the former

Leicester Reform Group

Leicester, Leicestershire




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Leicester Reform Group

Date Formed:


Current Status:

Closed 1976 - members joined Leicester Progressive Jewish Congregation(ii)




Believed to be loosely affiliated to the Reform Synagogues of Great Britain (now the Movement for Reform Judaism)(iii)


None listed.

Registration District:

Leicester (since 1 April 1997)(iv) - Link to Register Office website.

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) The congregation was not listed as a congregation in any Jewish Year Book but is mentioned in Palgrave Dictionary of Anglo-Jewish History edited by W.D. Rubinstein, M.A, Jolles and H.L. Rubinstein (2011), p.561.

  • (ii) Palgrave Dictionary of Anglo-Jewish History, p.561.

  • (iii) However, the congregation did not appear in the list of Reform Movement congregations in any Jewish Year Book.

  • (iv) For previous registration districts, see on Leicester Home Page. Any registers would now be held by current register office.

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