Digital Light the Darkness

Each year people from across the UK take part in a national moment for Holocaust Memorial Day. Here are just some of the ways you can get involved with this moment of solidarity and commemoration online.

Digital Light the Darkness

Light the Darkness video

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge share a photo of their candle for the Light the Darkness national moment

If you take part in the Light the darkness national moment, join the conversation online by sharing our Light the Darkness video and graphics on social media to raise awareness in the lead up to the national moment on HMD.

Download Light the Darkness video

Download Light the Darkness graphics

Share photos of your candle

On the day, post a photo of your candle or your organisation’s building lit up in purple and be sure to tag us!

Facebook: HMD.UK
Instagram: holocaustmemorialdaytrust
Youtube: HMD_UK

Light the Darkness flickering candle GIF

If you are not able to light a candle for Holocaust Memorial Day but would like to be part of the Lighting the Darkness national moment, we have created this Light the Darkness candle GIF for you to use.

Free to download, you can use this in your office, workplace or any other building or venue where lighting a candle is not possible and, together with your friends and colleagues, you can Light the Darkness. It is ideal for use on mobile devices, but can also be displayed on laptops and tablets.

Download candle GIF