Fiyaz Mughal: 2013 and 2014
So what will 2013 be remembered for? For some families reflecting on the year gone by will be full of sadness.
The horrific murder of soldier Lee Rigby shocked the country, and it also led to some backlash towards British Muslim communities.
Fiyaz Mughal is the Director of Faith Matters and Tell Mama which is a monitoring service for anti-Muslim attacks.
In this extract he shares his thoughts on 2013 and the year ahead.