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Attacks on Muslim Property or institutions

Hate Crimes 2016

Attacks on Muslim Property or institutions

  1. NI Police investigate racist attack on home of Somali family in South Belfast. Belfast Telegraph and Belfast Live, 6 January 2016
  2. Bacon sandwiches thrown at Bristol’s Jamia mosque, Muslim worshippers abused. Bristol Post and Bristol 24/7, 18 January 2016. Man charged over Bristol mosque incident. Bristol Post, 19 January 2016. Second man arrested after Bristol mosque attack. Bristol Post, 20 January 2016. Man banned from mosques in England and Wales while awaiting sentence for Bristol mosque attack. Bristol Post and Daily Star, 18 February 2016
  3. Racist graffiti daubed on homes in Southport. Southport Visitor, 18 January 2016
  4. Man arrested over pig’s head incident at Muslim Girls’ School. Lancashire Telegraph, 20 January 2016
  5. Another Islamic school defaced with pig’s head. The Guardian, 21 January 2016
  6. Man to be sentenced for anti-Muslim graffiti on shop front in Limerick. Irish Examiner and Limerick Leader, 29 January 2016
  7. Man sentenced for racist abuse and criminal damage at Shotton kebab shop. The Leader, 2 February 2016
  8. GMP seeks suspects after Muslim family threatened at home by masked intruders. Manchester Evening News, 5 February 2016
  9. Man sentenced for racially aggravated criminal damage after threatening to “burn down” takeaway shop in Grimsby. Grimsby Telegraph, 9 February 2016
  10. Man banned from mosques in England and Wales while awaiting sentence for Bristol mosque attack.  Bristol Post and Daily Star, 18 February 2016.
  11. Community sentence for man who racially abused takeaway owner and damaged shop door. Lurgan Mail, 23 February 2016
  12. Former EDL organiser sentenced for racist offences. Newark Advertiser, 10 March 2016
  13. Anti-mosque posters found at mosque site in Lincoln. Lincolnshire Echo and Lincolnite, 22 March 2016
  14. Three people in Bristol mosque attack plead guilty. ITV News and Bristol Post, 22 March 2016
  15. Two men arrested over pig’s head incident at Islamic school in Portsmouth. The Mirror and Portsmouth News, 26 March 2016. Two men re-bailed in connection with pig’s head incident at Portsmouth Muslim school, 4 May 2016
  16. Man told not to carry black markers after pleading guilty to vandalising mosque with anti-Islam messages. The Metro, 31 March 2016.Man handed suspended sentence for anti-Islam graffiti. London Evening Standard, 15 April 2016
  17. Thames Valley police investigate suspected hate crime after alcohol bottles thrown at High Wycombe mosque. Daily Express and Daily Star, 25 April 2016
  18. Woman sentenced for attack on Asian PCSO. Manchester Evening News, 12 April 2016
Hate Crimes 2015

Attacks on Muslim Property or institutions

  1. Windows smashed at Norwich mosque. Norwich Advertiser, 7 February 2015.
  2. Exeter Muslims face hostile campaign to community centre application. Exeter Express and Echo, 12 February 2015.
  3. Exeter Muslim group withdraw planning application after hostile leaflet campaign. Exeter Express and Echo and Devon Gazette, 13 February 2015.
  4. Man in court on charges for alleged mosque arson attack. Kent Online, 10 March 2015.
  5.  Takeaway arson in North Wales, suspected racial motive. New North Wales, 11 March 2015.
  6. Signboard at Muslim cemetery vandalised. Glasgow Evening Times, 26 March 2015.
  7. Man sentenced for attack on Warrington mosque. Warrington Guardian, 9 April 2015
  8. Islamophobic graffiti daubed on Glasgow Gurdwara. BBC News, The Scotsman and Daily Record, 13 April 2015.
  9.  Four pigs heads left outside community centre ‘mosque’ in Solihull BBC News, ITV News, The Guardian, The Mirror and Birmingham Mail, 13 April 2015Man cleared by jury over pig’s heads outside Islamic centre. Birmingham Mail, 7 December 2015
  10. Window at Weymouth Islamic Centre smashed. Dorset Echo, 14 April 2015
  11.  Police offer £5,000 reward for new information on Muswell Hill arson attack. LBC Radio and Barnet and Potters Bar Times, 5 June 2015.
