Muslim community important for UK: Clegg

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg was today calling for an end to religious hate crime during a visit to Manchester's Muslim community. Clegg told the M.E.N he wanted to see acts of hatred against Muslims wiped out - as he pledged to do all he could to put an end to 'abhorrent' prejudicial attacks.

The Liberal Democrat leader was visiting the British Muslim Heritage Centre, in Whalley Range, for a town hall-style summit with local community members and national Islamic organisations. (continue reading...)