the former

Cambridge Progressive Jewish Society

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire




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Cambridge Progressive Jewish Society

Date Founded:

About 1983, developed from the Cambridge University Progressive Jewish Group (founded by 1977).(ii)

Current Status:

Closed about 1997(iii)


Progressive / Liberal


None mentioned.


Rabbi Dr. Nicholas Robert Michael de Lange from at least 1977 until at least 1997.(iv)

Charitable Status:

No information found of current registered charity status (as of 18 July 2019).

Registration District:

Cambridgeshire (since 1 October 2007)(v)  - Link to Register Office website.

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) Reserved.

  • (ii) Based upon the Society's first listing in the Jewish Year Book 1984. The University Group was first listed in 1978.

  • (iii) The latest listing ofthe Society was in Jewish Year Books 1997.

  • (iv) Rabbi de Lange was named as Chaplain in all listings in Jewish Year Books of the Society or the University Group (1978 through 1997).

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


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