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Milim is Back: 2020 Event Listings

Milim returns with an exciting host of virtual events to help the community through these difficult times. On 3rd August historian and researcher for the House of Life heritage project, Molly Maslen explores the Jewish fatalities during the Second Boer…
J Life
July 27, 2020
Leeds Community News

Leeds Eruv Given Green Light

The Leeds Eruv has been granted full planning permission. The committee is now taking steps to raise funds and commission the works required to install the necessary poles, wires and fencing. The Leeds Eruv Limited is a registered charity and…
J Life
July 27, 2020
Leeds Community News

Leeds Community Coronavirus Resources

In strange, unprecedented times, the current situation is overwhelming for many of us. Although we can’t predict the future, JLife is committed to supporting and continuing working with the  community as best we can through the coronavirus outbreak and out…
Megan Ardis
May 7, 2020
Leeds Community News

Trust in the Community

Leeds Jewish Representative Council are celebrating receiving a grant of nearly £200,000 from the National Lottery Community Fund. Thanks to a successful National Lottery bid the Leeds Jewish Representative Council (LJRC) secured £193,596 funding from the National Lottery’s Community Fund,…
J Life
April 1, 2020
Leeds Community News

Alby Home for Christmas

UHC members led by senior minister Alby Chait brought festive cheer to the wider community, delivering gifts across the city to hardworking emergency and care staff on Christmas Day. On Christmas morning, 550 members of the community met at UHC…
J Life
January 29, 2020
Leeds Community News

Dancing Strictly – Movie Night

The Grammar School at Leeds was the location for another show-stopping day of competitive ballroom dancing as a movie-themed Dancing Strictly returned for the 2020 edition! Judges David King, Gill Caplin, Howard Lee and JLife’s own Elliot Landy cast a…
J Life
January 29, 2020
Leeds Community News

Squad Goals

UHC Cougars were victorious at the 2020 edition of the Intra-communal Five-a-side Football Tournament. This year’s BigChange sponsored Intra-communal Five-a-side Football Tournament was played in honour of Elliot Bransby, who passed away last month at the age of 30. The…
J Life
January 29, 2020
Leeds Community News

LJWB Invites Community to Have a Natter

Leeds Jewish Welfare Board (LJWB) has launched two new initiatives as part of its Connecting with our Community campaign to combat loneliness. As part of last month’s Mitzvah Day, the organisation urged people to invite members of the community to…
J Life
December 17, 2019