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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). Explore our activity map to see activities that took place online across the UK for HMD 2021.


Kirkwall Grammar School's Artistic Flame Event/Display

Friday, 22 January 2021, - 09:00 to Wednesday, 27 January 2021, 15:00

Pupils and staff of Kirkwall Grammar School will be involved in making and displaying a Memorial Flame reflecting the logo for Holocaust Memorial Day. This activity will run from the January 22nd -27th 2021 and the finished flames will be displaye...


Candle Drawings in Windows

Monday, 25 January 2021, - 10:00 to Thursday, 28 January 2021, 09:00

I teach secondary pupils at Westray Junior High, a small secondary school of 34 pupils in Orkney. We are working remotely at the moment. One of the subjects I teach is Personal and Social Education. This Sunday evening, I am going to encourage ...


Wednesday, 27 January 2021, - 14:00

Local TV Channel Set To Livestream HMD in Brighton & Hove for Schools and Public

The Brighton & Hove Holocaust Education Project in partnership with Brighton & Hove City Council will be commemorating this year’s Holocaust Memori...


The Future of Holocaust Memory

Friday, 5 February 2021, - 13:30 to Friday, 5 February 2021, 15:30

A year ago, we were commemorating the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz at in-person events across the globe. A few months later, just as many museums and memorial sites were preparing for physical gatherings designed to mark further...

Music of the Jews during the Holocaust Public

Music of the Jews during the Holocaust

Tuesday, 26 January 2021, - 19:30

We will talk about the music the Jews created, played and sang by their own will during the Holocaust through two different topics:

1. The orchestras in ghettos and transit camps
2. The songs of the Jews during the Holocaust
We ...


Be the Light in the Darkness

Wednesday, 27 January 2021, - 11:00

The annual day chosen to remember the millions of victims of genocide around the world will be marked by Bradford Council next week.

On Wednesday 27th January at 11am, 6 million+ Charitable Trust and Creative Scene, in partnership with Brad...