Congregation Beth Israel Synagogue Terrorist Attack

The JRC join our national representative bodies and Jewish communities around the world in condemning the awful attack on the Synagogue in Colleyville, Texas.  We are relieved that the hostages emerged from their ordeal physically unscathed. It is profoundly troubling that the terrorist who perpetrated this crime is from Blackburn,...

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Cllr Ron Cooper Suspended Over Antisemitic Comment

  The JRC joined communal stakeholders to raise directly with The Labour Party the issue of antisemitic comments made by Cllr Ron Cooper who represented Tanhouse Ward on West Lancashire Borough Council: ‘Upon being notified of the disgraceful antisemitic comments made by Cllr Cooper, we joined communal stakeholders and immediately...

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Richard Hesketh Jailed for Antisemitc Abuse Campaign

  The JRC welcomes the news that Greater Manchester based far-right activist Richard Hesketh has received a significant custodial sentence.  The antisemitic material he created and proactively shared across social media platforms was viewed millions of times.  We should like to thank Greater Manchester Police, the Crown Prosecution Service and...

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Jewish Museum Max Dunbar

Our Chief Executive, Marc Levy had the pleasure of meeting Max Dunbar, the CEO of the newly renovated Manchester Jewish Museum. It is so pleasing to hear the museum is thriving and we look forward to working together with the team in the near future.

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James Grundy MP

It was excellent to have a catch up meeting with James Grundy MP in his Leigh constituency this afternoon. We thanked James for his support to the community and look forward to continuing our close working relationship.

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Shadow Foreign Secretary, Lisa Nandy MP

Excellent coverage in this weeks Jewish Telegraph of the event we co hosted alongside the Jewish Leadership Council with Shadow Foreign Secretary, Lisa Nandy MP. Watch the whole interview here… https://www.pscp.tv/w/1mrGmwPpgmNxy

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