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Gloria Tessler

Gloria Tessler is obituaries editor at the Jewish Chronicle.

A Lancaster bomber flies past the Derwent dam in the Peak District in 2008 to mark the 65th anniversary of the Dambusters (Photo: David Jones/PA Wire)
News Features

‘Our Dambuster heroes were forgotten’

The sacrifice of Jewish airmen during the Dambusters’ raid should be seen as a tribute to all Jewish Bomber Command heroes

Thursday, May 17, 2018
‘Our Dambuster heroes were forgotten’
Obituaries

Obituary: Frank Meisler

Sculptor's tributes to Kinderstansport reflect his personal Journey

Monday, May 14, 2018
Obituary: Frank Meisler
Photo: Garth Dawson
Obituaries

Obituary: Arthur Davidson

Leading QC who briefed politicians, sports stars and media moguls

Thursday, March 8, 2018
Obituary: Arthur Davidson
Obituaries

Obituary: Maureen Kendler

Inspirational Jewish leader who spread love of learning at all religious levels

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Obituary: Maureen Kendler
Obituaries

Obituary: Eric Moonman

Intrepid politician who fought Israel’s battles at the seat of British power

Friday, February 9, 2018
Obituary: Eric Moonman
Gloria and her mother-in-law, back in the 1980s
Family

Meet the in-laws

Gloria Tessler had been warned about her new in-laws, but their first meeting belied what was to come

Friday, February 2, 2018
Meet the in-laws
Obituaries

Obituary: Heinz Wolff

Inventor and social reformer who presented TV's 'The Great Egg Race'

Thursday, January 4, 2018
Obituary: Heinz Wolff
Freda Wineman, Harry Bibring, Lt Col Mordaunt Cohen (Pictures: Getty, PA, gov.co.uk)
UK News

Shoah survivors recognised in New Year Honours

The impresario known as the grande dame of Anglo-Jewish art, a noted advocate for women in business and a dozen Shoah survivors are among those recognised in the New Year honours

Friday, December 29, 2017
Shoah survivors recognised in New Year Honours
Barry Sherman
Obituaries

Obituary: Bernard ‘Barry’ Sherman

Popular Toronto benefactor who donated millions to Jewish, Canadian and international charities

Thursday, December 28, 2017
Obituary: Bernard ‘Barry’ Sherman
Professor Eric Moonman (left) at a Zionist Federation event with Shuli Davidovich, Pual Quastel and ZF chairman Estelle Gilston
UK News

Former MP, academic and activist Eric Moonman dies

Labour and SDP politician served twice as Board of Deputies senior vice president

Sunday, December 24, 2017
Former MP, academic and activist Eric Moonman dies