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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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Remembrance service

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 11:00

A special church service of remembrance for all the victims of the Holocaust with special guests from the Traveller/Roma/Gypsy community.Including exhibition, speakers, Bible message and local choir.

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Conversation Class - Holocaust Memorial Day

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 10:00

A special conversation class focusing on Holocaust Memorial Day we will look at key vocabularly followed by a discussion about the theme Torn from Home and postcard writing.Yiewsley Library's conversation class runs every Wednesday and is f...

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Brent Holocaust and Genocide Memorial Day 2019

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 19:00

Join us for an evening of reflection with speakers and communities who have been affected by the Holocaust and other Genocides around the world including Bosnia, Cambodia, Darfur and Rwanda. The programme will include music, talks, choirs and light ...

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HMD Memorial Day Postcard Project

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 09:30 to Friday, 1 February 2019, 17:00

Members of the public will be invited to find out about the lives of people who have experienced genocide from our display and write them a postcard.

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Postcard project

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 09:00 to Friday, 1 February 2019, 17:00

Postcard Project

Evening of Remembrance and Reflection Public

Evening of Remembrance and Reflection

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 18:00

Speeches, Presentations and Candle Lighting Ceremony to commemorate the Holocaust.Keynote Speaker: Dame Stephanie Shirley CH - A KinderTransport RefugeeGuest Presenters include: Maidenhead Synagogue Choir Chloe Smith - Lessons from Auschwit...

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Read Aloud - Holocaust Memorial Day

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 10:30 to Wednesday, 23 January 2019, 11:30

A 'Read Aloud' event focusing on Holocaust Memorial Day, join us to listen to stories and poetry about the theme 'Torn from Home'. Also included will be postcard writing as part of the 'Postcard Project' .Hayes E...

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Memorial Day

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 13:00

Memorial service

Holocaust Memorial Installation Private

Holocaust Memorial Installation

Monday, 14 January 2019, - 08:00 to Thursday, 31 January 2019, 18:00

Eden Girl's School pupils remember and reflect genocide in our Holocaust Day Memorial

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'Leon Greenman-Survivor' Film Screening

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, - 18:30

Leon Greenman survived Auschwitz, but he was still targeted by Nazis up until his death in 2008. This film tells the story of his remarkable contribution to the UK anti-fascist movement, as well as his lifelong commitment to speaking about the Holoca...

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Holocaust Memorial Day at JW3

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 10:30

This year the theme for Holocaust Memorial Day is “Torn from Home.” We will reflect on the world the Survivors were torn from to the world they encountered in Britain. The commemoration with include keynote speeches, readings with musical interludes....

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HMD Memorial Day Postcard Project

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 09:30 to Friday, 1 February 2019, 17:00

Members of the public are invited to fimd out about the lives of people who experienced genocide from our display and write them a postcard. Free Event

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South Hampstead Synagogue - Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 18:45

South Hampstead Synagogue Holocaust Memorial Day event.The evening will include a ceremony of commemoration and an opportunity to hear the testimonies of Manfred Goldberg, a Holocaust survivor and Jean Paul Samputu, a Survivor of the Rwandan Geno...

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'Leon Greenman - Survivor' Film Screening

Tuesday, 22 January 2019, - 18:30

Leon Greenman survived Auschwitz, but he was still targeted by Nazis up until his death in 2008. This film tells the story of his remarkable contribution to the UK anti-fascist movement, as well as his lifelong commitment to speaking about the Holoca...

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Postcard project

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 09:30 to Friday, 1 February 2019, 17:00

Postcard Project

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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Islington Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 10:00

A free event to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day. There was a moving testimony by Tracy Moses who spoke about her father, Harry Spiro, who is a Holocaust survivor. There were also remarks by Jeremy Corbyn MP, Emily Thornberry MP and leader of the C...

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UWE Bristol Library Holocaust Memorial Day Resource List

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 00:00 to Tuesday, 31 December 2019, 00:00

We want to commemorate this day of remembrance and reflection with films, books and documentaries dedicated to the people who suffered from Nazi persecution and genocide.You will need a UWE Bristol IT log in to access the online resources.

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HMD Memorial Day Postcard Project

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 09:30 to Friday, 1 February 2019, 17:00

Members of the public using the library will be invited to find out about the lives of people who have experienced genocide from our display and write them a postcard.

Man's Search for Meaning book discussion Public

Man's Search for Meaning book discussion

Thursday, 31 January 2019, - 19:30

Please join our discussion on 'Man's Search for Meaning' by Viktor Frankl, commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day.The book was written in 1946, chronicling Frankl's experiences as a prisoner in Nazi concentration camps during Wo...

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