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...

Community members given opportunity to help in disaster zones

World Jewish Relief is launching an international Disaster Response Team to enable experienced members of the Jewish community with the necessary specialist skills to...

Elon Musk and freedom of speech

Dear Rabbi I wonder what you think about Elon Musk taking over Twitter. As a Jew, the idea of him opening up “freedom of speech”...

PM Boris Johnson’s Rosh Hashanah message

As the Shofar sounds throughout the days ahead it will signal not just the arrival of a new year, but also the...

Proposed Road Closure Concerns Expressed by Board

The Board of Deputies has called on the Mayor of Hackney, Philip Glanville, to reconsider proposed road closures during parts of the school day...

Holocaust heritage and learning centre captures Yorkshire’s stories

Due to open in 2018 at the University of Huddersfield, the new Holocaust Heritage and Learning Centre will attract thousands of visitors from across...

Young people put on alert over domestic abuse

By Naomi Frankel The message from Jewish Women’s Aid (JWA) was emblazoned loud and clear. The launch of Safer Dating for young men and women...

Deputy Mayor of London Visits JVN Offices

Matthew Ryder, the Deputy Mayor of London for Social Integration, Social Mobility and Community Engagement met JVN staff and volunteers to understand how the...

Major shul collection for Ukraine

“How can I help?” “Strong person needed over here please!” “More boxes needed!”. Throughout the morning on Sunday 6th March, the lobby of Pinner Synagogue...

Chanukah in Essex brings out 2,000

Chabad across Essex has just facilitated its largest, busiest and most phenomenal Chanukah yet. The growth of Chabad and the unbelievable support for its events...

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