Norwich Liberal Jewish Community

(formerly the Progressive Jewish Community of East Anglia)

Norwich, Norfolk




Page created: 2 March 2004
Latest update or revision: 12 July 2017

Congregation Data

"Working" Name:

Norwich Liberal Jewish Community

Previous Name:

Until August 2013, known as  the Progressive Jewish Community of East Anglia (which remains the "business" name of the community).


Services held at the Old Meeting House, Colegate, Norwich

Current Status:



The community held initial meetings and services in 1989, after notices had been placed in local newspapers by the Union of Liberal and Progressive Synagogues (now known as Liberal Judaism), who wished to ascertain whether there were sufficient people living in East Anglia who wished to form a liberal/progressive Jewish community based in Norwich.

The first meeting of the steering committee was held on 11 January 1990 and the community's first annual meeting was held in March 1991.


Liberal / Progressive


A constituent of Liberal Judaism (formerly Union of Liberal and Progressive Synagogues) from 1991

Marriage Certification:

Group: Liberal Jewish Synagogue;
Appears in 1998 General Registrar Official List: Yes;
Registration District: Norwich

Web Site:


Norwich Jewish Community home page

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Jewish Congregations in Norfolk

Jewish Communities of England home page


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