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Each year tens of thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). Explore our map to see activities that happened for HMD 2022.


North Tyneside HMD event

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 09:45

A ceremony including schools, keynote speaker and senior officials from North TYNESIDE which forms part of our annual HMD week.


Holocaust Memorial Assembly

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:00

We holding an Year 5 and Year 6 assembly to explain to the children about the Holocaust Memorial Day and why it is commemorated. Then we are going to learn about the Kindertransport.
In the afternoon we are having a zoom session about 'Ulla ...


Stevenage Borough Council - Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 Film

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00

Stevenage Borough Council will mark this year’s Holocaust Memo-rial Day virtually on Thursday 27 January.

The council is encouraging residents to come together virtually at 11am on Thursday 27 January to remember the six million Jews murder...

Time of Prayer and Lament Public

Time of Prayer and Lament

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

We shall be meeting for a time of prayer and lament
To remember all those who have lost their lives in genocide


Inter-Faith 'Coffee Morning' via Zoom

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 12:15

Our weekly Zoom Coffee Morning is a relaxed discussion group for those of faith(s) & none. We discuss topical events and Holocaust Memorial Day is always remarked on. Local events marking it are publicised.

'Inter-Faith Group for NW Ess...


Builth Wells Heritage Society

Saturday, 22 January 2022,

Our Heritage Front Window will be full of a display consisting of books, cuttings, memorabilia etc.


Holocaust Memorial Day Services

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds will hold a special service for Holocaust Memorial Day to remember the victims of genocide. The service will take place in the Peace Garden in the Abbey Gardens at 10.30 am. As well as the special service ...


HMD Service St Edmundsbury Cathedral

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:30

The annual HMD service at the Peace Garden, in the Abbey Gardens in Bury St Edmunds, will include a talk by me about the Children's Tree from Terezin/ Theresienstadt with a tree grown from seed brought back from there, being planted in the Gardens...


Holocaust Memorial Service

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:30

The Holocaust Memorial Service is led by St Edmundsbury Cathedral, and supported by West Suffolk Council. The service is held in the Holocaust Memorial Peace Garden in the Abbey Gardens in Bury St Edmunds, adjoining the Cathedral. Local school c...


School event - memorial flame day

Friday, 21 January 2022, - 12:30

Our Year 9 students will be writing messages of peace and hope on a paper candle template to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day. This activity will happen on the build up to Holocaust Memorial Day itself when they will be watching a relevant Ho...

Standing together flame Private

Standing together flame

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:30

Our scout troop created a flame to commemorate the lives lost during the Holocaust and World wide genocides and what we will do to help fight discrimination and prevent future genocides across the world


Survivor talk: Marcel Landenheim

Tuesday, 18 January 2022, - 11:15

We are running a workshop with the holocaust educational trust via zoom.
All of year 9 will take part in the workshop.

The Holocaust with Historian and Author Roger Moorhouse Public

The Holocaust with Historian and Author Roger Moorhouse

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:00

For Holocaust Memorial Day

The Holocaust: a selection of biographies with Historian Roget Moorhouse

Thursday 27th January at 7pm Online via Teams

Hear the story of the Holocaust using biographies from perpetrators, victims, co...


Light a Candle in the Darkness

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:45

Join us for a selection of poetry readings. At 8 pm connect with households across the UK who will be lighting candles to :
• remember those who were murdered for who they were
• stand against prejudice and hatred today
To book a...

ONE DAY - Names & Stories Public

ONE DAY - Names & Stories

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 09:00 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 16:00

ONE DAY - Names & Stories is an interactive display of photographs with QR codes.
It relates to the memorial photo wall in Auschwitz Birkenau.
One of the horrors of the Holocaust is the dehumanisation by erasing the names of the vi...


Holocaust Memorial Day Virtual Service

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:00 to Thursday, 26 January 2023, 23:30

Virtual Pre-filmed Interfaith Service
Welcome by the Lord Mayor of Norwich, Reverend Fiona Haworth & Rabbi Roderick Young
Includes survivor testimonies and Poems
Live streamed from 2pm on Thursday 27 January 2022

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...


Holocaust speaker

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:30 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 09:45

Sir William Ramsay is welcoming Maralyn Turgel online to speak to our students about her families experiences during the Holocaust.


The Windermere Boys

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:50 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 15:20

We are investigating the lives of the Windermere Boys using the book 'After the War'.


Holocaust Memorial Shared Reading Session

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

We will be holding a Holocaust Memorial Shared Reading Session, sharing and discussing poems.
To book a place at the session please contact us via the email address below.