Matthew pleased to visit the recently rebuilt Gan Menacham Synagogue and nursery in Hendon to see how they are settling into their new home. Having been on a site in Parson Street, it was decided that a relocation would enhance facilities for the community.
This week Matthew attended the Yom Hashoah Holocaust Remembrance Day at Edgware United Synagogue. The annual event commemorates the people who died in the Holocaust, many of them Jewish and approximately 1.5 million of them children.
Matthew was delighted to welcome James Brokenshire, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, to see the completion of Wohl Court in Hendon. This is an independent living scheme run by Jewish Care.
Leading a debate in Westminster Hall this week on Accessibility at Railway Stations, Matthew highlighted the importance of public transport for millions of people and the issues faced by disabled passengers and passengers with mobility restraints when using railways stations.
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