A meeting with Redbridge Borough Council

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Earlier today, our Chair, Stewart Spivack, and Nick Young (Community Development Manager) attended a virtual meeting hosted by Redbridge Borough Council including a number of leaders of the Jewish community from around Redbridge. The meeting included updates on a number of projects; one of which is a census due in March, which can be completed […]

Response to Christchurch terror attack

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Rabbi’s Hulbert and Jacobi joined with other communal leaders in leading prayers for the victims  of the Christchurch terror attack and sending a joint statement of solidarity with the Muslim community in Christchurch, New Zealand. About 300 people attended a vigil in honour of the victims of the New Zealand terror attacks in Stratford where Rabbi […]

Service for the Tree of Life Synagogue Community in Pittsburgh

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Last night ELELS hosted a special service of prayers and reflections following the horrific events at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. Members of our congregation were joined by members of other local Jewish congregations and also from the local Muslim community. The service was led by Rabbi Richard Jacobi with contributions from Rabbi […]