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British prospective Hajj pilgrims warned of online hajj scams

British prospective Hajj pilgrims warned of online hajj scams

ABH May 14, 2015 Comments Off

The Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK (ABH), a National Hajj specific charity working for the welfare and wellbeing of pilgrims, has issued a stern warning about the threat of rogue and unscrupulous tour

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Police swoop on Ashton travel firm allegedly mis-selling religious pilgrimage trips to British Muslims

Police swoop on Ashton travel firm allegedly mis-selling religious pilgrimage trips to British Muslims

ABH April 29, 2015 Comments Off

Three people have been arrested after raids at a firm believed to be fraudulently selling religious pilgrimages to British Muslims. Police swooped in a pre-emptive move after fears dozens of who people have booked

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Bogus Hajj Mecca pilgrimage firms in Tameside raided

Bogus Hajj Mecca pilgrimage firms in Tameside raided

ABH April 29, 2015 Comments Off

Travel firms selling bogus pilgrimages to Mecca are being targeted in a crackdown by police and trading standards. The fraudsters hope to cash in on Muslims going on the annual Hajj pilgrimage to Saudi

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Umrah & Hajj Specialist travel company ordered to pay £70K for mis-selling pilgrimages

Umrah & Hajj Specialist travel company ordered to pay £70K for mis-selling pilgrimages

ABH April 29, 2015 Comments Off

A travel company has been ordered to pay more than £70,000 after organizing a series of sham tours for devout Muslims. Umrah & Hajj Specialist Ltd, based on Coventry Road, Small Heath, promised customers –

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Hajj pilgrims put up in hotel which was ‘like a building site’

Hajj pilgrims put up in hotel which was ‘like a building site’

ABH March 6, 2015 Comments Off

A BIRMINGHAM company offering Hajj pilgrimage packages has been ordered to pay over £22,000 in compensation to customers after they ended up in a hotel which looked more like a building site. The pilgrims,

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Sudden upsurge of Coronavirus: A Serious Threat to Umrah Pilgrims, warn Health Experts

Sudden upsurge of Coronavirus: A Serious Threat to Umrah Pilgrims, warn Health Experts

ABH February 15, 2015 Comments Off

Health experts from the Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK (ABH), a National Hajj/Umrah specific organisation, have expressed their great concern regarding the sudden upsurge of the Coronavirus in Saudi Arabia in recent days.

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Health Experts Warn Umrah Pilgrims against Risk of Infectious Diseases

Health Experts Warn Umrah Pilgrims against Risk of Infectious Diseases

ABH December 19, 2014 Comments Off

Health experts from The Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK (ABH), a National Hajj/Umrah specific organisation, has warned over 6 million prospective Umrah pilgrims from around the world, including over 100,000 prospective British pilgrims,

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Coronavirus remains a serious threat to Umrah pilgrims, warn health experts

Coronavirus remains a serious threat to Umrah pilgrims, warn health experts

ABH November 3, 2014 Comments Off

Health experts from the Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK (ABH), a National Hajj/Umrah specific organisation, have issued a strong warning that Coronavirus still remains a serious threat to the pilgrims who will start

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Hajj fraud victims urged not to suffer in silence

Hajj fraud victims urged not to suffer in silence

ABH October 22, 2014 Comments Off

The Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK (ABH), a National Hajj/Umrah specific charity, welcomes the joint initiative taken by Birmingham Trading Standards and National Trading Standards Board to set up a Hajj Task Force

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‘Hajj Selfies’ condemned by British Muslims

‘Hajj Selfies’ condemned by British Muslims

ABH October 20, 2014 Comments Off

British Muslims are strongly condemning the recent trend of taking selfies while performing Hajj rituals at the holy sites, and they are extremely concerned about the growing culture of disregard of the sanctity of

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