Jo Wagerman OBE, 'Death March Escape', Hillman Stained Glass Windows and Beryl Shisler

Oct 24, 2018, 08:51 PM

This week Clive, Tony and Diana speak to Headteacher of JFS, Rachel Fink about the life and work of Jo Wagerman OBE who died last week aged 85. Author Jack Hersch tells us the remarkable story about his father Dave, who escaped from the Nazis on more than one occasion. Professor David Newman speaks about the legacy of his great uncle David Hillman, who created some of the finest stained glass windows used in London Synagogues. Phil Dave chats with Bat Mitzvah teacher, Rachel Creeger and her student Beryl Shisler who's just celebrated her's at the age of 92. Online Editor, Jack Mendel reviews The Jewish News and our Rabbinic Thought for the Week comes from Rabbi Aaron Goldstein of Northwood & Pinner Liberal Synagogue.