I was honoured and humbled to be invited to the Abu Bakr Mosque in Argyle road.

It was a pleasure to observe prayers and then have the chance to address the congregation as their potential next MP for Southampton Test.

“We are living in a difficult global situation, but we should all be proud of our wonderful diversity in Southampton and celebrate what we achieve here together” – Steven Galton

I spoke of our hope for peace and understanding.

Of tolerance and respect and the need for us all to play our part in creating the better world we all long for.