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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.

The internment of Jewish refugees in Britain Public

The internment of Jewish refugees in Britain

Tuesday, 4 January 2022, - 09:30 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 17:00

The theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 is One Day. When war with Germany was declared on 3 September 1939, in just one day the status of German and Austrian refugees in Britain changed significantly. Having escaped to safety in a new country, ...

Private

Holocaust Memorial service Yr 6

Wednesday, 26 January 2022,

Our two year 6 classes will look at the holocaust in relation to their history learning. Looking at ww2 leaders, prejudice and propaganda and moving onto the similarities and differences between German and Jewish children's experiences in ww2.

Planting of a memorial oak tree Private

Planting of a memorial oak tree

Wednesday, 1 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...

Private

Keeping Memories Alive

Monday, 24 January 2022,

The whole school will engage in a dedicated lesson with their tutor about Holocause Memorial Day using a combination of resources from this website coupled with resources created by the SMSC lead.

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...

Public

Dumfries and Galloway Interfaith Group commemoration

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

An online event exploring the theme of 'One Day' and lighting special locally made candles to bring light to dark deeds.

The candles will also be lit in key locations in our our region, including Carlingwark Park in Castle Douglas where the...

Private

HMD Assembly

Monday, 31 January 2022, - 08:30

Introduction to HMD, the one day theme, the Holocaust and other genocides.
Late Polish Jewish Survivor's filmed testimony - the day she saw her parents and younger brother taken away to an extermination camp.
Reflection and Holocaust P...

Public

Exhibition

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 09:00

A small exhibition and display detailing the Holocaust and how it impacted on Epsom and Ewell.

Private

Guest speaker from G2G - Jane Curzon

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:11

Eden Park High School have a guest speaker Jane Curzon, coming to visit year 7 students on Holocaust Memorial Day.
Please find details of Jane's talk below -

Stella Curzon was born in Vienna in 1928 and came to England as a refugee a...

One Day - Past, Present and the Future Public

One Day - Past, Present and the Future

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 09:00 to Friday, 20 January 2023, 23:00

A short film produced by the Josef Herman Foundation and friends looking at three 'One Days's through music, poetry and recollections.
The first day is from the time of the Holocaust, when Josef Herman found sanctuary in Ystradgynlais.
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Hope and Remembrance Tree Public

Hope and Remembrance Tree

Wednesday, 26 January 2022,

In History and RE lessons this week, we have studied events leading up to the Holocaust, Kindertransport , Discriminatory laws against the Jews and The Final Solution.

Pupils have shown tremendous empathy, maturity and compassion for the Je...

Private

HMD Whole School Assembly

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 09:00

We delivered a whole school assembly to commemorate HMD and gave all children a sticker as a discussion point for the parents and their children. It was very well received and sparked lots of interesting conversation.

Public

'One Day - Past, Present and Future'

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 09:00

A short film, produced locally by the Trustees and friends of the Josef Herman Foundation, will look at three 'One Day's'.
The first One Day will be a day in the past, the time of the Holocaust, where we will hear Josef Herman's own words re...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Live Webinar

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

The Mayor of Croydon invites you to join him at Croydon’s Annual Holocaust Memorial Ceremony to be held on Thursday 27th January 2022 commencing at 12.00pm
via webinar from the Council Town Hall, Katharine Street.

The Mayor will read...

Screening of Getting Away with Murder(s) Public

Screening of Getting Away with Murder(s)

Saturday, 29 January 2022, - 13:30

This epic documentary investigates the legal aftermath of the Second World War – beyond the drama of the Nuremberg trials, the vast majority of Holocaust perpetrators and collaborators were never prosecuted. Director David Wilkinson brilliantly in...

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...

Private

HMD Workshop & Survivor's Story

Friday, 21 January 2022, - 14:30

Second generation survivor's presentation and introductory 'One Day' activity. Speaker provided by G2G.

Holocaust Memorial Day Information Display Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Information Display

Saturday, 8 January 2022, - 09:30 to Sunday, 30 January 2022, 16:00

Information display about Holocaust Memorial Day, the events it remembers and how people can get involved.

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

Details of the ceremony

the Mayor will read Croydon’s Pledge
presentations from schools
keynote from Generation2Generation
the Brundibar Opera Project
winners of the SACRE schools competition

Thurrock Council Annual Ceremony Public

Thurrock Council Annual Ceremony

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00

This is an annual ceremony to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day by Thurrock Council
The Service will take place on 27th January 2022 Led by Reverend Canon Darren Barlow the Mayor of Thurrock Cllr S Shinnick Portfolio Holder for Communities ...