Date: Friday, 7th April 2017 Topic 1: British Sign Language: should it be compulsory education? We discussed BSL, what has been done so far and what more needs to be done to give it a legal status. Topic 2: Interview Disasters – when preparation goes pear shaped! We spoke to callers to discuss their experience of
Date: Tuesday 5th April 2017 Topic 1: Welsh Independence- is this the right time? The show began by discussing the culture of Wales to give the listeners a better understanding. We then spoke about various aspect of Welsh independence that should be considered. These included the financial state of Wales and whether they will be
Date: Thursday 6th April 2017 Topic: Drug Addiction We spoke about the causes, symptoms, treatment and help available for drug addiction. We discussed the key factors that contribute to young people becoming addicted. We also analysed how influential the environmental factors are that bring drug addiction into one’s life and what help is available out
Date: Tuesday 4th April 2017 Topic 1: Free speech: Should there be any limits? We had representatives from the freedom association and the EnglishPen speak with us. The limits of free speech were discussed and in how far a government can interfere in people’s freedom of expression. People’s personal feelings do matter out of moral
Monday 3rd April, 2017 Topic 1: Yemen: The Forgotten Crisis We discussed the political situation in Yemen and the origins of the conflict, as well as why it is so underreported in comparison to other world crises. We also explored the scale of the humanitarian crisis in Yemen, as well as various human rights violations
Episode 24. Animals. In light of National Pet Month this April 2016, we will take a deeper look into the animal kingdom with a discussion on some of the animals mentioned in the Holy Quran and in other faiths. We will explore the idea of animal sacrifice and chart the progress of humans with regards to domestic animals and their use in farming. Includes a report on cruelty to animals, and the teachings of the Holy Prophet (peace and blessings of Allah be on him). And for cat lovers, a look at the phenomena of cat/animal videos online.
Series 2. Episode 4. Death of Jesus according to the Holy Qur'an Tune in to learn about the basic teachings of Islam. Tahir Selby is joined by Farhan Ali (a new convert from a Shi'ite background) and Stuart Chatto (a new convert from a Christian background) to discuss about Ahmadiyyat, the true Islam, in response to our Khalifah's desire that every Ahmadi Muslim should fully understand why they are an Ahmadi Muslim and what are the claims of the Promised Messiah (a.s)? In this programme they will discuss whether the Holy Qur'an states that Jesus died on the cross or not. What was the understanding of the Holy Prophet and his companions? This material is also available Online at www.WhyAhmadi.org.
Episode 3. The origins of Western Culture (Part 2-Semetic/Roman roots & spread of Christianity. (Amjad Hussain / Arif Ahmed)
DRIVE TIME [REPEAT]
A chance to listen to a repeat of a topical discussion programme recorded on 14th August 2017.
THE SERMON [REPEAT]
Another chance to listen to a brand new Live Show contextualising the sermons of the Global Caliph of Islam; Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad, for the modern day man and woman. Recorded on 22nd July 2017.
Episode 4. AMRA (Ahmadiyya Muslims Research Association) Part 2.
THE BREAKFAST SHOW [LIVE]
Wake up to the Breakfast Show and catch up with the latest news stories.
Programme Number 157. A discussion programme dealing with a variety of subjects and presenting the religious perspective. Subjects under discussion in this episode: Pornography, Sharia law, Revelation, Prophets, Gelatin, God, Stem Cells. Host: Lord Tariq Ahmad of Wimbledon.
Episode 10. Journey to the Truth. A journey to the truth - A conversation with Dr Abdul Alim in which he talks about his journey to Islam Ahmadiyyat. What drew him to the writings of the Promised Messiah, Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (peace be upon him) and his personal reflections on what sets Ahmadiyyat apart from other strands of Islam.
Episode 4. Modern British History Part 1 - Personal reflections on migration and multi-culturalism in the UK. Guest: Mohammed Ajeeb CBE, first Asian Lord Mayor in the UK and former Deputy Leader of the Bradford Council discusses the challenges facing the Muslim Community in Britain.
PATHWAY TO PEACE
Repeat of a live interactive show recorded on 6th August 2017.
THE BREAKFAST SHOW [REPEAT]
A chance to listen to a repeat of a live news discussion programme recorded on 7th July 2017
VOICE OF THE CALIPH
An address delivered by the Worldwide Head of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, the Fifth Caliph, His Holiness, Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad (may Allah be his helper) on 11 November 2016 at the Calgary Peace Symposium, hosted by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Canada.
Learning about the life and works of a Muslim Persian poet, Saadi Shirazi of the 1200s,(13th century poet). We will be reading extracts from his book, 'Bustan' which focuses on stories aptly illustrating the standard virtues recommended to Muslims (justice, liberality, modesty, contentment) chapters will be read regarding his views on prayer, humility, education and repentance.
DRIVE TIME [LIVE]
Join in the debate of the day in this live interactive discussion programme.
Programme Number 158. A discussion programme dealing with a variety of subjects and presenting the religious perspective. Subjects under discussion in this episode: Atomic Weapons, Social Media, Facebook, Fatwa, Non-Alcoholic Wine, Sperm. Host: Lord Tariq Ahmad of Wimbledon.
Episode 8 – Islam and Human Rights Part 2. A discussion based on the book by Chaudhury Muhammad Zafrullah Khan Sahib – Islam and Human rights. How Islam is compatible with Human rights – Quran and hadith to support this.
FAITH IN FOCUS
Episode 23. Reform Within Faith. A look at the issue of reform movements within various faiths. Why do faiths need reform? What impact do reformers have? How do we judge whether reform is needed? How do we know if reformers are a positive or negative change? Giving an insight into the fact that there are differences within individual faiths and that they are not all the same (e.g. Lutheranism within Christianity).
DRIVE TIME [REPEAT]
A chance to listen to a repeat of a topical discussion programme recorded on 11th August 2017.
THE SERMON [REPEAT]
Another chance to listen to a brand new Live Show contextualising the sermons of the Global Caliph of Islam; Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad, for the modern day man and woman. Recorded on 12th August 2017.
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