Leicester Progressive Jewish Congregation

Leicester, Leicestershire



Page created: 17 August 2005
Latest revision or update: 12 July 2017

                                                                                    David Bartram 2012
A photograph of the Synagogue of the Leicester Progressive Jewish Community,
Avenue Road, Leicester, taken by David Bartram.

Congregation Data


Leicester Progressive Jewish Congregation
(Hebrew Name: Neve Shalom)


24 Avenue Road, Leicester LE2 3EA (from 1995)
Congregation previously met in the Avenue Primary School and the Leicester Quakers Meeting House.

Current Status:


Date Founded:

1950 (In 1976, joined by members of the Leicester Reform Group, when that congregation closed.)




A constituent of Liberal Judaism (formerly Union of Liberal and Progressive Synagogues)

Marriage Certification:

Group: Liberal Jewish Synagogue;
Registration District: Leicester




The Congregation generally uses Jewish Reform Section at Loughborough Municipal Cemetery. For details see Leicester Jewish Cemetery Information on Leicester home page.

Leicester Jewish Community home page

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Jewish Congregations in Leicestershire

Jewish Communities of England home page



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