Cooking Up a Storm

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JLife’s Holly Thackeray caught up with professional photographer Rick Pushinsky, to find out all about Just Not Kosher, the family recipe project causing a stir. If you’ve flicked through a newspaper recently, you’re almost certain to have caught a glimpse…

Tally Bookbinder


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Tally Bookbinder gives JLife’s Emma Steele a glimpse into her life as an internationally acclaimed celebrity makeup artist and hair stylist. What do David Beckham, Suranne Jones, Gok Wan and Victoria Pendleton have in common? Aside from being household names,…

Gillian Holding

No Holds Barred

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Gillian Holding, a recent exhibitor at Sinai Synagogue, tells JLife all about life as a contemporary visual artist. Hi Gillian. Tell us about your recent exhibitions. After graduating from Leeds Metropolitan University [now Leeds Beckett University] in 2009, I was…

Judith Gordon

Behind the Screen

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Elaine Bermitz speaks to Judith Gordon, chairperson for the Manchester coordination committee of the UK Jewish Film Festival. “Cinema has the power to enable change – it encourages compassion, tolerance and understanding. This is why we set ourselves the task…