Hampstead

From jazz piano to shul pulpit at Shomrei Hadass

By Simon Rocker, September 6, 2012

The Jazz Singer is a classic film about a young chazan who abandons the synagogue for the music hall. Rabbi Daniel Glass has gone in precisely the opposite direction.

The new rabbi of Shomrei Hadass Federation Synagogue in Hampstead was a jazz pianist who used to play at Ronnie Scott’s.

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The shuls where the rabbi says 'Let's dance'

By Simon Rocker, August 3, 2012

Hampstead Garden Suburb Synagogue is a byword for genteel respectability, zealously guarded by its inhabitants. The kind of neighbourhood where every bush is trim and no brick out of place. So the local United Synagogue, too, you might imagine would be a bastion of conservatism, the eptiome of the decorous traditions of Minhag Anglia.

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Glenda Jackson tours Jewish Care's Sidney Corob House

July 26, 2012

Hampstead MP and former actress Glenda Jackson offered praise for the supporting cast when she toured Jewish Care’s Sidney Corob House in West Hampstead.

Ms Jackson visited to congratulate the home’s mental health team, which was honoured at the Great British Care Home Awards.

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Jewish Speed Dating ages 32-45@ The Gallery West Hampstead

By The Speed Dating, June 7, 2012
Time:
Sunday 23 September
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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Jewish Speed Dating ages 40-55@ The Gallery west Hampstead

By The Speed Dating, June 7, 2012
Time:
Sunday 30 September
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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Jewish Speed Dating ages 28-38@ The Gallery West Hampstead

By The Speed Dating, June 7, 2012
Time:
Sunday 9 September
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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Jewish Speed dating ages 26-36 Alice House

By The Speed Dating, June 7, 2012
Time:
Thursday 20 September
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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Jewish Speed dating ages 24-34 Alice House

By The Speed Dating, June 7, 2012
Time:
Thursday 9 August
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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Jewish Speed dating ages 28-38 Alice House

By The Speed Dating, June 7, 2012
Time:
Thursday 26 July
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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Gefiltefest Jewish food festival attracts 500 people

By Jessica Elgot, May 24, 2012

Challah baking, home-brewed kiddush wine and a controversial fish were part of an eclectic menu at the third Gefiltefest Jewish food festival, held on Sunday at Ivy House, Hampstead.

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