New rabbi for Luton airport prayer room

February 4, 2010

Rabbi Alan Plancey is an associate chaplain at the new multi-faith prayer room at Luton Airport — the second in the UK after Heathrow to offer the facility beyond the security search area.The Elstree Synagogue emeritus minister will focus on staff and passengers on Tel Aviv flights.

Located on the upper level of the departure lounge, it is open around the clock. The chaplaincy team, led by the Reverend Michael Banfield, worked with the airport on the design and equipping of the room.

Last updated: 4:23pm, February 4 2010