Blackpool Reform Jewish Congregation

Blackpool, Lancashire




Page created: 21 August 2005
Latest revision or update: 31 August 2017


Congregation Data


Blackpool Reform Jewish Congregation


40 Raikes Parade, Blackpool, FY1 4EX

The Congregation initially held its meetings in a Methodist Church in Raikes Parade, Blackpool.

Current Status:


Date Formed:

9 November 1947




Initially, a member of the Union of Liberal and Progressive Synagogues (now called Liberal Judaism). The congregation is now a constituent synagogue of the the Movement for Reform Judaism (formerly the Reform Synagogues of Great Britain), with which it has been associated since 1961

Official Website:

currently inoperative

Congregation Numbers:

1999 -  119 (as reported by Board of Deputies)

Cemetery Information:

The Congregation uses part of the Jewish Section of the Carleton Cemetery. (For further details see Cemetery Information on the Blackpool Jewish community home page)


Congregational Records

Registration District (BDM):

  • Blackpool (since 1 September 1998) - Register Office website

  • Previous Registration Districts:
       Blackpool & Fylde - from 1 April 1974 until 1 September 1998.
       Blackpool - from founding of congregation until 1 April 1974.
       (All registers would now be held by current office.)

  • Worship Number: 68315

  • Group for Marriage Certification: West London Synagogue

Blackpool Jewish Community home page

List of Reform Judaism Congregations

List of Liberal Judaism Congregations

Jewish Congregations in Lancashire

Jewish Communities of England home page



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