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


Olympic Torch Passes Through Hendon

By israelconnect, July 2, 2012
Wednesday 25 July
1:30pm - 2:00pm


Olympic victory on tickets for Hasmonean pupils

By Jessica Elgot, June 14, 2012

Hasmonean Primary pupils thought they would not be going to the Olympics when the volleyball tickets offered to the school were for a Saturday session. But, following the intervention of London Assembly Member Andrew Dismore, the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games (Locog) has given the school tickets on another day for the basketball, being held in the Olympic Park.


Federation calls time on kosher pub

By Simon Rocker, June 14, 2012

The Federation of Synagogues has removed the kashrut licence from the country’s only kosher pub, The Castle in Golders Green, after it held a function under another rabbinic authority.

It acted following a Kedassia-catered sheva berachot at the venue last Wednesday.


Chai Cancer Care spa day

May 31, 2012

There was expert advice aplenty for the 100 women at Chai Cancer Care’s spa day, which raised more than £30,000.