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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.

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

Join us from 6.15pm as the Parade of The Weeping Sisters marches through the town Centre.

A solemn procession of large figures, reflecting the grief of women for the Holocaust and other genocides, beginning at The Commercial Hotel, New Stre...


Marking all Genocides

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 10:30 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 14:00

Information and survivor speakers
Times to be confirmed if not listed

A three day information event with daily headline survivor speakers from various genocides. The event, in Mirfield Library Huddersfield Rd, Mirfield, West Yorkshire...


Book Discussion

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:30

From 7th January to 31st January 2022 we will be having a display of books - fiction and non-fiction to help commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day.
This event will be an opportunity to discuss these books and share your reading experiences.


A note through time

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

Pupils from across Special Schools in Tameside have created postcards to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2022. We thought about the theme 'One day....' and thought about letters and how these are becoming less popular as we move through time.



Book Display

Friday, 7 January 2022, - 09:30 to Thursday, 3 February 2022, 17:00

A display of books - fiction and non-fiction to help commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day. Books are available for free loan to members of Derbyshire Libraries.


One Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00

An exhibition in Leeds Conservatoire Cafe:Bar to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.


Making a memorial Flame

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 17:30

Leeds Space Network, a small youth group in East Leeds, will be making a HMD memorial flame at our meeting this evening


Calderdale Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 18:00 to Tuesday, 25 January 2022, 20:00


Hosted by the Calderdale Interfaith, the Holocaust Survivors Friendship Association, and Calderdale College.

Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Remembrance Event Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Remembrance Event

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 14:00

‘One Day’ is the theme for this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day which, due to the closure of Leeds Town Hall for refurbishment, will be held at City Varieties Music Hall on Sunday 23 January at 2.00pm. Whilst we are pleased to be able to offer a li...

Tree naming Public

Tree naming

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

We are having a tree naming event on the 27th Jan and then a series of events on the 6th April our one day involving a local church in Leek


A Service of Reflection and Act of Commemoration

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:30

The Cathedral commemoration will be followed by a stone-setting ceremony at the trees dedicated to Anne Frank and Olga Nahlak, located on Cathedral Green. In a brief ceremony, dignitaries, including the Mayor of Derby and visiting diplomats from B...


Commemoration of Bosnian Genocide

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 16:00

Reception in commemoration of the Bosnian war and Srebrenica massacre, with presentations by refugees and short films.
The Bosnian community invites everyone to enjoy complementary traditional Bosnian refreshments in the Centre after the com...


Service of Commemoration, Remembrance and Hope

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:30

A service , with readings from the Bible and Qu’ran, the Jewish Kaddish (traditional Aramaic prayer for the dead), roll call of genocides, lighting of candles and music from Ecclesbourne School Chamber Choir.


Oldham Annual Holocaust Memorial Day Commemorative Event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

Oldham's Annual Holocaust Memorial Day event at The Bluecoat CE Secondary School

HMD Event on Thursday 27th January
On Thursday 27th January Oldham Council are hosting the annual Holocaust Memorial Day event at The Blue Coat School , ...


Holocaust Memorial Evensong

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 15:30

Join us for Choral Evensong, led by clergy and the Cathedral Choir in person, or online.

As part of this service, we welcome survivor of the Holocaust Iby Knill, to speak on the subject of Holocaust Memorial Day.


HMD Assembly

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 08:15

Speaker from G2G will be delivering an assembly to all of KS3 (360 students).