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Claire Cantor

Claire Cantor is a freelance journalist who enjoys writing about life issues, people, experiences and food.

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Family

Making Chanukah meaningful

Claire Cantor wants a new approach to the festival of lights

Thursday, December 7, 2017
Making Chanukah meaningful
Irayne Paikin
Features

Living the dream

A circus performer, pig farmer and professional celebrant - not quite your standard 'Jewish' jobs

Friday, November 17, 2017
Living the dream
Oldie of the Year, Thelma Ruby
Theatre

Ruby sparkles at 92

Swimming and singing keep the years at bay for actress Thelma Ruby

Monday, October 2, 2017
Ruby sparkles at 92
Oh, to have the skill of Mrs Patmore
Features

I confess - I just can't bake a cake

Claire Cantor feels the pressure as Yomtov approaches

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
I confess - I just can't bake a cake
Features

Festivals versus freshers’ week

It's your first week at uni, but it's also Rosh Hashanah. What to do?

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Festivals versus freshers’ week
Laura (left) and Claire
Family

Support of a sister

Claire Cantor's bond with her sister Laura grew much closer in the face of adversity

Monday, August 21, 2017
Support of a sister
Claire Cantor (front row, second left) amid the daffodils at school in Cardiff
Features

Growing up as a Cardiff Girl

'Being Welsh and Jewish is to be doubly different.'

Thursday, August 3, 2017
Growing up as a Cardiff Girl
Food

Catch the Pidgin for crazy flavours

Dan Graham's menus are inspired by his travels and his Jewish roots.

Friday, June 23, 2017
Catch the Pidgin for crazy flavours
Food

Shalom to an X-tra special menu

Matzah ball ramen soup has proven to be a hit at a Belsize Park eatery

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Shalom to an X-tra special menu
Ms Le Pen emerging from a polling booth
World

‘People should be more stressed about Le Pen’

While Macron is well ahead in the polls, French Jews feel this is no time for complacency

Friday, May 5, 2017
‘People should be more stressed about Le Pen’