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Putting Down Roots

The summery botanical trend is testament that our love of nature continues to blossom… Our homes continue to be an oasis of plants, as the trend for bringing nature into our homes grows and grows. Pinterest predicts vertical gardens are…
J Life
April 1, 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
Features-LeedsFeatures-Manchester

Hemp Day

JLife chooses some of the most popular beauty products on the market to help you discover this brave new world of CBD skin and body care… There’s a been a seismic shift in the use of CBD on a global…
J Life
April 1, 2020
Interviews-Leeds

Carving Out a Niche

Celebrated Chapeltown animator and printmaker, Janis Goodman talks capturing the wild side of Leeds’ urban landscape. “It’s a dark, mysterious art anticipating what people will like. The best thing you can do is please yourself in the hope that will…
J Life
April 1, 2020
Interviews-Leeds

On The Side of The Angels

Fresh from taking part in the Purim celebrations at Sinai shul, JLife catches up with Becky Joyce, co-founder of Homeless Street Angels. For the last six years, Becky Joyce, along with sister Shelley, have been feeding and clothing the homeless…
J Life
April 1, 2020
Interviews-Leeds

Lenagev!

JLife speaks to Alwoodley’s own Jonathan Phillips, co-founder of Leeds-born houmous bar Humpit, to find out how a father-son team took a little slice of Israel and turned it into the UK’s largest vegan chain. Lenagev Hebrew (v.) to wipe…
J Life
April 1, 2020
Interviews-Leeds

Mallett’s Palette

Following an exhibition at Chapel Allerton's Smart Gallery and the release of his latest book, TV's Timmy Mallett tells JLife how a 3,500km painting trip across Europe in memory of his late brother taught him to seize the day. Hi…
J Life
April 1, 2020
Interviews-Leeds

Up and Atom!

JLife speaks to Dr Graham Purves about his first term as The Grammar School at Leeds' vice principal and head of senior school. Hi Graham, tell us the story behind your move to The Grammar School at Leeds (GSAL). I…
J Life
January 29, 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
Features-Leeds

Education Plus: Steps to Success

Looking to get your foot on the career ladder? From award-winning authors to rugby league physios, JLife picks the brains of leading industry professionals, bringing you their top tips on becoming successful, and what it takes to get to the…
J Life
January 29, 2020
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