Sunday 23 September 2018

Community

A first for the United Synagogue with a Tribe trip to the USA

30 Tribe participants have returned from the trip of a lifetime to New York and Washington DC this summer. The Year 10s, under the...

This week, 20 of GIFT's most dedicated teenage volunteers initiated and carried out a sponsored bike ride from London to Poole (200km).  The group...
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Faith communities call for new discrimination law

Jewish, Muslim, Hindu and Sikh organisations have united to call for a new law against discrimination. British political parties are regulated by the electorate but...

Corbyn in tatters

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s standing in the Jewish community has reached an all-time low and now lays in tatters. After persistent questioning Corbyn finally admitted yesterday that he...
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Jewish students delight at exam results

Jewish students across the UK celebrated on Thursday as the long awaited exam results were finally revealed. At Immanuel Collage, 51% of all students...
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Jamie steps up to the challenge with Bar Mitzvah fundraising effort for Jewish charity...

Teenager Jamie (surname not provided) is walking 120km in August to raise money for Jewish charity Norwood, ahead of his Bar Mitzvah on 1...

Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, James Brokenshire, visits Stamford Hill

The Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, the Rt. Hon. James Brokenshire MP yesterday (Tuesday 14/08) attended a roundtable meeting with...

KISHARON SUPPORTS ‘EQUAL’ OPPORTUNITIES FOR ROSH HASHANAH

  Kisharon volunteers, staff and people the charity for children and adults with learning difficulties supports came together to help produce a range of Rosh...

5K for 5 Years

13 year old Yoni Segal from Edgware is participating in the RunThrough 5K in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this Sunday to mark the 5th...

Anti-Semite Gilad Atzmon makes humiliating apology

Anti-Semitic author and saxophonist Gilad Atzmon has been forced into a humiliating capitulation after just two hours in court facing lawyers representing Campaign Against...

Camp Simcha at the fun run

A total of 83 runners took part in this year’s Maccabi GB Community Fun Run for Camp Simcha. Among them was 10-year-old ‘Baby Bladerunner’ Rio...

Chair Howard Pallis rubs shoulders with the Mayor & Mayoress of Islington

Last Sunday, Simon Marks Jewish Primary School were sponsors of  Chabad’s “Big Jewish Summer Fete” in Highbury Fields.  Families enjoyed balloon decorating at the...

Historic Kindertransport Castle to be Saved!

After 50 years of uncertainty and having fallen into a perilous state-of-disrepair, the future of one Gwrych Castle – the original home of Bnei...

Twenty five percent increase in Jewish births in past decade

The balance between births and deaths in the Jewish population of the UK has changed dramatically over the past decade, with an excess of...

Mass prayers said to protect ‘orthodox’ values in schools

Thousands of orthodox Jews gathered outside Bais Hamedrash Toras Eitz Chaim in north London to demonstrate the strength of feeling to safeguarding ‘orthodox’ education...

“From slavery to freedom” – a two-part biopic of natan sharansky premieres at the...

A two-part documentary that vividly brings to life the struggles experienced by Soviet-era Jews received a premiere this week (Monday 18 June 2018) at...

From behind the Editor’s desk

Two weeks ago, our Ask the Rabbi columnist Rabbi Schochet responded to a question regarding the recital of Kaddish for Hamas terrorists that took...

Nightingale House leads research enquiry into the impact of music on the care of...

Nightingale House has introduced a comprehensive programme to show the positive impact live music can have on the lives of older people in residential...

Seed Challengers Conquer 24 Peaks in 24 Hours!

On Sunday 3rd and Monday 4th June, 18 mad mountaineers undertook the Seed 24 Peaks challenge in the Lake District. In less than 24...

Israel70 exhibition launches in Israel in the presence of H.E. David Quarry, UK Ambassador...

A selection of work from the Israel 70 – Building Artistic Connections exhibition went on display at the at the Babylonian Jewry Heritage Centre...