Board of Deputies of British Jews launches updated Jewish Manifesto ahead of General Election

Board of Deputies of British Jews | 01.12.2019

November 19, 2019. Ahead of next month’s General Election, The Board of Deputies today launches its Jewish Manifesto designed to ensure that all the political parties take the concerns of Britain’s 300,000-strong Jewish community into account when setting out their own proposals for government. … [more]

Supreme Court President Lady Hale launches Board of Deputies Family Life and Customs booklet

Board of Deputies | 30.11.2017

November 29, 2017 - President of the Supreme Court Lady Hale last night spoke at the launch of the Board of Deputies’ booklet, Jewish Family Life and Customs: a Practical Guide. … [more]

London Mayor Sadiq Khan signs historic pledge to fight antisemitism

Board of Deputies | 31.05.2016

May 26, 2016 - Board of Deputies President Jonathan Arkush has welcomed Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan’s decision to join mayors from across Europe and the United States in signing an AJC pledge to take action against antisemitism in their communities. … [more]

First ever Teaching Judaism conference held in London

Board of Deputies of British Jews | 29.02.2016

February 23, 2016 - More than 90 religious education teachers from all over the UK this week attended the first ever Teaching Judaism conference aimed at educators teaching the new Judaism GCSE syllabus. … [more]

Great Britain: Census reveals shifts in Jewish community

Board of Deputies of British Jews | 31.12.2012

Data released yesterday by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), show that while the Jewish population of the UK has remained stable over the past ten years, significant changes are taking place at local and regional levels. … [more]

Great Britain: Jews and Christians join for day of dialogue on Middle East

Board of Deputies of British Jews | 30.11.2012

Last week 15 Rabbis and 15 members of the Christian clergy gathered together at St Petersburgh Place Synagogue London for a “Jewish-Christian Day of Dialogue and Discussion on Israel, Palestine and the Middle East”. … [more]