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25/05/2016

"AS MEMORY LONG" - BOOK LAUNCH BY LORD MILLETT @ the Shtiebel (Wed, 25 May)

Peter Millett became a judge of the Court of Final Appeal of Hong Kong shortly after the hand-over. Regarded as one of the most brilliant and commercially minded judges of his generation, he was...
30/03/2016

"Unexpected Israel"

Focusing on cameos of everyday life, Unexpected Israel brings people and places to life, ranging from caviar to camels, owls to oranges, pomegranates to pilgrims and fossils to friendship as well...

JEWISH PARTICIPATION In the FIRE SERVICE In The SECOND WORLD WAR
16/03/2016

JEWISH PARTICIPATION In the FIRE SERVICE In The SECOND WORLD WAR

The heroic story of Jews during the Blitz is a hardly-known chapter in contemporary history. Martin Sugarman's new book on the subject throws light on their hardships and bravery, their heroisms...

Dr Joanna Michlic's CV
15/02/2016

Dr Joanna Michlic's CV

Our upcoming film screening of 'A FILM ABOUT PROF. SHIMON REDLICH'S RETURN TO the UKRAINE AND POLAND' will be introduced and discussed by Dr. Joanna Michlic world expert on Families, Children, and...

Artists' Contribution to Spiro Ark's Unique Programme
03/02/2016

Artists' Contribution to Spiro Ark's Unique Programme

Ronald Stein, our favourite "House Artist" who regularly joins our cultural events is renowned for his excellent drawings of the many contributors to our programmes. Below is a typical example of...
GET TO KNOW THE TEMPLE OF SOLOMON Press Release
29/01/2016

GET TO KNOW THE TEMPLE OF SOLOMON Press Release

Temple of Solomon Exhibition Launches in London

A two-week exhibition on the replica Temple of Solomon in São Paulo, Brazil opens at the Liberal Jewish Synagogue in London's St John's Wood...

Spiro Ark are launching this book 'Jewish Participation in the Fire Service in the Second World War: Last Voices'. Bellow is a recent book review (Colin Shindler, The Jewish Chronicle)
29/01/2016

Spiro Ark are launching this book 'Jewish Participation in the Fire Service in the Second World War: Last Voices'. Bellow is a recent book review (Colin Shindler, The Jewish Chronicle)

The firefighters of Irish heritage during the 9/11 attack on New York were lauded for their courage and resilience. The tragedy drew public attention to the Irish tradition of serving in the New...

Spiro Ark are launching this book 'Jewish Participation in the Fire Service in the Second World War: Last Voices'. Bellow is a recent book review (london-fire.gov.uk)
29/01/2016

Spiro Ark are launching this book 'Jewish Participation in the Fire Service in the Second World War: Last Voices'. Bellow is a recent book review (london-fire.gov.uk)

27th January marks Holocaust Memorial Day and as part of the Brigade's 150 year celebrations we are championing a new book that documents the bravery of Jewish firefighters in London during the...

07/01/2016

2015 Summer Ulpan Review by its Students

- " It was clear that a great deal of thought and preparation had gone into each session - use of English was minimal and employed only when absolutely necessary.
" I would recommend this...

'EXILE IN THE MAGHREB' Book explodes myth of Moroccan coexistence
06/01/2016

'EXILE IN THE MAGHREB' Book explodes myth of Moroccan coexistence

In January 2015 the Qatar-owned satellite channel al-Jazeera broadcast a programme about Jews in Morocco. "Jews first began to settle in Morocco over 2, 000 years ago," said the presenter."... and...

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