  12. Police investigate arson attacks in Rochdale. Manchester Evening News, ITV News. 8 June 2015.
  13. Man charged with public order offence over pigs’ heads outside Solihull centre. Birmingham Mail, 11 June 2015.
  14. Vandals target Shia mosque in Bradford. Telegraph and Argus, 22 June 2015.
  15. Teenager arrested over Shia mosque hate crime incident. Telegraph and Argus, 24 June 2015.
  16. Muslims graves desecrated in Nottingham cemetery. BBC News, Lancashire Telegraph and Buxton Advertiser, 29 June 2015.
  17. Woodford Islamic Centre has brick thrown through window. Ilford Recorder, 27 August 2015.
  18. Vandals daub ‘Die Muslims, Die’ on wall of Gurdwara in Teesside. Teesside Gazette, 3 September 2015.
  19. Teenager pleads guilty to abusing Muslim shopkeeper and damaging his car Liverpool Echo, 29 October 2015.
  20. Police investigate suspected hate crime at Rhyl Islamic Cultural Centre. BBC News, 12 November 2015. Man to stand trial for mosque firework incident Daily Post, 3 December 2015 Man pleads guilty to firework attack on Rhyl Islamic Centre. BBC News and the Daily Post, 11 January 2016
  21. Man who stuck ‘anti-Islam posters’ near Walsall mosque sentenced for hate crime. Express and Star, 10 November 2015.
  22. Centre used by Muslims targeted in arson attack. Glasgow Evening Times 18 November 2015
  23. Muslim family home petrol-bombed in Northern Ireland. BBC News 18 November 2015
  24. EDL supporter allegedly dropped bag of dog poo through Muslim neighbour’s letterbox EDL News, 18 November 2015
  25. Suspected Islamophobic incident outside Sussex Uni Muslim Student Centre, The Badger, 25 November 2015
  26. Woman who posted dog faeces through Muslim neighbour’s letterbox receives police caution, Essex Chronicle, 26 November 2015
  27. Suspected race hate attack in South Tyneside after car wash set alight South Shields Gazette, 25 November 2015
  28. Suspected Islamophobic incident outside Sussex Uni Muslim Student Centre, The Badger, 25 November 2015
  29. Two mosques in Newport vandalised with anti-Islam graffiti BBC NewsWales Online, 26 November 2015
  30. Suspected arson at Finsbury Park mosque BBC News and the Independent on Sunday 30 November 2015
  31. Kent mosque vandalised with eggs and paint in Islamophobic attack, Kent Messenger, 1 December 2015
  32. Man to appear at Dundee Sheriff Court after mosque attack last week The CourierBBC News and STV, 14 December 2015
  33. Pigs heads found outside Islamic school in Blackburn. BBC News and The Independent, 22 December 2015
  34. Spate of anti-Muslim graffiti in Woking, Surrey. Get Surrey, 24 December 2015
  35. Pig’s head and anti-Islam graffiti in west London  London Evening Standard and Get West London, 24 December 2015

 

Hate Crimes 2014
  1. Drunk soldier who hit Parkway mosque spared jail. Braintree and Witham Times, 4 December 2014
  2. Accrington mosque suffers fire damage after caravan parked outside is torched. Islamophobia Watch. Accrington Observer, 17 December 2014.
  3. Man charged with race attack at proposed Muslim centre. Sunderland Echo, 08 January 2014.
  4. Birkenhead man denies mosque blasts terrorist plot. BBC News, 14 January 2014.
  5. Extremist nailed Koran to pub wall in protest against Islamic centre plans. Sunderland Echo, 24 January 2014.
  6. Man apologises for conduct after nailing Qur’an to pub wall. Asian Image, 12 February 2014.
  7. Far-right group member apologises for Muslim centre attack.  Asian Image, 12 February 2014
  8. BNP activist Adam Walker loses Michael Gove teaching ban challenge. BBC News, 14 February 2014
  9. Racist gang sentenced for ‘completely and utterly disgraceful’ attack on Cambridge restaurant days after Lee Rigby murder.  Cambridge News, 19 February 2014
  10. Neath mosque attack: Steven Davies jailed for 22 months. BBC News, 26 February 2014
  11. Six arrested after firework was thrown at centre for Islam in Whitley Bay. The Chronicle, 7 March 2014
  12. Milton Keynes mosque arson: Man charged. ITV, 8 March 2014 and  BBC News, 9 March 2014
  13. Michael Piggin terror plot trial shown anti-Muslim video. BBC News, 20 March 2014
  14. A Nazi-sympathiser convicted of planning to blow up mosques. Daily Mail, The Mirror, Wirral Globe, Liverpool Echo and ITV News, 25 March 2014
