Friday 18 January 2019

Community

LSJS Teacher Training Programmes rated as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted

Press Release: 20 December 2018 The London School of Jewish Studies (LSJS) is delighted to announce that Ofsted has graded its JTTP (Jewish Teacher Training...

Norwood thanks London Taxi Drivers’ Charity for Children for continued support

The London Taxi Drivers’ Charity for Children and Jewish charity Norwood have a historic relationship that goes back almost 90 years. Taxi driver Mick Cohen,...

WJC launches #WeRemember campaign

By Leah Waxler World Jewish Congress launched its annual #WeRemember campaign this week. The campaign, lasting until January 27 in advance of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, takes in 50 countries to...

BES shul launches mental health strategy

By Lead Waxler Borehamwood and Elstree Synagogue launches a new Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health strategy for its 4,000 plus members this month. ‘BES Cares’ addresses the...

80 YEARS STRONG FOR BNEI AKIVA

Bnei Akiva is this year celebrating it’s 80th birthday in the UK, with 80 events across the year to mark this...

LSJS is Outstanding LSJS Teacher Training Programmes rated as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted

The London School of Jewish Studies (LSJS) is delighted to announce that Ofsted has graded its JTTP (Jewish Teacher Training Partnership)...

A day in the life of… Norwood Rabbi Stanley Coten

Rabbi Stanley Coten says that being Norwood's Rabbi is 'one if the most diverse Rabbinical jobs I know’. You meet Jews who are very observant...

Chabad delight in Leeds

Over 30 women from diverse backgrounds and stages of life enjoyed Jewish Women’s Circle pre-Chanukah evening, Oil & Chanukah, at Chabad Lubavitch in Leeds. Organiser...

It’s a sea of blue! Norwood staff participate in #GivingTuesday movement

To celebrate Giving Tuesday, staff from across all of Norwood’s frontline services and offices, in London and the South-East, joined forces to fundraise money for Norwood on this global day of...

Orient stay top of the football table visiting Jewish Care residents

Leyton Orient players, Arthur Janata and Craig Clay kept up their team’s high performance this season when they visited residents at Jewish Care’s Vi...

Inauguration of the New Hadley Wood Jewish Community Shul

Last weekend, the Hadley Wood Jewish Community celebrated the inauguration of their new shul and community centre. This was the culmination of five years of...

Shenley Primary School opens its doors for the community to see the Jewish Living...

Shenley Primary School, which is hosting the Board of Deputies Jewish Living Experience exhibition, this week held an open evening for the local community with...

Kisharon’s Eli Sulzbacher receives award from David Lammy MP in recognition of his charity...

Eli Sulzbacher, one of the people Kisharon supports, was given an award by David Lammy MP at the House of Commons in recognition of...

Stenecourt Synagogue wins Community Challenge Quiz

HOST’S team, Stenecourt Synagogue, won this year’s Annual Community Challenge Quiz last Sunday evening (25th November).   The Quiz, which is organised each year by the...

Speaker’s House to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Kindertransport

KINDERTRANSPORT PARLIAMENTARY DEBATE Eighty years to the date of the Parliamentary debate which led to the creation of the Kindertransport project, on Wednesday 21 November, Members of Parliament narrated...

Who says nobody keeps Kosher in Essex?

Shul turns into Professional Chinese Restaurant for a night – In Buckhurst Hill In Essex, there thousands of Jews, enough who do keep strictly kosher,...

Ladies Lunch at Heathlands Village with Liz Taylor

Tales of celebrity event management and secrets of the trade were all on offer from Liz Taylor – Founder and MD of TLC Events...

Centenarian celebrations at The Fed

“If you buy a new car, you get one with a good engine and service it regularly. My engine is made by the Master...

Angels celebrate 10 years of supporting others

The Local Angels Committee celebrated their 10th year raising funds for Jewish Care’s services in Redbridge. Yesterday, 140 women enjoyed the tenth annual lunch organised by the Committee...

Kanterovitz to leave post at Borehamwood & Elstree shul

The United Synagogue has confirmed that Rabbi and Bianca Kanterovitz are to leave their roles as Senior Rabbi and Rebbetzen of Borehamwood and Elstree...