Wednesday 18 October 2017

Community

World Jewish Relief runners finish Royal Parks Half Marathon 2017

World Jewish Relief’s team of runners raised more than £11,500 for the charity in the 10th Royal Parks Half Marathon on Sunday (8 October...

Wonderful evening of music at Catford Synagogue

Once again at Catford Synagogue the  Music Club had  a wonderful Musical evening .This time  with the songs from  ‘Oliver’  it was a great...

Over 50 men join for a Leil Iyun to mark ShabbatUK

The university and Young Professional Learning Programme, known as the Evening Beis, will be marking ShabbatUK with a learning session on the topic of...

Hendon boy uses piano to raise money

Ari Wohlgemuth, 13, from Hendon, has chosen to put his piano skills to good use as his Bar Mitzvah fast approaches. Over the past...

US give Rabbinic Interns a taste of community leadership

As part of the US Community Division’s Rabbinic Internship Programme, 7 Rabbinic couples were given the opportunity to gain first-hand experience of life as...

The Conservative Party Conference

By Rabbi Arnold Saunders Councillor Kersal Ward, Salford I have been attending the Conservative Party Conference in Manchester these past couple of days. At least this...

Succah fun at Etz Chaim

It was a case of many hands coming together as Etz Chaim Synagogue in Leeds held a succah building and decorating event on Sunday...

Norwood launches menswear fashion boutique

Jewish charity Norwood opened a menswear fashion boutique on Friday, 15 September at its Golders Green charity shop. Selling clothing from high-end brands, with many...

Care home relaunches to provide ‘Choice’ for our aging Jewish community

North West London care home, Edinburgh House, has relaunched with a new brand name and visual identity created to reflect the changing needs of...

Technology risks unite schools

In a ground-breaking event, schools across North West London joined forces in two separate events for men and women, aimed at helping parents to...

Bushey Bnei Mitzvah Fair

More than 150 people from around Hertfordshire flocked to Bushey Synagogue to attend a unique event to encourage children and young teenagers to get...

Volunteer Spotlight – Doreen Morrris

Tell us about yourself Until my retirement I have always worked full time except for the first 5 years of my oldest child’s life when...

Norwood celebrates tireless volunteers

Over 200 staff and volunteers enjoyed a night of celebration at Norwood’s fifth annual Volunteer Recognition Awards early in September. Over the evening, Norwood...

Ahavas Yisrael hosts international speaker and educator Rabbi Noach Orlowek

Kehilas Kodesh Ahavas Yisrael (Edgware), one of the United Synagogue’s youngest communities, hosted leading educator Rabbi Noach Orlowek for four days of learning in...

PM awards 17-year-old Shabbat Walk volunteer

At a reception marking the Jewish New Year at 10 Downing Street, the Prime Minister has recognised Avi Dubiner, who has played a vital...

Israeli ambassador Mark Regev visits Southend and Westcliff

Israeli Ambassador to the UK spent his Sunday afternoon (the first time he has spoken in this part of the Country) in the company...

Intergenerational education as the new Apples and Honey nursery at Nightingale House care home...

South London nursery Apples and Honey Nightingale recently opened its doors to its first intake of children on-site at Nightingale House care home in...

New post for Woodford Forest US

This week Woodford Forest US announced the appointment of Rabbi Yaakov Abrams as their Assistant Rabbi. The post was created in order to aid...

AJR annual lunch hits the high notes

This weekend The Association of Jewish Refugees welcomed members and their families to the September Serenade, an opportunity to meet up with old friends...

US join ShabbatUK for The Great Chicken Soup Challenge

Communities across London are competing against each other to distribute the greatest number of chicken soup containers in The Great Chicken Soup Challenge for...