Tuesday 26 March 2019

Community

Kisharon appoints Richard Franklin as its new Chief Executive

Richard Franklin has been appointed as the new Chief Executive of Kisharon, the charity for children and adults with learning disabilities. Currently serving as Acting...

Gad Elbaz wishes The Jewish Weekly readers a Shabbat UK Shalom!

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Gad Elbaz live at Yavneh in Borehamwood

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Jewish Community welcomes Government move to proscribe Hizballah in its entirety

Reacting to the announcement of the Government’s move to proscribe antisemitic, terrorist organisation Hizballah in its entirety, Marie van der Zyl, President of the...

Maccabi launch Holocaust project

Maccabi GB has launched The Yellow Candle Project in the UK.An informal educational tool to remember those murdered during the Holocaust, a candle will be...

Jewish Care’s Redbridge Community Centre getting creative

Children are having a fantastic week at Jewish Care's Redbridge Community Centre getting creative making cards and cakes and taking part in fun sports...

El Al team find their creative wings with Jewish Care members

Employee volunteers from El Al and members of Jewish Care’s Michael Sobell Community Centre in Golders Green enjoyed getting creative together, decorating ceramics brought by...

Blood pumping, sweat and tears at elite property awards dinner

Some of the biggest names in the UK property sector were recognised at the 13th YN Property Awards Dinner, held at the Royal Lancaster London hotel...

Birthday celebrations across the world for Bnei Akiva

Last weekend saw hundreds of people enjoy a film premiere to celebrate 80 years of Bnei Akiva UK. The specially commissioned film was screened...

Holocaust Survivors’ Centre receive honours

Members of Jewish Care’s Holocaust Survivors’ Centre gathered for a celebratory tea to mark the awarding of New Year’s Honours by Her Majesty the...

Barnet United Synagogue says goodbye and thank you to Rabbi and Rebbetzen Lerer

There was a bitter-sweet weekend of reminiscing and celebrating at Barnet United Synagogue to say thank you and bid a fond farewell to Rabbi...

A royal occasion for Jewish Care centre in Stepney

HRH, The Duchess of Cornwall visited Jewish Care’s Brenner Centre, located at Stepney Jewish Community Centre at Raine House, today to mark the centre’s 80th anniversary. She met...

Emma and Miriam welcome NICE cerebral palsy guidelines

Adult Cerebral Palsy Hub, set up by Emma Livingstone and Miriam Creeger last year, have welcomed new guidelines from the National Institute of Health...

Memorial service held for Holocaust victims

Stewards are required for the burial ceremony of six Holocaust victims at Bushey New Cemetery on Sunday (9.30-11.30am). Hundreds of people are expected to attend the specially organised event. The United...

Jami’s ‘Mental Health Awareness Shabbat’ a success

Jami’s third annual ‘Head On: raised awareness about mental ill health in the Jewish community last Saturday. Over 120 individuals, synagogues and organisations led activities,...

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...