George Weidenfeld was one of the men of the century.
In his life and work the tumult and triumphs of the last hundred years found their witness and their shaper. It has been one of the privileges of my life to have been able to call him a friend. But he was much more — a mentor, an example, a hero.
A national pro-Israel rally supported by all the major communal organisations is expected to attract around 2,000 people when it takes place later this month.
The “Say No To Terror: Stand With Israel” event organised by the North West Friends of Israel (NWFOI) will be held in Manchester on January 31, as a response to recent terror attacks in the Jewish state.