Lag BaOmer in Manchester

Rain did not dampen the spirits of participants at the Belz bonfire in Manchester on Wednesday evening. (Lawrence Purcell)
(Photos by Lawrence Purcell) Rain did not dampen the spirits at the various Lag BaOmer festivities in Manchester: at the Belz bonfire on Wednesday evening …
Lighting the bonfire on Thursday morning at the Satmar Boys' School in Manchester. (Lawrence Purcell)
… the Satmar yeshiva bonfire on Thursday morning …
Talimidim and Rebbeim at Talmud Torah Chinuch Neorim join in a Lag BaOmer dance in their playground on Thursday. (Lawrence Purcell)
… and at Talmud Torah Chinuch Neorim on Thursday afternoon.