July 25th, 2014The now annual Leicester Ramadhan Festival returns to the city for a fourth year. Running until 27 July at The Spinney on Frisby Road, organisers hope that 15,000 people will attend.The festival is in partnership with Human Appeal, a global charity that raises money to offer aid and assistance to disadvantaged people around the world...By July 25th, 20140 comments
July 22nd, 2014PRESS RELEASE
“ Its Bigger, Better and Even More Vibrant”: Ramadhan Festival Returns
The Spinney, Frisby Road, Leicester, LE5 0DQ
The annual Ramadhan Festival returns to Leicester this month in a series of vivacious festivities to celebrate the Holiest time in the Muslim calendar. Now in its fourth year, it runs from 24-27...By July 22nd, 20140 comments
July 22nd, 2013With Ramadan currently being observed across the city since 10 July, Labour MP for Leicester South, Jon Ashworth will be repeating his fasting experience from last year and undertaking the fast on Wednesday 24 July.
Jon wanted to experience the observance again stating “Ramadan is such an important time for so many...By July 22nd, 20130 comments
August 17th, 2012
For almost a month now, millions of Muslims have been fasting as part of the holy month of Ramadan, they abstain from eating during daylight hours and break their fast when the sun has set.
The Federation of Muslim Organisations organised an Iftar or fast breaking event, for all faiths at the St Philips ...By August 17th, 20120 comments
August 8th, 2012
Local MP Jon Ashworth kicked off the five-day Ramadhan Festival which opened its doors to the public today.
The event is running in the city for a second year, last years event attracted around 20,000 visitors to the Grosvenor Suite on Belgrave Gate.
This year the venue has once again be...By August 8th, 20120 comments
August 3rd, 2012The spectacular five-day Ramadhan Festival is returning to the city of Leicester for a second year running.
Attracting over 20,000 people last year, the LEC, Grosvenor Suite on 203 Belgrave Gate, Leicester will once again be transformed into a Mediterranean bazaar with a number of exciting food, fashion and entertainment...By August 3rd, 20120 comments
July 26th, 2012
Leicester South MP Jon Ashworth is planning on fasting for a day during the sacred Muslim month of Ramadan. Pukaar News will be covering the day during his fast as well as following other Muslims in Leicester. Full report coming soon.
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