Chabad Lubavitch of Bournemouth

(Lubavitch Centre)

Bournemouth, Dorset




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 Congregation Data


Chabad Lubavitch of Bournemouth or Chabad of Bournemouth(ii)

Former and Alternative Name:

Lubavitch Centre, Bournemouth(iii)


Chabad House, 20 Lansdowne Road, Bournemouth BH1 1SD, since 2009.(iv)
Incorporates a kosher deli.

Former Addresses:

Chabad House, 9 Boscombe Spa Road, Boscombe, Bournemouth BH5 1AW, from about 2003 to about 2012.(v)

Chabad House, 98 Gordon Road, Boscombe, Bournemouth, from at least 1990 to about 2003.(vi)

Current Status:


Date Founded:

Founded 1989(x)


Ashkenazi Orthodox - Lubavitch


A branch of Chabad-Lubavitch UK.



Rabbinic Team(xi):

Rabbi: Rabbi Yossie Alperowitz & Mrs. Chanie Alperowitz, from 1969 until present (July 2021)

Assistant: Rabbi Benzion Alperowitz & Mrs. Chanchi Alperowitz, from 2016 until present (July 2021) 

Legal & Charitable Status:

On 15 March 2013, Chabad Lubavitch of Bournemouth, was incorporated as a registered charitable company (company no. 08447087), a private company limited by guarantee without a share capital and with use of 'Limited' exemption.(xii)

It is also a registered charity (no. 1151681), registered on 18 April 2013. The governing document is the congregation's memorandum and articles of association dated 15 March 2013.(xiii)

Registration District:

Bournemouth  (since 1 October 1932)(xiv) - Link to Register Office website


For details, see Bournemouth Jewish Cemetery Information on Bournemouth home page.

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) Reserved.

  • (ii) Both names appear on the congregation's website, last accessed 1 July 2021.

  • (iii) This is the name listed in Jewish Year Books 1991 through 2015 (the last edition published).

  • (iv) Congregation's website.

  • (v) Address listed in Jewish Year Books 2004 through from 2012.

  • (vi) Address listed in Jewish Year Books 1991 (first listing of the congregation) through from 2003.

  • (vii) to (ix) Reserved.

  • (x) Congregation's website. The congregation was first listed in Jewish Year Book 1991.

  • (x) Congregation's website last accessed 1 July 2021.

  • (x) Companies House website, accessed 1 July 2021.

  • (x) Charities Commission website, accessed 1 July 2021.

  • (xv) For previous registration districts, see on Bournemouth Home Page.

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