Watch Sunday’s Board of Deputies meeting live
Watch a live stream of the January 14th Board of Deputies meeting. The meeting begins at 11.15am
Board of Deputies at Limmud Festival 2017
The Board of Deputies will be running sessions and taking part in others at this year's Limmud Festival. Check out the full programme of sessions with our involvement below and follow Twitter for live updates!
Board of Deputies reacts to BBC Religion and Ethics Review
Board of Deputies Chief Executive Gillian Merron has welcomed the BBC’s Religion and Ethics review in which the broadcaster commits to expanding coverage around Jewish festivals.
Welcome for Twitter policy changes
Marie van der Zyl, Vice President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, the national representative body of the UK Jewish community, responded to Twitter’s new policy changes, saying:
Jonathan Arkush: Nicola Sturgeon has taken ‘tangible steps’ on antisemitism
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has taken “tangible steps” against antisemitism, according to Board of Deputies President Jonathan Arkush.
Board of Deputies warns against unintended consequences as Government launches consultation on organ donation
“Saving life is one of the most important values in Judaism. On behalf of the UK Jewish community we support means to increase organ donation and relieve suffering.
However, today’s Government consultation on presumed consent risks counterproductive and unintended consequences.
Board of Deputies: “Recognising the truth of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital should ease the path to peace”
Board of Deputies President Jonathan Arkush and Senior Vice President Richard Verber have welcomed the decision of the United States to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
Supreme Court President Lady Hale launches Board of Deputies Family Life and Customs booklet
President of the Supreme Court Lady Hale this week spoke at the launch of the Board of Deputies’ booklet, Jewish Family Life and Customs: a Practical Guide.