Community News

80th Anniversary Civic Service

April 1st, 2019

  A selection of photos from the 80th Anniversary Civic Service which took place on Sunday 24 March. Photos by Paul Rowland                                    ..


Caroline Loison takes over as Head of Cheder

January 3rd, 2019

  The new Head Teacher at Belsize Square Synagogue’s Cheder says she is “hugely excited” to be taking over the role. Caroline Loison has been a life-long member of the community, attending the Cheder herself before going on to teach..


80th Anniversary Brochure

December 6th, 2018

  Next year Belsize Square Synagogue will celebrate our 80th Anniversary. We are already planning several communal events to mark this special milestone and we do hope that you will be able to join us at as many of these..

Mitzvah Day

Mitzvah Day 2018

November 20th, 2018

  Mitzvah Day this year was a huge success as we entertained the elderly of our community, visited a local care home to meet the residents and helped clean Keats Community Library. We also collected food for the Camden Food Bank,..


Cantors Gala Concert

November 14th, 2018

  On the 14th October, our synagogue held a concert featuring four cantors and the Belsize Square Professional Choir led by Benjamin Wolf. Bringing the finest cantorial compositions, cantors Paul Heller, Gedalya Alexander, Robert Brody and Yohel Heller took us through a journey from eastern to..


WJR Refugee Appeal Cards

November 7th, 2018

We have all seen the terrible images of refugees forced to leave their homes and risking all to seek safety elsewhere. Now instead of buying your host the usual gifts, like flowers or a box of chocolates, you can give..


Rosh Hashanah Message from Board of Deputies

July 25th, 2018

Rosh Hashanah Message Marie van der Zyl – President, Board of Deputies September 2018 / Tishrei 5779 5778 will be remembered as the year that the Jewish community came together to say ‘Enough is Enough’ to antisemitism. It was unprecedented..


High Holidays 2018

July 16th, 2018

  Dates and Service Times: Rosh Hashanah: 1st evening – Sunday 9 September, 6.45pm 1st day – Monday 10 September, 9.30am 2nd evening – Monday 10 September, 6.45pm 2nd day  – Tuesday 11 September, 9.30am Youth (6+) & Children’s (under 6)..


We’re Hiring!

June 26th, 2018

YOUTH LEADER A wonderful opportunity for an enthusiastic and dedicated individual to help create a fun and welcoming environment for the youth (aged 7 -18) of Belsize Square Synagogue (BSS); a unique, fascinating and inspiring independent synagogue, which is neither..

Mitzvah Day

Mitzvah Day Activities

November 24th, 2017

  The synagogue put on lots of activities as part of Mitzvah Day. The youth of the community entertained the elderly with a concert and brunch. members donated clothes, food and toiletries for charities such as Gift, Camden Food Bank and..