Sunday 17 December 2017

Community

Former Director of the Mossad addresses JNF UK group

On 7 December at an exclusive dinner hosted by JNF UK in support of the JNF UK funded Ezra Le’Marpeh rehabilitation centre in Sderot....

Mizrachi UK launch Israel 70 with Yaakov Shwekey

Mizrachi UK launched a year of special programming to celebrate 70 years of the State of Israel with world-renowned Jewish superstar, Yaakov Shwekey. Mizrachi...

Golders Green giant Menorah

Even with the freezing weather, Chanukah plans outdoors are still taking place and people braved the streets and came out to the giant Menorah...

Best friends launch sports insurance

Two businessmen who have been friends for 45 years have partnered up and developed a multi sports insurance policy for amateur sports people. Former City...

Rabbis award creator of new technology that offers respite for the blind and visually...

The winners of the Conference of European Rabbis Internet Entrepreneur Prize were announced at a Gala Event at Slush Media’s world leading start-up event...

Women in Workplace conference a big success

This week, Work Avenue played host to the annual Women in the Workplace conference. Billed as offering ‘everything for every woman who works or...

Denise Phillips new Cookbook ‘Celebrate Every Day’ is the recipe for fundraising!

On Thursday 30th November, Chai’s flagship centre in Hendon was buzzing with excitement and anticipation as Denise Phillips, leading Jewish cookery writer prepared to...

The art of putting big smiles on little faces at the Norwood annual Toy...

Last weekend, Norwood’s Toy Sweep committee held their annual toy sweep at Toys R Us, Brent Cross. This special event is organised by Norwood’s Toy...

“Jobbik have not changed, they are a wolf in sheep’s clothing”

“Jobbik have not changed, they are a wolf in sheep’s clothing and represent a serious threat to Hungary’s Jewish community.” These were the words...

Jewish communities all set for Chanukah

Chaunkah events galore are taking place throughout the United Kingdom next week. Parties will take place at shuls, Jewish youth groups, schools and universities during...

Sir Eric Pickles speaks at Emunah Esther Cailingold Group dinner

Former Secretary of State the Rt Hon. Sir Eric Pickles showed his support for Israel and the Jewish people when he spoke at Emunah’s...

Woodford Shul holds an annual lecture in memory of Harold Weinberg

Woodford Shul has had an annual lecture in memory of Harold Weinberg who was a prominent member who died aged 65 in 1986. Harold...

Local Angels lunch raises a record £34,500 for Jewish Care

Celebrity Judge, Robert Rinder entertained guests with his stories of his rise to fame, strictly and his love for languages at the 9th annual...

Jewish Care residents share stories with Leyton Orient players

On Thursday 23rd November, Leyton Orient players, Myles Judd, Freddy Moncur and Jamie Sendles-White were greeted with a warm welcome from residents of Jewish...

The world’s most precious Yarmulke encrusted with over 3,500 Swarovski crystals and a 2...

Celebrity Artist Toks Daniel and luxury 0site VeryFirstTo.com are launching the world’s most precious Yarmulke (skullcap), which is encrusted with over 3,500 sparkling Swarovski...

Nancy Reuben Primary Shabbaton with Chief Rabbi Mirvis

Around 300 parents and pupils participated at a Nancy Reuben Primary School Shabbaton  held at the school and at the adjoining Od Yosef Chai...

High Sheriff Visit to Bushey Synagogue

Not quite High Noon ,but closer to 2.30pm  last Friday afternoon, Bushey Synagogue  was honoured with a visit from the High Sheriff of Hertfordshire,...

Conference of European Rabbis reaches new agreement on Holocaust Graves

The Conference of European Rabbis (CER) Standing Committee has signed a memorandum of understanding with the United States Commission for the Preservation of America’s...

Kindertransport statue gets wrapped up!

The Association of Jewish Refugees along with World Jewish Relief are delighted to support the Wrap up London 2017 campaign by allowing the placing...

Mezzuzot put up at the new Etz Chaim School

Photo Credit: Lawrence Purcell Hundreds attended the Chanukat Habayit of one of Manchester’s foremost Jewish institutions on Sunday Rosh Chodesh Kislev. Led by Rabbonim, Roshei Yeshiva and...