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Jewish Heritage Day

By Jessica Elgot, September 16, 2009

Jewish communities across the UK celebrating Jewish heritage and culture with eating, dancing, music, talks and walks.

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Klezmer in the Park

By Lawrence Joffe, September 10, 2009

Klezmer music, yiddish songs and dancing in Regents Park.
Pictures by Lawrence Joffe

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Jews on the plinth

By Jessica Elgot, August 26, 2009

If you have had your moment on the fourth plinth and would like to feature in the gallery, get in touch by sending your photos to jessicaelgot@thejc.com.

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Klezmer at the Jazz Cafe

By Jessica Elgot, August 18, 2009

From Czech folk bands to classical clarinettist, they came together to celebrate Klezmer at London's Jazz Cafe.
Photos by Lawrence Joffe

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Custard pies at dawn

By Jessica Elgot, August 18, 2009
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In pictures: The rise of antisemitism

July 27, 2009

The Community Security Trust recorded more antisemitic incidents in the first six months of 2009 than it has done in any previous entire year.

Between January and June there were 609 incidents. In the whole of 2008 there were 544. The CST has never recorded more than 600 incidents in one year, let alone six months.

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Holocaust Memorial Day

January 29, 2009
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Highly prized at Chanucah in Brent Cross

January 7, 2009

There was eager anticipation at Fenwick in Brent Cross last week as winners of a JC/Fenwick Chanucah competition turned up to collect their prizes. These included Fisher-Price toys, Meccano sets, Fashion Angels dolls and games and Fenwick vouchers. The competition attracted in excess of 300 entries.

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JC Family Fun Day

December 9, 2008
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