Lapid just the ticket for UJIA

Israeli politicians rarely figure high on the guest-speaker list of Anglo-Jewish charities nowadays.

But Israeli Finance Minister and Yesh Latid Party founder Yair Lapid, whose meteoric rise to power was one of the surprises of the last Israeli election, ought to get the tickets moving.

You may be able to see the former TV presenter later this year as, I understand, the UJIA is courting him.

Last updated: 10:45am, June 30 2013