  15. Soldier charged with attack on Chelmsford mosque. Chelmsford Weekly News, 25 March 2014.
  16. Islamophobia at King’s: Muslim prayer room signs vandalised at Guy’s campus. Roar News, 28 March 2014
  17. Soldier denies criminal damage and theft at mosque charges. Chelmsford Weekly News, 13 April 2014
  18. Man charged with racially aggravated criminal damage after attacking mosque. Sunderland Echo, 19 April 2014.
  19. Mosque vandal went on anti-Islamic rant in police station. Sunderland Echo, 19 April 2014
  20. Islamic education centre hit in £10,000 arson attack. Western Morning News, 27 April 2014
  21. Security guard ‘found bacon in mosque’. Edinburgh Evening News, 28 April 2014
  22. Merseyside mosque bomb plotter Ian Forman jailed. Wirral Globe, The Guardian, Manchester Evening News, Daily Mail and BBC News, 1 May 2014
  23. Milton Keynes mosque fire: Richard Bevington jailed for arson. Islamophobia Watch and BBC News, 2 May 2014
  24. Racists target north Belfast home – and then return to attack its occupants. Guardian, 1 June 2014.
  25. Pair guilty of mosque incident. Edinburgh News and Herald Scotland, 3 May 2014
  26. Bangor men jailed for ‘vile, unprovoked’ racist attack on Kuwaiti student. Daily Post, 6 May 2014
  27. Britain First targets East London mosque in Bible campaign. The Times, 19 May 2014.
  28. Arsonists torch community arts centre in ‘racist’ attack. ITV News and  Birmingham Mail 21 May 2014
  29. Pair wrapped bacon around door handles of Edinburgh mosque. STV News, 20 June 2014
  30. Britain First members tell Kent Muslims to withdraw mosque planning application. Kent Online, 3 July 2014.
  31. Warrington mosque vandalised in Ramadan. Liverpool Echo and Warrington Worldwide, 8 July 2014.
  32. Britain First ‘invades’ Crayford Mosque, protests against ‘segregated entrances’. Independent 15 July 2014, News Shopper, 14 July 2014 and Asian Image, 16 July 2014.
  33. CCTV image of suspects connected to Warrington mosque attack released. Warrington Guardian and Warrington Worldwide, 14 July 2014.
  34. Heartless thieves steal plants from mosque during Ramadan. The Chester Chronicle, 28 July 2014
  35. Ellesmere Port ‘mosque’ subject to racist attack by alcoholic. Islamophobia WatchThe Mirror and The Chester Chronicle, 8 August 2014
  36. Racist vandals target Muslim graves in Chadderton Cemetery. Manchester Evening News, 18 August 2014 and ITV News
  37. Man charged over ‘racist’ mosque attack following CCTV appeal. Islamophobia WatchWarrington Guardian, 29 August 2014
  38. Racist letter bomb plot prisoners sentenced. BBC News, 4 September 2014
  39. Arson attack on Islamic centre. BBC NewsITV News, 6 September 2014
  40. Fine over racist mosque rant after soldier murder. Edinburgh Evening News, 11 September 2014
  41. Arrest as Rotherham mosque attacked. ITV News, 13 September 2014
  42. Rabbaniah Islamic Cultural Centre suffers thousands of pounds of damage in ‘devastating’ Cardiff raid. Wales Online, 15 September 2014
  43. Vandals forced Cardiff mosque to shut, Islamophobia WatchITV News, 16 September 2014.
  44. Town centre mosque burgled. Rotherham Advertiser, 18 September 2014
  45. Man, 34, arrested over arson attack on minibus at Manchester mosque. Islamophobia Watch, BBC NewsManchester Evening News, 23 September 2014
  46. Police appeal after break-in at mosque. The Blackpool Gazette, 24 September 2014
  47. Pig’s head found outside Chester mosque. Chester Chronicle, 23 October 2014.
  48. Police plea for information regarding pig’s head left outside Ellesmere Port mosque. The Chester Chronicle, 28 October 2014
  49. Serving soldier admits breaking into mosque and stealing Qur’an. Islamophobia Watch. Essex Chronicle, 6 November 2014.
