Mill Hill

It's a scream as American boy band wows London

By Jennifer Lipman, July 14, 2011

It might not quite have been Take That, but there was only one boy band capturing the screaming attention of scores of teenage girls in Mill Hill on Sunday.

They were among the 600 fans of all ages who turned out for a concert by New York group the Maccabeats, organised by Bnei Akiva.

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Free school entry rules challenged

By Simon Rocker, June 30, 2011

The Government has no plans to lift the quota which limits free schools to selecting only half their pupils according to religion.

New draft guidelines on admissions issued by the Department for Education state that when free schools have more applicants than places, "at least 50 per cent of places are to be allocated without reference to faith".

But Rabbi Jonathan Guttentag, chair of the Na

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We've been taken for a ride on Father's Day

June 23, 2011

There was no Father's Day lie-in for Norwood-supporting dads who joined the charity's annual junior bike ride for seven-to-14-year-olds and their families.

The start time was 10am for the 450-plus riders at the Haberdashers' Boys' School in Elstree as they set off on a 10-mile off-road course.

First-time entrants included nine-year-old Jack Adler from Mill Hill, whose father Dan also took pa

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Edinburgh Preview - charity comedy night with headline act Andy Zaltzman!

By rach creeger, June 22, 2011
Time:
Tuesday 12 July
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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Schochet quits RCUS

By Simon Rocker, June 10, 2011

Mill Hill Synagogue's Rabbi Yitzchak Schochet is stepping down after a three-year stint as chairman of the United Synagogue's rabbinical council (RCUS), prompting a contested election to succeed him.

Rabbi Julian Shindler, executive director of RCUS, said that three rabbis had so far been nominated for the post ahead of next Tuesday's vote but he could not reveal their names until after nominat

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31/07 Speed Dating for ages 40-55 @ The 3 Hammers Pub Mill Hill

By The Speed Dating, June 7, 2011
Time:
Sunday 31 July
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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26/06 Speed Dating for ages 40-55 @ The 3 Hammers

By The Speed Dating, May 31, 2011
Time:
Sunday 26 June
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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12/06 Speed Dating for ages 50-65 @ The 3 Hammers

By The Speed Dating, May 31, 2011
Time:
Sunday 12 June
8:00pm - 10:00pm

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Golders Green applies for free school

By Robyn Rosen, May 26, 2011

Parents in Golders Green have applied to the government to open a free primary school which has the backing of the Chief Rabbi.

Golders Green Jewish Primary would be modern Orthodox in outlook. Its supporters want it to open in 2012 as part of the Department for Education's free schools programme, giving parents the power to start their own local schools.

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Mill Hill school wins its initial site battle

By Jay Grenby, May 19, 2011

The projected Etz Chaim free school in Mill Hill has passed its first planning hurdle by gaining Barnet Council consent for the temporary occupation of premises in Daws Lane for a nursery class for 26 children and a reception class for 28.

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