Hendon

Shir B'Yachad Jewish Song Group

By catlover20, March 8, 2011
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Sunday 3 April
7:30pm - 10:00pm

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FlashBoxUK Photo Booth Rental

Category: Photography
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Have-a-go hero uses army training to see off robbery

By Robyn Rosen, March 3, 2011

A former Israeli special forces soldier has been commended by a judge for coming to the aid of robbery victims in Hendon.

The 37-year-old, now living in London, works for a firm providing security to synagogues and Jewish schools. He reacted quickly when a 70-year-old man and a 47-year-old woman were attacked in Vivian Avenue in November as they withdrew money from a bank.

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Labour group attacked over boycott backing

By Simon Rocker, February 24, 2011

Hendon Labour Party has protested to the leader of the Labour group on Tower Hamlets Council over its support for a resolution to boycott Israel.

Councillors in the east London borough last month voted in favour of sanctions against the "pariah state".

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Norwood launches jewellery social enterprise

By Jennifer Lipman, February 10, 2011

In what has become a Tuesday routine at Norwood's Stanmore premises, Susan Evans is sorting through a tub of beads as she strives to finish a bracelet she has been working on within the next hour.

The Hendon resident is one of several adults with learning disabilities who attend weekly jewellery-making sessions at Norwood and at Ravenswood village in Berkshire. The classes are popular, not just for the therapeutic nature of arts and crafts, but also as the basis of the charity's first social enterprise project.

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Nick Ferrari supports help for sick children

By Jennifer Lipman, February 10, 2011

Parents of terminally ill youngsters and the volunteers who work with them were among 900 guests at the fourth Camp Simcha gala dinner in London on Monday.

The dinner raised £1 million-plus to enable the charity to continue helping Jewish families across the community to cope with children with cancer, leukaemia and other life-threatening conditions.

Started 15 years ago to help 13 families, Camp Simcha now "reaches" 2,000 children, including siblings, offering practical and emotional support. It receives no state funding.

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Dee-light for Radlett as it fills pulpit vacancy

By Jay Grenby, January 20, 2011

Hendon Synagogue assistant minister Rabbi Leo Dee is set to become Radlett's new rabbi.
Rabbi Dee is the choice of the shul's selection committee, but the appointment requires the ratification of members. In line with the aim of appointing a "rabbinical couple", his wife Lucy has been offered a separate contract to work with younger women and families in the community, as she has been doing in Hendon.

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Teen on Twitter for Holocaust memorial campaign

January 13, 2011

A Hendon teenager whose grandmother survived Auschwitz is running a campaign on Twitter to educate his peers about the Holocaust.

Josh Zietcer, 14, is asking followers to complete the sentence: "It is important to remember the Holocaust because…"

He hopes to attract several hundred responses to his "Memorial Project" by Holocaust Memorial Day on January 27.

The Haberdasher's Aske's pupil was motivated by his grandmother Marlene Altmann telling him about her time in the death camp.

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