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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). As we approach HMD 2020 activities will appear on the map so you can find activities happening near you.


Croydon Council HMD Candle Lighting & Civic Ceremony

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:55

Our event is divided into two parts. We have the Candle Lighting which starts at 11.55am in the council Town Hall Foyer. And this will consist of a speech from the leader of the council, Candle lighting and minute silence by The Worshipful the May...


Croydon Holocaust Memorial Event

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 00:00

candle lighting event and reading of the pledge by the Mayor of Croydon
Followed by an hour long presentation by schools and a speaker from Bosnia followed by refreshments


Visualizing the unspeakable

Friday, 17 January 2020,

An innovative way of engaging the young adults' readers and children with the Shoah is the use of the holocaust graphic novel. This genre is an emerging one managing to pass the trauma, the terror and mass murder in a visual narrative way. The in...


Annual Commemoration of HMD

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 14:00

We will be holding our annual HMD event at the Lighthouse Poole and will start with an Act of Commemoration in which adults and youngsters from 7 groups that illustrate the diversity of our locality light candles and read from the Statement of com...

A light that never goes out Public

A light that never goes out

Wednesday, 25 September 2019, - 10:00 to Wednesday, 2 October 2019, 13:00

One of the strongest visual markers of the scale of loss of life in the death and concentration camps are the piles of shoes from the men, women and children sent to the gas chambers.
Our piece uses children's shoes donated by the community ...


Holocaust Memorial Schools Conference

Wednesday, 29 January 2020, - 12:30

This conference is an opportunity for students to develop a broader understanding of the Holocaust, its surrounding issues and contemporary relevance, while getting valuable experience of University-level teaching and learning. They will attend a...

HMD Schools engagement project and final commemortive event Private

HMD Schools engagement project and final commemortive event

Monday, 27 January 2020,

Since August 2019 the St Mungo Museum has been working with 15 x S2 pupils from Holyrood and St Andrew's Secondary Schools and Rosshall Academy in Glasgow to explore the meaning of HMD focusing on this year's theme 'Standing Together'. We are a...


Glasgow City Council Schools HMD Event

Thursday, 30 January 2020, - 10:00

The Glasgow Schools HMD event is hosted annually by Glasgow School children to an audience of Local Politicians, Education Staff, HMD Steering Group members and other school children.

The event consists of survivor talks, drama, music and r...


S2 Holocaust Memorial Event

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00

Our second year pupils at Bishopbriggs Academy will take part in our annual Holocaust Memorial Day event. Departments across the school offer workshops to pupils to improve their understanding of the Holocaust and its' relevance today. Senior pupi...


ECG Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

We will hold a moment of silence at 1pm, and have some interactive info points in the garden. Refreshments also available


HMD Event, School Display

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 08:00

Display in 'The Street' in our school of work form students across all curriculums,
Based on the Theme of Stand Together Flames
Will include artwork, poetry, writing and information supplied by HMD trust.
Myself (Curriculum Assis...