Tomi Reichental Receiving his Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

This is the moment when Tomi Reichental author, family man, holocaust survivor, and perhaps most importantly man of quiet dignity and wisdom was honoured by the President of the Federal Republic of Germany, Joachim Gauck, with the Order of Merit of the... Read More

National Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration Dublin, Sunday, 27 January 2013

The National Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration took place in Dublin on Sunday, 27 January 2013.  This annual event is organised under the auspices of Holocaust Education Trust Ireland (HETI) in association with the Department of Justice and Equality... Read More

RTE Nationwide Special Irish Jewish Community

RTE Television recently did a programme as part of their Nationwide series that focused on the Jewish community in Dublin. In the programme reporter Ann Cassin talks to Elaine and Melanie Brown about their memories of Clanbrassil Street in Dublin which... Read More

Tomi Reichental to receive Order of Merit from the German President

The award winning author Tomi Reichental is to be honoured by the German President, with the presentation of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. Tomi is the author of the book “I was a boy in Belsen” and the subject of two documentaries... Read More

Rabbi Mirvis to succeed Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks in September 2013

The Chief Rabbinate Trust has today confirmed the appointment of Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, as the 11th Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the UK and the Commonwealth. He will assume office when Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks steps down in September... Read More