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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). Explore our activity map to see activities that took place to mark HMD 2020 .

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Sheffield Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Sheffield

Tuesday, 28 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

Public

One Woman’s Hungarian Story: Stand Together for HMD 2020

Thursday, 30 January 2020, - 12:30

Come and join us as Dr. Agnes Grunwald-Spier recalls the experience of her family in the concentration camp of Budapest and how she ended up becoming an acclaimed author on the experiences of women in the Holocaust.
Dr. Agnes has an honorary...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Sheffield Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Sheffield

Thursday, 30 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Showroom Workstation Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Showroom Workstation

Monday, 27 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Light Cinema  Sheffied Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Light Cinema Sheffied

Tuesday, 28 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2020: Stand Together

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 12:00

The Vigil will be held on Monday 27th January, 5:45-7pm in the Winter Gardens and this year’s theme is “Stand Together”.

This year Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations will focus on how genocidal regimes throughout history have deliberate...

Private

Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:00

Whole school memorial event in a special needs school of 2-19 year olds. Using a mix of art, music, dance, drama, literature to commemorate and celebrate the lives of Jewish people in Europe before the Second World War and to identify how diversit...

Public

Chesterfield Equality and Diversity Forum Holocaust Memorial Day Event

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 19:00

Pomegranate Youth Theatre Group: Specially written for the event, the theatre group will be presenting a short performance reflecting on this year’s theme, ‘Stand Together’.
Their dramatization will explore how genocidal regimes throughout h...

Candle and flame display Public

Candle and flame display

Saturday, 25 January 2020, - 10:00

We run a monthly community coffee and chat and had some printed flames for people to cut out and write a message of support, commemoration or pray regarding holocaust Memorial Day. We assembled the display through the morning and people had opport...

Public

Barnsley Holocaust Memorial Day

Friday, 24 January 2020, - 18:00

Barnsley's National Holocaust Memorial Day event takes place at the Horizon Community Academy School Dodworth Road, Barnsley.
Taking part will be The town's Mayor, MP and South Yorkshire Mayor Mr Dan Jarvis, Members of the Holocaust group, p...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Savoy Worksop Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Savoy Worksop

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 00:00

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

Creating a Community Flame Commemoration Public

Creating a Community Flame Commemoration

Thursday, 2 January 2020, - 10:00 to Thursday, 23 January 2020, 00:00

We hold a free weekly arts, crafts and games group with free cafe open to all abilities and ages. We created a flame over four weeks with many people from the community contributing. We took it to the council commemoration of Holocaust Memorial Da...

Public

Doncaster HMD

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:30

Doncaster will commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day on Monday 27 January 2020 at Doncaster Museum on Chequer Road in Doncaster starting at 09.30am until 12.00 noon. The event will include a blessing, readings and prayers given by invited guests, sc...

Private

The Boy in The Striped Pyjamas

Monday, 27 January 2020,

Screening of "The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas" to further raise awareness among the College community of how we can and should make our society a better place today, free from hatred, prejudice and discrimination.

Space for 300 students an...

Public

Remembering the Holocaust

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

a time is set aside in the midst of a busy hospital to reflect on the Holocaust and remember.
we will play music, read stories and light candles.
a display will remain in the Faith Centre for one week.

Remembering Public

Remembering

Thursday, 23 January 2020, - 17:00 to Monday, 27 January 2020, 00:00

We have a display of posters and resources for HMD at Kings Mill Hospital in Mansfield. We are asking people to take a candle into the chapel and light it in memory of all those who have been lost.
We are hoping to have 75 candles lit by the...

Holocaust Memorial Day display Public

Holocaust Memorial Day display

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00 to Monday, 3 February 2020, 09:00

Small table with a picture board display and candle. Our flame is made with thumbnail size pictures of many of the victims of the Nazi Holocaust.

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Saturday, 25 January 2020, - 14:00

The Commemoration, in Wakefield Cathedral, begins with light refreshments at 13.30pm. There are readings, poems and testimony alongside prayers, the lighting of candles. This event is participated in by various faith groups and is supported by W...