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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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HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:00

Candlelit parade and ceremony to include videos, speakers and musical performances.

Private

The Windermere Boys

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:50 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 15:20

We are investigating the lives of the Windermere Boys using the book 'After the War'.

Kindness: A Legacy of the Holocaust - international premiere Public

Kindness: A Legacy of the Holocaust - international premiere

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

Join us for the premiere of 'Kindness: A Legacy of the Holocaust' - a new verbatim play about the survival of Susan Pollack MBE who joins us on stage after the performance for a question and answer session along with the writers of the play and ca...

Private

G2G with Bournemouth and Poole HMD committee student event

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 10:00

Our events this year are dedicated to the memories of Walter and Herta Kammerling and Otto Hutter. They all came to this country on the Kindertransport, lived locally and between them told their stories of survival to thousands of people.
Ou...

David Cesarani Holocaust Memorial Lecture Public

David Cesarani Holocaust Memorial Lecture

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 18:30

Re-presenting the Holocaust at the Imperial War Museum

James Bulgin
Head of Content for the new Holocaust Galleries, Imperial War Museums

James started work on the project in 2016. Before joining IWM James worked as a commercia...

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Information Sharing

Thursday, 6 January 2022, - 16:00 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 16:00

Through internal communication channels such as our weekly news update and our Faith & Spirituality Staff Network, we shared information about a range of topics related to Holocaust Memorial Day. These included the links between genocide and e...

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Inter-Faith 'Coffee Morning' via Zoom

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 12:15

Our weekly Zoom Coffee Morning is a relaxed discussion group for those of faith(s) & none. We discuss topical events and Holocaust Memorial Day is always remarked on. Local events marking it are publicised.

'Inter-Faith Group for NW Ess...

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Faith & Spirituality Staff Network - Considering Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 20 January 2022, - 12:30 to Thursday, 20 January 2022, 13:30

Our Faith & Spirituality Staff Network got together and had a discussion about Holocaust Memorial Day which included learning from participants' experiences, highlighting links between the Holocaust and religion, reflecting on different genoci...

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Fighting Back

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:00 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 15:00

The Archivist for AJEX (Association for Jewish Ex-Servicemen and Women) Martin Sugarman speaks to Hillingdon Libraries about the part Holocaust survivors played in our military. His book "Fighting Back" talks about British Jewry's military contri...

Public

Missing Grandparents and the survival of my parents during the Holocaust

Sunday, 6 February 2022, - 16:00

Noreen Plen tells the story of both her mother and father who survived the war in Poland and Russia.

“In different ways my parents fell victim to two of the most evil people on the planet, Joseph Stalin and Adolf Hitler, and the family hist...

Private

Act of commemoration and Survivor talk

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 10:00

Our events this year are dedicated to the memories of Walter and Herta Kammerling and Otto Hutter. They all came to this country on the Kindertransport, lived locally and between them told their stories of survival to thousands of people.
Ou...

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Monday, 24 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...

Public

Act of Commemoration and presentations

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 14:00

All our activities this year are dedicated to the memories of Walter and Herta Kammerling and Otto Hutter. They all came to this country on the Kindertransport, lived locally and between them told their stories of survival to thousands of people.<...

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Tuesday, 1 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...

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...

AJR Refugee Voices Holocaust Memorial Day Event 2022 Public

AJR Refugee Voices Holocaust Memorial Day Event 2022

Tuesday, 18 January 2022, - 16:00

Kurt Marx BEM, Dr Susanne Frane, Larissa Schmitz & Johanna Marx will be in conversation with Dr Bea Lewkowicz for Holocaust Memorial Day.

The theme of this year’s HMD is ‘One Day’. Kurt Marx BEM came to the UK on the 18th of January 193...

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Generation 2 Generation school visit and talk

Wednesday, 9 February 2022, - 09:00 to Wednesday, 9 February 2022, 12:00

Generation 2 Generation will send a speaker to tell the story of their parent who was a holocaust survivor, to the whole of Year 9.

HMD: One Day, With Teens and Janine Webber Public

HMD: One Day, With Teens and Janine Webber

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:00

Special ceremony run by our year 10 Kabbalat Torah group, after completing the Harry Jacobi Memorial Project. This offers them the opportunity to explore the Holocaust through personal testimony of survivors and 2nd and 3rd generation survivors. <...

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Brent's Holocaust and Genocide Memorial Day

Thursday, 3 February 2022, - 18:00

This year marks the 76th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest Nazi death camp. The Holocaust threatened the fabric of civilisation, and genocide must still be resisted every day. Our world often feels fragile and vulner...

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Whole school assembly

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 08:35

Year 9 led whole school assembly which included a recording of an interview with staff at Imperial War Museum.