British Chief Rabbi blasts Corbyn over anti-Semitism

In op-ed ahead of December election, Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis says "poison" has taken root in Labour party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2019, 2:13 AM

British journalist: Corbyn as PM strikes fear among Jews

Leading British Jewish journalist says Jews concerned by prospect of Labour leader as PM but would not leave the country.Ben Ariel, 11/10/2019, 3:41 AM

Watch: British PM vows to defend Jews against anti-Semitism

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wishes Jewish community a happy New Year.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 11:28 PM

'The UK is committed to your safety'

British Foreign Secretary sends special message to the Jewish community ahead of Rosh Hashanah.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2019, 12:34 AM

British Jews congratulate Boris Johnson

British Jews congratulate former Foreign Secretary who will succeed Theresa May as prime minister.Ben Ariel, 7/24/2019, 5:05 AM

May praises Jewish community in parting letter

Outgoing British PM praises Jewish community for its “extremely important” contributions to society.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2019, 5:39 AM

UK Jews against Labour lawmaker who liked anti-Semitic post

British Jews protest election to Parliament of Labour candidate who liked Facebook post saying PM May has a “Zionist Slave Masters agenda”.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/8/2019, 2:08 AM

UK Labour candidate likes anti-Semitic Facebook post

Jewish community leaders outraged after Labour candidate likes Facebook claiming that Theresa May has a “Zionist Slave Masters agenda”.Ben Ariel, 6/3/2019, 6:46 AM

British Jews thank May for being a 'true friend'

British Jews thank outgoing PM following her announcement that she is stepping down.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/24/2019, 10:08 PM

British Jewish group: Investigate Labour anti-Semitism

Jewish advocacy group in London accuses Labour Party of “endemic anti-Jewish behavior”, asks government to investigate.Elad Benari, 5/7/2019, 5:37 AM

UK Labour makes faux pas with Passover greeting

British Labour Party wishes Jews a happy Passover, but includes an illustration of bread in the greeting.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/19/2019, 10:43 PM

Britain: Anti-Semitism at record high for third straight year

Number of anti-Semitic incidents recorded in the United Kingdom rose to 1,652 in 2018, according to annual CST report.Ben Ariel, 2/7/2019, 3:36 AM

British Labour reinstates MP suspended over anti-Semitism

Former MP Jim Sheridan reinstated following investigation into comments about Jews made online.Ben Ariel, 1/28/2019, 3:19 AM

Dramatic rise in German citizenship applications by British Jews

The number of Britons who asked Germany for the citizenship robbed from their families by the Nazis rose to 1,667 last year.JTA, 10/19/2018, 4:35 PM

May blasts Corbyn over anti-Semitism

British Prime Minister accuses Labour leader of making British Jews feel unsafe in their own country.Elad Benari, 10/4/2018, 4:13 AM

'I will always stand with you'

British Prime Minister reiterates support for both Israel and the Jewish community of Britain.Elad Benari, 9/18/2018, 1:13 AM

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