Thu 30 Sep 7pm (please note the earlier start time)
The History of the Diplomatic Service in Israel Ambassador Pinhas Avivi (former Senior Deputy Director General of the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

Wed 20 Oct 8pm
The History of Liberal Judaism in the UK Rabbi Charley Baginsky (Chief Executive Officer of Liberal Judaism)

Tue 16 Nov 8pm
The Armistice - How did it work? Ronnie Fraser (Director of the Academic Friends of Israel)

Tue 7 Dec 8pm
The Story of Jewish Members of Parliament who served Britain during the First World War Lola Fraser (historian and Jewish Military Museum volunteer)

These lectures will be delivered by Zoom and are all free of charge to JHSE members and are £5 to non-members. Sign up for the lectures at

In these difficult times if anyone does not have the means to pay please contact us (in strictest confidence) as we have a small fund to cover costs in such cases and we don’t want anyone to miss out on hearing these excellent talks. Please also let us know if you would like help accessing the Zoom app (this assistance needs to be requested before the date of the lecture and not on the date of the lecture itself).

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