Jonathan Arkush welcomes government announcement of Holocaust memorial design competition

Board of Deputies President Jonathan Arkush has welcomed the announcement by Theresa May of a design competition for a new national Holocaust memorial and learning centre.

He said: “Among the greatest tragedies in Jewish history, the Holocaust has universal lessons about how people should and should not treat one another. The Government’s continued energy and vigour on this is to be commended.”

Keep Informed

Sign up for our weekly briefing, delivered to your inbox every Thursday, giving you up to date news on events and activists of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, as well as the activities of member organisations and partners. 
Subscribe to Community Briefing


The Board of Deputies relies on the generous support of the Jewish community through individual contributions and donations. Help us be the voice of the British Jewish community by donating today. All funds received go to our core charitable mission.