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HMD: Guernsey

last friday morning (27th january), 9.43-9.59am, 10.11-10.35am, 10.38-10.46am, and 12.46-12.57pm, on bbc radio guernsey
jenny kendall-tobias leads with …

“The JKT show marks Holocaust Memorial Day

including interviews with …
jonathan arkush, president of the board of deputies
• guernsey and cambridge historian gilly carr
• survivor hannah lewis
karen pollock, chief executive of the holocaust educational trust (more…)


Sunday: anti-semitism report

yesterday morning (sunday 3rd), 7.35-7.43am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by edward stourton) includes …

“After a difficult press conference to launch a report into anti-semitism in the Labour Party, Edward Stourton asks • Jonathan Arkush, President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, and • John Mann MP if the report’s recommendations are enough to rebuild relationships.”


W@1: Labour anti-semitism

this afternoon (friday 29th), 1.07-1.14pm, on bbc radio 4
world at one (presented by mark mardell) leads with …

“The leader of the Israeli Labour Party, Isaac Herzog, told us that some recent comments by Labour leaders have been horrific, and should serve as a warning to the party.”

including contributions from …
jonathan arkush, president of the jewish board of deputies
tom watson, labour deputy leader
jon lansman
isaac herzog, isareli labour party leader (more…)

Today: Jeremy Corbyn

this morning (friday 29th), 6.32-6.35am, 6.45-6.49am, and 7.47-7.58am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by justin webb and john humphrys) includes …

Jeremy Corbyn has suggested that people making a big deal about Labour and anti-Semitism were perhaps nervous about the party’s strength. Justin Webb has been speaking to Jonathan Arkush, the president of the Board of Deputies of British Jews.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter carole walker
• bbc reporter siobhan tye
amjad pervez
jonathan arkush, president of the jewish board of deputies
tom watson. deputy leader of the Labour party
• bbc reporter eleanor garnier (more…)

Jeremy Corbyn

yesterday evening (thursday 7th), 10.03-10.04 and 10.08-10.16pm, on bbc radio 4
the world tonight (presented by shaun ley) leads with …

Jewish organisation criticises Corbyn
(Livingstone 0:15:10) “I’ve been a member of the Labour Party for 47 years, I’ve never heard someone say anything anti-semitic.”
(Arkush 0:16:00) “Well, just in the last few weeks we’ve had a stream of Labour figures who have said things which are anti-semitic on social media, and I’m not sure why Ken Livingstone hasn’t heard them.”

including interviews with …
jonathan arkush
ken livingstone (more…)

Illegal Jewish schools

last thursday evening (31st march), 10.45-11.01pm, on bbc 2
newsnight (presented by kirsty wark) includes …

“An exclusive on illegal Jewish schools known to the government,”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter chris cooper
andrew copson of the british humanist association
• dr yaacov wise
eli spitzer, headteacher
jonathan arkush (more…)

Sunday: Jonathan Arkush

this morning (sunday 24th), 7.33-7.38am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by mike wooldridge) includes …

“Last Sunday Jonathan Arkush was elected as the new President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews.
In an interview with Mike Wooldridge he outlines his priorities and explains why he believes the Muslim community in Britain should look to Britain’s Jewish community as a model for integration.”


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