Corbyn apologizes for Labour anti-Semitism

In new video, British Labour leader acknowledges there is a real problem of anti-Semitism in his party.Elad Benari, 8/6/2018, 1:05 AM

Corbyn: Labour doesn't pose a threat to Jewish community

British Labour leader acknowledges the party has a problem of anti-Semitism, rejects idea that it poses threat to Jewish community.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/3/2018, 10:25 PM

British Jewish newspapers warn against Corbyn government

Britain’s three Jewish newspapers united in publishing editorial warning of threat to British Jewry by Labour-led government.Ben Ariel, 7/26/2018, 6:38 AM

UK Labour leader was 'bored' during meeting with Jewish leaders

Leaked account of meeting between Jeremy Corbyn and British Jewish leaders says he was uninterested and condescending.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2018, 6:40 AM

'Judaism at its core is an agricultural religion'

Outside London, British Jewry's first communal farm in decades takes root.JTA, 5/5/2018, 11:03 PM

British Jews: Meeting with Corbyn was disappointing

Jewish groups in Britain say meeting with Labour leader over anti-Semitism "was a disappointing missed opportunity".Elad Benari, 4/25/2018, 4:42 AM

British Labour leader postpones meeting with Jewish community

Jeremy Corbyn postpones scheduled roundtable on relations between Jewish community and his party.Ben Ariel, 4/23/2018, 4:08 AM

Corbyn urged by Jewish leaders to 'drain the political sewer'

British Labour members agree radical changes must take place in order to end anti-Semitism in the party.Ben Ariel, 3/28/2018, 5:44 AM

ADL stands in solidarity with British Jews

Anti-Defamation League says it stands in solidarity with British Jewish community after it demanded an end to anti-Semitism in Labour.Ben Ariel, 3/27/2018, 4:44 AM

Corbyn to British Jews: I oppose anti-Semitism

Responding to British Jewry's letter about the anti-Semitism in his party, Labour leader stresses he is against it.Elad Benari, 3/27/2018, 1:05 AM

British Jews to tell Corbyn: Enough is enough

Members of British Jewish community to protest Monday outside the weekly meeting of the Parliamentary Labour Party.Ben Ariel, 3/26/2018, 4:42 AM

UK: 767 anti-Semitic incidents in first half of 2017

UK Jewish community reports a record number of anti-Semitic incidents in the first half of 2017.Ben Ariel and JTA, 7/27/2017, 5:13 AM

'The conflict is the moral question of our time'

Watch: Eitan Schwartz of the Yachad organization explains why a political resolution to Israeli-Palestinian Arab conflict is important.Yoni Kempinski, 6/30/2017, 1:08 AM

UK Board of Deputies asks candidates to support PA State

UK Jewish leadership sends both candidates list of 10 Commitments; May and Corbyn promised to keep them - one is to advocate for a PA state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2017, 11:54 PM

'Without Jews, Britain wouldn't be Britain'

In Passover greeting, British PM stresses the importance of Jews' right to practice their faith.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/10/2017, 11:03 PM

British PM promises to stand by the Jewish community

In a message for Hanukkah, PM Theresa May vows to defend Jews' right to practice their faith.Ben Ariel, 12/22/2016, 4:11 AM

UK to help secure its Jewish community - but Switzerland won't

Swiss government says Jewish community needs to levy special tax, reimburse police for the extra protection.Haim Lev, 12/4/2016, 9:18 AM

Britain’s Mitzvah Day brings out record 25,000 volunteers

London Mayor Sadiq Khan joins Jewish volunteering day in UK.JTA, 12/3/2016, 7:26 PM

Britain to fund guarding for Jewish schools and synagogues

Britain’s Home Secretary Amber Rudd pledges £13.4 million to provide guards for Jewish schools, colleges, nurseries and synagogues.Elad Benari, 12/2/2016, 5:43 AM

British Jewish school enrollment rises while population shrinks

Study: The number of Jewish schools in Britain and their enrollments have dramatically increased even as Jewish population has decreased.JTA, 11/24/2016, 5:09 AM

Axe-wielding man threatens British Jews

A man carrying an axe made anti-Semitic threats to Jews near Manchester on Rosh Hashanah.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/11/2016, 9:42 PM

'We thought we'd never see anti-Semitism again'

British Prime Minister Theresa May releases holiday message to Jewish community, pledges to combat rising tide of anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2016, 2:09 PM

Jewish lawmaker to bring bodyguard to Labour Party confab

Jewish lawmaker says she will bring a bodyguard to her Labour Party's conference out of fear that she will be attacked.JTA, 9/23/2016, 6:10 AM

London Jewish center abused after hosting Corbyn

London Jewish community center receives abusive messages after hosting Labour Party head.JTA, 9/21/2016, 4:12 AM

Jewish donor compares Corbyn supporters to Nazis

Major Jewish donor to Britain's Labour Party compares supporters of party head Jeremy Corbyn to Nazi storm troopers.Ben Ariel and JTA, 8/15/2016, 5:14 AM

More British Jews requesting naturalization in Portugal

Portugal’s Jewish community observing an increase in requests for naturalization by British Jews following Brexit vote.JTA, 7/19/2016, 5:09 AM

As London prices climb, Manchester beckons British Jews

Manchester is of the fastest-growing Jewish communities in Europe - and with good reason.Cnaan Liphshiz, 7/11/2016, 7:18 PM

Brexit poll: Jews voted 2-1 to remain in EU

Twice as many British Jews voted to remain in the European Union than those who backed the Brexit, according to a new survey.JTA, 7/5/2016, 6:07 AM

