Cantorial Sefirat Ha’Omer evening held in memory of Chazan Hillman

Over 500 people attended a special Cantorial Sefirat Ha'omer tribute evening at Higher Crumpsall and Higher Broughton Synagogue in memory of Chazan Avraham Hillman,...

US’ Tribe Continuity Dinner looks to the future

On Wednesday 26 April, the United Synagogue hosted its Tribe Continuity Dinner at the Kinloss Banqueting Suite. The event aimed to raise funds for...

BHH continues to excite

By David Saffer A wave of optimism has swept through the Jewish community of Leeds in recent years. Collaboration between organisations has seen record attendances for cultural,...

Record crowd at HMD event

4000 people attended the national HMD event, at Barnet Copthall stadium on Sunday. Henry Grunwald OBE QC welcomed the crowd and introduced board President...

UJIA Course A Smash Hit

Leeds UJIA’s lay leadership course has been hailed a success following its conclusion last week. Eleven participants completed the training programme, the fourth of its...

Matza Baking In Yorkshire

DAVID SAFER Hundreds of Jewish pupils in Leeds have experienced the joy of making matzo for Pesach. Rabbi Eli Pink and Rabbi Mendy Chazan of Lubavitch...

The Great Kinloss Matza Bake Off

Finchley Synagogue hosted their first ever matza bake off, attracting over 60 children and parents. Youth director Barry Colman told The Jewish Weekly how...

RUNNERS GEAR UP FOR EMUNAH

“It keeps me fit and it’s a massive challenge,” says Jonny Gould, 42, who has just completed the Hull 20-miler in preparation for the...

Hasmo Reunion

Hasmonean Boys Grammar School conducted their 70th year reunion of 1963, organised by Barry Flack, Mark Slater, Rabbi Geoffrey Shisler and Richard Ford. 36 out...

Easing the burden with GIFT

Michelle Barnett-Director Gift The run up to Pesach has been extremely busy at charity GIFT, with food collections and educational sessions in schools and communities...

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