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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.

Film discussion Public

Film discussion

Monday, 31 January 2022, - 07:00

For our second event as part of our HMD event series we will be hosting a film discussion night on the 31st January discussing Steve Spielberg’s Schindler’s List, all are welcome ! Details below

Talk Public

Talk

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:09 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 21:00

Cardiff Holocaust Educational Trust Ambassadors are delighted to invite Cardiff University students and staff to hear from @generation2generation to to commentate Holocaust Memorial Day with speaker Helen Stone who will be telling her Mother’s inc...

Private

Library Lesson

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00 to Monday, 31 January 2022, 15:00

Library lessons for year 7 & 8, discussing Tom Palmer’s book After the War, watching a discussion between Tom and a Holocaust survivor and responding to these by creating a class scrapbook.

Private

HMP Downview

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 16:30 to Monday, 31 January 2022, 08:30

Display board at our main gate and information put around the jail

Wales National HMD Ceremony 2022 Public

Wales National HMD Ceremony 2022

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00

The Wales National HMD Ceremony for 2022 will be broadcast online from 11am on 27 January 2022. It features contributions from the First Minister of Wales, the Lord Mayor of Cardiff and the Leader of Cardiff Council and the Chief Executive of the...

Private

Holocaust Memorial Week

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 09:00 to Friday, 29 January 2021, 15:30

CSS South hosts it's annual cross curricular Holocaust Memorial week.

The week is designed to enable all members of it's community to engage in learning activities that enhance their understanding of the events and issues around the Holocau...

Private

Who were the 6 million?

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 09:00 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 11:00

Wednesday 26th saw Year 9 involved in workshops throughout the morning exploring the story of Holocaust survivor Leon Greenman and the key events of the Holocaust. In the afternoon they worked on their creative responses. On Thursday morning they ...

Afternoon Talk with Zigi Shipper, Holocaust Survivor Public

Afternoon Talk with Zigi Shipper, Holocaust Survivor

Thursday, 3 February 2022, - 12:00

Zigi Shipper is a survivor of the Holocaust. As a child, he experienced the Lodz Ghetto and several camps including Auschwitz-Birkenau.

Come and join us on the 3rd February to hear his incredible story.

Holocaust Memorial Day Book Display Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Book Display

Friday, 21 January 2022, - 09:00 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 17:00

At Clacton Library we have put together a book display for Holocaust Memorial Day using books that reiterate stories from the Holocaust.

All books are available to borrow from the library. More books about the holocaust can be reserved thro...

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

Generation2Generation

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 11:00 to Wednesday, 26 January 2022, 12:00

Judith Hayman will be in on Tuesday 25th January and Debra Barnes on Wednesday 26th January to tell their family stories to students in Year 9 & 10. We are pleased to welcome these guest speakers as part of the Generation2Generation project te...

HMD Assemblies at Priory Community School Private

HMD Assemblies at Priory Community School

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:35 to Friday, 4 February 2022, 09:00

We ran a series of assemblies for all students from ages 11 to 16 at Priory Community School Academy in Weston-super-Mare. These were built around the theme of ONE DAY from #HMD2022. As part of this, we shared the story of Ruth Barnett, a Holocaus...

HLC Library Tree of Light - HMD 2022 Public

HLC Library Tree of Light - HMD 2022

Thursday, 13 January 2022, - 10:00 to Monday, 31 January 2022, 11:30

Read inspirational quotes from Holocaust survivors on the HLC Library "Tree of Light", which sits at the centre of our HMD 2022 display. Why not add your own 'leaf' to it's branches whether it's a message of hope for the future or a remembrance w...

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

Service of Commemoration

Tuesday, 26 January 2021, - 18:00

A service of commemoration will be held in the Council Chamber of the Civic Centre, Southend on sea. Mr Bernie Graham will speak about the experiences of his family in the holocaust. The service will include music and poetry and a presentation f...

Public

Var's Journey

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day, Godalming Museum is telling the story of Var Ashe Houston BEM in the museum window. Var Ashe Houston, who was awarded the British Empire Medal for services to Holocaust Remembrance in this year’s New Year Honours, e...

Private

One Day I wish...

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 08:35 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 09:00

Each tutor group will be looking at the story of a Holocaust or genocide survivor and reflecting on what they can learn. Each group will fill in a a luggage tag with their 'One Day I wish...' message which will form a display in the History corrid...

Public

Zoom Church service

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 10:00

A zoom Church Service to mark Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Remembrance Tree Private

Holocaust Remembrance Tree

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 08:35 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 16:00

There will be a white wooden tree strewn with lights upon which golden leaves will be hung. Each leaf will bear the name of a child who died during the holocaust. Every student and teacher in the school will hang a leaf on the tree throughout the ...