India’s Bnei Menashe community, in the northeastern state of Manipur, numbers more than 7,000. This year, along with Jews around the world they will be marking Succot, helped by donations from philanthropic organisation Shavei Israel.
There has been a choice of summer schemes for young members of the Leeds community. A Leeds Jewish Welfare Board programme based at Brodetsky Primary also included a number of outings to local attractions. Lubavitch organised schemes at Leeds Grammar School for a range of ages and featuring activities such as sports, cookery and drama.