  50. Poppy row sees taxi firm investigate. Weston Mercury, 11 November 2014
  51. Four men in court for ‘pig’s head’ charge. Blackpool Gazette, 15 November 2014
  52. Four sentenced for throwing pig’s head into Blackpool mosque. Mirror, November 17 2014. Blackpool Gazette,18 November 2014. Islamophobia WatchMail On Sunday and Daily Star, 19 November 2014.
  53. Mosque attackers jailed. The Blackpool Gazette, 18 November 2014
  54. Vandals scrawl swear word on Portsmouth mosque wall. The Portsmouth News, 18 November 2014
Hate Crimes 2013
  1. Former soldiers who firebombed mosque are jailed for six years. Daily Mail, 20 December 2013.
  2. Investigation after criminal damage to mosque. Maldon and Burnham Standard, 16 December 2013.
  3. Police issue CCTV images of man in connection with mosque attack. East Anglian Daily Times, December 16, 2013.
  4. Pig’s head stuck on a spike outside Portsmouth Islamic school. Portsmouth News, 14 December 2013.
  5. Daniel Cressey guilty of aiding Grimsby mosque attack. BBC News, 28 November 2013.
  6. Man in court on ‘pig head’ charge. Blackpool Gazette, 25 November 2013.
  7. Maidenhead mosque graffiti man Lee Hunt writes apology. BBC News, 22 November 2013.
  8. Gloucester mosque arson attack: Two men jailed. BBC News, 21 November 2013.
  9. Racist graffiti attack in Blackburn. The Blackburn Citizen, 18 November 2013.
  10. Man sentenced for painting abuse on mosque. Maidenhead Advertiser, 1 November 2013.
  11. Andrew Grindlay cleared of breaking into and damaging Jamia Mosque. Kent Online, 31 October 2013.
  12. Harlow Islamic centre arson: Four men freed from bail. BBC News, 31 October 2013.
  13. Footage released of man in connection with attempted arson attack at mosque. Luton and Dunstable Express, 29 October 2013.
