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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). As we approach HMD 2020 activities will appear on the map so you can find activities happening near you.

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Civic Commemoration Bedford

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 16:01

Bedford Civic Commemoration featuring Music4memory ( local dementia group) and members of local schools and community groups. Commemorating the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau and the 25th Anniversary of the Bosnian genoci...

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HMD Commemoration at Anne Frank Tree

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 12:30

A short commemoration on Holocaust Memorial Day at the Anne Frank Tree in Russell Park Bedford organised by Bedford Council of Faiths with particpataion from local school pupils and in the presence of the Mayor of Bedford.

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Commemorative Event- Durham County Council

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 18:30

Gabriele Keenaghan will tell the story of how her grandmother secured her a place on a kindertransport train from Austria to the UK. Alongside the talk will be performances by pupils of East Durham College and The Academy at Shotton Hall. This is ...

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Clwb Hanes Stand Togther

Monday, 13 January 2020,

Clwb Hanes will create a new display for 2020 - looking at the 75th Anniversary.

Memorial Flame Display at The Higgins Bedford Public

Memorial Flame Display at The Higgins Bedford

Tuesday, 21 January 2020, - 11:00 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 17:00

As part of our Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations 2020 and inspired by the HMD Trust 75 Memorial Flames exhibition The Higgins Bedford will be displaying Memorial Flames created by local community partners and organisations in remembrance and r...

Escape from Warsaw (15) Public

Escape from Warsaw (15)

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 19:00

Srulik, an eight-year-old boy, flees from the Warsaw ghetto in 1942. He attempts to survive, at first alone in the forest, and then as a Christian orphan named Jurek on a Polish farm. Throughout his ordeal, his Jewish identity is in danger of bein...

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Holocaust Brunch

Saturday, 25 January 2020, - 19:30

We invite you to hear from a pair of Holocaust survivors and one of their descendants, over a delicious brunch. There will the opportunity to reflect on their life stories and on how, as the next generation, we can keep the memory alive. Or, which...

The Legacy of Anne Frank by Gillian Walnes Perry MBE Public

The Legacy of Anne Frank by Gillian Walnes Perry MBE

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 14:30 to Sunday, 26 January 2020, 15:30

As part of our Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations Co-founder of the Anne Frank Trust, Gillian Walnes Perry MBE will be giving a talk about her recently published book, 'The Legacy of Anne Frank'. The talk will share the celebrated life of Anne ...

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A Survivor's Story with Marta Josephs

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 18:30

Holocaust Memorial Day 2020: A Survivor’s Story with Marta Josephs

Ustinov College is partnering with the DU Jewish Society to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2020. Holocaust Memorial Day is the international day to remember the six million Jew...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Milton Keynes Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Milton Keynes

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...

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Genocide Education Day

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:30

The bridge school in Lanchester, Durham, will host a Genocide Education Day for all pupils in key stages three and four.
The day will be split into two halves: In the morning, the pupils will engage with a range of workshops delivered by st...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Cambridge Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Cambridge

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- Picturehouse Cambridge Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Cambridge

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...

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Hills Road HMD 2020

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 08:30

Various departments will be running different events to remember the genocide and support HMD. We have a couple of Jewish students who will be raising awareness and we hope to have a guest speaker visit on the day.

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Light Cinema Cambridge Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Light Cinema Cambridge

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...

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St Andrew's College, Cambridge Remembers

Monday, 20 January 2020, - 08:30 to Monday, 28 January 2019, 12:30

We will be using TV monitors set up in two student common rooms highlighting the HMD with static images and film set on a continuous loop for the whole week.

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Rheged Centre Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Rheged Centre

Friday, 31 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- Lonsdale Alhambra Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Lonsdale Alhambra

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...

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Cambridge HMD Commemorative Event

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 15:00

Cambridge will mark HMD in 2020 with a civic event at the Cambridge Corn Exchange starting at 3pm on Sunday 26th January 2020. This year our theme for the HMD programme will be Stand Together, Strong Together. The Holocaust perpetrated by the Nazi...

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Cheltenham's Act of Remembrance

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 18:30

Cheltenham's Act of Remembrance will highlight this year's theme 'Stand together' with reflections, music, poetry and prayer. The event will be led by Dame Janet Trotter OBE, DBE, CVO.
Planned by a partnership of Cheltenham Hebrew Congregat...