News

Boris saves Number 13 bus route following campaign: The Number 13 bus route has been saved following an intervention by...
March of the Living: Chief Rabbi’s profound challenge: By Jenni Frazer in Poland At the airport, Ziggy Shipper, a scarcely believable 85,...
Gwyneth Paltrow fails challenge to live on £16 for a week: Gwyneth Paltrow says her “perspective has been forever altered” after she managed...
‘Many depressing mistakes’ made in Janner case: Revelations that opportunities were missed to prosecute a former Labour peer for...
Ed Balls: I wouldn’t want to be in Labour if it wasn’t ‘unequivocal in its support of Israel’:   Ed Balls was quizzed by JN readers this week on Israel,...
British and Israeli scientists sign joint research agreement: The Royal Society has signed an agreement with the Israel Academy of...
100 second interview: Celebrating our community’s centenarians: Name: Lesley Richmond Born: 12 April 1914 Birthplace: Hackney, London • Have you...
Community news round-up: 9-16 April: A visit to Cardiff, Elvis impersonations, a £50k fundraising dinner and a reception...
VIDEO: Mike Freer defends claim that non-Jew is best placed to represent Jews: Conservative candidate for Finchley and Golders Green Mike Freer has defended his...
Richard Desmond donates another £1m to UKIP election campaign: The Daily Express owner Richard Desmond is donating another £1 million to Ukip’s election...
Amy Winehouse documentary to premiere at Cannes Film Festival: A young Amy Winehouse thought that she “wouldn’t be able to handle”...
Countdown to election day! Meet the candidates, part four: ILFORD NORTH: Ilford North, once home to London’s largest Jewish neighbourhoods, has faltered in...
Family backs ‘innocent’ Janner after ‘abuse’ investigation dropped: A veteran peer will not stand trial for historic sex abuse allegations...
Body recovered from Hampstead Heath pond: A body has been recovered from a pond at a popular park...
Labour pledge to safeguard Hebrew qualifications: Hebrew would remain a part of the GCSE and A-Level curriculum under...
Yom Hashoah: Israel falls silent in memory of Holocaust: By Patrick Maguire Israeli Jews fell silent for Yom HaShoah as the...
Forty Under 40: The countdown begins!: After more than 250 nominations and what seems like 250 months of...
Laura Marks WILL now stand for Board presidency: The senior vice-president of the Board of Deputies has thrown her hat...
Police may challenge decision not to prosecute Lord Janner over abuse allegations: Leicestershire Police say they are “exploring what possible legal avenues there may be...
Freer: I can represent Finchley and Golders Green Jews more forcefully than Jewish rival:   It’s gloves off in Finchley and Golders Green as shock poll...
Kerry ‘confident’ on Iran as Obama give Congress right to reject deal: US Secretary of State John Kerry has said he is still confident...
Two female candidates enter race for Board Vice-President: Two female candidates this week entered the race for Vice-President of the...
Two Orthodox schools are ‘unsatisfactory’: Community brands Ofsted ‘high-Handed’: Two Orthodox schools in north London have been graded as “unsatisfactory” by...
Jewish News to live stream March of the Living in Poland: The Jewish News will be live streaming the March of the Living...

Features

New book reveals postal history of Holocaust refugees: A new book that tells the story of the postal history of...
FALL: Six million dominoes – An ambitious installation to remember the Shoah: Deborah Cicurel hears about an ambitious new exhibition by a London artist...
A Day in the Life of…Norwood’s Kennedy Leigh Family Centre!: Stephen Oryszczuk goes behind the scenes to discover the people and places...
Waxing Lyrical: Kenny Wax on scooping an Olivier Award for ‘The Play That Goes Wrong’: Theatre producer Kenny Wax is renowned for bringing some of the best...
Must buy beauty!: Karin Herzog Silhouette £42 Celebrities with the best bodies love this cream...
CST: Our partners – Politicians, police and in the community:   “It’s great to be able to show my support again for...
CST: How we have ensured security for over 600 communal buildings: CST’s security Enhancement Project funds the installation and improvement of security equipment at...
CST: How the Incidents response team helps victims of anti-Semitism: This article was written by CST’s antisemitic incidents response team. Working in...
CST: If you see it, report it and stop it: An antisemitic incident is any malicious act aimed at Jewish people, organisations...
Sarit Hadad: ‘Music has no religion’: Israeli singer Sarit Hadad, who has performed professionally since she was 16,...
BAD JEWS! In conversation with West End star Joe Coen: Rebecca Wallersteiner chats to actor Joe Coen about his starring role in...
CST – A summer of anti-Semitism left us searching for answers and protection: A summer of antisemitism that left British Jewry searching for answers and...

