High Holy Day and festival service times 5780


Sunday 22nd September
6.30pm Selichot Service at NLS


Sunday 29th Sept
8.30pm Erev Rosh Hashanah Service

Monday 30th Sept
11.00am Rosh Hashanah Service


On both Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur mornings there will be special children's services for 6-12 year olds, starting at 11am. There will also be a Torah Tots service for children aged 5 and under. Parents do need stay with their child if they are very young. All children's services are held downstairs.

Please bring a contribution towards children's kiddush on Rosh Hashanah and a small snack for young children, if needed, on Yom Kippur.


Tuesday 8th October
8.30pm Kol Nidre Service

Wednesday 9th October
11.00am Yom Kippur Morning Service

All timings are approximate:

• 1.30pm to 3.00pm Additional Service
• 3.30pm to 4.15pm Discussion – details to follow
• 4.30pm Afternoon Service
• 5.15pm Memorial Service
• 6.00pm Concluding Service and Havdalah, finishing about 7pm


Also a further reminder for those of you who wish the names of loved ones to be read out at Yiskor on Yom Kippur. If there is anyone who would like their parents, siblings, children mentioning and they were not mentioned last year please let Peter Gordon know. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Sunday 13th October
10.00am Building the Sukkah... please come and help with your greenery and fruit.
6.30pm Erev Sukkot Service followed by a Bring and Share Supper and Welcome for new members.

Monday 14th October
10.30am Sukkot Morning Service.


Sunday 20th October
6.30pm Erev Simchat Torah (please bring children where available!)

Monday 21st October
10.30am Simchat Torah Morning Service.

Please support our worthy Chatan Torah David Snapper and Kallah Bereshit Catherine Strauss.

Cemetery arrangements

People wishing to visit the NLS cemetery prior to the High Holy Days are asked to contact Catherine Strauss for information on access arrangements. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Tel: 0780 1964 769.