Posts tagged: Eid

Beggars Belief

I am a bit slow on the uptake with this story which appeared in last week’s Asian News, but it bears a hearing now as it is as fine an example of local government crassness as you’re likely to come across.

Rochdale MBC thought a fun way to switch on the lights to celebrate Eid would be to get three Asian children to do it by pressing a mock detonator with the word “BOOM!” splashed on the side. Read more ›››