By Daniel Easterman, December 23, 2013
From its humble beginnings at a provincial boarding school in 1980, Limmud has grown into a global phenomenon spanning 60 Jewish communities across five continents.
1980: The first Limmud Conference takes place at Carmel College, Oxfordshire, with 80 people in attendance. Lord Sacks, before he becomes Chief Rabbi, is one of the participants. He does not return during his time in office.