  14. Extremist admits murdering Muslim man and committing mosque attacks. The Independent, 22 October 2013.
  15. PCSOs commended for investigation into racist graffiti at mosque. Maidenhead Advertiser, 17 October 2013.
  16. Mosque graffiti left worshippers in fear of attack. Leicester Mercury, October 12, 2013.
  17. Petrol can found outside Luton mosque in attempted arson attack. Luton and Dunstable Express, 04 October 2013.
  18. Weston’s ‘big racist problem’. The Weston Mercury, 1 October 2013.
  19. Wirral man to stand trial accused of mosque bomb plot. Wirral Globe, 27th September 2013.
  20. Racist jailed for attacks on Islamic centres in Plymouth and across the country. Plymouth Herald, 21 September 2013.
  21. Wayne Stilwell jailed for mosque bacon attack. BBC News, 17 September 2013.
  22. Man charged with assaulting couple after alleged South Wales mosque attack. Wales Online, 14 September 2013.
  23. Three teens arrested in connection with Harlow Islamic Centre arson attack. Harlow Star, 9 September 2013.
  24. Government ‘go home’ vans blamed for ‘racist mosque attack’ in Corby. Metro, 4 September 2013.
  25. Church-goer threatened to ‘blow up’ Shelton Mosque. The Sentinel, 3 September 2013.
  26. Harlow Islamic Centre arson attack probed. BBC News, 26 August 2013.
  27. Men fascinated by mass killer Anders Breivik targeted mosques. Western Morining News, 24 August 2013.
  28. Braintree Islamic centre attack man Geoffrey Ryan jailed. BBC News, 21 August 2013.
  29. Police investigate criminal damage at a Neath mosque. South Wales Evening Post, 10 August 2013.
  30. Huntingdon mosque attacker jailed for four weeks. Hunts Post, 7 August 2013.
  31. Man arrested after stone attack on Bletchley mosque. Milton Keynes News, 22 July 2013.
  32. Evidence of explosion found near Wolverhampton mosque. Birmingham Mail, 19 July 2013.
  33. Walsall and Tipton mosque blasts: Two men arrested. BBC News, 18 July 2013.
  34. Two men to face trial over racist graffiti charges. Maidenhead Advertiser, 16 July 2013.
  35. Vandals target Scottish mosque. Herald Scotland, 10 July 2013.
  36. Kirkcaldy Muslim centre targeted in hate crime. Fife Today, 10 July 2013.
  37. Police treat dumped pig heads at Muslim family’s home as hate crime. The Telegraph and Argus, 1 July 2013.
  38. Racist graffiti is left on mosque. Express and Star, 1 July 2013.
  39. Hunt for man behind Liverpool mosque bomb scare. Liverpool Echo, 1 July 2013.
  40. Jailed: men who attacked Poole mosque sentenced to four months in prison. Bournemouth Echo, 28 June 2013.
  41. Swastikas sprayed on mosque walls in racist attack. Redditch Standard, 26 June 2013.
  42. Youth is charged after attack at Islamic centre. Leicester Mercury, 25 June 2013.
  43. Bomb left outside Walsall’s Aisha mosque. BBC News, 23 June 2013.
  44. Rhyl mosque fire attack: ‘Racist’ John Parkin jailed. BBC News, 20 June 2013.
  45. Gloucester mosque targetted in petrol bomb attack. ENGAGE, 18 June 2013.
  46. Racist vandals paint swastika on proposed mosque site in Green Lane, Worcester Park. Surrey Comet, 11 June 2013.
  47. Bacon put through Maidenhead mosque letterbox. Maidenhead Advertiser, 11 June 2013.
  48. Islamic boarding school fire in Bromley treated as suspicious by police. The Guardian, 9 June 2013.
  49. Racist targets Muslim mother of British soldier. East Grinstead Courier and Observer, 6 June 2013.
  50. Man who smashed Huntingdon mosque window appears in court. Hunts Post, 5 June 2013.
  51. Right-wing arson attack? ‘EDL’ graffiti found after Muswell Hill mosque is burnt down amid fears of Woolwich link. The Independent, 5 June 2013.
  52. Racist graffiti at Leeds site that will be Muslim centre. Yorkshire Evening Post, 4 June 2013.
  53. Vandals daub graffiti on Pleasington cemetery prayer hall. BBC News, 31 May 2013.
  54. Police Investigate Brixton Mosque Vandalism. The Voice, 29 May 2013.
  55. Burnley racist graffiti attack is suspected backlash to Woolwich soldier killing. Asian Image, 28 May 2013.
  56. Woolwich backlash: Two arrested after Grimsby mosque attack. The Independent, 27 May 2013.
  57. Racists attack Bournemouth mosque. Bournemouth Echo, 25 May 2013.
  58. Mosque attacked with petrol bomb. BBC News, 24 May 2013.
  59. Thugs attack chicken shop run by Muslim family in Upton Park. Newham Recorder, 24 May 2013.
  60. Paint attack on city Islamic Centre. UTV News, 24 May 2013.
  61. Braintree mosque ‘attack’ man appears in court. BBC News, 24 May 2013.
  62. Two charged over alleged criminal damage to mosque in Poole. Blackmore Vale Magazine, 24 May 2013.
  63. Man charged with Gillingham mosque attack. BBC News, 23 May 2013.
  64. Bacon left at Welsh mosque as Muslim Council of Wales warns of inter-racial tensions in wake of Woolwich murder. Wales Online, 23 May 2013.
  65. Affray charges and criminal damage arrests in Agbrigg. Wakefield Express, 18 May 2013.
  66. “Dumped pig’s head was the worst insult…. and it came from another Muslim.” Birmingham Mail, 16 May 2013.
