Spiro Ark

Registered Charity No 1070926

ISRAEL – PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE – ISRAEL AND YOU

ISRAEL – PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE – ISRAEL AND YOU

One of my very first and strongest childhood memories is that of the 29th November 1947 when the General assembly of the UN voted for allowing an Israeli Jewish State to be created. A majority of 33 countries to 10 were in favour of the proposed plan. I still see […]

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EMOTIONAL TOUR OF THE EAST END BY DR DAVID RYDE

Born and brought up in the East End, when it was buzzing with Jewish life and activity, both Dr David Ryde and his wife Marian (born as Miriam) went back with the Spiro Ark walking tour on a ‘memory lane trip’.Each street corner evoked forgotten tales, telling the rest of […]

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HEROES IN OUR TIME

HEROES IN OUR TIME

Join us in celebrating Heroes in Our Time, those who followed in their footsteps of protecting the community — the 62, MAHAL and CST and the 43 GroupDate: 15/02/2009Venue: Hampstead Garden Suburb Synagogue,Norrice Lea, London N2 0REApart from a few examples in history when Jews have resisted their enemies by […]

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SPIRO ARK POSTPONES ANNIVERSARY EVENT

The spiro ark sincerely apologies for this last minute cancellation of out 10th anniversary celebration event this evening, 2nd February, 2009.Unfortunately, the snow is so heavy in Central London, that it would be truly dangerous and too difficult for audience goers performers and delivery people alike, to try to make […]

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TESTIMONIAL

From: Tony Travis, Emeritus Prof. Univ. of Birmingham, Mosaic Member,(the Birmingham Society for Jewish Studies)”Your work is of enormous importance, and has been an inspiration for developments both in this country and abroad. For long those of us who live and work outside of London, and have envied what Spiro […]

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SPIRO ARK’S NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH HARROW ART CENTRE

Spiro Ark’s new partnership with Harrow Art CentreHarrow Arts Centre (HAC) which was until recently a private concern is now managed by Harrow Council and operating as a vibrant venue with the aim of bringing culture and entertainment to all communities living in the area.Running the HAC are people of […]

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GAZA- THE HOLOCAUST- A FRESH QUEST FOR MEANING

The 27th January is the date declared by The United Nations Assembly, supported by 104 member states as Holocaust International Remembrance Day. The date was chosen as it was the day of the liberation of Nazi Death Camp Auschwitz- Birkenau in 1945. The aim of commemorating one of the most […]

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A COMMEMORATIVE EVENT OF THE HOLOCAUST AT THE SLOVAK EMBASSY

in the presence of Mr Dusan Caplovic, Deputy Prime Minister of Slovakia, hosted by HE Mr Juraj ZervanThursday 29 January 2009 at 6.30pm25 Kensington Palace Gardens, W8 4QYAs you no doubt know, the record of the Slovaks during WWII was one of the worst.Now, 70 years after the outbreak of […]

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WELCOME TO OUR NEW WEBSITE!

WELCOME TO OUR NEW WEBSITE!

Shalom!WELCOME TO THE SPIRO ARK’S NEW WEB SITE!In 1998 we founded the Spiro Ark. Over the past 10 years we have managed not just to survive but we now find ourselves busier than we have ever been -and ever more passionate about providing inspiration to Jews, part Jews and non […]

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