Shabbat UK

Following the success of the Shabbos Project last year in SouthAfrica, the UK is getting in on the act. The Chief Rabbi, Ephraim Mirvis, is asking Jewish Communities throughout the UK to take part this coming October, so that all Jews communally come together on this particular Shabbat, to celebrate it …

Jewish Arts at Chatham Shul

Chatham Shul is holding a two day event, in the memory of Hilary Halpern, celebrating Jewish Arts and Culture, on 20th & 21st September 2014. For more details contact the shul

TV show wants Jewish Foodies

A Bristol based TV company is currently making a new TV series which celebrates multicultural Britain through food. The TV show will be exploring the different cultures and cuisines that thrive throughout the U.K. The presenter is a well known food author. He will meet with passionate cooks from various communities …

The 2014 Makin Lecture

This year’s Annual Makin Lecture in Jewish Studies “Holocaust Memory in the Digital Age” will be delivered by Dr Dr Ronald Leopold Executive Director of the Anne Frank House (Amsterdam) on Thursday 8th May at 5.30pm in the EDEN Lecture Theatre in the Eden Building, Hope University, Liverpool, on the …

Key Issue in the Middle East Peace Process

Jewish Refugees from Arab Countries: ‘A Key Issue in the Middle East Peace Process’ SPEAKERS: Dr. Stan A. Urman Executive Vice-President of Justice for Jews from Arab Countries (JJAC) Edwin Shuker Vice President of the European Jewish Congress Vice Chair of the International Division of the Board of Deputies of …

26 Jan Kindertransport Stories

To mark this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day, Manchester Jewish Museum will be staging an afternoon of performances and readings about the Kindertransport. Manchester School of Theatre will perform scenes from Diane Samuels play, ‘Kindertransport’ – telling the story of Eva, a child refugee who fled Germany and settled in Manchester. Following this, members …

Jewish Life in the Highlands

Know anyone who lives near Inverness, Ullapool or Stirling? Send them along to one of this next series of SCoJeC outreach events: “Chai” Life in the Highlands: an overview of the ‘Being Jewish in Scotland project, and Jewish Cookery – Food and Memory; kosher buffet, demonstration of how to plait …

Win tickets: The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui

  We need your help spreading the word about JSCN! So as an incentive we have teamed up with some great theatre events, for which you can win free tickets or get an excellent price reduction. This month there are two free tickets up for grabs for… The Resistible Rise …

Jewish Studies – Liverpool

Jewish Studies courses at Liverpool Hope University, 2013-14 Each course for five evenings, at the Taggart Avenue campus As last year, members of the community may attend and participate as “auditors” at any combination of the courses listed below, without undertaking the assessments necessary for the postgraduate qualifications and without …