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President’s Message May 2022

I do hope that you have had a wonderful and enlightening Easter break. With Ramadan, Passover and Easter all falling during the same month, it has been amonth for deep reflection, devotion, and worship. It is also a time where … Continue reading

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President’s Message April 2022

Dear FIWAL Friends I hope you have all been enjoying the early warm Spring weather, perfectly timed for all the Spring celebrations of Holi, Nowruz, Passover and of course Easter this month. Over the years, March has developed into a month of events … Continue reading

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President’s Message March 2022

Dear FIWAL Friends It is with a heavy heart that I write this message with the news of an on going war in Ukraine. I never thought I would ever have to write about a war in Europe. Like everyone, … Continue reading

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President’s Message February 2022

Dear FIWAL Friends, I trust that you have had a good start to 2022. With Covid restrictions lifted, we can now plan, organize and attend events again.   Hopefully, Dateline will again fill up with exciting events for 2022. Lynn Assadi, who heads … Continue reading

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President’s Message January 2022

Dear FIWAL Friends As another historic year ends, I hope that you have had some quality time with your family this Festive season as well as a restful and relaxing break. Hopefully you have managed to dodge the Omicron variant but if not … Continue reading

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President’s Message November 2021

Dear FIWAL Friends, It has been a busy active month for FIWAL as more activities are starting up again, meanwhile, I’m hoping I do hope that this recent rise in cases will not stop this progress. I feel we all … Continue reading

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President’s Message August 2021

Dear FIWAL Friends, With the high success rate of the vaccination programme in the UK and as restrictions lift, it is good to hear that Member Clubs are starting to plan some live physical events. One of the first, live events was … Continue reading

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President’s Message July 2021

Dear FIWAL Friends, It was particularly lovely to see so many of you at the FIWAL AGM followed by the 35thAnniversary celebration on the 8th June. The highlight of the celebration was the inspirational film that Laura Schapira had put together featuring … Continue reading

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President’s Message June 2021

Dear Ladies, May started with a Bank Holiday which was hardly noticed as it seemed there was very little difference to lockdown with a strict, and necessary curb on our social gatherings. We are now just past the second May … Continue reading

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President’s Message May 2021

Dear Ladies The sunshine is streaming through my windows and the pastel coloured beach huts are being lowered onto the beach ready for the Summer. On Monday evening April 26th the super moon turned the sky pink, it’s the most impressive … Continue reading

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