Masjid Overview

Hockwell Ring Masjid opens its doors to communityName: Hockwell Ring Masjid

Established: 2009

Location: 13-17 Barley Ln, Luton LU4 9HT, UK


History and Background

Hockwell Ring Masjid is a a project of the national charity, Luton Islamic Community Forum (LICF) known for its inclusive and family-friendly environment, welcoming visitors of all ages and backgrounds. It aims to foster a sense of unity among worshippers and the wider community, providing a safe and nurturing space for spiritual growth and learning. The masjid emphasises inclusivity, ensuring comfortable spaces for women and striving to accommodate all.

Masjid Services and Audience
Capacity: 600 attendees

Prayer Services

  • 5 times daily prayer
  • Jumu’ah (Friday) congregation
  • Taraweeh night prayers during Ramadan
  • Eid prayers
  • Nominated as Beacon Mosque

Educational Programs

  • Madrasah for 150 children and teenagers
  • Year 2 to GCSE Booster classes in Maths & English
  • Weekly Sisters circle
  • New Muslim events
  • KidsInspire annual competition

Community and Social Welfare Initiatives

  • Weekly Food bank and charity drives
  • Counselling and support groups
  • Weekly teenage youth club and monthly Qiyam programme
  • Refugee support


  • New Muslims
  • Local Muslim families
  • Youth and students
  • Elders
  • Wider Luton community members interested in the Islamic faith

Operations and Collaborations

Hockwell Ring Masjid is a member of the national Luton Islamic Community Forum (LICF) and works closely with Luton Council of Masaajid as well as Madinah Masjid and Masjid al Jalal.

How would we describe ourselves?

Hockwell Ring Masjid is dedicated to serving the Luton community through promoting inclusivity and connection. It emphasizes providing a welcoming environment for all, including new Muslims and youth, ensuring everyone feels a part of the community.

Community Impact and Testimonials


  • Shortlisted for the Best Convert Support Service Award at the British Beacon Mosque Awards 2022, recognizing its outstanding work in supporting new Muslims and fostering social cohesion​


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Future Plans and Projects

Madinah Masjid is currently fundraising for the Madinah centre – a community hub which will house many social projects and youth activities.

How to Get Involved

Community members interested in supporting or participating in Madinah Masjid’s initiatives can contact the masjid through our website, or visit during service hours for more direct engagement.