Scottish Council of Jewish Communites
Scottish Council of Jewish Communities
 
Scottish Council of Jewish Communities

News Archive 2007
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Dec 2007
SCoJeC Director, Ephraim Borowski, has been awarded an MBE for "Services on behalf of the Jewish Community in Scotland" in the Queen's New Year Honours List. Click here to read a report.
Dec 2007
Click here for photos of SCoJeC's Chanukah party in Dundee.
Dec 2007
At SCoJeC's invitation, First Minister, Alex Salmond, visited Calderwood Lodge Jewish Primary School, and Giffnock Synagogue, and attended a meeting with communal leaders. Click here to read a report of the visit.
Nov 2007
Click here to read SCoJeC's contribution to the STUC St Andrew's Day Anti-Racism brochure.
Oct 2007
SCoJeC's AGM was held in Glasgow. The guest speaker was George Reid, former Presiding Officer of the Scottish Parliament. Click here for more information.
May 2007
Dianna Wolfson, Convener of the Scottish Inter-Faith Council and former head of Calderwood Lodge Jewish Primary School, addressed the Church of Scotland at its General Assembly in Edinburgh. Click here to read the full report.
May 2007
SCoJeC Secretary, Paul Spicker, writes in the Jewish Telegraph about the problems facing small Jewish communities throughout the UK. Click here to read his article.
May 2007
Ephraim Borowski and Leah Granat represented SCoJeC at the "Kirking of the Parliament" which was held in St. Giles Cathedral in Edinburgh on 8 May 2007.
Click here to read the full report.
April 2007
Ephraim Borowski, SCoJeC Director, has been named as one of the most influential people in the UK Jewish community in a report by the Jewish Chronicle. Click here to read the full report.
Jan 2007
SCoJeC followed up it's recent evidence to the Scottish Parliament on the subject of Nazi-looted art, by briefing MSPs who participated in a debate on about the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Bill. As a result Deputy Justice Minister, Johann Lamont, who described the debate as 'significant', assured the Scottish Parliament that Ministers will pursue the issue at Westminster. Click here to read the full report.
Jan 2007
Holocaust Memorial Day was marked at the Scottish National event in Kirkcaldy where a procession bearing 1000 torches wound its way through the centre of the town past a new, permanent Memorial to the Holocaust. Click here to read the full report.
Jan 2007
Rev Ernest Levy launched his second book, 'The Single Light' at the Scottish Parliament. Click here to read the full report.
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