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Al Mahdi Mosque in Bradford

Basic information
Location Rees Way, Bradford
 United Kingdom
Geographic coordinates 53°48′4″N 1°44′40″W / 53.80111°N 1.74444°W / 53.80111; -1.74444Coordinates: 53°48′4″N 1°44′40″W / 53.80111°N 1.74444°W / 53.80111; -1.74444
Affiliation Islam
Architectural description
Architectural type Mosque
Completed 2008
Construction cost £ 2.5 million
Specifications
Capacity 2000
Dome(s) 1
Minaret(s) 5

The Al Mahdi Mosque is an Ahmadi Muslim mosque in Bradford, England. The mosque was built at a cost £2.5 million entirely from voluntary donations of British Ahmadi Muslim. The mosque was opened on 7 November 2008 by Mirza Masroor Ahmad, the current and fifth caliph of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. With a capacity of 2,000 worshippers, it is among the largest in the city. The inauguration was attended by many Ahmadi Muslims and over 300 guests.

In 2014, the mosque was the host of BBC Radio 4's topical debate progaramme Any Questions?.

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