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UK Government pledges to help safeguard Northern Ireland kosher meat supply

The government has pledged to help safeguard kosher meat supplies to Northern Ireland’s small Jewish community amid post-Brexit shortage fears.

Jews on way to shul targeted by assailant shouting about “Hitler and Nazis”

Two Orthodox Jewish men were targeted in Stamford Hill by a man shouting about Nazis and Hitler. 

Jewish man abused twice in an hour on London transport network

A Jewish man who was abused twice in one hour in central London was threatened because of his appearance, his brother said.

Manchester Jewish Museum opens this week

After almost a decade of planning, two years of closure, a global pandemic and a £6 million major capital development supported by The National Lottery Heritage Fund, Manchester Jewish Museum finally reopened its doors on June 30th.

Alarming rise in number of schoolchildren with far-right views

There has been an alarming rise in the number of schoolchildren being referred for far-right extremism, new figures from the UK's Home Office reveal.

UK to boycott Durban conference over antisemitism

The UK will join the US, Canada and Australia in boycotting the UN event marking the 20th anniversary of the World Conference on Racism in Durban, which featured antisemitic messages, the Foreign Office said.

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