for forthcoming uk programmes of jewish or israeli interest

Newshour: Netanyahu defiant

today (sunday 10th), 1.20-1.23pm, and 9.06-9.13pm, on bbc world service radio
newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) leads with …

Netanyahu to meet EU leaders amid tensions

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter martin patience
hugh lovatt, european council on foreign relations Read the rest of this entry »


today (saturday 24th), 11.09-11.11am, 7.06-7.11pm, and 10.06-10.10pm, on bbc world service radio
the newsroom (presented by alex ritson) leads with …

Netanyahu Defiant On Jerusalem: The country’s Prime Minister says Palestinians must realise Jerusalem is Israel’s capital. Speaking in Paris, alongside the French President, Benjamin Netanyahu said the city’s status was non-negotiable.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter tom bateman
• bbc reporter martin patience
• bbc reporter sebastian usher Read the rest of this entry »

this morning (sunday 10th), 7.54-7.59am, and 8.35-8.54am, on bbc radio london
inspirit (presented by jumoke fashola) includes …

Ian Black gives his opinion on President Trump and Israel
Chanucah in the Square.
The film Menashe.”

including interviews with …
ian black, author of enemies and neighbours
• rabbi bentzi sudak of chanucah in the square
• actor menashe lustig
• writer alex lipschultz Read the rest of this entry »

this morning (sunday 10th), 7.48-7.54am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by edward stourton) leads with …

Trump, Jerusalem and the Evangelicals:
President Trump‘s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel sparked a mix of protest and praise this week.
• Journalist Allison Kaplan Sommer tells Edward why many believe the move was made to bolster support amongst his Evangelical voters in the US.”

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yesterday evening (saturday 9th), 8.00-9.00pm, on bbc radio 4
british jews, right and left (presented by jo coburn) (in the archive on 4 series)

How did Britain’s Jews make their long journey from left to right over the last century?
BBC Political Correspondent Jo Coburn tells this remarkable story by weaving archive and interviews together with the story of her own family.”

including interviews with …
ruth smeed mp
jon lansman of momentum
lord levy
edwina currie
• rabbi jonathan romain
• professor geoffrey alderman
emanuel litvinoff
ian mikardo
melanie phillips
oliver letwin mp
mike katz of jewish labour movement Read the rest of this entry »

last monday afternoon (4th december), 4.30-5.00pm, on bbc radio 4
swearing an oath (presented by ernie rea) (in the beyond belief series)

Ernie Rea discusses whether there is any place for God in a modern courtroom with • Joshua Rosenberg, legal commentator and presenter of Radio 4’s Law in Action; • family law barrister Jasvir Singh, Chairman of City Sikhs; and • Sarah Donaldson a Manchester based barrister and Quaker”

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yesterday evening (saturday 9th), 11.07-11.13pm, on bbc world service radio (repeated from 9.07am)
the world this week (presented by jonny dymond) leads with …

US says Jerusalem is Israel’s capital

including report from …
• bbc reporter lyse doucet Read the rest of this entry »

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