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Great British Islam

Duration: 02:32

As Ramadan approaches, this documentary tells the little-known story of three Victorian gentlemen - William Quilliam, Baron Headley and Marmaduke Pickthall - who embraced Islam at a time when to be a Muslim was to be seen to be a traitor to your country. Through personal journeys of still surviving relatives, the programme looks at their achievements and how their legacy lives on today.

Available since: Wed 11 Jul 2012

Credits

Narrator
Mishal Husain
Producer
Anna Cox
Executive Producer
Tommy Nagra

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Great British Islam

Documentary about three English gentlemen who embraced Islam.

First broadcast: 18 Jul 2012

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