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Sir Eric Pickles at the Kindertransport Lunch

Sir Eric Pickles at the Kindertransport Lunch

The Kindertransport Organisation,  were delighted to welcome Sir Eric Pickles, Special Envoy for Post-Holocaust Issues, to their monthly lunch.  Sir Eric met with over 45 members and spoke about anti-Semitism in the UK and holocaust denial.  He also spoke about the new Holocaust Memorial and Education Centre due to be built in London.  Sir Eric took a variety of questions from both members and Year 6 Pupils from Akiva School who joined the meeting. …read more

Poland and Jewish Property

Poland and Jewish Property

Please click here to read the presentation "Poland and Jewish Property Unfinished Justice" by Baroness Deech. …link

Yom Hashoah 2017

Yom Hashoah 2017

This year’s National Yom HaShoah commemorative service will once again take place at Barnet Copthall Stadium (NW4), Allianz Park on Sunday 23 April at 4:30pm. We encourage all members and supporters to remember together those who were lost and honour our survivors and refugees. …read more

Maccabi Fun Run

Maccabi Fun Run

AJR will be participating in the Maccabi Fun Run on Sunday, 11 June 2017 at Barnet Copthall Stadium.

If you would like to get involved, please click here …read more

March Kindertransport Newsletter

March Kindertransport Newsletter

Please click here to read the latest edition of the Kindertransport newsletter. …link

AJR HMD 2017 Commemoration Ceremony

AJR HMD 2017 Commemoration Ceremony

AJR held its Holocaust Memorial Day Service at the Belsize Square Synagogue.

Please click here for some information and photographs from the event. …link

AJR HMD 2017 Commemoration Ceremony

AJR HMD 2017 Commemoration Ceremony

The AJR Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony will take place on 24th January 2017.

Please click here for more details. …link

Chanukah Party

Chanukah Party

Over 85 AJR members enjoyed an early Chanukah Lunch.  They were entertained by Zap the Magician and then Opera Singer Bronwen Stephens.  Members were welcome by Chief Executive Michael Newman and Reverend Bernd Koschland reminded us all of the miracle of Chanukah. …read more

WJRO Helps Holocaust Survivors Reclaim Lost Warsaw Property

WJRO Helps Holocaust Survivors Reclaim Lost Warsaw Property

WJRO has launched a new database of Warsaw properties to help survivors and their heirs identify their property so they can reactivate their claims before the Polish government takes final possession. Please click here to find out some more details. …read more