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My synagogue is closing, and there's so much to miss

Gloria Tessler is determined to keep the spirit of Hendon Reform Synagogue alive

Gloria Tessler

Thu, 14:37

My synagogue is closing, and there's so much to miss
  • Julie Cohen
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    'We were the only Jewish kids in town'

    Growing up in small town Maine, novelist Julie Cohen and her brother were the only Jewish kids. But they were related to all the Catholics.

    Julie Cohen

    Thursday, July 13, 2017

    'We were the only Jewish kids in town'
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    Searching for love in a toxic world

    “I am under an absurd amount of pressure from my parents to meet someone. And my grandma piles it on, too. She says she’s worried she’ll be in her grave before I’m under the chuppah.”

    Karen Glaser

    Thursday, July 13, 2017

    Searching for love in a toxic world
  • Features

    Maccabiah: Motivation in action

    Three very different competitors from the international Jewish sporting event tell their stories

    Ben Weich

    Friday, July 7, 2017

    Maccabiah: Motivation in action
  • Stella Lucas, with her late husband Victor
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    Still busy, still helping

    Stella Lucas celebrates her 101st birthday later this month. She tells Nadine Wojakovski about her life at the heart of the community

    Nadine Wojakovski

    Thursday, July 6, 2017

    Still busy, still helping
  • Features

    Robot surgery

    Robots are revolutionising surgery for conditions including tumours of the tongue, throat and voice box.

    Tuesday, July 4, 2017
    Robot surgery
  • Waist-to-height ratio may more significant than BMI
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    Healthy weight

    Is our health at risk if we are not within the "normal" BMI?

    Laura Southern

    Tuesday, July 4, 2017

    Healthy weight
  • Alice Shalvi, Israeli professor and educator
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    Speaking up for Israel’s women

    Dr Alice Shalvi is being honoured next week for her contribution to Israeli society. Could she have done as much if she'd stayed in the UK?

    Nathan Jeffay

    Thursday, June 22, 2017

    Speaking up for Israel’s women
  • Gideon Schulman
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    Living with MS: Hope at last

    Gideon Schulman has lived with Multiple Sclerosis for 16 years, and it is gradually worsening. But a new treatment may offer hope, he tells Lauren Libbert.

    Lauren Libbert

    Monday, June 19, 2017

    Living with MS: Hope at last
  • Features

    A vision of Israel on yoga mats

    Thousands of people will gather in Tel Aviv's Rabin Square on Wednesday to take part in International Yoga Day. And their mats will make up a giant work of art.

    Natalie Blenford

    Monday, June 19, 2017

    A vision of Israel on yoga mats