  67. VIDEO: Stevenage Muslim speaks out after mosque hate crime. The Comet, 9 May 2013.
  68. Asbo woman jailed over racist graffiti spree. getSurrey, 23 April 2013.
  69. Food thrown at Wakefield mosque during late night attack. Wakefield Express, 11 April 2013.
  70. Man pleads guilty to leaving pig’s head outside Watford mosque. Muslim News, 31 March 2013.
  71. Chipping Norton mosque plans scrapped over alleged threat. BBC News, 13 February 2013.
  72. Three in court after ‘bacon thrown at Central Mosque’. Scotsman, 4 February 2013.
  73. Women charged over racist graffiti in Woking. BBC News, 26 January 2013.
  74. Man jailed over Newbury mosque pig’s head dumping. BBC News, 23 January 2013.
Hate Crimes 2012
  1. Man charged in connection with pig’s head attack in Leicester, Leicester Police, 29th December 2012
  2. Racist graffiti outside Muslim family home, BBC News, 9th December 2012
  3. Boy held after ham thrown at Crawley mosque, The Independent, 27th November 2012
  4. Cross wrapped in ham left outside Muslim family home, Nottingham Post, 23rd November 2012
  5. Woman arrested for racist graffiti in view of mosque, BBC News, 15th November 2012
  6. Man launched drunken attack on Exeter mosque after watching Libya news report, Exeter Express and Echo, 1st November 2012
  7. English Defence League man released without charge in mosque graffiti investigation, Bristol Post, 18th April 2013 (incident occurred November 2012)
  8. Life sentence for Liverpool thug Ryan Doran who killed total stranger with bottle over head, Liverpool Echo, 27th October 2012
  9. Pig’s head left at Mosque is “hate crime” – police, Newbury Today, 23rd October 2012
  10. Police investigate after firework attack on mosque, Darlington and Stockton Times, 22nd October 2012
  11. Man screamed abuse at worshippers outside mosque, Leicester Mercury, 16th October 2012
  12. Man in court for racial breach of peace at Glasgow Central Mosque, Herald Scorland, 30th September 2012
  13. Police investigating hate mail to London mosque, AM980, 26th September 2012
  14. Qur’an burner jailed for racist attack revenge attack on takeaway, News and Star, 14th August 2012
  15. Man admits attack on Cheltenham mosque, Jennyenews, 9th August 2012
  16. Gatwick mosque desecrated during Ramadhan night prayers, Gatwick and Horley Mirror, 9th August 2012
  17. Cabbie’s car arsoned as he prayed in mosque, Sheffield Star, 8th August 2012
  18. Vandal attack on Horley Islamic centre, BBC News, 7th August 2012
  19. Racist vandals hit community base, Lancashire Evening Post, 28th May 2012
  20. Racist graffiti at Wakefield mosque, Wakefield Express, 23rd May 2012
  21. Muslim groups report surge in hate mail and abusive phonecalls since Rochdale sex grooming convictions, Guardian, 11th May 2012
  22. Thugs who attacked Kingston mosque are jailed, Surrey Comet, 27th April 2012
  23. Offensive graffiti as pub undergoes plans to be Islamic Communty Centre, ITV News, 26th April 2012
  24. Altrincham Islamic Centre target of several vandal attacks, Messenger Newspapers, 25th April 2012
  25. Second attack on Llanelli mosque, Islamophobia Watch, 9th April 2012
  26. Family ‘a target of race attack’ in fight outside restaurant, Western Gazette, 5th April 2012
  27. Bury Park Mosque in Luton attacked, Luton Today, 4th April 2012
  28. Three men guilty of Kingston mosque attack face jail, Epsom Guardian, 30th March 2012
  29. Drinker racially abused taxi driver, Bristol Evening Post, 9th March 2012
  30. Asian businesses targetted after sex-grooming trial commences, BBC, 24th February 2012
  31. EXPOSED: The vile racist rants of Liverpool English Defence League coordinator Kurtis Cawley, Liverpool Echo, 18th February 2012
  32. Arsonists attack Redditch Mosque, Redditch Standard, 27th January 2012
  33. Three men sentenced over mosque arson in Sussex, BBC, 6th January 2012
  34. Newcastle mosque attacked, Newcastle Herald, 5th January 2012
  35. Women to face trial for assault, Plymouth Herald, 4th January 2012
Hate Crimes 2011
  1. Drunk woman smashes mosque window in Tyneside, Shields Gazette, 23rd December 2011
  2. Soldier sentenced to 10 years for attempted mosque arson, Mail on Sunday, 9th December 2011
  3. Muslim family move on as abusers are punished, Leicester Mercury, 8th December 2011
