Ibrahim’s Review of 2016

Posted Posted in Cambridge, Community, Education, Events, Film, Football, Islam, Liverpool FC, Media, News, Radio, Religion, Review, Sport

I’m back! My first¬†blog post¬†of 2016! Let’s do¬†the Sturridge… Wait… what? Oh yes… I haven’t blogged all year. Oops. Sorry everyone. My ONLY blog post of 2016. Technically that isn’t true though, I did write one blog post this year. It just wasn’t published on my website. More on that later… I’ve got to say, […]

Ibrahim’s Review of 2015

Posted Posted in Cambridge, Cricket, Events, Film, Football, Islam, Media, News, Radio, Religion, Review, Sport

Here we go again. Another¬†annual¬†review. My seventh actually. A great opportunity to reflect on a¬†rollercoaster¬†twelve months.¬†As¬†rollercoaster rides come, this has been quite a thrilling one.¬†Sometimes a thriller doesn’t¬†quite go the way you want it¬†to.¬†We’ve all seen a crazy game of football littered with goals – some may recall Liverpool’s 4-3 win over Newcastle United in […]

Ibrahim at the Asian Media Awards 2015

Asian Media Awards 2015

Posted Posted in Events, Film, Islam, Media, News, Radio, Religion, Review, Sport

Thursday 29th October 2015.¬†Destination¬†Manchester. Cambridge to Deansgate… journey time approximately 4.5 hours? Yes, it was VERY long and there was an eleven minute delay leaving from London Euston, which¬†had a knock-on effect for the rest of the journey. Despite that, I arrived at the Hilton Manchester Deansgate Hotel¬†on time and looked forward to what was […]

ITV The London Studios

The Road to Manchester

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No. I have¬†not become a Manchester City fan. Neither do I support that other club that is within close proximity to them.¬†Don’t even go there. Liverpool FC through and through. J√ľrgen Klopp¬†– welcome to Anfield! Anyway, this¬†blog post is not about¬†football so let’s move on. Since the Limelight Film Awards took place in June,¬†the last […]

Shaful Islam, Bobby Friction and Ibrahim Rahman

Bobby’s Breaking Boundaries

Posted Posted in Cricket, Media, Sport

The last few weeks have been pretty¬†exciting, particularly if you are a fan of the Bangladesh cricket team!¬†Australia went on to win the ICC Cricket World Cup, but¬†Bangladesh made history by reaching the quarter-finals for the first time. It was a memorable tournament for the Tigers! Earlier this month,¬†I travelled alone to Birmingham. Believe me, […]

Omar Regan and the American Sharia crew

The American Sharia Experience

Posted Posted in Film, Islam, Media, Religion, Review

Wednesday¬†11th February 2015. I was at the Hackney Empire in London to attend the UK premiere of American Sharia, a Muslim comedy film by director, writer, comedian and actor¬†Omar Regan.¬†Talk about being multi-talented! I arrived early and was one of the first people¬†in the queue by the front door.¬†As time passed,¬†the line grew larger and […]

Maa Amar Maa Awards 2014

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Thursday 27th March 2014. A¬†memorable evening¬†in London. I nominated my¬†mother, Shahida Rahman,¬†for an award at the Maa Amar Maa Awards –¬†an awards ceremony created by Pillar Productions to honour British Bangladeshi mothers in the UK across a range of categories. I attended the event with my mother (obviously!), father and sister. We arrived at the […]

Ibrahim’s Review of 2013

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Salutations. My fellow readers, welcome to the blog post that you have all been waiting for. You have been rubbing your hands viciously with excitement. Your heart has been pounding. You have been running around like a headless chicken, screaming with joy… maybe not. This is my fifth annual review. We have reached a milestone! […]