I sat down recently with Rabbi Dr Jonathan Magonet.   Since Rabbi Dr Magonet is the much-anticipated guest speaker at the upcoming NWSS Foundation Lecture on 15 January 2017 on Leo Baeck: The Man and the College (mark your calendars!), the subject was going to be “Leo Baeck, the man.”   But then I thought […]

Interview with Rabbi Dr Jonathan Magonet


NWSS is currently undertaking a consultation regarding the option of Live Streaming our services. We’ve studied a number of other communities who have implemented a Live Stream and produced an interim report. We’ll keep you posted on any developments

Live Streaming Consultation


“Give me your children” – surely the most chilling words that any parent could hear, especially when they know that, if they do, the children are going to their deaths, but if they don’t the children will be taken nonetheless. In 1942 these words were spoken by Chaim Rumkowski, known as “The Eldest”, a Jew […]

Yom HaShoah Remembrance 2018 – Voices of the Lodz Ghetto