• CNSS gears up for Yamim Noraim and Succot

    We don’t want to overload you with times and dates, but we just had to tell you that there will be a FULL programme of services throughout the upcoming Yamim Noraim at Old Farm Avenue and the Cockfosters Minyan. This […]

  • the Hub@CNSS – Grand Opening 4 November

    The hub is the amazing new space at Old Farm Avenue for clubs, groups, classes or just a place to meet with friends for coffee and a cake (of course!) Supported by the US Community Development Fund, the hub will […]

  • 70 volunteers for 70 years               Powered by Our Volunteers, the campaign starts here!

      the CNSS ’70 volunteers for 70 years campaign has really caught the community’s imagination These are some of the many opportunities to volunteer at CNSS TEA PARTY HOSTS                              TEA PARTY DRIVERS              WEBSITE DESIGNERS POSTER DESIGNER                             ADMINISTRATORS                 […]

  • CNSS Eruv Committee gears up!

    These are exciting times at CNSS at no more so than with our dynamic Eruv Committee. For many years the plans were just pipe dreams, but now under new chairman Ezra Carlson, we are actually powering ahead. Our plans are […]

  • CNSS celebrated Yom Yerushalayim with breakfast & guest speaker Rabbi Andrew Shaw

    CNSS has always marked Yom Yerushalayim in a special way and this year was no exception. After Shacharit on SUNDAY 5 JUNE 2016, we we held a very special breakfast with guest speaker Rabbi Andrew Shaw, Chief Executive of Mizrachi UK. […]

  • CNSS summer tea party celebrated HM the Queen’s 90th birthday

    Along with all of the UK, we celebrated the 90th birthday of HM Queen Elizabeth II. Our ‘indoor street party’  on SUNDAY 19 JUNE 2016 transformed the MT Hall into the best street party that money can buy (well, nearly!). […]

  • The “Hub” – A Vision of Togetherness at CNSS

    The Challenge Our synagogue currently has over 1,100 members across the age spectrum. However, as an “ageing community”, 80% of the membership is over 50 years of age. We currently use a building whose religious sanctuary was constructed in the 1950s and […]

  • ShabbatUK 2015 AND 2016 @CNSS

    There were so many exciting activities taking place at CNSS for ShabbatUK on 23rd and 24th October 2015. Click here for the presentation and the photographs of almost everything we did. CNSS – ShabbatUK 2015. But now we have the […]

  • The famous CNSS Arts & Crafts sessions for kids and parents return

    Three new sessions, led by Pascale Harris are designed to entertain, educate and develop children’s skills, for 4-8 year olds. 1. Monday 21 September 5.30- 6.30pm. Theme – Sukkot – at the shul, OFA 2.Sunday 4 October 10.00-10.45am & 10.50-11.35am. […]

  • The Great CNSS Succah-thon has something for everyone in the Epstein’s succah

    Great food, great activities round the clock at the Epstein’s. Motzei Shabbat 3 October 9.00-11.00pm Young professionals cocktail Party 11.00pm- 1.00am – older teens ‘kumzitz’ (tall tales and good food)   Sunday 4 October 9.00-9.45am – Minyanaires and minyanairesses – […]

  • CNSS welcomes Rabbi and Rebbetzen Debson as interns for High Holydays

    We are delighted that, once again, the United Synagogue has selected CNSS to host a rabbinic intern family for the High Holydays. Rabbi Uri and Rebbetzen Jessica Debson, both London born and raised, will be joining us for Rosh Hashanah […]

  • Youth Director Alex makes big impact with Children @CNSS

    Our new Tribe Youth Director, Alex Fenton, has really made a big impact on the community in the few months he has been with us. Whether it is on shabbat mornings, on Monday club nights, developing his new leadership course […]

  • CNSS launches 70for70 onSunday 25 January with guest speaker R. Dr Rafi Zarum

    We are proud to be launching 70 for 70 in CNSS with a special breakfast immediately after Shacharit on Sunday 25 January. Our guest speaker will be Rabbi Dr Rafi Zarum, Dean of the London School of Jewish Studies, a renowned and dynamic speaker. […]

  • 1st Night Chanukah at Rabbi and Rebbetzen Epstein

    Rabbi and Rebbetzen Epstein with some community members at the Chanukah party they hosted in their home in December 2014. Photography by Yoni Cohen.                            

  • The first new CNSS event – 1 February 2015

  • The first meeting of BEACONS our new BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP

    BEACONS The first meeting of our new CNSS BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP took place at Cockfosters & N Southgate Synagogue Old Farm Avenue, Southgate, London N14 5QR on   Wednesday 3rd December at 2.30pm  Future Meetings will be held on the first Wednesday of each month  For […]

  • 5/6 December – A very special Israel Shabbat with guest speaker, Rabbi Daniel Beller

    We are delighted that our first Israel Shabbat with Rabbi Epstein features our very special guest speaker, Rabbi Daniel Beller, the rabbi of Kehillat Shivtei Israel, in Raanana. He will speak in the Cockfosters minyan between mincha and maariv and then […]

  • CLC Autumn programme announced – celebrating 11 years

    This term CLC is inviting you to six weekly sessions, as usual with choices and top quality keynote speakers. In the first half of the evening (8.00-8.55pm), you can choose: A1 -‘The French Connection’ – cooking with a Gallic twist […]

  • What’s coming up for families at CNSS

                                                                  WHAT’S COMING UP FOR FAMILIES AT CNSS   A PREVIEW OF OUR […]

  • Shabbat UK @CNSS – there’s a whole lot going on!

    24/25 OCTOBER is SHABBAT UK @ CNSS. We have activities for all the community throughout the week – and of course on Shabbat!

  • David Burrowes MP spoke to packed shul @ CNSS

    David Burrowes MP. member of parliament for Enfield South, accepted Rabbi Epstein’s invitation and joined us on Shabbat 6 September at Old Farm Avenue. He spoke to the community after the service about his work on behalf of Israel and working against […]

  • Rabbi Epstein’s drasha, Shabbat Nachamu 2014

    1 PARSHAT VA’ETCHANAN – SHABBAT NACHAMU – 5774 – 2014 Shabbat shalom! There are so many thoughts running through my head this Shabbat that I hardly know where to start. It has been another tiring and yet uplifting week but, […]

  • Tisha B’Av programme brings crowds to CNSS

    Tisha B’Av,  the saddest day in the Jewish calendar, was marked this year with a full programme of prayer and  learning which culminated with a celebrity lecture by Rabbi Dr Rafi Zarum, Dean of the London School of Jewish Studies.  Apart from […]

  • A special message from Rabbi Epstein

      My dear community, So much has been said and continues to be said about the horrible murder of Naftali, Eyal and Gilad.  We cry. We grieve. We scream. We weep. We think. We pray. We ask. We beg. We […]

  • CNSS Ladies’ Guild AGM. Rebbetzen Ilana to be guest speaker


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