Trafalgar Square Hosts Eid Event

October 11, 2008

Author: Staff Writer

Source: BBC News

Thousands of people have attended an event in central London marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

The third annual Eid in the Square was held in Trafalgar Square on Saturday from 1255 BST.

Organised by the mayor Boris Johnson and Muslim groups, the event featured Asian music, food and goods, and displays on Islam.

Eid-ul-Fitr marks the end of Ramadan, the month of fasting observed by millions of Muslims across the world.