Booker winner Jacobson to speak in Belsize

BOOKER prize winner Howard Jacobson will be among those taking part in a debate on Jewishness in Belsize on Monday (October 25).

The Jewish Community Centre’s Opinion Soup debate will see the author joined by philosopher Brian Klug, broadcaster Melanie Phillips and Tony Lerman, the former director for the Institute of Jewish Policy Research, and they will discuss issues surrounding Israel and Jewish identity.

The event will take place at Hampstead Town Hall in Haverstock Hill at 8pm. Tickets are �10 in advance or �12 on the door – to book call 020-7431 9866 or visit