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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.

Vigil of Prayer Private

Vigil of Prayer

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:30

A time of personal reflection in the oratory using HMD resources, music and readings.

Planting of a memorial oak tree Public

Planting of a memorial oak tree

Thursday, 2 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...

Holocaust Memorial Day Book Display Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Book Display

Saturday, 8 January 2022, - 09:30 to Monday, 31 January 2022, 17:00

A display of books - fiction and non-fiction - to commemorate Holocaust Memorial day. All items free to loan for Derbyshire Library members.

Swadlincote Library Opening Hours

Monday: 9.30am - 5pm
Tuesday: 9.30am - 5pm
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HMD service

Sunday, 30 January 2022, - 10:30

Sunday morning worship including HMD commemoration

Private

HMD School Assembly

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 08:35 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 15:10

HMD school assembly educating students on the history of the Holocaust, focusing on the life of Leon Greenman, a survivor

Tamworth Library Remembers Public

Tamworth Library Remembers

Tuesday, 25 January 2022,

We have put together a visual display to encourage people to both remember and learn from "Man's inhumanity to his fellow man".
Portrayed is information about numerous counts of genocide across the globe.

Holocaust Memorial Day: A Survivor Remembers with  Dorit Oliver-Wolff Public

Holocaust Memorial Day: A Survivor Remembers with Dorit Oliver-Wolff

Thursday, 20 January 2022, - 18:00

Holocaust Memorial Day on 27th January will be the annual reminder of the biggest crime against humanity in the twentieth century.
We are honoured to host survivor Dorit Oliver-Wolff. She will talk about her traumatic experiences as a child ...

Public

Echo Eternal Horizons 2022

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

Students from Jewellery Quarter Acaademy, other CORE academy trust schools and the Echo Eternal project are putting on a live performance at Birmingham Town Hall to honour the survivors of the Holocaust and their testimony

Public

Birmingham's Holocaust Memorial Day Event 2022

Sunday, 30 January 2022, - 14:00

Birmingham will be commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day on Sunday 30th January 2022 at Millennium Point, in the city centre. Doors open at 1.30pm, with the commemorative ceremony starting at 2.00 pm. The ceremony will be led by The Lord Mayor of B...

Public

Bromsgrove HMD Service

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00

A small Service will be held at the Holocaust Memorial plaque in Sanders Park, Kidderminster Road, Bromsgrove. The Service will be led by the Chairman of Bromsgrove Council, Cllr Rod Laight and Rev Ray Khan, vicar at St John's Church, Bromsgrove...

Public

Holocaust Talk

Tuesday, 18 January 2022, - 12:50

A speaker from Generation 2 Generation is coming to the school to talk about her family's experience of the Holocaust.

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day event - 'One day...'

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:30

We are honoured to have Holocaust survivor, Dr. Mindu Hornick MBE, as our guest speaker.
Students from local schools and the University of Worcester will be taking part, providing music and readings on the theme of 'One day...'.

Plea...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Poetry Event

Saturday, 29 January 2022, - 19:00

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2022, Ade Couper, Worcestershire Poet Laureate, is organising a poetry event on Saturday 29th January from 19:00 to take place on Zoom. All are welcome: participants have been asked to read poems around this year's H...

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...

The Eye as Witness: Recording the Holocaust Public

The Eye as Witness: Recording the Holocaust

Saturday, 22 January 2022, - 11:00 to Sunday, 13 March 2022, 16:00

‘The Eye as Witness’ is an immersive multimedia experience examining Holocaust photography. It has been designed to make us question the motives behind the recording of historical events and to encourage critical thinking on racism, hatred and ‘fa...

Shirley Library Display Public

Shirley Library Display

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:00

The display erected at Shirley library includes posters from the HMD trust poster pack alongside appropriate books selected from throughout the Solihull libraries. The books selected include those by survivors such as Primo Levi to Holocaust overv...

Public

Solihull Holocaust Memorial Day Ceremony

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

The ceremony will be held virtually in order to make the event as accessible and Covid-safe as possible.

A zoom link hosted by the synagogue will be provided for invited attendees and the wider public are welcome to watch via a Facebook/Yo...

Public

Redditch Holocaust Memorial Civic Event

Saturday, 29 January 2022, - 10:15

10.15 - Meet outside the Town Hall
10.30 - Start the walk to the marker
10.35 – Event starts
11.00 – Event closes