Tuesday 20 April 2021

Tributes paid to Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks

World Jerwy has paid tribute Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks who passed away on Shabbat. Leader...

The Mayor of London wishes the community a Happy Chanukah

Thousands of people turned out in Trafalgar Square despite the cold weather on Tuesday to celebrate the start of Chanukah. Chanukah in the Square is...

Marathon runners exceed expectations

By David Saffer JEWISH charities have benefited to the tune of over £160,000 following the Virgin Money London Marathon on Sunday. Runners completed the iconic 26.2...

Golders Green Synagogue Shabbaton

Golders Green Synagogue held its first virtual Shabbaton. Online Shabbat GGS events ran every day except Shabbat. The programme began with a sourdough challah workshop...

China announces $280bn Iran investment as Iran set to violate nuclear deal

What happened: According to a report in the Times, China will invest $280bn in Iran’s oil, gas and petrochemicals sector. The announcement was apparently agreed during...

Dayan Osher Yaakov Westheim Zt”l

The Jewish Community in Manchester and far beyond were deeply saddened beyond belief Friday morning to learn of the passing of one of its...

Board call for Hassel to be axed from post

The Board of Deputies has called for Mary Hassell, the Senior Coroner for Inner North London, to be removed from her post. The damning appeal...

Stanmore Synagogue faces up to ‘floodgate’

It was all hands on deck – or rather to the floor – on Sunday morning at Stanmore shul, after an overflowing drain flooded...

ISRAEL ELECTION APRIL 2019

Covering our exclusive Israeli Election Special for The Jewish Weekly is JAMES MARLOW with his report, news briefs and this week’s poll numbers. REPORT:  Due to the new political reality in Israel,...

Florida bomb plotter set for 25 year life term

A 41-year-old Florida man who conspired to bomb a local synagogue and Jewish school last Pesach could receive a 25 years jail sentence. James Medina...

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