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Interviews-Manchester

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
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
Interviews-Manchester

Raising the Roof with Andy Nyman

Acclaimed actor and writer Andy Nyman says “it’s a mitzvah” to take the lead role in Fiddler on the Roof in the West End. JLife finds out more… A prolonged discussion about the inconvenience of beards was not how you'd…
J Life
October 29, 2019
Interviews-Manchester

JLife Meets: Rising Star Andy Ross

 JLife catches up with Mercury Prize nominated producer, Andy Ross, to discuss a musical career spanning from playing to The Queen to founding one of Europe’s top-ranked recording studios in the Northern Quarter. Andy Ross, Mercury Prize nominated producer So…
J Life
August 28, 2019
Interviews-Manchester

Closer to Home

Daniel Clayhills, owner of Pagoda Chinese Restaurant and Grill speaks to JLife about his mission to bring the renowned kosher dining experience closer to the Prestwich community in an all new setting after 15 years in Whitefield.   Pagoda has…
J Life
February 27, 2019
Interviews-Manchester

Banding Together

Dr Richard Fay, a senior lecturer in Education at the University of Manchester with a love of Jewish music speaks to JLife about his mission to use klezmer to bring harmony to the community.   From the ashes of a…
J Life
February 27, 2019
Interviews-Manchester

Rolling Through the Years

Lee Sterry, sales consultant at Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Manchester speaks to JLife about the new purpose-built showroom facility in Wilmslow, the brand’s enduring legacy and the impressive new Cullinan model. The exclusive new Rolls-Royce Motor Cars dealership in Wilmslow is…
J Life
February 27, 2019