Manchester Day Limmud

Sunday 29th January 2017



Full children's programme run by experienced and enthusiastic youth leaders, and a crèche run by qualified nursery staff available throughout the day.


We are thrilled to offer you a full day with more sessions and presenters than ever before at Manchester Day Limmud!


New presenters this year include:

Jonathan Wittenberg - Senior Rabbi of Masorti Judaism UK
Rebecca Hilsenrat - CEO at Equality and Human Rights Commission
Laura Janner-Klausner - Senior Rabbi to Reform Judaism
Penelope Solomon - Comedian
Judi Rose - Food writer
Barbara Spectre - Founding Director of Paideia, the European Institute of Jewish Studies in Sweden

Many popular presenters from prior years, including:

Hagai Segal - Political analyst and lecturer in Middle East politics
Maureen Kendler - Teaching fellow at the London School of Jewish Studies
Joseph Dweck - UK's senior Sephardi Rabbi
Rafi Zarum - Dean of London School of Jewish Studies
Clive Lawton - Founder of Limmud
Gabriele Ferrario - Cambridge-based expert on the Cairo Genizah
Angela Epstein - Journalist and broadcaster

And many more!

There will be sessions on a wide-range of topics including politics, Torah, Israel, history, inter-faith, and on a lighter note - comedy, cookery, art, music, film, well-being, dance and more. With over a dozen sessions running concurrently, there will be something for everyone - you will be spoiled for choice!

We offer:

• A tasty light kosher lunch and refreshments throughout the day
• Supervised crèche with professional staff for babies & toddlers
• A complete and dedicated youth programme for ages 4 up
• A shuk with jewellery, Judaica, and more


Early Bird (before 4 January) Standard (5 January onwards)
Adults £35 £40
Children (Pre-school under 4) £0 £0
Children (4-17) £10 £15
Concessionary rate* £15 £25
YAD** £10 £20

*Concessionary rate: Full-time students and low waged.

**YAD: If you can give 2 hours of your time during the day to help with running the event. We will contact you before the event to discuss how you can help us.

If you are a family with 3 or more children in school (4-17 years old), please contact the Limmud office on 020 3115 1620, or email for a special family discount.


William Hulme's Grammar School

Spring Bridge Road
Manchester M16 8PR

The school is centrally located in Whalley Range near the junction of Princess Road and Wilbraham Road. It is close to public transport links, including several local bus lines, and around 10 minutes drive from Manchester Piccadilly Railway Station.


If you have any questions about our event or booking your place, please call the Limmud Office on 020 31151620, or email

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