An independent study found that British press coverage during the COVID-19 crisis spread Islamophobia and asserted negative and racist concepts and prejudice against Muslims through biased coverage which relied on inaccurate or deliberately misleading information.
British Muslim MP Zara Sultana gave a moving, tearful speech at the Parliament about racism against Muslims and what she has faced because of being a Muslim woman, criticizing the "official disregard" for Islamophobia, which contributes to spreading hatred. https://youtu.be/22Mvts_gVlQ
Many protesters gathered in front of Worcestershire County prison in the UK claiming that a senior prison officer has repeatedly targeted Muslim prisoners who are practicing Islam. The Ministry of Justice confirmed an investigation is underway.
Local authorities in London, England announced plans for a new memorial commemorating Muslims who fought in World Wars. Mayor of London Sadiq Khan said that this step comes in recognition of the English Muslims who sacrificed their lives for their country.
Recent studies and surveys have revealed that the Islamic banking market has enjoyed greater growth over the past years in various countries of the world, even in non-Islamic countries, what contributed to a rise in assets, with many young people adopting it. https://youtu.be/wC9yjZpqkKI
SM users in England praised founding "The Muslim Golf Association” by some players, with the aim of providing an appropriate environment that helps Muslims practice golf without being obliged to do any practices that may violate their religious commitment.
A non-profit organization announced that 5 English clubs signed up to a recently launched charter to protect the rights of Muslim athletes and respect their beliefs, amid welcome from the players who confirmed that they suffered at times because of being Muslims. https://youtu.be/a08baweDe0I