31 October: Questions and answers with the Chief Rabbi

CTJC is delighted to host Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth, at the Thompson's Lane Synagogue, for an hour of questions and answers.

The event starts at 6pm: please arrive a few minutes early to ensure that we can start promptly. We will finish at 7pm.

To help with security, please can you let me know if you wish to attend (

This is a fantastic opportunity to explore topical themes with Rabbi Mirvis. If you have a question you'd like to ask him, please can you send it beforehand to

19 November: 80 years in Thompson's Lane

The Synagogue in Thompson's Lane was opened 80 years ago. To celebrate this anniversary Cambridge University Jewish Society and the Cambridge Traditional Jewish Community invite you to a luncheon reception at the Synagogue on Sunday 19 November 2017, from noon till 3pm. Join us to celebrate this significant event in the history of our community.

Put it in your diary now.

10 December: Cambridge Jews got talent!

Join Kold Echad and Friends on 10 December for a night of musical entertainment, at Beth Shalom. The resident Cambridge Jewish choir will entertain with bags of new pieces and there's support from a whole raft of local musical talent. It's a night to get you lit up for the Channukah season! 

Tickets are £12 (£5 for children and £25 for a family ticket). This includes a soft drink and a plate of food. A bar will also be selling alcohol plus a great raffle. 

All proceeds to Beth Shalom Synagogue. 

Sunday 10 December, doors open at 7pm. To book tickets, email