Cash sought for tombstones when there are no relatives

THE North Manchester Jewish Cemeteries Trust has launched a fundraising campaign to cover the costs of repairing headstones belonging to people with no families.

The idea for the campaign was sparked after a Jewish Telegraph reader complained about the state of some of the cemetery grounds in last week’s edition.

Part-time operations manager for the cemeteries trust Jeremy Fox explained: “The cemeteries have been neglected for a long time.

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