Borehamwood

Joining Norwood's uneasy riders

By Robyn Rosen, June 10, 2011

Although not normally superstitious, the portents were not promising in the lead up to my participation in the Norwood bike ride in Croatia.

Persuaded to sign up by a good friend, my training consisted primarily of laps around Regent's Park on the bike I received from my parents as a batmitzvah present.

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It's good news worth sharing

By Jay Grenby, May 12, 2011

Northwood, Pinner, Ruislip and Watford combined for a "Good News from Israel" event hosted by Northwood United Synagogue.

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Elstree project captures Herts and minds

By Jay Grenby, April 28, 2011

Multi-million pound development plans have been announced for Borehamwood and Elstree Synagogue with the intention of making it "a community centre for the whole of south Herts".

Congregants have been told that after years of debate, research and consultation, two working parties will take the project forward.

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Ill Rabbi Brawer delays departure explanation

By Simon Rocker, March 17, 2011

Members of Borehamwood and Elstree Synagogue will have to wait a little longer for their rabbi to elaborate on why he is leaving after four years.

In a letter to congregants last month, Rabbi Naftali Brawer had promised to speak about his decision to join a new national foundation promoting spirituality in the workplace during his sermon last Shabbat.

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Elstree looks local for stop-gap

By Jay Grenby, March 10, 2011

Borehamwood and Elstree Synagogue has moved swiftly to appoint an interim minister following the resignation announcement of Rabbi Naftali Brawer, who is to lead a foundation promoting spirituality at work.

In recruiting Rabbi Shimshon Silkin, they have not searched far, as he has been involved with the local community, running Seed educational programmes.

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Rabbi Brawer quits Elstree for the workplace

By Simon Rocker, March 3, 2011

Rabbi Naftali Brawer has announced his resignation from Borehamwood and Elstree Synagogue to take on a new public role.

The American-born minister, who will leave in August after four years with the congregation, is to lead a foundation dedicated to promoting spirituality at work.

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Around The World with the Zemel Choir-Sunday February 20th at the Radlett Centre

By Zemel Choir, February 3, 2011
Time:
Sunday 20 February
7:30pm - 10:00pm

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Around The World with the Zemel Choir-Sunday January 20th at the Radlett Centre

By Zemel Choir, February 3, 2011
Time:
Sunday 20 February
7:30pm - 10:00pm

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Shul offers kids sweet incentive

By Jay Grenby, January 20, 2011

An ice cream kiddush and a takeaway goodie bag are among the incentives to attend new children's Shabbat services at Borehamwood and Elstree Synagogue.

The services are based on the innovative Israeli learning resource, MiBereshit (From the Beginning) and include a weekly worksheet.

Borehamwood and Elstree associate minister Rabbi Boruch Boudilovsky is fronting the local initiative, which is funded by United Synagogue youth wing, Tribe.

"We hope to create a programme into which both children and parents can grow," he said.

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