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Blood, Sweat and Tiers

Discover how four essential local businesses have kept their doors open during lockdown to serve their community through thick and thin. Kevin Winch, franchise owner of Home Instead Senior Care Our carers have been out there like lionesses, keeping a…
J Life
February 28, 2021
Features-Manchester

Home Entertainment

From klezmer festivals to virtual museum tours, JLife trawls the web to bring you the best in online Jewish events. SHOAH The Mid-level Managers of the Holocaust | 25th March | 6pm | Free This event from The Holocaust Exhibition…
J Life
February 28, 2021
Features-Manchester

Bridging the Distance

With Lockdown 3.0 still upon us, we’ve pulled together the best remote experiences from across the city for a socially-not-emotionally-distanced Mother’s Day. DID SOMEONE SAY GIN ‘O’ CLOCK? The Ultimate Stay Home Gin Tasting Experience If you’ve missed getting tipsy…
J Life
February 28, 2021
Features-Manchester

Open Wide

As we glimpse light at the end of the tunnel, the starved foodies of Manchester can expect a raft of new food and drink venues with outdoor space to help them make the most of a late spring of relaxed…
J Life
February 28, 2021
Features-Manchester

No Passive Passovers

Are you a participant or a spectator? Yeshurun’s Rabbi Greg Bank offers a timely reminder to be active and present participants in our histories this Passover. The past 12 months have bombarded us with dilemmas. Some, like the balance between…
J Life
February 28, 2021
Features-Manchester

Screen Saver.

Save the date with our pick of informational and educational online events to satisfy your curiosity in 2021. Creative Activists | 28th January | Online | Free As part of Manchester Jewish Museum’s Trailblazers season, a group of up-and-coming young…
J Life
December 22, 2020
Features-Manchester

Blood, Sweat and Tiers.

With 2020 throwing spanners in the works left, right and centre, Manchester’s nascent restaurants are honing their recipes and perfecting their interiors as they patiently wait to open their doors. Here are the launches braving the storm, now offering take-out,…
J Life
December 22, 2020
Features-Manchester

Yeah Mon!

As Purim approaches, Manchester’s very own hamantasch hero, Andrew Addleman from Brackmans Bakery, gives us the lowdown on the humble triangular festive cookie. Hamantaschen are like marmite, you either love them or hate them – and that’s all down to…
J Life
December 22, 2020
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Let Your Love Grow.

Keep your meat to yourself this Valentine’s Day, with our selection of quirky plant-based gifts – all 100% vegan. Pocket Pal Heatable Avocado Is there anything your millennial lover enjoys more than a good avocado? Pocket Pals are fully microwaveable…
J Life
December 22, 2020
Features-Manchester

Workout Smart.

Whether you’re back at the gym or embracing home workouts, JLife picks its top five gadgets to help you smash your new year fitness goals. Strava Strava turns every Apple and Android device into a sophisticated running and cycling computer.…
J Life
December 22, 2020
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Chanukah Funukah.

Bring a smile to your kids’ faces this holiday season with JLife’s pick of hilarious Chanukah gifts.     This Is My Pajamakah Shirt Perfect for celebrating Chanukah at home, this lightweight cotton printed tee should bring a chuckle to…
J Life
November 30, 2020
Features-Manchester

Events

MUSIC Opera Appreciation with Joyce Kennedy In normal times, those who love (or would like to learn to love) opera have been meeting monthly at Menorah Synagogue, under the expert guidance of Joyce Kennedy. Combining her career as a GP…
J Life
October 27, 2020
Features-Manchester

Feast of Film

The UK Jewish Film Festival returns from 5th to 19th November with an all-new online programme. Through its flagship two-week event, UK Jewish Film showcases a wide range of feature films, documentaries and shorts, which reflect the diversity of Jewish…
J Life
October 27, 2020
Features-Manchester

Let’s Eat

JLife chews the fat with some of the area’s hospitality businesses to discover how they are coping with restrictions and keeping the community safe, while a side helping of new faces have defied all odds to open their doors during…
J Life
October 27, 2020
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The Lowe Down

The long summer spent stuck indoors, staring at the same four walls has inspired us to rethink them. Beth Lowe, Managing Director of M Interior Design, shares practical ways to help you fall in love with your home all over…
J Life
October 1, 2020
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Close for Comfort

Autumn 2020 is all about making your home a haven of luxury. Johnlewis.com Over the past few months, we have seen the biggest period of change of many of our lifetimes. During these times many have found refuge in their…
J Life
September 29, 2020
Features-Manchester

Back in the Classroom

As parents breathe a sigh of relief and teachers gear up for a tough year ahead keeping pupils safe, make sure your kids have everything they need to help them settle back into the school routine once again. Zoom Through…
J Life
August 27, 2020
Features-Manchester

Looking Ahead

Rosh Hashanah marks the perfect time for looking to the future and forging change…why not for your wardrobe too? High Holiday Fashion This smart and impeccably tailored fit textured faux wool overcoat in a gringle-chequered fabric is a must-have from…
J Life
August 27, 2020
Features-Manchester

COVID Heroes

  The People Who Do Elaine Bermitz The word ‘misaskim’ translates to English as ‘the people who do’. The people who volunteer for this organisation have been at the forefront of the last mitzvah that a person can do for…
J Life
August 27, 2020