Tesco goodwill for Camp Simcha

February 4, 2013

Camp Simcha chief executive Neville Goldschneider became a local celebrity last Friday, helping to open a Tesco convenience store near the Hendon offices of the charity, which helps children with life-threatening illness.


Survivors share stories with London students

January 21, 2013

Sixth-formers participating in the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Lessons from Auschwitz scheme completed their programme by meeting members of Jewish Care’s Holocaust Survivors’ Centre in Hendon.

As well as learning about survivors’ experiences during the Holocaust, the students heard how they had rebuilt their lives after the war.


Hasmonean gets the Shaw touch

January 14, 2013

Moriah Jewish Day School head Alan Shaw will take up the Hasmonean Primary headship in September following the retirement of Jenny Rodin after 21 years in the post.

Mr Shaw has led Jewish schools for more than 20 years, having previously been head at Ilford Jewish Primary. He has also worked as an Ofsted inspector.


Jewish Speed Dating Ages 40-55 at Wine & Bread, Hendon 28/4

By The Speed Dating, January 12, 2013
Sunday 28 April
8:00pm - 10:00pm


Jewish Speed Dating Ages 40-55 at Wine & Bread, Hendon 17/3

By The Speed Dating, January 12, 2013
Sunday 17 March
9:00pm - 11:00pm


Outstanding Ofsted for Hasmonean High

December 17, 2012

Hasmonean High School has been rated as outstanding in every category by Ofsted inspectors.


Special barmitzvah is a product of Norwood's unity

By Zoe Winograd, November 16, 2012

The parents of a Borehamwood boy with learning difficulties and epilepsy have praised a Norwood recreational facility for enabling him to celebrate his barmitzvah.

Michael Lang’s ceremony was on Sunday at Norwood’s Kennedy Leigh Centre in Hendon.


Jewish Care honours Rabbi Aaronberg

November 8, 2012

A tea was held at Jewish Care’s Ella and Ridley Jacobs House to remember the fundraising contribution of Rabbi Monty Aaronberg.

Rabbi Aaronberg, who died earlier this year, raised £84,000 for the Hendon home through annual opera concerts at Hendon Synagogue. He also volunteered regularly at the home, reading the Torah at services.


Shop app sets Chai tills ringing

By Sandy Rashty, September 20, 2012

Chai Cancer Care has come up with “a way to give without giving”.
Supporters using the Chai Give4Sure app will trigger donations from the 1,400 retailers signed up to the scheme.


Basic Technical Course for Israel Advocacy

By ZF, September 12, 2012
Sunday 23 September
4:00pm - 6:00pm