By LondonJewish FamilyCentre, October 7, 2013
Sunday 24 November
3:00pm - 5:00pm


Women enjoy a role at Succot in the Suburb

By Simon Rocker, October 7, 2013

Hampstead Garden Suburb Synagogue has taken another step towards including women in the service by organising a procession for women with lulav and etrog over Succot.

In previous years, women have simply had to watch from the gallery as men paraded their arba minim — the four species used on Succot — around the bimah.


Falling into money for Jewish Care

By Sandy Rashty, October 7, 2013

A wheelchair-bound Jewish Care client jumped from a plane at 15,000 feet on Sunday to raise more than £5,000 for the charity.

Simon Davies, 38, has cerebral palsy and has been a resident at Jewish Care’s Rela Goldhill Lodge for over 15 years.

“Everyone told me I was mad doing this jump but it was something I have always wanted to do,” he said.


JW3 insider reveals the shape of things to come

By Simon Rocker, September 30, 2013

When Dame Vivien Duffield first suggested the idea of an American-style Jewish community centre in London a decade ago, many assumed it was just a kite that would sail into the clouds and vanish.



By Tzivos Hashem, September 3, 2013
Tuesday 24 September
11:00am - 4:00pm


Kisharon gives polished performance

September 2, 2013

Service users of educational needs charity Kisharon have been engaged in their annual Rosh Hashanah silverware polishing at United synagogues across London.

Since 2010, US Chesed and Kisharon have jointly organised a programme through which Kisharon clients help the US communities by polishing their silver before the festivals.


Salsa Lessons with Professional Partners

By Jennik, August 30, 2013
Thursday 12 September
6:00pm - 7:30pm


Argentine Tango Lessons with Professional Partners

By Jennik, August 30, 2013
Monday 9 September
7:30pm - 9:00pm


Dancing Pickles is sweet on Brenner

August 5, 2013

Communities Secretary Eric Pickles came to dance when he visited Jewish Care’s Brenner Community Centre in Stamford Hill on Tuesday.


Meet and greet

By Simon Rocker, July 22, 2013

The London Board for Shechita has paid tribute to the man who put it on a sound financial footing.

David Rose, who is making aliyah after seven years as director, said that when he arrived, the meat authority owed £80,000 to the banks and £60,000 to other creditors.