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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.

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Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Wednesday, 30 January 2019, - 18:15

The event takes place in the Civic Offices and there will be input from various MK secondary schools and the MK and District Reform Synagogue Choir. The service will last approximately 1 hour and light refreshments will be served afterwards.The...

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Holocuast Memorial Day Service

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 08:40

We will be having a commemorative event in Ely Cathedral with 600 pupils from Years 7-13 from King's Ely- a holocaust partner school .

Private

HMP Durham Holocaust Awareness

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 09:00

HMP Durham is holding a Holocaust Memorial Day on 28th January. This will include visual displays, poems written by prisoners, audio poems and much more. This is to allow both prisoners and staff to be given the opportunity to learn about what happ...

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Holocaust Memorial Day/Lessons from Auschwitz

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 12:00

The four members of the University of Buckingham that took part in the first Universities Project in November 2018 showed a series of films about the Holocaust and all other genocides, shared poems, and ran a discussion session for those who wished t...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Durham

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, - 18:00

We will be showing a screening of the documentary 'Numbered', followed by a student panel discussion and a Q&A, on Holocaust remembrance and modern day anti-semitism. We will be ending with some English readings and Hebrew prayers in me...

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Holocaust Memorial Day

Wednesday, 6 February 2019,

A simple assembly. KS2 children. Powerpoint and information about Anne Frank. Discussed the emotions children involved might have felt. Prayer - teacher led. Song - We Will Remember. Music - Schindler's List played by Perlman. Each child l...

Speaking across the divide: Growing up in the shadow of the Holocaust Public

Speaking across the divide: Growing up in the shadow of the Holocaust

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 18:00

For Holocaust Memorial Day 2019, the University of Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education presents an illuminating and memorable insight into the continuing impact and inherited legacies of the Holocaust across the generations. Derek Niemann, gr...

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Children Under the Nazis

Monday, 25 February 2019, - 09:30 to Thursday, 7 March 2019, 17:00

Sunderland library service will be displaying Children Under the Nazis; a poster exhibition which consists of 10 pop-up banner-stand posters which focus on the lives of a range of different children during Nazi rule, including Jewish children, disabl...

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HMD week in Learning Resourse Centre

Monday, 21 January 2019,

All week in our Learning Resource Centre there has been HMD displays, we took part in the Postcard Project and we hosted a quiz based on the British Heroes of the Holocaust. There was a creative writing competition and also an Art competition, both b...

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Remember

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 11:01

Residential Dementia Care Home with 1 Jewish Resident

Private

Stephen Perse Foundation

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 08:45

Yr 10 students are taken off timetable for the whole day to learn about the Holocaust. The first session gives them an overview of the Holocaust with members of the History, RS and Geography departments delivering sessions to help them explore the ...

Cambridge Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Ceremony Public

Cambridge Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Ceremony

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 15:00

The HMD Civic Ceremony will comprise songs, readings, poetry and drama, all inspired and interspersed by moving words from survivor testimonies and uplifting words from groups actively supporting refugees and the homeless, campaigning for equalities ...

Cambridge Tea & Talk with Holocaust Survivor, Eva Clarke Public

Cambridge Tea & Talk with Holocaust Survivor, Eva Clarke

Monday, 11 February 2019, - 17:30

Title: EVA CLARKE, 'ONE FAMILY'S STORY OF THE HOLOCAUST' Date: Monday 11th February Time: 5.30pm Refreshments & 6pm to 7pm talk followed by Q&A Venue: MichaelHouse, Trinity Street, Cambridge, CB2 1SU Tickets: This is a free...

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Children Under the Nazis

Monday, 11 March 2019, - 09:30 to Thursday, 21 March 2019, 17:00

Sunderland library service will be displaying Children Under the Nazis; a poster exhibition which consists of 10 pop-up banner-stand posters which focus on the lives of a range of different children during Nazi rule, including Jewish children, disabl...

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Cheltenham's Act of Remembrance

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 18:30

Cheltenham's Act of Remembrance will highlight this year's theme 'Torn from home' with reflections as well as poetry, prayers and psalms. The event will be led by Dame Janet Trotter. Planned by a partnership of Cheltenham Hebre...

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Educational Talk on the Theme of Torn From Home

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 10:30

Sunderland Libraries Services are hosting educational visits for invited school groups based on this year’s Holocaust Memorial theme Torn from home.Our guest speaker is Ruth Heyman, Educational Co-Ordinator for Newcastle Reform Synagogue. T...

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Children Under the Nazis

Monday, 11 February 2019, - 09:30 to Thursday, 21 February 2019, 17:00

Sunderland Library Service will be displaying the exhibition Children Under the Nazis. The exhibition consists of 10 pop-up banner-stand posters which focus on the lives of a range of different children during Nazi rule, including Jewish children, di...

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Anne Frank : A History for Today exhibition

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 10:00 to Saturday, 26 January 2019, 17:30

Anne Frank – a history for today tells the story of Anne Frank against the background of the Holocaust and the Second World War. By presenting complex historical events alongside the life of an inspirational young woman, the exhibition enables visito...

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Education Session

Tuesday, 8 January 2019, - 17:00

We held an education session to teach our young people about the Holocaust and Genocide, and discussed the ways in which we can promote community cohesion in Gateshead. Each young person received a postcard with the name of a Bosnian Genocide victim ...