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New Book: Jews in Uniform

FRIDAY, 14TH SEPTEMBER 2018
A new photo-book has been published by Aster Publishing entitled ‘Jews in Uniform’ by Michael Greisman.  It features a restored ...
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Katz Center Fellowship

FRIDAY, 14TH SEPTEMBER 2018
Call for Applications: Katz Center Fellowship The Herbert D. Katz Center at The University of Pennsylvania is now accepting applications ...
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Ada Woolf at the V and A

MONDAY, 28TH MAY 2018
The V&A Museum, London SW7, now has displayed in the Fashion Gallery (Case 9) a wedding dress made by the ...
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Harold Pollins (1924-2018)

TUESDAY, 10TH APRIL 2018
It is with regret that we report the death of Harold Pollins on 4 April 2018. Harold was born in ...
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New Books: Two Centuries of Scottish Jewry and Jews in Uniform

SUNDAY, 8TH APRIL 2018
Two Centuries of Scottish Jewry (Kenneth Collins, Chief Editor, with Bernard Wasserstein and Aubrey Newman) has just been published. The ...
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The History of Barnsley’s Jewish Community

MONDAY, 15TH JANUARY 2018
The JHSE were invited to attend the unveiling of a Civic Trust Plaque to mark the building that once housed ...
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Outreach and Development

MONDAY, 8TH JANUARY 2018
The JHSE are looking to appoint an Outreach and Development Officer to expand the reach of the society.  The successful ...
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New Book

MONDAY, 27TH NOVEMBER 2017
The British Welfare Revolution 1906-14 by John Cooper JHSE member John Cooper has just published a companion piece to his ...
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Accounts

WEDNESDAY, 18TH OCTOBER 2017
Members may be interested to see the Accounts of the Society for 2016-17.  The Trustee Report can be accessed here.
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The Sheffield Jewish Journal (February 1945 – 1955)

THURSDAY, 3RD AUGUST 2017
Preserving the Memory of a Community by Molly Preger, History student at the University of Sheffield Even as an outsider, ...
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New Book

THURSDAY, 13TH JULY 2017
From Things Lost forgotten letters and the legacy of the holocaust by Shirli Gilbert In May 1933, a young man ...
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Calling Students in Year 9 at Jewish Schools

FRIDAY, 7TH JULY 2017
Cecil Roth Lecture Award 2017 A Message for Migrants What message would you give to people migrating to Britain today? ...
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David Jacobs steps down as Chair

TUESDAY, 20TH DECEMBER 2016
David Jacobs (second from left) stepped down as chairman of the JHSE’s executive committee after six years.  At an emotional ...
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Towards a Bibliography of Medieval Anglo-Jewry

THURSDAY, 21ST JULY 2016
Dean Irwin has started a blog to make the field of medieval Anglo-Jewish studies more visible by promoting scholarship on ...
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The Jewish Community of Golders Green: A Social History

THURSDAY, 21ST JULY 2016
by Pam Fox Despite its prominence and its vibrancy, the Jewish community of Golders Green have not been the subject ...
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The Rabbi in the Green Jacket

THURSDAY, 21ST JULY 2016
by Vivien and Deborah Samson September 1939 Britain declares war against Nazi Germany. Jewish refugees, some lone children, make a ...
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Book Discount for Society Members

THURSDAY, 23RD JUNE 2016
Royal Jews: a thousand years of Jewish life in and around the Royal County of Berkshire by Jonathan Romain This book ...
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The Jews of Cornwall by Keith Pearce

THURSDAY, 23RD JUNE 2016
Keith Pearce analyses the place of Jews in Cornish folklore, and also distinguishes the indigenous Cornish gentiles who adopted Hebrew ...
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Golders Green Synagogue: The First Hundred Years

TUESDAY, 21ST JUNE 2016
Golders Green Synagogue: The First Hundred Years by Helen Fry is the first illustrated history of Golders Green Synagogue. At the ...
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David Cesarani

MONDAY, 23RD MAY 2016
It is with a profound sense of shock and deep sadness that the Society learnt of the death of Council ...
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Guided walk

SUNDAY, 21ST FEBRUARY 2016
Jewish Islington, focussing on the community resident there from the mid-18th to mid-19th centuries. The walk will take place on Sunday 26 ...
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Zangwill’s Spitalfields

SATURDAY, 21ST NOVEMBER 2015
Zangwill’s Spitalfields is an audio-visual walking tour –  a collaboration between Dr Nadia Valman, the Jewish Museum London and Soda ...
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