the former

Wanstead & Woodford United Synagogue

South Woodford, London E18




Page created: 16 November 2006
Latest revision or update: 29 May 2017

Congregation Data

Last Name:

Wanstead and Woodford United Synagogue

Former Name:

Wanstead and Woodford Affiliated Synagogue, until March 2013


20 Churchfields, South Woodford, London E18 2QZ

Date Formed:


Current Status:

Merged with Waltham Forest Hebrew Congregation (Boundary Road Synagogue) in November 2014, to form Woodford Forest United Synagogue.


Ashkenazi Orthodox


An affiliated synagogue of the United Synagogue from joining in 1947 until March 2013, when it became a full (constituent) member synagogue.


Rabbi Beni Fleisher - from 2006 to November 2014 (merger)

Membership Data:

Number of male seat-holders (source)









Local Government District:

South Woodford, a suburb of Woodford in northeast London, is in the London Borough of Redbridge, an Outer London Borough created on 1 April 1965, within the administrative area of Greater London.

Previously, South Woodford was in the Municipal Borough of Wanstead and Woodford (incorporated as a borough in 1937) within the County of Essex.

Registration District:

From 1 October 1935 - Essex South Western
Since 1 April 1965 - Redbridge

Other Congregation Information


Jewish Congregations in the London Borough of Redbridge

Jewish Congregations in Greater London (other than East End)

Greater London home page

List of United Synagogue Congregations



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