Monday, March 19, 2007

Eruvin in the News: Borehamwood, London

Plans Made For Religious Zone

Plans to erect 34 six-metre poles around Borehamwood to form a symbolic Jewish zone have been submitted to the borough council.

The eruv' is a continuous boundary designated in accordance with Jewish law. Religious rules generally prohibits Orthodox Jews from carrying or transporting on the Sabbath (Saturday), but these are permitted within the eruv. Read on ...

See also official site here.