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Today: Anti-semitism rise

this morning (thursday 7th), 8.08-8.09am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by nick robinson) includes …

“A monitoring organisation says there was a 16% increase in the number of anti-semitic hate crimes in the UK last year. The Community Security Trust compiles data from police forces and direct reports by members of the public. It says there were more than 1650 incidents in 2018, including threats, aggressive language, and online images.”

including report from …
• bbc reporter martin bashir


Newshour/LN: Auschwitz burial

this afternoon (sunday 20th), 1.39-1.45pm on bbc world service radio, and 5.52-5.55pm on bbc 1 tv
newshour (presented by james coomarasamy) and london news (presented by asad ahmad) include …

A funeral has been held just outside London for six unknown victims of the Holocaust whose remains were donated to the Imperial War Museum in London more than 20 years ago. They were buried in a coffin with earth from Israel. Six million Jews were murdered in Nazi death camps during the Second World War, they were starved and gassed and their remains incinerated. More than a million people were killed in the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp in occupied Poland.”

including contributions from …
james bulgin, content leader, holocaust galleries, imperial war museum
• chief rabbi ephraim mirvis
laura marks, chair, holocaust memorial day trust
• bbc reporter martin bashir

Today: Auschwitz burial

this morning (friday 18th), 8.08-8.09am, and 8.53-9.00am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by mishal husain) concludes with …

The remains of six people who died in Auschwitz will be laid to rest at a special ceremony on Sunday almost 70 years on from its liberation in 1945.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter martin bashir
• chief rabbi ephraim mirvis
• auschwitz survivor zigi shipper, born 18th january 1930, lodz

W@1: Sacks & anti-semitism

this afternoon (friday 20th), 1.31-1.35pm, on bbc radio 4
world at one (presented by mark mardell) includes …

“This morning, the former chief rabbi, Lord Sacks, delivered a strong warning about the dangers of anti-semitism. Is anti-semitism on the rise in Great Britain?”

including report from …
• bbc religion editor martin bashir


Sunday: Manchester bombing

this morning (sunday 28th), 7.40-7.54am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by martin bashir) concludes with …

Martin Bashir talks to three faith leaders to have been involved in the response to the Manchester concert bomb attack attack:
• Bishop of Manchester the Right Rev David Walker
• Imam Irfan Chishti
• Rabbi Daniel Walker.
They discuss what needs to be done now to bring communities together, and how best to harness the generous spirit witnessed in Manchester this week.”


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