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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. Explore our interactive map below to see the diverse range of activities that took place for HMD 2019. Activities for HMD 2020 will appear later in the year.


Light Up Stockton

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 16:00

We are marking Holocaust Memorial Day by turning some of our key landmarks in Stockton purple. We will be turning Stockton Town Hall, Stockton town centre fountains, riverside and New Port Bridge lighting purple on Sunday 27th January.


World Religion Day/Holocaust Memorial Day

Tuesday, 22 January 2019, - 12:30

The Challenging Youth Racism Team are hosting a 90 minute workshop combining World Religion Day and Holocaust Memorial Day. The event will run with 45 minutes on World Religion Day, through interactive tables of several different religions and a 45 m...

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY  - Commemorative Learning Activity in the LRC Private

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY - Commemorative Learning Activity in the LRC

Sunday, 27 January 2019,

Information and active learning lessons in the LRC directed and delivered by the LRC Manager in commemoration of the Holocaust and in conjunction with HMD on 27th January 2019. These are delivered to various year groups where the curriculum requires...


Holocaust Memorial Ceremony

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 10:00

A small ceremony to mark Holocaust Memorial Day led by the Mayor of Redcar and Cleveland with prayers, poems and laying of flowers at the Holocaust Memorial Tree in the Garden of Remembrance in Redcar. Civic guests, representatives from Redcar Brit...

Holocaust Memorial Day Public

Holocaust Memorial Day

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 12:00

Readings by a variety of faiths; Muslim, Christian, Jewish, Quakers and Catholics. Also by community groups. Borough Mayor gave a reading along with the leader of the borough council. Service was at the Town Hall in King's Lynn and was followed...

Anne Frank: A History for Today Public

Anne Frank: A History for Today

Saturday, 19 January 2019,

Discover the life history of Anne Frank, her family and friends, their life in Germany and later in the secret annex in Amsterdam, against the background of the Holocaust and the Second World War.The exhibition, bought to the Hive in partnershi...


Holocaust Memorial Day - Torn from Home

Saturday, 26 January 2019, - 10:30

'Torn from Home' is the theme for this year's Worcester HMD event. Following the Mayor's welcoming address, the experiences of survivors of the Holocaust and the Rwandan genocide will be presented through video and personal testi...

Barrow Library Holocaust Memorial Day Interactive Display Public

Barrow Library Holocaust Memorial Day Interactive Display

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 09:30 to Saturday, 23 February 2019, 16:00

Holocaust Memorial Day event at Barrow Library.Pop in anytime between Monday 21st January and 25th February to look at our display. Read testimonies and life stories of survivors from around the world. Walk around our display of ‘Moving Images’ ...


Holocaust Memorial Day Performance and Exhibtion

Saturday, 26 January 2019, - 10:00

Performances from King James 1 Academy, Hermitage Academy and talk by survivor Eva Clarke. There will also be an exhibition which will include information on the 'Porrajmos' the term used to describe the Gypsy holocaust. Local historical r...


Actions Have Reactions

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 09:00 to Tuesday, 23 April 2019, 09:00

Two 6th Form students took part in a Holocaust Educational Trust visit to Auschwitz titled "Lessons from Auschwitz". They had to disseminate what lessons they had learned from visiting the camps. As we are a SEN school and 6th form, it was ...


Key Stage 4 assembly

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, - 09:00

An assembly by two of our 6th Form students who visited Auschwitz with the Holocaust Educational Trust to try to explain to younger students what they saw, felt and learned from the experience.


Springmount Christian Fellowship Display

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 10:12

I have limited space but will use the information that HMD has provided plus others that I have to make a display for all to see when they arrive at church and also after the service. I will man the display in case there are individuals that want mor...


Torn from Home

Friday, 25 January 2019,

Display of posters from the resources pack, with books from library stock.


Postcard Project

Wednesday, 13 February 2019, - 18:30

As the opening activity for our monthly writers group we will be taking part in the postcard project - reading the stories of Renee and Sokphal and writing a post card response to them.


Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 18:00 to Sunday, 27 January 2019, 18:45

St Andrew's Church, Bedford will be holding a reflective service of commemoration.

Rachel Public


Monday, 28 January 2019, - 19:30

Mrs Rachel Levy is a survivor of Auschwitz Concentration Camp. Mrs Levy is also a survivor of the Death March that took place when the the Nazis wanted Auschwitz emptied out as the Red Army and the allied war effort drew ever closer. Mrs Levy is also...


Clwb Hanes Remembers

Wednesday, 23 January 2019,

As part of History Club a display board will be used using resources and information the pupils research. A photo will be taken and then uploaded onto the twitter page.


Poetry of Genocide

Saturday, 26 January 2019, - 19:00

Join us at for an evening dedicated to exploring the voices of conflict, persecution and resistance.Featuring poetry, autobiography and prose from writers across the centuries who have experienced first-hand the savage violence of genocide and ho...


Holocaust Memorial Day at MK Rose

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 14:00

Join us at the MK Rose in Campbell park as we remember the Holocaust and subsequent genocides and reaffirm our shared goals of mutual understanding and justice.The event is free to attend. Park in the centre:mk car parks (John Lewis end) and use ...


Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 08:00

HMP Durham will be commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day by unifying several departments in order to potenially create displays, talking tours, a film viewing, discussion groups, make available relevant books etc.The Prisoners will lead what they ...