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Sunday: Ernst Bornstein

this morning (sunday 28th), 7.33-7.39am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by william crawley) includes …

“• Noemie Lopian talks about her father’s memoir, ‘The Long Night’, which details Ernst Israel Bornstein‘s experiences in several concentration camps.”


Sunday: lunar calendars

yesterday morning (sunday 31st), 7.16-7.23am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by william crawley) includes …

Trevor Barnes asks what’s it like living life according to two calendars? He made his way one Saturday evening to the home of • Rabbi Laura Janner-Klausner as she prepared to see out the Sabbath with her family and her friend, the Muslim journalist • Remona Aly and talked to them about living with both the Gregorian Calendar and a lunar calendar.”


Sunday: Willesden Cemetery

this morning (sunday 24th), 7.38-7.45am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by william crawley) includes …

Willesden Cemetery, nicknamed the “Rolls-Royce of Jewish cemeteries”, has just been given a Grade II listing status.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter trevor barnes
hester abrams, cemeteries project development manager, united synagogue
melvyn hartog, head of burial, united synagogue
alex goldberg, chief of heritage, united synagogue, (more…)

Sunday: UK antisemitism

this morning (sunday 20th), 7.27-7.31am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by william crawley) includes …

Gideon Falter reveals some interesting results from the Antisemitism Barometer research.”


Sunday: Jerusalem tattooists

this morning (sunday 13th), 7.16-7.22am, on bbc radio 4 (partial repeat from 11th july on outlook on bbc world service radio)
sunday (presented by william crawley) includes …

The Coptic Christian Razzouk family have been tattooing pilgrims in Jerusalem for 500 years; they claim to have introduced the first electric tattoo gun to Israel.”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter yolande knell
• tattooist wassim razzouk (more…)

Sunday: Synagogue membership

this morning (sunday 9th), 7.30-7.35am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by william crawley) includes …

” ‘Two communities going in very different directions‘ is how one rabbi has described the latest findings of a report into synagogue membership. What are the implications for British Judaism?”

including interview with …
• rabbi dr moshe freedman (more…)

Time off for Sabbath

last sunday morning (13th november), 7.10-7.17am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by william crawlry) includes …

“A survey conducted for the Chief Rabbi suggests a quarter of Jewish workers are wary of talking openly about their faith at work and some have difficulty getting time off for important religious festivals. Kevin Bocquet reports.”

including contributions from …
• reverend pete hawke, manchester
rachel dean, solicitor
• sir roger gifford, banker, and former lord mayor of london
moshe freedman, rabbi at the new west end synagogue, and jewish chaplain at the canary wharf multifaith chaplaincy
• professor adam dinham, goldsmith’s college (more…)

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