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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.

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2nd Tiverton Scouts meeting

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 19:00

We had planned a Commonwealth Games evening on our meeting night of 28th January, but I received an email from Scouts HQ regarding HMD and purely coincidentally I listened to Sir Ben Helfgott on Dessert Island Discs and thought could I combine the...

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Somerset Library Displays

Monday, 17 January 2022,

Across Somerset Libraries we will be remembering the lives of those persecuted and murdered during the Holocaust, and in the genocides that followed. Libraries across Somerset will be displaying books and memoirs from Holocaust survivors as well a...

HMD event Public

HMD event

Monday, 17 January 2022, - 19:00

We hold a Prayer for Israel meeting every month. Due to the international Holocaust Memorial Day being this month, I did talk this month and showed some footages so that we can be reminded of the atrocities that have happened and to raise awarenes...

Holocaust Memorial Day Public

Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 11:45

Buckingham Town Council will be commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day on Thursday 27th January 2022 at an inaugural ceremony around Bourton Park’s new Memorial Stone. The service is open to anyone who wishes to attend.
Holocaust Memorial Day,...

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Service of Remembrance

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:15

A service of reflection on Holocaust Memorial Day, sung by the Choir of Exeter College, Oxford with settings of the psalms by Salamone Rossi, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, and Herbert Howells.

Oxford Holocaust Memorial Events Series: One Day When We Tell Their Stories Public

Oxford Holocaust Memorial Events Series: One Day When We Tell Their Stories

Thursday, 20 January 2022, - 14:00 to Sunday, 13 February 2022, 18:00

Oxford Holocaust Memorial Events Series: One Day When We Tell Their Stories

Welcome to the Oxford Holocaust Memorial Events Series 2022, part of the Humanities Cultural Programme. Each year, on Holocaust Memorial Day (27th January), we come...

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Memorial Service

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

A short memorial service for everyone, given by students and religious figures at the university!

HMD Lecture Public

HMD Lecture

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:00

Oxford Interfaith Forum is delighted to invite you to a special event on Thursday, 27th January at 18:00 GMT when we mark the International Holocaust Memorial Day.

We are deeply honoured to welcome Dame Stephanie (Steve) Shirley CH as our ...

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HMD 2022 Commemoration Ceremony

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

HMD 2022 Commemoration at Exeter Cathedral
Candle lighting, singing, reflections and prayers
Free event

planting of two memorial oak trees Private

planting of two memorial oak trees

Tuesday, 15 February 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...

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HMD 2022 Commemoration

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

A multi-faith commemoration and candle-lighting ceremony will be held at 1pm on 27th Jan at Exeter Cathedral. Invited guests include the Lord Mayor of Exeter, the Chair of DCC, the Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Devon and representatives from the Exete...

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Keeping the flame alive

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:00

Musician Rosemary Schonfeld is 2nd Generation Holocaust and grew up in Canada unaware that her father was Jewish. Most of his family was murdered in the Holocaust. After his death, she traced his former sister in-law who survived Auschwitz, her Au...

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Lessons from Rwanda

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:30

Lessons from Rwanda
In conversation with Eric Murangwa Eugene, a survivor of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.
Eric Murangwa Eugene MBE is a survivor of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, a former Rwandan inter...

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...

Inter faith service Public

Inter faith service

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 12:00

Borough Mayor of King's Lynn and West Norfolk joins readers from many faiths for an open air service held at a memorial tree planted 21 years ago for the first HMD.
Pupils from a local school choir add the music for a short service and wreat...

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Lessons from Rwanda

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:30

Lessons from Rwanda
In conversation with Eric Murangwa Eugene, a survivor of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.
Eric Murangwa Eugene MBE is a survivor of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, a former Rwandan inter...

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Lessons from Rwanda

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:30

Eric Murangwa Eugene MBE is a survivor of the 1994 genocide
against the Tutsi in Rwanda, a former Rwandan international
footballer (and national team captain), and a genocide
education campaigner and sport for development and pea...

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...

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Chapel Talk on HMD

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 08:30 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 09:00

I spoke to the Lower School the morning of Tuesday 25th January and Upper School the morning of Thursday 27th about Holocaust Memorial Day, including Anne Frank in the news recently, Steven Frank and my own visit to Auschwitz.