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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.

Planting of a memorial oak tree Public

Planting of a memorial oak tree

Sunday, 23 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...

Private

Film Screening

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 13:15 to Wednesday, 26 January 2022, 14:15

Screening of 'The Pianist'

Private

HMD Photography Exhibition

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 08:30 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 16:00

Photography exhibition on Holocaust, Nazi Persecution, Cambodia, Darfur, Bosnia and Rwanda genocides.

HMD Information & Book Display Public

HMD Information & Book Display

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 09:30 to Tuesday, 1 February 2022, 17:00

Caerphilly Library will have a display of books & information marking Holocaust Memorial Day. There will be both fiction and non-fiction books, along with stickers and information leaflets available to take away, kindly gifted by The Holocaust...

Public

Tree of Hope

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 14:00 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 14:00

Two classes learnt about the Kindertransport and listened to some of the films. The young people then made an arts activity and every pupil put on the tree their hopes for the future.

Holocaust Memorial Day Public

Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:45

‘One Day’ is the theme for this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day. Join us at Drapers Hall to listen to our main speaker Joanna Millan BEM talk about her experiences as a child followed by readings, music and poems. The event is FREE but ticketed. T...

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Tuesday, 25 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 Memorial Day Service and Information Day Private

Holocaust Memorial Day Service and Information Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

A service commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day will take place Thursday 27th January 2022, at 6pm, hosted by the University of Lincoln’s Multi-Faith Chaplaincy. This will include readings, reflection, a poetry reading by students from the Internat...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Sunday, 30 January 2022, - 15:00

Organised jointly by leaders of the Jewish, Methodist and Catholic communities in Lincoln, the meeting will include, music, testimonies, prayers from Jewish and Christian sources, poems, the lighting of candles, the laying of stones and reflection...

Private

Holocaust remembrance day peace talk

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 20:00

As part of the peace council we are going to do a presentation to our peers about the Holocaust and it’s relevance today and then hear from a Holocaust survivor.

Private

Fraserburgh Academy HMD

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:50 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 15:25

Fraserburgh Academy will be organizing a IDL learning project for our S1 & S2 pupils to participate in based around the theme of this years HMD. We will also hear from our senior pupils who have participated in the Lessons from Auschwitz proje...

Private

Tie a Purple Ribbon for Peace...

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 10:00

On each of our campuses (we have four), will be a tree that students will be able to tie a purple ribbon on in commemoration of HMD. A display banner will be visible and the posters from HMDT on the 2022 theme, One Day....our Jewish Chaplain along...

Private

Helen Stretton article

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:00

I will be publishing an article for my colleagues to read

SOUL HAVEN - HMD Public

SOUL HAVEN - HMD

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 18:00

Weekly gathering for gentle meditation/relaxation - this week will be dedicated to the theme and recognition of HMD in Leicester city centre Unitarian chapel (Great Meeting)

Private

Assembly

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:40

We have a speaker from Generation 2 Generation coming in to deliver a whole-school assembly. Our guest will then deliver a Q and A session with A-Level students before joining several of our students walking to take part in a memorial conducted by...

Public

Leicester Museum & Art Gallery

Sunday, 30 January 2022, - 00:00

Listen to readings of the testimonies of survivors and personal stories of family members lost.

View an exhibition of the Wiener Library from its origins in the holocaust to the present day.

Watch installation by artist George Sfouga...

Talk Public

Talk

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:09 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 21:00

Cardiff Holocaust Educational Trust Ambassadors are delighted to invite Cardiff University students and staff to hear from @generation2generation to to commentate Holocaust Memorial Day with speaker Helen Stone who will be telling her Mother’s inc...