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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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Holocaust Memorial Day Event Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Event

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 18:30

Join us for our annual Holocaust Memorial Day event to remember the millions murdered in the Holocaust and killed under Nazi regime. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda in which 70% of the Tutsi population...

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Holocaust Memorial Day - Ascot Holocaust Education Project

Sunday, 20 January 2019, - 15:30

The trustees of the Ascot Holocaust Education Project (AHEP) invite you to mark Holocaust Memorial Day on Sunday 20 January 2019 from 3.30pm to 5.00pm in the Community Room, Ascot Library, High Street, Ascot, SL5 7JF.AHEP aims to promote underst...

Rwanda - 25 Years Ago Public

Rwanda - 25 Years Ago

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 19:00

Join us for a cheese and wine evening with Father Mark Prevett as he relates his personal experiences in Rwanda.

Private

Assembly : Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 10:15 to Monday, 28 January 2019, 10:10

Our school will build a collective worship focused on Holocaust Memorial Day.Our Scorpius Class will focus learning on Holocaust Memorial Day this week.All our families will recieve information on Holocaust Memorial day 2019

Shoah Public

Shoah

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 11:00

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day we present a commemorative screening of Claude Lanzmann's nine-hour opus Shoah. Using no archival footage, Lanzmann instead focuses on first-person testimonies, employing a circular, free-associative method in asse...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Event: ‘Torn from Home’ Panel Discussion

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 18:00

Holocaust Memorial Day Event: ‘Torn from Home’ Panel DiscussionMonday, January 28, at 6pm in Council Room, King’s College London, Strand, WC2R 2LSPanellists: Jo Ingabire (Writer, Film-maker, Survivor, Co-founder of the Ishami Foundation), Dr...

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Schools’ programmes for HMD2019

Wednesday, 6 February 2019, - 09:30 to Thursday, 14 February 2019, 15:00

At the Synagogue South-West Essex and Settlement Reform Synagogue in Newbury Park, Ilford, Essex, we host local schools, (yr5 primary to Yr 11) for a programme consisting on rabbinic introduction and conclusion, with candle- lighting; chance to see a...

Holocaust Memorial Day Service Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 15:00

Join Merthyr Tydfil Public Libraries for a commemorative service at St David's Church.This event will be attended by special guests Ynysowen Male Voice Choir, Osian Llewellyn Edwards and Dawn Bowden AM for Merthyr and Rhymney. The event wil...

Foyer Display Public

Foyer Display

Friday, 11 January 2019, - 09:00 to Friday, 1 February 2019, 09:00

Small display on this year's theme 'Torn From Home'. The display includes life stories, booklets and postcards to take away.Located in the Institute Foyer and accessible during opening hours 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.

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Holocaust Memorial Ceremony

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 10:00

Holocaust Memorial Day Ceremony – Monday 28th January 2019Holocaust Memorial Day is the International Day of Remembrance for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocides. The theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 is ‘Torn from home'I...

Holocaust Memorial Day Service Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 15:00

Annual Free service to commemorate Holocaust Memorial DayHavering residents are invited to mark Holocaust Memorial Day at a special service in Romford on Sunday 27 January. The service will be held at the Holocaust War Memorial in Coronation Gar...

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Holocaust Education for Schools

Wednesday, 30 January 2019,

We have invited year 9/10 pupils from secondary schools in our borough (Richmond upon Thames) to our synagogue where we will show them films, a Holocaust survivor will speak and we will engage them in workshops to understand how it felt to live throu...

Renee Bornstein - Life Story Public

Renee Bornstein - Life Story

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, - 18:30

Join us to listen to the deeply moving and inspiring story of Renee Bornstein, who was one of the hundreds of children rescued by resistance worker Marianne Cohn. There will be time to discuss our responses to her story and participants can also send...

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HMD 2019 Displays

Saturday, 19 January 2019, - 09:00 to Saturday, 2 February 2019, 11:00

Display of HMD materials and posters in Essex Libraries Ingatestone and Greater Anglia Ingatestone Station waiting rooms

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 Susie Barnett Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 Susie Barnett

Wednesday, 30 January 2019, - 19:00

Susie Barnett (nee Frankenberg) was born in Nazi Germany. In a talk for Holocaust Memorial Day, she tells the story of her family's escape and the price they all paid for survival.

Public

Kindertransport: The Story of Wilfred Israel

Sunday, 20 January 2019, - 18:30

The film will be The WILFRID ISRAEL STORY a film initially shown at the London Jewish Film Festival a year ago. It is a true enigma of a man who in being one of the architects of the Kindertransport probably saved many more Jews than Shindler ever di...

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HMD Civic Commemoration

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 13:30

Please join fellow Bristol residents for the civic commemoration on Friday January 25th 2019 from 1.30 – 4.45 pm at the City Hall, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TR.Hear speakers from diverse communities share reflections on the 2019 theme ‘Torn fro...

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 13:30

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 1.30pm – 1.45pm Barking Town Hall Square 2.00pm – 3.30pm Barking Town Hall, Council ChamberThe London Borough of Barking and Dagenham’s commemorative event will bring together the civic, faith and political leadershi...

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HMD Civic Commemoration

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 13:30

Please join fellow Bristol residents for the civic commemoration on Friday January 25th 2019 from 1.30 – 4.45 pm at the City Hall, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TR.Hear speakers from diverse communities share reflections on the 2019 theme ‘Torn fro...

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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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