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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…)

Sunday: Cable Street 80

this morning (sunday 2nd), 7.38-7,46am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by william crawley) includes …

“It is 80 years since anti-fascist demonstrators took on the police and Oswald Mosley’s Black Shirts in the East End of London. Trevor Barnes reports on The Battle of Cable Street.”

including contributions from …
• historian david rosenberg, secretary of cable street 80
beattie orwell, 99
adrian cohen, chair of london jewish forum
• community worker julie begum
• community activist nisar ahmed
(see also… and (more…)

Sunday: Shimon Peres

this morning (sunday 2nd), 7.22-7.27am, on bbc radio 4
sunday (presented by william crawley) includes …

“Rabbi David Rosen – Director of the American Jewish Committee’s Department of Interreligious Affairs – pays tribute to the former Israeli Prime Minister and President Shimon Peres.”


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