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Weather: Tuesday

Credit: Shaun Donockley

Tuesday will start cloudy with some persistent and in places heavy rain.

The rain may turn more intermittent through the afternoon and evening, though still some heavier bursts possible.

Cool. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Newcastle Central Mosque speak of their 'grief' after car crashes into people celebrating Eid in Newcastle

Newcastle Central Mosque has released a statement in the aftermath of a car crashing into people celebrating Eid in Newcastle on Sunday 25th June.

"Eid al-Fitr is a special occasion marked at the end of the fasting month of Ramadan for Muslims all over the world. It is an occasion where people of all backgrounds come together to pray and celebrate.

Yesterday’s unfortunate incident has left us devastated; our congregation, which is generally full of life and happiness, has changed to grief and sorrow. We continue to pray for the full recovery of all those affected. We have been visiting the injured at the Royal Victoria Infirmary, conveying everyone’s message of prayer, best wishes and support.

May Allah the Almighty grant those affected with a full and quick recovery."

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