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Each year tens of thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). As we get closer to HMD 2022 activities will appear on our map so that you can find our what is happening near you.

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Barnsley HMD

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 18:00

Ceremony with Gillian Bessy, daughter of Pawel Dlugai - the Rotherham Schindler - speaking.
Also Mayor of Barnsley and a local MP speaking and pupils from the school with readings.
Christian and Muslim prayers to mark the Holocaust.

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Book Display marking HMD

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:30

Ripley Library will have a display of books marking HMD. The books will be a mixture of fiction & none fiction and will be suitable for children & adults alike.

Planting of a memorial oak tree Private

Planting of a memorial oak tree

Wednesday, 1 December 2021,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...

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Marking all Genocides

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 10:30 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 14:00

Information and survivor speakers
Times to be confirmed if not listed

A three day information event with daily headline survivor speakers from various genocides. The event, in Mirfield Library Huddersfield Rd, Mirfield, West Yorkshire...

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Book Discussion

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:30

From 7th January to 31st January 2022 we will be having a display of books - fiction and non-fiction to help commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day.
This event will be an opportunity to discuss these books and share your reading experiences.

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A note through time

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

Pupils from across Special Schools in Tameside have created postcards to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2022. We thought about the theme 'One day....' and thought about letters and how these are becoming less popular as we move through time.

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Calderdale Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 18:00 to Tuesday, 25 January 2022, 20:00

CALDERDALE INTERFAITH
WOULD LIKE TO INVITE YOU TO THE HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2022
ONLINE COMMEMORATION EVENT

Hosted by the Calderdale Interfaith, the Holocaust Survivors Friendship Association, and Calderdale College.
Tue...

Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Remembrance Event Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Remembrance Event

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 14:00

‘One Day’ is the theme for this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day which, due to the closure of Leeds Town Hall for refurbishment, will be held at City Varieties Music Hall on Sunday 23 January at 2.00pm. Whilst we are pleased to be able to offer a li...

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...

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TRU West Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:00

Transpennine Route Upgrade (TRU) West is a £3 billion alliance of companies rebuilding the rail line between Manchester and Leeds. The alliance is formed between the construction contractors BAM and Amey, the design house, ARUP and Network Rail. W...

Planting of a memorial oak tree Private

Planting of a memorial oak tree

Wednesday, 1 December 2021,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Tuesday, 25 January 2022,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...

Planting of a memorial oak tree Public

Planting of a memorial oak tree

Sunday, 23 January 2022,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...

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Yizkor theatre play

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 14:00

New Vic Borderlines will explore the theme “One Day” through the lives of three different people, victims of the Holocaust and genocides in Bosnia and Rwanda. Through creative interactive workshops held in schools and at the theatre, the impact of...

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York Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Event Online

Wednesday, 27 January 2021, - 18:30

York is proud to be welcoming author, Lucy Adlington as our keynote speaker. Lucy will reflect on her recent and remarkably moving book The Dressmakers of Auschwitz. The True Story of the Women Who Sewed to Survive.

At the height of the Hol...

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...

Public

York's Jewish Story: 1170 to present

Wednesday, 8 December 2021,

A new exhibition in partnership with York Liberal Jewish Community

Open until February 6 2022
Included in general admission

An exciting new community exhibition, in partnership with York Liberal Jewish Community, is now open a...