Sunday 29 November 2020

Community

CHAI’S BIG CAMPAIGN HITS A BIG TOTALOver £3m raised in just 36 hours as...

The Big Campaign, Chai Cancer Care’s online crowd-funding effort, has broken records as it reached over £3m in just 36 hours. 

KISHARON MARKS SAFEGUARDING WEEK

  This week is National Safeguarding Adults Week 2020 16th– 22nd November.   Kisharon are pleased to support the Ann Craft Trust in this important awareness week which...

Challah delivered as a mitzvah and with a smile from Kisharon

  Boruch who is supported by Kisharon peeks inside a bag of challah for Shabbat, delivered with a smile by four 11-year-old volunteers from City...

Zoom to the rescue as Pinner Synagogue Community steps up to provide meals and...

Tuesday 17th November 2020 – Members of Pinner Synagogue prepare 350 meals and provide 100s of items of toiletries and school stationery as part...

Decision to reinstate Jeremy Corbyn to Labour Party is a ‘retrograde step’

Jewish Community leaders have reacted to today’s decision to  re-admit Jeremy Corbyn to the Labour Party: Board...

Mega Mitzvah Day In Whitefield

Whitefield Shul ran two tracks for Mitzvah Day. The first track, the Drive by Food Bank saw 13 teams who messaged friends and...

Record number attend Work Avenue second career event

More than 150 people attended Work Avenue’s Defining Your Second Career event – where keynote speaker David Kaplan described how his own...

STANMORE AND CANONS PARK DOES MITZVAH DAY COVID STYLE THIS YEAR

Stanmore & Canons Park Synagogue may have done Mitzvah Day differently this year due to COVID restrictions but as ever, it was still stacked...

AJEX ‘Campaign of Remembrance’ boosted

(Photo: Lawrence Purcell) By David Saffer AJEX has boosted its 2020 Campaign of Remembrance because the 86th annual parade this weekend cannot take place at The...

Greenstein loses defamation case against CAA

The High Court has ruled that it was permissible for Campaign Against Antisemitism to call Tony Greenstein a “notorious anti-Semite”. Greenstein, expelled by the Labour...

Chief Rabbi Mirvis remembers Lord Sacks on BBC Radio 4

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis gave a moving tribute to Rabbi Lord Sacks on BBC Radio 4 on Monday. Known for his work with the popular...

Glittering celebrity line-up helps Norwood’s first virtual Annual Dinner break all records

The Norwood Annual Dinner has been a staple of the charity world social calendar for more than 200 years. This year, with no possibility...

LSJS – insightful evenings with some of the UK’s leading legal minds!  

Over 600 people attended the special LSJS zoom event on Sunday night, ‘Abraham on Trial’. Featuring Lindsey Kushner QC as presiding Judge, with Professor...

Former Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks zt”l

Former Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks passed away on Shabbat. Leader of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth for 22 years from 1991 to 2013,...

Kisharon helps to keep Childs Hill Library running 

With new National Restrictions underway Kisharon have worked hard to ensure Social Enterprises are ready to comply and remain open. Subject to...

Letter from Faith Leaders to the Prime Minister on Houses of Worship

Rt Hon Boris Johnson, PC, MP The Prime Minister 10 Downing Street London SW1A 0AA Copy: Rt Hon Robert Jenrick, MP, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Lord Stephen...

Prayers for Rav Lipa Rabinowitz shlita

Prayers are being said for the complete recovery of the former principal of Manchester Mesivta, Rabbi Lipa Rabinowitz.

Avos u’Banim at Holy Law

The spirit of the Law and the letter of the Law captured by the Jewish Weekly's photographer Lawrence Purcell last night

Statement following suspension of Jeremy Corbyn from Labour Party

The leaders of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, the Jewish Leadership Council and the Community Security Trust have issued...