THE SOUTHEND and District Aid Society attracted 100 people to its 22nd annual inter committee quiz. Committee chairman Norman Zetter welcomed participants and the quiz masters were Sybil and Geoffrey Greenstein. The event, held at Southend and Westcliff Hebrew Congregation, raised £1,900 for Jewish Care’s Raymond House.
A FAMILY tradition was maintained at the AGM of when Rhona Taylor retired as a guild trustee and her daughter, Sally Cass, became elected and who now becomes the fourth generation of the family to serve on the committee. To thank Mrs Taylor for her many years of service she was presented with a leaf, inscribed with the guild’s gratitude, which is to be placed on the shul’s simchah tree.
DIDCOT Rosh Pinah pupils were awarded third place in the national final of the Year 5 Science Quiz run by Quizclub, at the Rutherford Appleton Space Laboratory. The team from the Edgware school — who were accompanied by their teacher Emma Schock — had been competing against 700 schools
Bournemouth Hebrew Congregation’s ladies guild LEEDS Israeli violinist Lior Kaminetsky — who gave a recital at the Marjorie and Arnold Ziff centre as part of his UK tour — with pianist Jonathan Gold and guitarist Jason Feddy
MANCHESTER Emma Solomons, 7, whose family are members of Cardiff Reform, came first in the under-8s North West Street Dance Championships