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Child Survivors Association celebrates 20th anniversary

Child Survivors Association celebrates 20th anniversary

120 members and guests attended a special reception to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Child Survivors Aassociation of Great Britain on Thursday 12th June in the State Rooms, House of Commons by kind permission of Mr Speaker, The Rt Hon John Bercow MP. …read more

Ghetto pension law extended

Ghetto pension law extended

On 5 June the German Bundestag unanimously passed legislation approving back payments of social security pensions for people – including many Holocaust survivors – who worked in ghettos under Nazi-German control during the Second World War. …read more

Judith Kerr event

Judith Kerr event

We were delighted to welcome Judith Kerr at a special inter-generational event we organised at the London Jewish Cultural Centre on Sunday 29 June. …read more

Former East Germany - Claims Conference Late Application Fund

Former East Germany - Claims Conference Late Application Fund

The Claims Conference has established a Late Applicants Fund (“LAF”) of €50 million to accept applications from certain heirs of former owners of Jewish property/assets located in the former East Germany for which the Claims Conference received proceeds. Applications must be submitted before 31 December 2014. …read more

Kindertransport Reunion DVD

Kindertransport Reunion DVD

We are delighted to announce that a special commemorative DVD with footage of the Kindertransport Reunion at JFS and the reception with His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales at St James’s Palace is now available for purchase. …read more

Last Train to Tomorrow

Last Train to Tomorrow

It is with great excitement and pride that the AJR is delighted to announce a special event we are organising with the internationally acclaimed composer and conductor Carl Davis CBE to perform the London premiere of his tribute to the Kindertransport, The Last Train to Tomorrow, on Sunday 9 November at The Roundhouse, London NW1. …read more

Natasha Kaplinsky

Natasha Kaplinsky

We were delighted to welcome the newsreader and former winner of Strictly Come Dancing, Natasha Kaplinsky, as the guest speaker at the Kinder lunch at the New North London Synagogue on Monday 3 March. …read more

Kinder Lunches

Kinder Lunches

Following the closure of the AJR Centre at Belsize Square Synagogue, from April 2014 the Kinder Lunches will be held at Alyth Synagogue (North Western Reform Synagogue) Alyth Gardens, London NW11 7EN. …read more

AJR Holocaust Memorial Day service

AJR Holocaust Memorial Day service

We were delighted to welcome some 150 guests, including representatives of The Quakers, at our service to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day on Tuesday 28 January 2014. …read more