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Community GO PURPLE for JEWISH CARE

People from the 0 to 105 from across the community took part in purple-themed activities for Jewish Care’s Go Purple week a positive way...

Community unites for Jami Mental Health Awareness Shabbat

Hundreds of synagogues, schools, youth groups, universities, organisations, individuals and families throughout the community came together last weekend to mark the Jami Mental Health Awareness...

BEIS YISROEL TRIP TO HUNGARY

Over twenty five members of the Beis Yisroel Shul of Manchester went on trip to Kivrei Tzaddikim in Hungry together with the Shul Rov,...

Group nighttime forest walk

Club13, the bar mitzvah club at Whitefield Shul went on a night-time forest walk in Phillips Park in Manchester - around 30 people partook...

The Rt Hon Theresa Villiers, Conservative Member of Parliament for Chipping Barnet and vice chairman of Conservative Friends of Israel and former transport secretary...

Eiruv Excitement in Leeds

Rabbi Avigdor Grossberger delivers a shiur to local Leeds Rabbonim and the Leeds Kollel in anticipation of the new Leeds Eiruv which has begun...

Sunak blasts Tory MP over COVID-19-Holocaust comparison

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has condemned Conservative MP Andrew Bridgen over a tweet that appears to compare the Covid-19 vaccine to the Holocaust. Board of...

CAMP SIMCHA CHILD GETS HER DREAM OF VOLUNTEERING

A group of youngsters with serious illnesses enjoyed a weekend away with Camp Simcha, packed with fun and a rare taste of the independence...

World Jewish Relief’s Life Vice-President Linda Rosenblatt and long-time volunteer Harry Heber have been...

Linda Rosenblatt was awarded for her extraordinary commitment, hard work and impact over more than 35 years of involvement with the charity.  Linda served as a...

Camp Simcha Manchester Chanukah

Camp Simcha families in Manchester enjoyed a Chanukah party ‘jam-packed’ with fun last week. For many, it was their first big Camp Simcha party with activities ranging...

Norwood Chanukah party is “true inclusion”

Adults across Norwood’s services and dedicated support workers supported enjoyed a Chanukah party for the first time together since the pandemic on Tuesday night. Partygoers...

World record menorah in Big Apple

By David Saffer The world’s record breaking menorah in New York City is brightening up the Big Apple again for Chanukah. Mayor Eric Adams addressed a...

AJEX attend Hackney Chanukah

AJEX’s Stanley Kaye attended the menorah lighting at Hackney Town Hall with Rabbi Hershel Gluck. After the event they went to Stoke Newington Fire Station...

Kisharon celebrate Chanukah

Kisharon have enjoyed celebrating Chanukah across all services. Tuffkid Nursery used its olive press so children could help make shemen zayit. Youngsters tasted black olives...

Silvia book launch at Emunah

Top chef Silvia Nacamulli helped raise money for the British Emunah Food Fund by hosting a cookery session and book launch for supporters. Silvia made...

Jteen’s ‘Prevent’ programme was launched last week. Interactive workshops on wellbeing issues have been formulated by experts in the field for teenage high school students....

Lubavitch Manchester marks Yud Tes Kislev

Over 200 people celebrated the Rosh Hashonah of Chassidus at the annual Yud Tes Kislev Seuda at Lubavitch House, Manchester.The evening was chaired by...

Lithuanian Jewish Community makes landmark agreement with Conference of European Rabbis (CER)

Following talks between the Jewish Community of Lithuania and the Conference of European Rabbis (CER) a formal agreement has been signed, confirming that the...

TAL Kerestir trip

TAL took its year ten boys on an empowering trip to the Kever of Reb Yeshaya in Kerestir. The trip for two days involved...