Tuesday 2 August 2022

this website has been replaced by a new site in August 2022.

Wednesday 27 January 2021

This booklet was produced for Holocaust Memorial Day 2015. The theme that year was 'keep the memory alive'. It was edited by Fiona Frank, working with Liz Neat and Josh Durham. Thanks to all our contributors. Click on the 'pop out' arrow on the top right of the file to read a full size copy.

Thursday 21 January 2021

Lancaster and Morecambe are marking Holocaust Memorial Day 2021 with a week of activities. Here's the poster, below. Everyone is welcome. Full details of all the events and booking links on More Music in Morecambe's website.

Thursday 26 April 2018

We're a small community of Jewish people, people with Jewish heritage and people with an interest in Judaism, open to everyone.  We hold services for the High Holy Days and some other festivals at Lancaster University Jewish Rooms and hold occasional 'Havurah' Jewish cultural events in members' homes.  We're now affiliated to the Jewish Small Communities Network.

Would you like to join our mailing list? Please complete the link here  or email lancslakesjc "at" so we know you want us to keep you informed of our activities.

Monday 17 April 2017

Livingston and the Jewish Community - open meeting Sunday 30 April 2017

Lancaster and Lakes Jewish Community will host an open meeting with a talk and discussion on
"Livingstone and the Jewish Community"
with Jonathan Arkush,
President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews,
At Halton Mill, Mill Lane, Halton LA2 6ND.
Sunday 30 April. 6 p.m.–7.30 p.m.
All welcome
(Gathering from 5.30 p.m. –  bring something vegetarian
if you'd like to join us for the food).
RSVP, Fiona Frank, Secretary, Lancaster and Lakes Jewish Community;

Friday 15 April 2016

Lancaster and Lakes Jewish Community (in partnership with Lancashire and Cumbria Jewish Community and Lancaster University Jsoc)

invites you to join us for the

Second Seder Night

on Saturday 23 April 2016

at Lancaster University Chaplaincy Centre Jewish Rooms

Starts 7.30 p.m.

(candle lighting at 9.30 p.m.)

Please bring a fishy or vegetarian contribution for the festive meal
(main course or desert)

Bring your own haggadah if you have one

Please RSVP to Fiona Frank, 07778 737681 or email

Sunday 7 February 2016

The AGM of Lancaster and Lakes Jewish Community will take place on Thursday 25th February 2016 at 1.30  p.m. at the Jewish Rooms, Lancaster University Chaplaincy Centre. There will be refreshments (bagels cream cheese smoked salmon, please let me know if you need a vegan or gluten free option).  

All members and other interested people are welcome.
- Review of the year - secretary report (Fiona Frank), havura report (Rob Smith), treasurer's report (Adrienne Wallman), chair's report (Naomi Tadmor).

- Elections of officers:
chair, secretary, treasurer, havura coordinator. 

Rob Smith Havura Coordinator can only continue in this post if others come forward to help with the coordination of the havura programme.  We welcome others to stand for any of the posts or to join the committee - please let Fiona Frank know if you're interested in standing for a position or joining the committee.

- Plans for activities and events in 2016.

Please send apologies to Fiona Frank - and for catering purposes please let Fiona know if you're coming (or just turn up, we always over cater!) 

Fiona Frank 
Lancaster and Lakes Jewish Commmunity committee