Hendon

Chief rabbi to live in Hendon

By Simon Rocker, May 3, 2013

The next Chief Rabbi, Ephraim Mirvis, is to live in Hendon, rather than St Johns’ Wood as his predecessor, it was announced today.

The Central Synagogue in the West End of London will serve as his city base, with plans to provide a reception and other meeting rooms for him.

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Jewish Speed Dating Ages 45-60 at Wine & Bread, Hendon 27/5

By The Speed Dating, March 5, 2013
Time:
Monday 27 May
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

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

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

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

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Outstanding Ofsted for Hasmonean High

December 17, 2012

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

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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.

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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.

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