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Features-Leeds

Top Travel Trends for Stag and Hen Dos

Traditional stag and hen getaways are a thing of the past, as our ‘last nights of freedom’ become ever-more exotic. JLife investigates top travel trends for stag and hen dos, exploring designer destinations for brides and grooms-to-be looking to let…
J Life
January 29, 2020
Features-Leeds

Wedding Fashion: Go The Extra Mile

Will it be love at first sight with this selection of wedding fashion and gift ideas for your big day? Ghost, £695   Ghostly Figure Fans of Ghost London’s renowned silky slip dresses will love its on-brand bridal offering too.…
J Life
January 29, 2020
Interviews-Manchester

Michelle Rosenberg: This Woman’s Work

Women’s historian Michelle Rosenberg, author of Warriors and Wenches, Not so Virtuous Victorians and Historical Heroines, speaks to JLife on her appointment as head of UJIA’s women’s division. Michelle Rosenberg, head of UJIA's women's division Hi Michelle, tell us how…
J Life
January 22, 2020
Manchester Community News

Round Three

Sahar Sazgar, UJIA’s Manchester shaliach is preparing to vote for a third time in March, but warns against voter complacency. The last time I voted in the elections at the Israeli Embassy in London, I was sure that it would…
J Life
January 22, 2020
Manchester Community News

Thanks For The Ride, Ronnie

MDA Israel was presented with a new blood bike paid for by donations from family and friends of the late Ronnie Cohen. Ronnie Cohen was a passionate supporter of Israel’s cause. He served in the 1967 Six-Day War in the…
J Life
January 22, 2020
Manchester Community News

The Suite Life

HL Events announce the date of the third edition of The Great Simcha Showcase, this time at The Shrubberies. HL Events, the events company behind The Great Simcha Showcase, has revealed the 2020 edition of the next North West showcase…
J Life
January 22, 2020
Features-Manchester

Send Me To Sleep

Please keep awake through this helpful guide about improving your sleep… We spend about a third of our lives asleep, and for good reason: sleep is vital for maintaining good health as it helps us to recover from mental as…
J Life
January 22, 2020
Manchester Community News

Memorial Day at the Museum

Manchester Jewish Museum, currently in residence at Manchester Central Library, will hold a special day of performances to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day. On 27th January, Manchester Jewish Museum will mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2020 (HMD) with two premieres of musical…
J Life
January 6, 2020
Manchester Community News

Maccabi Makeover

After 13 years as a Jewish hub of sporting and communal activity, Manchester Maccabi will benefit from new investment in its Prestwich centre. Manchester Maccabi and UJIA have announced a joint venture which will see Manchester Maccabi undergo a general…
J Life
January 6, 2020
Interviews-Manchester

Brif Encounter

JLife sits down with Yael Mohaliver-Brif to get to know more about UJIA’s new Manchester-based regional director for the north. Hi Yael, tell us all about yourself! I grew up in Sefad in the very upper Gallilee – my family…
J Life
January 6, 2020
Interviews-Manchester

Ask No Questions, Hear No Lies

Following her Manchester Literature Festival appearance, Israeli author Ayelet Gundar-Goshen discusses her latest novel, Liar, exploring the morality of lying in a post-truth era. Ayelet Gundar-Goshen was born in Israel in 1982. After completing an MA in psychology at Tel…
J Life
January 6, 2020
Features-Manchester

The Food of Love

As the city's restaurant scene continues to expand, there’s more choice than ever for romantic, high-end culinary experiences this Valentine’s Day in Manchester. Just make sure you book ahead! Salvi's new expansion is an ideal setting for an intimate meal…
J Life
January 6, 2020