Firefighters thanked for their efforts

From left, are fire-fighters Craig Currie, Mark Ohlsen and Nelson Cebu, Morasha chairman Shaun Borstrock, Rabbi Sam Thurgood, Platoon Commander Owen Stuurman and fire-fighter Shahiem Bell.

On Friday March 25, the Beit Midrash Morasha, Arthur’s Road Synagogue, hosted members of the Sea Point Fire and Rescue Services for a Shabbat service in the newly rebuilt synagogue.

The firefighters were thanked for extinguishing a blaze on December 5, 2018, saving thousands of holy books from destruction.

Beit Midrash Morasha chairperson, Shaun Borstrock, and Rabbi Sam Thurgood expressed the community’s gratitude to the brave firefighters.