Welcome to our round-up of news for the League of Jewish Women throughout the UK. Please click on a title to access a pdf of each publication
In October 1961 Hull was hit by an epidemic of Polio. The city pulled together in ways that few people appear to be aware. Various voluntary organisations provided volunteers to help with logistically support to those dispensing the oral vaccine to 300, 000 people in the town over 1 week. Hull was the first city Click for more information
Calling all Brady Boys & Girls
A new exploration of the pioneering youth clubs featuring recently discovered photographs and memorabilia. Find out more at https://vimeo.com/264580965 and http://www.londonlive.co.uk/news/2018-04-11/photography-exhibition-gives-old-club-new-life
Women’s Information Hour – Golders Green
The Metropolitan Police have asked if we can tell our members about their Women’s Information Hour being organised to mark International Women’s Day on Thursday 8thMarch from 2-3pm where you can find out about safeguarding issues affecting women and girls. It is being held at Golders Green Library. See flier attached: Women’s Information Hour. Also, please note Click for more information
The LJW Announces Another High Profile Speaker at Internal Women’s Day.
We are delighted to inform you that Detective Superintendent Chaudhri Shabnam of the Metropolitan Police has agreed to join the panel at this year’s International Women’s Day meeting WOMEN SHAPING THE FUTURE on 5th March 2018. Doors open at 10.30am and the seminar begins at 11am. She is the first ever Muslim and Asian woman Click for more information