Charity No. 1041436

Assalamu ‘alaikum (May peace be upon you)… 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 the London Borough of 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.

Jumu’ah Salah Times

First Jumuah Salah:
Khutbah starts at 1:00 p.m.   I   Salah at 1:30 p.m.

Second Jumuah Salah:
Khutbah starts at 2:20p.m   I   Salah at 2:30 p.m.

The Noble Quran with its interpretation by King Saud University.

Qirat by 48 Qaris. Translation and Audio in different languages. Tafseer and Tafheem

Click on the link below to read and listen to it.


 Would you like to know about Islam?

If you are a school or an organisation and would like to know more about Islam please contact us.

We will be more than happy to help you. We welcome school visits to the Centre  and mosque with tour and presentations.

Mrs. S. Naeem is an Islamic representative on Essex SACRE (Standing Advisory Council of Religious Education) and she voluntarily delivers assemblies, lessons or workshop sessions on Islam.  Send her an email on: sidra_n@yahoo.comAlternatively you may email or call on the numbers provided on the website.


gateway radioRadio Show: Gateway 97.8 fm – In conversation with Sidra

Click here to listen to Mrs Sidra discuss various topics relating to Islam.


Al Hajjaj is a registered UK Charity number 1156085 that specialises in sending poor people for Hajj who do not have the financial means to do so themselves.& are facing difficult circumstances, run by myself: Mrs Sidra Naeem & my brother.

 For Hajj 2017 we have so far raised enough to send 4 people for Hajj
إن شاء الله
This year we are sending a brother for Hajj suffering from Stage 4 cancer & 3 widows (full details were given in the last msg). We have a 100% donation policy & don’t take any admin fees or wages for our work.
We are still accepting donations with an attempt to send more people
إن شاء الله
Last year with your assistance we sent 8 people for Hajj, including cancer sufferers.
Attached are photos of the people we sent for Hajj last year.
*Plz donate using our new just giving page link below*
Or pay online via
For more info plz email
Or contact
Tel 07944423456 (My brother) or 07795216270 (Myself: Sidra Naeem)
جزاك الله خير
for your generosity & may Allah ﷻ reward u immensely

Cradle For Life International Fund Raising on Saturday 4th May 2016

Dear Brothers and sisters,

Ramadan is month of giving to those less fortunate than us. Let’s do as much as we can to include them to be able to fast and participate in this blessed month.

Cheques can be made in the name of :

Cradle for Life International
111 Mawney Road
Romford RM7 7JA

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 your charity.

Please ring or email me, if you have any queries.

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

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

Nepal-donation-14715 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

 Jazak Allahu Khair

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


 Fund raising event for Pakistan held on Sunday 11th Jan 2015

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

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

2015 -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 at your own HICC Centre – 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.