The Islamic Academy of Manchester will take place TODAY (Tuesday 6th) insha’Allah. Isha jamaat is at 1045 PM and the programme should begin around 1145 PM. Please come and take part in the dua and inform others. Facilities for sisters also.