Media

Below are posts where IDC North East has featured in the local and national media.

  • BBC Radio Newcastle October 20, 2015

    BBC Radio Newcastle, (23/08/2015). IDC’s Daniel Johnson was on BBC Radio on 23rd August 2015, talking about IDC’s “Neighborhood Clean Up” Initiative. Listen to him here from 02:08:34 http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02yzz27#play

  • ITV Tyne Tees Diversity Panel Meeting September 30, 2015

    IDC’s Brother Daniel Johnson was at ITV Tyne Tees’s Diversity Panel Meeting on 21/7/2015. It was a great opportunity to give local media advice from a Muslim perspective on how to improve their portrayal of minority groups. It was also a great opportunity to meet local journalists like Jayne Donkin (pictured).

  • BBC ONE XTRA Interview February 27, 2015

    BBC One Xtra dropped by the IDC Northeast Newcastle Office to interview Abu Tayeb and Daniel Johnson about the forth coming launch of a nationwide campaign standing up Against Racism and Hatred. Project Manager Abu Tayeb gave an overview of the campaign for the radio interview and Daniel Johnson went through what IDC will be doing ...

  • Is it wrong to modify your body? (BBCs The Big Question) February 15, 2015

    IDC Member Daniel Johnson was a guest panelist on BBC 1’s “The Big Questions” on Sunday the 15th of February. You can check him out discussing body modification from 43 minutes and 12 seconds into the show! http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b053h4m7/the-big-questions-series-8-episode-6 It was a great chance for us to explain and show the Islamic stance on body modification with view ...

  • ITV Advisory Panel Meeting February 4, 2015

    IDC were at an advisory panel meeting at ITV yesterday. It was an excellent opportunity to raise concerns and offer suggestions about the representation of Muslims on TV.  

  • In Reply To The Paris Attacks on BBC Radio Newcastle January 11, 2015

    On Sunday 11th January 2014 and Monday 12th January 2014 IDC Team Members appeared on BBC Radio to discuss the recent acts of violence which took place in France. Wajid Hussain appeared on the Sunday morning religious show, and the next day Daniel Johnson appeared on the “Alfie and Charlie” show and Neil Green’s afternoon ...

  • IDC North Easts Daniel Johnson Appears on BBC’s The Big Questions March 18, 2014

    IDC’s Daniel Johnson appeared on BBC 1’s “The Big Questions” last Sunday. He featured on the question “Does Religion Make You Happy?” We thought he did absolutely amazing, may Allah reward him! Watch him from 42 minutes onwards – and keep your eye out for IDC’s Wajid Hussein in the audience too! http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b03yvt2w/The_Big_Questions_Series_7_Episode_11/

  • Raising awareness on BBC Radio Newcastle March 8, 2014

    IDC’s very own Abu Tayeb was on BBC Radio Newcastle earlier this week talking about IDC’s work educating people about Islam. Listen to the show from 1 hour 9 minutes then 2 hours 57 minutes. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01s4qsz