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ESRAmagazine documents and illustrates the life of the English-speaking community in Israel. It keeps readers in touch with the community, with each other, and involves them in life in Israel. Contributors come from all walks of life, age groups and geographic areas, both in Israel and abroad

ACCOMODATION TO LET B&B in center of RaananaAnn 052 676 ...
Photo: Herb Hahn




More about Puerto Vallarta The story about Puerto Vallarta i...
ESRA members wish family and friends a Happy New Year  ...













Let's hear it for all the unsung heroes I write this to...
Joe Goldberg ... an asset to ESRA

 BORN in Melbourne, Joe Goldberg made aliyah with his w...
Channi Hurwitz


Isaac Lipschitz and his sister, Adele, who donated her kidney to him


Anything to say? Comments about this issue? We'd love to hea...

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public from th...

The ESRA Welfare Fund gives grants to families or individual...


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 The Bar Sagi Young Poets' Prize Poetry competition in ...






Grant and Daniella Crankshaw of Center Stage in Raanana

'Beautiful' article in your magazine remembered Lori &n...

t's all change at ESRA Modiin with a trio of new leaders tak...

Tremors in our part of the world are overdue. Don't panic – ...
Proud: Dr. Luba Zuk with her award from the Ministry of Health

An Award from Israel's Ministry of Health was presented to E...
Hora Dance at the Kibbutz Galia Ron 2018

Friday on Rothschild Blvd, Yitzhak Buberman 2013

On the Way to Israel, Aviva Sonsino 2017

Lower Galilee, Zoe Sever 2018

Hayarkon Park, Tel Aviv, Zoe Sever 2018

In honor of the 70th anniversary of the State of Israel, GIN...
Some of the guests at the Independence Day gathering in Raanana: Marilyn Perl, Frances Solomonovitch, Illana Bank and Jennifer (Jen) Gompes

The chefs get ready to prepare the Yom Ha’atzmaut barbecue in Raanana: Spencer Jacob, Martin Perl and Elias McQuade

How did we celebrate Israel's 70th? On Independence Day an E...
Photo by https://torange.biz/fx

Plucky Israel has excelled at so many things and in so many ...
Standing (from left): ESRA Vice-Chair Terry Morris, Chair ESRA Fundraising Committee and Friends of ESRA UK Richard Stein, ESRA Chairman Baruch Tanaman, author Howard Jacobson, Adv. Michael Hunter and Roger Adelman, committee member Friends of ESRA UK. Seated (from left): Mimi Tanaman, Rena Stein, Adele Hunter


Left: Hosts for the evening Sir Sydney Lipworth QC and Lady Rosa Lipworth CBE. Right: Adv. Michael Hunter in conversation with prize-winning author Howard Jacobson

Guests enjoying one of the many amusing moments during Howard Jacobson's discussion with Michael Hunter

Man Booker prize-winning author, Howard Jacobson (The Finkle...
At the Spring Fair at the British Ambassador’s residence in Ramat Gan (from left) ESRA Community Projects Coordinator Nina Zuck, Tarkin Adago, ESRA Vice Chair Terry Morris, Belaynesh Abel and ESRA Executive Member Lawrence Bertfield

ESRA Executive Member Glenis Bertfield (left) at the Spring Fair with Itzik Kaneti, a volunteer in the ESRA Raanana Second-Hand Shop, and Liz Morris

Every year ESRA participates with other non‐profit organizat...
Tichon Hadash ESRA volunteer tutors: Standing (from left) Anthony Blechner, Pollie Weidhas, Mia Ephrat, Mary Suffot Seated (from left) Dvorah Schneider, Rennie Rafaely, Ros Blechner

Electric bikes are making sidewalks like the Wild West

A runaway success

I’m 59 and still singing along to the songs made famous by Gladys & Roz

An extraordinary gesture by some truly amazing people For ye...