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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. As we move towards 27 January 2019, more local activities will be submitted to the map below, which you can use to see what is happening in your area.

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Sheffield Holocaust Memorial Day Vigil Public

Sheffield Holocaust Memorial Day Vigil

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 12:00

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY VIGILMonday 28th January 201912noon to 4:30pm – Short films (drop in anytime)5.30pm to 7pm – Memorial candlelit vigil with readings and reflectionsWinter Garden, Sheffield City CentreEveryone welcomeOn H...

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Chesterfield Equality and Diversity Forum Holocaust Memorial Day Event

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 19:00

Guest Speaker: Mr Dieudonne Ganza Gahizi Gahizi is a survivor, a researcher, a writer and the founder/director of Healing Plan Organisation, a charity which supports victims/survivors of rape and the children born as a result of rape during the 199...

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Public Exhibition

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 09:00 to Friday, 1 February 2019, 17:00

Public Exhibition launched by the Leader of the District Council

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Barnsley Holocaust Memorial Day Event

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 18:00

It is our 17th annual Memorial Day event,and this year ( 2019) we are holding our event in the second largest school in Europe the Barnsley Horison College. Taking part in our event is the Holocaust survivor Arek Hirsh, Other dignatories taking part ...

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Doncaster HMD Commemorative Service

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 09:30

Join us as we reflect upon these atrocities and join together in demonstrating our solidarity in combating anti-Semitism, racism and hatred.This civic event will be opened by Councillor Nigel Ball. The event will include a blessing, readings and...

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Public Display about HMDT

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 09:00 to Monday, 28 January 2019, 17:00

Display in the Council's Offices

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Holocaust Memorial Day vigil

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 14:00

Saddleworth Peace Group will hold its annual vigil to mark Holocaust Memorial Day on Sunday 27th January 2019. The event starts in Uppermill Square at 2.00pm and continues in Uppermill Methodist Church coffee lounge with readings and light refreshmen...

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PSHCE lesson

Saturday, 26 January 2019,

Lesson in school. Thinking about happy and sad memories. Introducing holocaust memorial day. Using some ideas from the lesson plans provided. Writing postcards

Unpacking the Holocaust- CPD Public

Unpacking the Holocaust- CPD

Tuesday, 15 January 2019, - 08:30

As a Beacon School for Holocaust Education 2018-19 we are proud to co-host UCL- (IoE) Centre for Holocaust Education one day CPD- Unpacking the Holocaust. This event is open and free to any secondary teachers in the East Midlands. A thoughtful intro...

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Poetry Share

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 14:00 to Sunday, 27 January 2019, 16:00

We are a Prestwich ,Manchester based group of poets,of all ages who meet regularly . The theme 'Torn From Home' will be the focus of the event. Venue: is Time for Tea Cafe. 416 Bury New Road Prestwich Manchester M25 1BD Hosted : own...

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Bury Holocaust Memorial Event

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, - 19:00

The Bury Holocaust Memorial event will be held at a private location within the Bury borough and will be attended by prominent people from across the borough.Those that would like to know anything further about the event or would be interested i...

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School Workshop and Assembly

Saturday, 26 January 2019, - 09:00

This event is free . It will be led by our Year Six pupils. Anybody within wider school community and parish is invited to attend. The event will take place in school.

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 Civic Event York Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 Civic Event York

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 18:15

City of York Council's annual Civic Event for Holocaust Memorial Day is embracing the national theme, 'Torn From Home'. Exploring how enforced loss of a safe place to call ‘home’ is part of the trauma faced by anyone experiencing perse...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Time for Reflection

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 12:00

A time for reflection on the theme Torn from Home, with a short repeated video and displays to aid reflection and an opportunity to write down our thoughts.

Clifford's Tower Commemoration Public

Clifford's Tower Commemoration

Thursday, 14 March 2019, - 18:30

Commemoration of the 1190 massacre of York’s Jewish population at the site of York Castle at Clifford's Tower, attended by the Lord Mayor and Civic Party, with music, spoken accounts and contributions, concluding with prayer and an act of rememb...

600 Candles Public

600 Candles

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 18:00

600 candles will be lit in York Minster Chapter House to commemorate the six million people who died in the Holocaust. The event will follow choral evensong to which all are invited. This will be followed by a procession to the Chapter House, where t...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 12:30

Over the years Bolton Interfaith Council and Bolton Council jointly organise this service which is led by the Mayor of Bolton and supported by civic, faith ,community, schools, University of Bolton, Refugee groups, Jewish Community, members of the pu...

National Memorial Arboretum: HMD Learning Workshops Public

National Memorial Arboretum: HMD Learning Workshops

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 10:30

Join us for one of our free commemorative Holocaust Memorial Day workshops, suitable for young visitors from KS2 students upwards. This year’s theme “Torn From Home” encourages our young visitors to reflect on how the enforced loss of a safe place t...

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Whether your activity is private or open to the public, it matters to us. Each Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) activity makes up the bigger picture of how the UK marks 27 January.

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