Saturday 22 January 2022

Community

Rachel Jones appointed as Jewish Care’s new Director of Care, Housing and Hospitality

Jewish Care is delighted to announce that after a rigorous recruitment process, we have appointed Rachel Jones as Jewish Care’s Director of Care, Housing...

The Kindness of Strangers

As you know, (or perhaps didn't) we live during the week in Manchester so that our children can be in school and then pack...

Jami ‘See Me’ Campaign

Mental health problems may be unseen but can be devastating for individuals and their loved ones. Demand for our services has significantly increased since...

Sacks Morasha celebrate Tu B’shvat

Sacks Morasha pupils had a fruity start to the week celebrating Tu b’shvat. Every class took part in their own fruit Seder, each with...

New responders for Hatzola Northwest

Last week, after an intense training period Hatzola Northwest inaugurated eight new responders to their Emergency Response Team. The members started training in 2021, dedicating...

Tribe set to launch jam-packed summer programme

Registration is set to open soon for Tribe's summer programmes. Tribe, the United Synagogue's young people's department, has announced the dates for its programmes...

Special spirits sleepaway camp

Camp Spirit was welcomed back to Manchester by refreshed parents and relaxed family members. A cheerful group of campers and counsellors returned from an...

Community leaders enjoy ‘BrewMonday’

Leaders from across the Jewish community came together with a cuppa as part of the Mitzvah Day communal campaign to turn Blue Monday into...

Goals galore for Hendon and HMH in cup

Hendon United Sports and HMH enjoyed a goal fiesta in the second round of the Peter Morrison Cup. Yehuda Korman, Dovi Fehler, Moses Seitler and...

New responders for Hatzola Northwest

Hatzola Northwest have inaugurated eight new responders to its Emergency Response Team.  Members attended weekly assessments, scenarios and examination of pre-hospital emergency care skills. The training...

Kisharon fruit themed fun

Tu’Bishvat has been celebrated widely across Kisharon services.   Children at Tuffkid Nursery took part in fruit-themed activities including creating a fruit shop where children...

Beit Shemesh Hatzalah volunteers receive IMF EpiPens donation

Israel Magen Fund recently donated EpiPens to the Beit Shemesh Hatzalah team (Tzevet Hatzalah), ensuring that paramedic volunteers in each of the city’s neighborhoods are...

Shabbat Walk volunteers trivia night event

Shabbat Walk hosted its first ever Trivia Night for all their male volunteers on Motzei Shabbos.  Boys attended in teams and were tested on...

Following the sad news that European Parliament President David Sassoli has passed away at the age of 65, Chief Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt, president of the Conference...

“What Chana did for my husband and I changed our lives forever. It was our safety...

One in six couples experience infertility problems. For over 28 years, Chana have been providing emotional and practical support to Jewish partners who are longing for a family, but may be struggling. To...

Nachas Ruach Event Draws Record Numbers

Drawing a busy and challenging 2021 to a close, Nachas Ruach - The British Association of Orthodox Jewish Mental Health Professionals – recently held...

Feature story – Resource’s Family Support

It’s not often Resource get to help a family back into employment.   The Grodner-Benjamins were our first.  Wife and mum Debby came to us first.   She had stopped work to have a family, but as the...

Mr Bernard Stone z”l – President of Cheetham Hebrew Congregation

In the introduction to the monumental sefer, “Nefesh Hachaim”, authored by Harav Chaim of Volozhin, his son HaRav Yitzchok of Volozhin writes, “and so...

Young Women of Hasmonean High School for Girls Save Memory of Polish Shtetl ...

Six months ago, dozens of young women at Hasmonean High School for Girls organised themselves to translate the memorial book of the town of...