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Cameron praises 'extraordinary' survivors

By Marcus Dysch, February 3, 2014

David Cameron has praised the “courage and bravery” of Holocaust survivors — and his pride at leading “a nation with such extraordinary people in it”.

The Prime Minister extended the warmest of welcomes to more than 50 survivors at a Downing Street reception to mark Holocaust Memorial Day on Monday.

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Miliband: 'I'm here for my family's Shoah victims'

By Daniel Easterman, February 3, 2014

Labour leader Ed Miliband spoke movingly about family members who lost their lives during the Holocaust at the UK’s main HMD commemoration in Westminster on Monday.

“I never met my mother’s father,” Mr Miliband told an audience of survivors, politicians and religious leaders at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre.

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Shoah event at City Hall

By Daniel Easterman, January 27, 2014

The harrowing experiences of a survivor who fled the Nazis as a child in Holland were recounted to a City Hall audience on Monday as the Greater London Assembly held its annual Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony.

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Denouncing deniers

January 27, 2014

Culture Minister Ed Vaizey was among the speakers at the Holocaust Educational Trust’s annual Lord Merlyn-Rees memorial lecture, held on Monday at the House of Commons.

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Earl of Wessex out to launch at JLGB

By Daniel Easterman, January 27, 2014

The Earl of Wessex helped JLGB to launch a volunteering initiative in Kensington on Tuesday at a gathering of 800 brigade members and supporters.

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Putting trust in historic Bevis Marks

By Simon Rocker, January 13, 2014

Britain’s oldest synagogue, Bevis Marks, is set to enjoy a more prominent spot on the tourist map after being recognised by the National Trust.

The 300-year-old Sephardi synagogue has been accepted as a partner of the trust, which will now promote it as a place of interest.

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How to take the Lead

January 6, 2014

Broadcaster Martyn Lewis was big news at the second annual Jewish community trustee event organised by Lead, the JLC’s leadership development division.

Mr Lewis gave the keynote address at the event, run in partnership with the Jewish Volunteering Network and hosted by City law firm Berwin Leighton Paisner. The 85 attendees represented 35 communal organisations.

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Jewish Speed Dating ages 23-33 at Match Bar MAR 17

By The Speed Dating, December 17, 2013
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Monday 17 March
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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Jewish Speed Dating ages 28-38 at Match Bar MAR 12

By The Speed Dating, December 17, 2013
Time:
Wednesday 12 March
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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Jewish Speed Dating ages 25-35 at Match Bar FEB 17

By The Speed Dating, December 17, 2013
Time:
Monday 17 February
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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