UK Jews overwhelmingly favored 'remain' in Brexit vote

Poll shows only 31% of British Jews supported Brexit.JTA, 7/3/2016, 9:49 AM

British Jewish leaders keep mum on wisdom of Brexit

Britain’s Jewish leaders have mixed reactions to the country’s surprising vote in favor of leaving the European Union.JTA, 6/27/2016, 5:07 AM

British haredi teens fund raise for lifeboat crew who saved them

34 haredi teens who were rescued from a beach in Dover raise 5,000 euro for the lifeboat station crew that saved them, promise more.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2016, 4:16 AM

British Jewish groups call on Labour Party to suspend lawmaker

British Jewish groups call on Labour to suspend Afzal Kahn, who compared Israel to the Nazis.JTA, 5/24/2016, 5:37 AM

At home in London, French Jews dread vote on leaving the EU

British Jews are split over referendum on EU membership; French Jews in UK brace for what a 'Brexit' might mean for them.Cnaan Liphshiz, 5/10/2016, 10:11 PM

London's new mayor pays respect to Holocaust victims

London's newly elected Muslim mayor, Sadiq Khan, attends Yom Hashoah ceremony as his first public engagement in office.Ben Ariel, 5/9/2016, 4:16 AM

UK student union president urged to address past anti-Semitism

Jewish student leaders call on new NUS president Malia Bouattia to go further to address their concerns over her alleged anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/22/2016, 9:55 PM

British donor: Jews quit giving to Labour over anti-Semitism

Major Jewish donor to Britain's Labour Party says no big Jewish donor has given money to the party this year because of the anti-Semitism.JTA, 4/12/2016, 4:58 AM

British Jewish leader: UK Jews 'can't trust Labour'

Senior British Jewish figure warns the Labour party is losing its trust due to the many incidents of anti-Semitism.Ben Ariel, 3/18/2016, 6:13 AM

British Jews meet controversial Labour leader

Main representative body of Jews in Britain meets opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, who has in the past sympathized with Hamas.Ben Ariel, 2/10/2016, 6:15 AM

Britain's Chief Rabbi OK with women reciting Kaddish

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis says women who want to say mourner's prayer should be supported.Gil Ronen, 1/21/2016, 9:17 PM

Lord George Weidenfeld passes away at 96

British philanthropist and Holocaust survivor dies with final act of kindness.Shoshana Miskin, 1/21/2016, 5:52 PM

BBC urged to act after caller's 13-minute anti-Semitic rant

Caller to BBC program rants about "Zionist Jews" and their "rule" over Britain. Network urged to hand his details to the police.Ben Ariel, 12/29/2015, 5:45 AM

Study: Half of UK Jews to Be Haredi By 2031

Haredi Jews becoming the dominant religious power in Britain's Jewish community through demographics alone.Tova Dvorin, 10/16/2015, 1:10 PM

British Foreign Secretary Mocks Labour Leader Over Israel

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond mocks Jeremy Corbyn for failing to mention Israel by name at a Labour pro-Israel event.Elad Benari, 10/8/2015, 6:15 AM

British Labour Leader to Address Pro-Israel Group

Jeremy Corbyn accepts invitation to speak at Labour Friends of Israel's reception.Elad Benari, 9/25/2015, 6:12 AM

UK Labour's Pro-Israel Group Reaches Out to Corbyn

Labour Friends of Israel invites new Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to address reception, despite his ties to pro-Palestinian groups.Cynthia Blank, 9/22/2015, 2:16 PM

New British Labor Leader Says He Has Jewish Ancestry

Jeremy Corbyn says there is a "Jewish element" in his family, stresses he is not anti-religious.Ben Ariel, 9/20/2015, 5:09 AM

British PM Slams Anti-Semitism in Rosh Hashanah Greeting

British PM David Cameron sends 'very best wishes' to Jewish community in Britain and around the world in honor of new year.Cynthia Blank, 9/13/2015, 10:55 AM

'Friend of Hamas' Elected Leader of UK Oppositon

Jeremy Corbyn wins by a landslide in UK Labor Party elections, in result that is bound to alarm British Jews.Ari Soffer, 9/12/2015, 8:18 PM

Netanyahu to British Jews: Don't Apologize

Prime Minister Netanyahu meets in London with leaders of the British Jewish community, urges them to stand up to attempts to boycott Israel.Ben Ariel, 9/10/2015, 3:43 AM

London: Vandals Cover Jewish Monument in Raw Pig's Meat

Jewish community's memorial for King Edward VII defiled in latest anti-Semitic incident in the British capital.Tova Dvorin, Chicago, 8/21/2015, 9:31 PM

67% of British Jews Worried Over Anti-Semitic Labour Candidate

British Jews on high alert over the success of Jeremy Corbyn, who has been linked to Hamas and to Holocaust denial organizations.Tova Dvorin, 8/21/2015, 4:46 PM

UK Chief Rabbi's Ambitious Plan to Fight Jewish Apathy

Somewhere along the line Jews lost touch with what synagogues are actually for; UK Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis is determined to fix that.Ari Soffer, 8/12/2015, 3:31 PM

What Part Can British Jews Play in Defeating Extremist Islam?

UK Jewish leader outlines ambitious, controversial, plan for Jewish-Muslim engagement, vows to go tough on anti-Semitism.Ari Soffer, 8/5/2015, 2:23 PM

Alarming 53% Rise in UK Anti-Semitic Incidents

UK Home Secretary vows to 'eradicate' anti-Semitism in Britain after report finds rapid rise in hate incidents during first half of 2015.Ari Yashar, 7/30/2015, 6:20 PM

UK: Labour 'Outing' Gay Conservative MP to Sway Orthodox Jews

Left-wing activists seeking to unseat right-wing MP in key constituency taking a markedly un-liberal approach.Ari Soffer, 5/6/2015, 11:14 AM