By Simon Rocker, May 3, 2012
One of the United Synagogue's smallest communities, Highams Park and Chingford, will live to pray another day after staving off closure.
A motion to shut the doors of the 200-member east London synagogue had been tabled at an emergency meeting called last month by the previous board.
"Everyone was against it," said new chairman Stan Cordell.
"They asked whether anyone was prepared to be o