NWSS was delighted to welcome Rabbi Dr Jonathan Magonet to Shul on Sunday 15th January 2017 for our annual Foundation Lecture.    The topic was ‘Leo Baeck: The Man and the College’.   The text of Rabbi Dr Magonet’s talk can be read by clicking here.  

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The NWSS Foundation Lecture in January 2017 will be given by Rabbi Professor Jonathan Magonet and focus on Leo Baeck: the man and the College. Ahead of the lecture, NWSS’ Press Officer Jean Cohen interviewed Rabbi Magonet looking at his writings and topical Jewish issues. Q: Your name appears as a contributor to the current Reform […]

An interview with Rabbi Professor Jonathan Magonet


Mitzvah Day was on the same day as our NWSS AGM, 27th November, which meant a lot of to-ing and fro-ing this year.   Starting at the end, our intrepid food collecting teams scored an incredible amount of donations for the Hersham & Walton Food Bank at Tesco’s Brooklands. Val & David, who collected last, […]

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