WISE is an organisation serving the community to promote the progress and prosperity of mankind in this life and the next by calling to the true teachings of Islam and the worship of one God (Allah). It aims to empower Muslims with the tools and confidence to live Islam, face the challenges of the modern world and make a positive, meaningful contribution to society. It provides a centre that will serve as a community hub and strives to build bridges with the wider community, promoting and strengthening social cohesion.
We hope to provide clear and accurate information about Islam, the fastest growing religion in the world. Here you will find information about the activities organised by WISE as well as interesting articles on various topics of Islam. For more info about WISE please click here
The place of the Face Veil in Islam
“Britain’s first Gay Muslim marriage,” “…You can be gay and be a Muslim” Well yes, you can be a gay and be a Muslim. The homosexual act (not the homosexual urge – which should still be resisted) is prohibited in Islam – the texts are definitive concerning this and there has been a unanimous consensus […]
#MeToo has been doing the rounds on social media, highlighting a shocking number of female (and a significant number of male) victims of of sexual harassment and sexual assault. Seemingly blind to culture, race, religion and class, it exists at all levels. Many of the stories recounted are harrowing; in fact some I, personally, could […]
Ramadan, a blessed month that gives us an opportunity to gain better consciousness of Allah and improve our self-control.A simple Google search can highlight tons of medical benefits of fasting – it is even recommended by some top nutritionists. For some of us, however, Ramadan starts with a bang, by that I mean, a banging […]