In the London Borough of Redbridge on the Essex side of east London
The new Mayor of Redbridge will begin his first full day in office today after he was officially elected during the council’s annual meeting last night. Cllr Muhammed Javed, who has become the first Muslim borough mayor, donned his robes and chain at the meeting in the council chamber at Redbridge Town Hall, High Road, Ilford.
Today in the London Borough of Ealing, in west London
ONE of the first Pakistanis to set up shop in Southall became Ealing’s first Muslim mayor this week.
Councillor Mohammad Aslam was hailed by colleagues across the political spectrum in a rare show of unity at Ealing Town Hall on Tuesday night.
In Leicester, Cathedral city in the Midlands.......