Sunday 28 February 2021

Restrictions to be eased by Pesach

PaJeS, the United Synagogue and Jewish organisations have welcomed Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s road map to ease lockdown restrictions by Pesach. Schools can reopen from...

Fund matching success helps Beit Shvidler realise its big dreams

The Edgware-based Beit Shvidler Primary School succeeded in an ambitious 36-hour fund matching campaign on Sunday and Monday, which saw the school raise an unprecedented £300,000 from donor-pledged...

Big Hamantashen Bake

The children at the Aleph Centre and HGSS enjoyed an interactive Purim event over Zoom, creating their own Purim spin drums with artist Emma...

Jewish Community Mourns Harav Moshe Kupetz zt”l

Manchester's Jewish community was deeply saddened Sunday to learn of the passing of one of its most influential and beloved Torah personalities, Hagaon Rav...

Kisharon outrage over DNR report

By David Saffer It is “unthinkable” blanket 'do not resuscitate’ (DNR) decisions are being applied to vulnerable groups says Kisharon’s Hadassa Kessler. Kisharon’s Director of Operations...

Purim safety guidelines issued in UK and Israel

By David Saffer Rabbonim, political figures and community leaders have released guidelines to celebrate Purim safely this year. The Union of Orthodox Hebrew Congregation has called...

CITY AND HACKNEY NHS PARTNERS AND LOCAL CHAREDI COMMUNITY HOST SPECIAL VACCINATION EVENT

Over 300 members of the Charedi community in Hackney received the Covid-19 vaccine at a special vaccination event organised by the local community and NHS...

Harav Chananya Yosef Eisenbach zt”l

The Jewish Weekly is saddened to announce the death of one of the great Roshei Yeshiva of Chabad, Rav Chananya Yosef Eisenbach zt"l. Born in...

Dr Rosa Rivlin who worked for most of her life as a GP, celebrated the milestone of reaching 100 on 7 February with her...

PaJes running Free School Meals initiative

By David Saffer PaJeS is running a support programme for families on Free School Meals in Jewish schools across the country. One in six Jewish households...

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