Lancaster & Lakes

The Lancaster and Lakes Jewish Community have a new web site… http://lancslakesjc.blogspot.com/ They also have a music social event coming up this weekend… Saturday 29th September: Klezmer Dance led by Sue Cooper with band Manchester Klezmer, which will take place on at the Gregson Arts and Community Centre, Moorgate, Lancaster, …

Simcha on the Square

Trafalgar Square London: 12 noon – 6pm Sunday 14th October A celebration of Jewish Culture. Jewish Food, Music, Dance, Exhibitions, Stalls. Presented by Jewish Culture UK

JSC “Any Questions” event October

The Jewish Small Communities of Blackpool, Southport, St Annes and Lancaster/Morecambe are staging their next Any Questions event in the last week of October. Jane Kenndy MP, Prof. Les Lancaster, Ruth Shaylor and Prof. Roy Levin, will be answering topical questions. The line up has a distinctly medical theme. All …

Shoah memorial Sunday

This year’s Holocaust memorial parade in Southport was well attended despite the biting cold. Our photograph shows Rabbi Book addressing those gathered.

Photos: Hanukkah Southport 2005

This year’s Hanukkah extravaganza took the form of a Murder Mystery. It was enacted during the course of the Gala Dinner, ostensibly to celebrate Ed’s birthday. The murder had been committed following a heated dance competition. But who could the murderer be?… a competitor, the caterer, the waitress….?!!!!!!

Lancaster and Lakes Havurah

The Rev Malcolm Wiseman, OBE, Minister for Small Communities is coming to Lancaster at 6.30 this Thursday, 8th Sept, to talk about Small Communities to the Lancaster and Lakes Havurah. For details contact Fiona Frank.

Brian Viner – from seaside to countryside

In a few weeks time Brian Viner brings his new book to Southport. Brian Viner was raised in Southport and attended King George V School. In 1980 he left, first to live in Paris for a year then to attend St Andrews University. After that he studied at Emory University …

Israeli Ambassador visits JSCN in Southport

The Israeli Ambassador, Zvi Hefetz, addressed a packed audience of the Jewish Communities Network this afternoon when he visited Southport His speech lasted for about an hour before he mingled with the audience. Later he attended Mincha in the Arnside Road Synagogue. His excellency spoke firstly about the latest suicide …