United Synagogue helping JCoSS on kashrut issues

By Simon Rocker, February 11, 2010

The United Synagogue is advising on kashrut arrangements at the cross-communal Jewish Community Secondary School, which will open in Barnet in September.


Deaf group wins lottery

February 4, 2010

An award of £170,000-plus from the Big Lottery Fund will guarantee the immediate future of the Jewish Deaf Association’s programme for its older members.

The Barnet-based charity offers a weekly day centre, computer lessons, social activities and personalised support for the 70s-90s. The money will help fund the salary of three key staff members over the next three years.


Barnet prices prove a point

By Charlie Jacoby, February 4, 2010

The property market in the borough of Barnet is proof that property prices will not decrease during 2010, according to Chris Crook, managing director of the house-building division at Countryside Properties. He has spoken out against recent reports that house prices will decrease in 2010, arguing that a housing shortage will prevent prices from falling and cites Barnet as an example of a location where the shortage is already acute.


Council denies Dismore snub

By Jay Grenby, January 28, 2010

Barnet Council has denied an HMD snub to the Hendon Labour MP who was one of the prime movers behind the establishment of the commemoration in Britain.

Instead of joining the formal procession of community leaders and other dignitaries at Sunday’s local ceremony, as he has done every year, Andrew Dismore sat in the back in the public area.


JCoSS deputy's job is 'too good to miss'

December 3, 2009

Haberdashers’ Aske’s Girls’ sixth-form head Patrick Moriarty has been appointed deputy head of JCoSS, the Jewish Community Secondary School opening in Barnet next September. He starts his duties in January.

Prior to joining Haberdashers — where he also co-ordinated the programme for gifted students — Mr Moriarty, 43, taught at voluntary aided schools including the highly regarded Latymer in Edmonton.


Barnet General

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Barnet Synagogue

Category: Orthodox
Eversleigh Road, New Barnet, Barnet, EN5 1NE, 020 8349 5470

La Boucherie (Kosher) Ltd.

Category: Kosher Butchers
4 Cat Hill, East Barnet, Hertfordshire, Barnet, EN4 8JB, 020 8449 9215

Jewish Community Secondary School (jcoss)

Category: Mainstream secondary schools, Voluntary aided; Headteacher: Mr Jeremy Stowe-Lindner
Westbrook Crescent, East Barnet, Barnet, EN4 9AR, 020 8368 9167

Sovereign Photography

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