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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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Torn from home Public

Torn from home

Monday, 28 January 2019,

Two ceremonies will reflect on the themes to be explored around the theme of "Torn from Home". There will be primary & secondary schools performing "A cappella " music as well as a Cantata. Also drama and dance ensemble. Rea...

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Leicester Commemorative Holocaust Memorial Day Event

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 19:00

The Event is open to all & admission is free.Young people who have visited Auschwitz will talk & answer questions on their experience. There will be appropriate musical contributions including klezmer songs. Professor Aubrey Newman,...

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Holocaust Memorial Service

Saturday, 26 January 2019, - 11:00

We are in our 19th consecutive year in having a Holocaust Memorial Service in Astley Park, Chorley at the War memorial/Cenotaph. Mayors, the local MP, councillors, Armed Forces with Standards, police, fire fighters, ambulance crews - meet and we hav...

HOME: Realities of a Refugee Private

HOME: Realities of a Refugee

Tuesday, 22 January 2019, - 11:00

HOME is a play performed for young people, by young people.HOME explores the lives of young people who have been torn from home from three different conflicts, the Holocaust, The Bosnian Genocide and the current refugee crisis. It’s the biggest c...

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Echo Eternal Sharing

Wednesday, 12 December 2018, - 00:30

CORE Education Trust on behalf of the UK Holocaust Memorial FoundationSchool artistic residency sharing at Archbishop Ilsley School and Sixth FormPart of the Echo Eternal Project www.echoeternal.orgEcho Eternal is a commemorative arts,...

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HMD Memorial Wrexham

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 10:30

A memorial event, with a variety of speakers to illustrate this year's theme 'Torn From Home'. Exhibitions are available to view from 10.00am with the event starting at 10.30am finishing at 12.00pm. Food from the various cultures and...

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Tree Planting & Bagel Brunch

Sunday, 20 January 2019, - 10:00

10am meet Lancaster University Chaplaincy Centre for Tree Planting - Tu B’ Shevat at Lancaster University memorial Woodland. Followed by Bagel Brunch at the Jewish Rooms with speakers.

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Commemorating the Holocaust at Lancaster Town Hall

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 18:30

Join us in the Lancaster The Garden of Remembrance and then in Lancaster Town Hall for candle lighting and prayers followed by performances and reflections with guest speaker Trevor Avery, Lake District Holocaust Project.

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Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 00:00

Peterborough City Council in co-ordination with the Holocaust Memorial Day Planning Committee organises its own service in St John the Baptist Church, Cathedral Square, Peterborough during Holocaust Memorial Week. The service in 2019 will be held on...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Event

Saturday, 26 January 2019, - 10:30

Redditch Holocaust Memorial Day procession, community event and talk,10.30am Start from town hall to Holocaust Memorial Marker 10.45am Process through Kingfisher shopping centre 11.00am Event in Council Chamber Town Hall. Refreshments 12.00 ...

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Holocaust Memorial Ceremony

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 19:00

A Holocaust Memorial Ceremony is to be held in Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College in Darlington It is intended that the ceremony will include young students following their visit to Auschwitz and musicians that will add to this solemn and reverent c...

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Holocaust Memorial Ceremony 2019

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 19:00

The Celebrating Communities organisation for the 2019 Holocaust Memorial will be a traditional ceremony remembering the genocide of the Jewish faith and others across Europe during the dark days of 1940 to 1945. It will include condemnation of the...

Anne Frank: A History for Today Public

Anne Frank: A History for Today

Saturday, 19 January 2019,

Discover the life history of Anne Frank, her family and friends, their life in Germany and later in the secret annex in Amsterdam, against the background of the Holocaust and the Second World War.The exhibition, bought to the Hive in partnershi...

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Children Under the Nazis

Monday, 25 February 2019, - 09:30 to Thursday, 7 March 2019, 17:00

Sunderland library service will be displaying Children Under the Nazis; a poster exhibition which consists of 10 pop-up banner-stand posters which focus on the lives of a range of different children during Nazi rule, including Jewish children, disabl...

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Children Under the Nazis

Monday, 11 March 2019, - 09:30 to Thursday, 21 March 2019, 17:00

Sunderland library service will be displaying Children Under the Nazis; a poster exhibition which consists of 10 pop-up banner-stand posters which focus on the lives of a range of different children during Nazi rule, including Jewish children, disabl...

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Educational Talk on the Theme of Torn From Home

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 10:30

Sunderland Libraries Services are hosting educational visits for invited school groups based on this year’s Holocaust Memorial theme Torn from home.Our guest speaker is Ruth Heyman, Educational Co-Ordinator for Newcastle Reform Synagogue. T...

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Children Under the Nazis

Monday, 11 February 2019, - 09:30 to Thursday, 21 February 2019, 17:00

Sunderland Library Service will be displaying the exhibition Children Under the Nazis. The exhibition consists of 10 pop-up banner-stand posters which focus on the lives of a range of different children during Nazi rule, including Jewish children, di...

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'Torn From Home'

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 10:00

University and College Union Event for Staff, Students and Visitors Friday 25 January 10-12 Parsons 807 Newcastle CollegeA simple lunch of bread and soup will be providedHosted by: Kerry Lemon UCU Vice Chair and Any...

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Holocaust Memorial Day event

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 17:30

Our event in in January will be at the University of Bedfordshire , University Square, Luton, LU1 3JU. on the first floor, room 101. It is free, and there will be tea and coffee to welcome you in the foyer , where young guides will explain the Anne F...

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Whether your activity is private or open to the public, it matters to us. Each Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) activity makes up the bigger picture of how the UK marks 27 January.

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