Monday, 22 September 2014

High Holy Days Services 2014 / 5775 at Lancaster. 

Services for the High Holy Days will take place in the Jewish rooms at the Chaplaincy of Lancaster University. Services will be led by Rabbi Dr Robert Ash using the recently published Machzor of Liberal Judaism.

Erev Rosh Hashanah

Wednesday 24 September 7.00 p.m.

Rosh Hashanah Morning

Thursday 25 September 11.00 a.m.
(please bring vegetarian/fish fare to share for Kiddush after the service).

Yom Kippur fast begins (London time) 6.19 p.m.

Erev Yom Kippur (Kol Nidrei)

Friday 3 October 7.00 p.m.

Yom Kippur Day

Saturday 4 October

Morning Service & Musaf 11.00 a.m.

Afternoon Service 4.00 p.m.

Memorial Service (Yizkor) 5.30 p.m.

Concluding Service (Neilah) 6.00 p.m.

Fast Ends (London time) 7.18 p.m.

For further information or to reserve your own copy of Liberal Judaism’s High Holy Days prayer book Machzor Ruach Chadashah (£18.90):

phone 0777 531 0944 or email

For directions or parking information or for information about Lancaster and Lakes Jewish Community email or tel 07778 737681.

Monday, 25 August 2014

Lancaster and Lakes Jewish Community lives!

We have had an approach from Rabbi Robert Ash who is now living in Preston who is interested in conducting High Holy Day services in Lancaster University Jewish rooms - so please get in touch ( if you're interested in participating in these services.

We continue to serve all local Jewish people, those with Jewish heritage, Jewish family and/or an interest in Judaism.
We use the Jewish rooms at Lancaster University and sometimes meet in members' homes for monthly Havura meetings.

Contact us at - and/or you can contact us through the University Jewish Society email

If you have any concerns about any matters relating to Jewish life in Lancaster, please get in touch!