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Plans for a mosque and community centre shouldn't cause alarm, said community centre leaders who want to work with their neighbours.

The Ghousia Islamic Community Centre wants to demolish a flat-roofed toilet block to make way for a community centre to include worship at Charles Street, Gloucester.

Several objections to the application have been made, concerning excess noise and light at night and storing of bodies for funerals but the applicant's agent said some of those concerns aren't valid.


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