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Judaism

TWO VOICES: Will Jewish values influence how you’ll vote in the General Election? This week Two Voices asks: will Jewish values influence how you’ll vote in the General Election? Rabbi Steven Katz says…...
OPINION: Honouring the memory of Shoah victims By Pete Tobias, rabbi at The Liberal Synagogue Elstree The annual observance of Yom HaShoah, this year falling on 16...
Desert Island Texts: Bereshiet/Genesis 18 If you were cast away on an island with just one Jewish text for company, which would you choose?...
Welcome to our shul! This week – Luton United Synagogue   Synagogue: Luton United Synagogue Rabbi: Rabbi Yossi Schwei When was it founded? It was founded in 1923. How...

Interfaith

OPINION: Turning conflict into coexistence on campus By Joel Salmon, President St Andrews Jewish Society St Andrews is a tiny town, dotted somewhere on the east...
Israelis and Palestinians to participate in Interfaith coexistence seder By Adam Rossano This Pesach, outside of Jerusalem, there will be a second seder for some, a first ever...
JENNI FRAZER: ‘Is that Elijah?’ ‘no, it’s my cab driver’ – Senior Reform rabbi hosts interfaith seder By Jenni Frazer It was, perhaps, only at an interfaith seder, with much giggling, that it could have been...
Interfaith manifesto calls for ‘ethical moral and fair’ policies for migrants Jewish leaders have called on the next government to pursue “ethical, moral and fair policies towards migrants, asylum seekers...

Opinion

VOICE OF THE JEWISH NEWS: Meet the Ukippers… The ‘anti-Europe, anti-immigration’ party UKIP is predicted to gain nine to 10 percent of the vote in next month’s election. With its yet-to-be-resolved stance on wanting to ban shechita, warnings on the wearing of...
OPINION: Honouring the memory of Shoah victims By Pete Tobias, rabbi at The Liberal Synagogue Elstree The annual observance of Yom HaShoah, this year falling on 16 April, raised the perennial question of how we might best commemorate the victims of Nazi...
Readers’ Letters: Even Matzah is used to profiteer Even Matzah is used to profiteer Dear Sir Your Pesach issue [appearing, significantly, the day after April Fools’ Day] contained the fascinating juxtaposition of an ode to the ridiculous prices of kosher for Pesach...
OPINION: Here in Ukraine, Jewish pupils are taught to identify different bombs By Rabbi Nachum Ehrentreu Zaporozhye is a large city in eastern Ukraine, home to some 15,000 Jews. Fierce fighting is taking place just 60 miles from us. It takes up all our attention. The...
OPINION: When it comes to rabbis, the more diverse and pluralistic the better By Rabbi Natan Levy, Interfaith and social action, Board of Deputies “Aren’t there any Orthodox rabbis here today?” The volunteer from the Detention Action charity, is looking at us with an equal measure of...
OPINION: Iran deal not so much peace and goodwill as ‘peace in our time’ By Jeremy Havardi, journalist and commentator Barack Obama would like us all to believe that the world is much safer after the framework agreement with Iran. He has described it as an “historic understanding” based...
OPINION: Will you be at Sunday’s largest ever UK Holocaust commemoration event? By Neil Martin. Chairman, Yom HaShoah UK ‘Build it and they will come’ – that was the advice I was given when we first muted the idea of a large-scale event to mark the 70th...
JENNI FRAZER: A wilful contradiction that helps the Israel haters By Jenni Frazer This week I crave readers’ indulgence for returning to the painful subject of the Southampton Israel conference. Who said this, in The Guardian, in April 2010?: “To argue – as an academic...
OPINION: Turning conflict into coexistence on campus By Joel Salmon, President St Andrews Jewish Society St Andrews is a tiny town, dotted somewhere on the east coast of Scotland. It’s a strange place, with an eclectic mixture of golf courses, castles,...

Sport

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London Lions suffered a heartbreaking defeat at Hatfield as...
With the London Marathon just ten days away, the...
NEEDING JUST a point to secure promotion to Division...
Joshua Newman made a triumphant return to the trampoline...
AC Mill Hill secured promotion to Division One in...
Find out who made it into this week’s Jewish...
Footballers from Hapoel Be’er Sheva have become an overnight...
Hours before Jordan Spieth clinched this year’s golf Masters...
Dudi Sela won his 17th ATP Challenger title on...