Assalamu ‘alaikum and welcome to the HICC website.

The Havering Islamic Cultural Centre (HICC – Havering Masjid) was founded in 1982. HICC is a registered charity which aims to serve the social, cultural and religious needs of the Muslim community living in Havering.

With your help, we have recently made significant improvements to the masjid with new prayer carpets,the Centre has full dedicated facilities for sisters including separate entrance , ablution area and air conditioned prayer hall.

We have progressed so far with Allah’s rehmat and very generous support from our members and expect this generosity to continue, insha Allah.

Cradle For Life International Appeal for Pakistan Afghanistan Earth Quake Disaster

Dear Brothers and sisters,

This earthquake was less severe than the one ten years ago but still claimed few hundred lives in both countries. However damage to people’s houses is extensive in some areas. We are aiming to provide food, tents, warm clothes for the effected people.  As the winter has approached in most areas many lives will be lost due to cold if action is not taken swiftly.
Please donate in earnest and generously to help the needy.

Your continued support is vital for ongoing effort to help the most deserving. JZK

Please make a cheque or cash donation to:
Cradle for Life International
111 Mawney Road
Romford RM7 7JA
Cheques can be made in the name of Cradle for Life International
If you can, please setup a direct debit mandate to:
Cradle for Life International

National Westminster Bank
Account Number: 17883032
Sort Code: 60-24-77
P O Box: 4115
RM12 4DF
God Bless you for your kindness and charity.

Your brother
Dr. Mehmood Wain (Mobile: 07816 233 989) email: mhwain@hotmail.com

Jumu’ah Salah Times Have changed This Month

Starting on 30th October 2015 Friday prayers will change as follows:

First Jumuah Salah
Khutbah starts at 12:00 p.m
Salah at 12:30 p.m.

Second Jumuah Salah

Khutbah starts at 1:00p.m

Salah at 1:30 p.m.

We are pleased to announce that we have received permission to build extension at the front, Alhumdo lillah.

 All brothers and sisters are requested to contribute generously for the construction to start in earnest.
If you have already pledged, would you please pay as soon as you can.

For Donations please make a cheque to HICC

or pay into:

Lloyds Bank Plc

Market Branch Romford

Account No: 56515868  

Sort Code: 30-97-13

Jazak Allah Khair.

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Alternatively you may email or call on the numbers provided on the website.



HICC & CFLI joined hands to help the needy people of Nepal.

A big thank you all for your generous support. The following amounts of money were collected and passed on to Dr. Pranab Gyawali from a UK registered charity called Help Nepal Network:
Cradle For Life International donations          £3850
Havering Islamic Cultural Centre donations £2500

To see more activities please visit Cradle For Life International” on FACEBOOK


Fund raising event for Pakistan – a roaring success!

Please click on CFLI-Flyer to see the details

We must pay tribute to the utmost generosity and good will of all the participants for making this a memorable  event. Jazak Ullah Khair.
Click on this link to see video of this event:

Of 348 brothers and sisters who attended contributed an extremely generous amount of twenty thousand pounds(inclusive of hall hire and food expenses).
We will keep you informed of activities as to where your donations are being spent, insha Allah.

To see more activities please visit Cradle For Life International” on FACEBOOK



Quraan Classes for Adults


From this Saturday 3rd January 2015 we are starting Quraan Classes for adults with Hafiz Sohail. Class to start after Zohor salah. You are invited to join

 Eid Party Held by Met Police and HICC

An Eid Party was jointly held by Met Police and HICC  on 13th Sept 2015 at HICC premises. Local public, dignitaries and  HICC members enjoyed the day with family.  Here are some captured moments of this event.

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Never miss your Jumah prayer or any other prayer – download ‘MasjidNow Lite’ on your mobile

Mobile Timings

Android & iPhone

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  1. First, download the Android or iPhoneversions of MasjidNow. You can find it on the App Store or Google Play Store by searching “MasjidNow”.
  2. Next, open the app and press the “My Mosque” tab at the top of the home screen.
  3. Tap “No Mosque Set” at the top of the screen, or “Set My Mosque” at the bottom, then type any part of the name of your mosque (Havering Islamic Cultural Centre (Romford Masjid)).
  4. Press your mosque’s name when it shows up in the search results.

That’s it! Now you can get daily iqamah timings for Havering Islamic Cultural Centre (Romford Masjid) on your phone instantly.

If you still need help ask someone in the office.

Car Parking at the Mosque…



We have car parking facility, however this is primarily to serve elderly, female drivers and visitors, especially on Fridays and during days of celebration (such as day’s of Eid). Where possible we encourage worshipers to use the car parking facility at the Brewery, which is 2 minutes walk from the mosque and on Sunday’s parking is free!

Please be considerate to our neighbours and under no circumstances block neighbouring garages or park on adjacent roads as it is highly likely that mobile traffic wardens would take photo for processing a fine and you car may even be removed.

Donations – Please donate generously…


The mosque has obtained planning permission to build a single storey extension to the front to increase security, enable better organisation of shoe racks and to increase prayer area on the ground floor. You are therefore requested to donate generously in order for us to progress with the extension work. It is with your support the mosque continues to flourish and serve the Muslim community.