MP Andy Sawford visited Corby’s new Islamic community and educational centre.
Mr Sawford, MP for the town and East Northants, visit the centre in Stuart Road where he was presented with a crest by its chairman and borough councillor Eyusuf Chaudhury.
Cllr Chaudhury said: “Corby’s Muslim community was delighted to welcome Mr Sawford to the centre.
“We also welcome members of the community to the centre to share in their views and to provide a better understanding and appreciation of each other and the faith.”
The complex opened last year and is the first centre for Islamic worship and education in the town.