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Lord Dyson with GSAL Law Soc founders

Back To School

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Lord Dyson, a former master of the rolls and past pupil, returned to The Grammar School at Leeds to launch a law society for students. Lord Dyson, who attended Leeds Grammar School from 1951 until 1961, returned to his former…

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140 Candles

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The Leeds Jewish Welfare Board celebrated its 140th birthday. The Leeds Jewish Welfare Board (LJWB) recently celebrated its milestone 140th anniversary in style. The glamorous event was held in the Reuben Vincent Hall at Etz Chaim Synagogue with around 240…

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Leading Light

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Celebrities, including comedian and TV producer Henry Normal, playwright Peter Bowker and Leeds-born actress Gaynor Faye and TV Writer Kay Mellor OBE, turned out in force for the Leeds Autism Services Fundraiser at The Light, which raised £500 for the…

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BRCA Journey

Speaking Out

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BRCA Journey is aiming to raise awareness of testing for genetic faults that can cause cancer in the Ashkenazi Jewish population. More than 20 years have passed since scientists discovered that faults in two key genes – BRCA1 and BRCA2…

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Save the Date

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Nisa-Nashim, the Jewish Muslim women’s network, is holding its annual conference on 5th March. Taking place at Westminster University, the conference will feature a range of speakers and workshops to create connections, build confidence and to get more women involved….

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