Bury South MP Christian Wakeford has been speaking to the Home Secretary Priti Patel and communities Secretary Robert Jenrick about Jew hatred in his constituency of Bury South which has a very large Jewish community.
My pictures was were taken on 1st March 2020 just two weeks before the first UK Lockdown announced on 23rd March 2020 at the monthly Greater Manchester Jewish Representative Council meeting,in the Heathlands Village, Prestwich, all meetings now are being held on Zoom..
GREATER MANCHESTER JEWISH REPRESENTATIVE COUNCIL MEETING IN HEATHLANDS VILLAGE,PRESTWICH ON 1ST MARCH 2020..
Pictured from left, Christian Wakeford MP for Bury South, guest speaker at the Council meeting, Mr Russell Conn, Greater Manchester Jewish Representative Council President and Ivan Lewis the former Bury South MP since he was first elected in 1997, Mr Lewis gave up his safe Labour seat because of the rise of antisemitism in the Labour party since Jeremy Corbyn was voted the Labour party leader, Mr Lewis on Social media pleaded with his labour voters to vote Conservative …to keep out antisemitism…
Shouts of ‘Free Palestine’ followed by abusive threatening antisemitic language at pro Palestinian anti Israel meetings and marches.
PICTURES LAWRENCE PURCELL