Welcome to Sukkat Shalom Reform Synagogue

We are friendly Reform community based in Wanstead London E11 1UL.   Our synagogue is housed in a beautifully restored Grade II* listed building that was once part of the old Wanstead Hospital complex and prior to that the Merchant Seaman’s Orphan's Asylum. With a growing community of over 450 Full Members and Associate Members plus around 110 children, Sukkat Shalom offers its members  a choice of services and activities as listed below.


Weekly Shabbat Morning  services.

One Friday night service a month which is followed by a Chavurah meal.  

This generates lots of interesting conversation and people bring great food.  

Also Jazz Shabbats. 

Lunch & Learn sessions at least once a month after a Shabbat service

We celebrate all of the festivals and hold a Communal Seder every year.  

At this years Communal Seder over 45 members and guests attended

and they had a very enjoyable time. 

Cheder (Religion School) classes for our children on a Sunday morning

for about 30 weeks in the year. 

Adult Education & Lehrhaus classes in conjunction with the Leo Baeck College.

Some sessions are held in conjunction with our neighbouring synagogues. 

A Text Study class.  Hebrew classes, Conversion classes. Bar/Bat Mitzvah tuition.   Lunch & Learn sessions. 

Tikkun Olam Group, Social events. i.e Quizes, Cabaret Nights, Musical Concerts. 

Joint services with other local Progressive synagogues. 

Bridge play on a Wednesday night at Woodford Progressive Synagogue in

Marlborough Road South Woodford.

Book Club meetings on a regular basis.

We also offer:-

A friendly family orientated atmosphere at all services and events.

Full inclusion for women in all services and management of the synagogue.

Wedding ceremonies both in the synagogue and at outside venues. 

Pilates classes with Han Cherry on 07799691195.  Tuesday & Thursday nights

Yoga classes with Hannah Loveday. On  07747 848781. Monday nights

Finally as our Hebrew name translated says, we are a "Shelter of Peace".

You can read more about the history of the community on this website and

there are a number of videos to watch as well.   

If you are interested in joining the synagogue please contact

Frank Godson on 07545349999 or  admin@sukkatshalom.me.uk


Erev Shabbat Service 

Friday 6th December

 at 7.00pm

followed by a Chavurah Meal

Please bring some food to share.

Sidney Kirsh

Who celebrated his 83rd birthday with a 2nd Bar Mitzvah on Saturday 21st September in the synagogue.


Many congratulations go to him on an excellent reading of the Torah.


On the same day his granddaughter received her Hebrew name.


A lovely day for all of us at Sukkat Shalom.

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Clore Tikva Primary School


is a two form entry Jewish Voluntary Aided primary school and nursery for children aged three to eleven. 

Open since 1999 ,they are conveniently located close to the center of Barkingside, in the London Borough of Redbridge. Housed in a well designed modern building, the children enjoy stimulating surroundings and facilities that support their learning.


Telephone  020 8551 1097

E-mail   admin@cloretikva.redbridge.sch.uk

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Sukkat Shalom
Reform Synagogue

1 Victory Road,
Hermon Hill,
London E11 1UL

Tel: 020 8530 3345 | Email: admin@sukkatshalom.me.uk
Registered Charity Number 283615.

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