  4. British soldier in court over mosque arson attack plan, The Sentinel, 6th December 2011
  5. Mosque to get CCTV after aggressive entry and racist abuse of elderly women, Llanelli Star, 23rd November 2011
  6. West Midlands mosque vandalised on Remembrance Day, Suite 101, 15th November 2011
  7. Stockport mosque vandalised, Stockport Express, 10th November 2011
  8. Three sentenced for attack on Hartlepool mosque, BBC, 3rd October 2011
  9. Four Redbridge mosque attackers jailed, Ilford Recorder, 28th September 2011
  10. Southend mosque attacked, Southend Standard, 27th September 2011
  11. Two mosques vandalised in Milton Keynes, MK News, 26th September 2011
  12. Man who nailed bacon to mosque door goes free after mosque asks for leniency, Shields Gazette, 24th September 2011
  13. Two EDL protesters aggressive and damage property in kebab shop, Kent Online, 19th September 2011
  14. Bournville college attacked after rumours claim it’s a mosque, Birmingham Mail, 16th September 2011
  15. Two men admit attack on Hartlepool Mosque, Asian Image, 16th September 2011
  16. Things thrown and verbal abuse in attack on Newcastle mosque, Evening Chronicle, 9th August 2011
  17. Youth throw stones at and verbally abuse 90 year-old man on his way to mosque, Kidderminster Shuttle, 27th July 2011
  18. Sunderland mosque attacked with racist graffiti, Sunderland Echo, 27th July 2011
  19. Luton mosque spray painted and vandalised, Socialist Worker, 23rd July 2011
  20. Pig’s head thrown on site of proposed mosque, MK News, 6th July 2011
  21. Man who defiled Bristol mosque claims it was ‘retaliation’ for poppy burning, Bristol Evening Post, 22nd June 2011
  22. Number of mosques recieving suspicious packages, London Evening Standard, 17th June 2011
  23. Windows of news mosque building smashed, BBC, 31st May 2011
  24. Chorley Moque daubed with racist graffiti and Qur’an descrated, Lancashire Telegraph, 25th May 2011
  25. Three arrested after Darlington mosque disturbances, The Northern Echo, 14th May 2011
  26. Man admits daubing Muslim World League Building with EDL and image of a cross, Camden New Journal, 28th April 2011
  27. Three convicted over anti-Muslim graffiti, Northern Echo, 28th April 2011
  28. Twenty Muslim graves attacked, BBC, 22nd April 2011
  29. Two men arrested over racist and anti-Islamic graffit near Mosque, Wirral Globe, 18th April 2011
  30. Epson man convicted for mosque attack including throwing beer and urinating on Muslims, Your Local Guardian, 7th April 2011
  31. Prison for National Front supporter and ex-soldier for mosque bomb threat, BBC, 6th April 2011
  32. Violent attack at Redbridge mosque and congregates, Guardian, 6th April 2011
  33. Two men charged with arson with intent to endanger life after mosque fire, BBC, 25th March 2011
  34. Ipswich church planned to be Muslim-run community centre for all burnt down, Evening Star, 9th March 2011
  35. EDL member pleads guilty to religiously aggravated harrasment and theft of the Quran from Carlisle Library, News and Star, 24th March 2011
  36. Kent memorial bridge defaced with anti-Muslim slogans incuding “kill Muslims”, Kent Online, 16th February 2011
  37. Small Heath Islamic school receives firebomb threats after TV documentary, Birmingham Post, Feb 16th 2011
  38. Three men charged with Haywards Heath mosque arson, BBC, 14th February 2011
  39. Muslim centre site target of arson, Flintshire Chronicle, 10th February 2011
  40. Luton homes attacked after EDL march, Socialist Worker, 6th February 2011
  41. Pork and bacon thrown at Muslim buildings and homes, Chronicle Live, 1st February 2011
  42. Arson attack on Muslim-owned halal food shop, two men and baby injured, Daily Echo, 28th January 2011
  43. Hemel Hempstead mosque target of vandalism, Hemel Today, 12th January 2011
  44. Man charged over Leicester mosque attack, BBC, 11th January 2011
Hate Crimes 2010
  1. Kingston Mosque attacked, including urination in foyer and windows smashed, Surrey Comet, 21st November 2010
  2. Pig’s head hung on gates of planned Islamic centre, Evening Chronicle, 11th November 2010
  3. Muslim-owned shop sprayed with swastika and car burned, Lancashire Telegraph, 20th September 2010
  4. Pig’s head stuck on gates of North London Central Mosque, Islington Gazette, 19th July 2010
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