A Chasidic school has been judged to fall short of required standards because it will not teach children about sexual orientation.
Boys at the Talmud Torah Machzikei Hadass in Stamford Hill, north London, were “shielded” from certain topics because of its “unconditional adherence to the Shulchan Aruch”, the Code of Jewish Law, Ofsted said.
New research into intermarriage among British Jews has shown that it is at its highest level for generations. The report, by the Institute for Jewish Policy Research, claims that marrying out is having a "corrosive" effect on the Jewish population.
Shami Chakrabarti has described how her heart "absolutely sank" as she watched months of hard work "fall apart" when a Jewish MP was targeted at the publication of her inquiry into antisemitism in the Labour Party.
The head of London's Strictly Orthodox rabbinate has warned schools and community groups to take proper precautions for educational trips following the rescue of a group of Charedi youth on the Kent coast last month.
Rabbi Ephraim Padwa wrote to say that health and safety rules must "always be adhered to" and appropriate preparations made for outings.