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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.

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Exhibition on the Holocaust

Tuesday, 18 January 2022, - 12:00 to Saturday, 29 January 2022, 17:00

A Holocaust exhibition by Good Relations at Ards and North Down Borough Council at Bangor Carnegie library in Northern Ireland. A display of artwork and written pieces from local schools and community groups based around the HMD theme 'One Day'.

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Friday, 18 February 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...

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From Newry to Norway

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 14:00

In her ZOOM talk, "From Newry to Norway: How My Mother Survived the Holocaust", Lill Saether will give an online talk about her family, which was one of a small cluster of Jewish families who made their home in Newry at the turn of the 20th centur...

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Creative Writing Workshop

Saturday, 29 January 2022, - 11:00

Join us for a creative writing workshop exploring the theme of 'One Day'. Whether you are just starting to write or have experience in creative writing, this workshop will provide a series of prompts and writing exercises designed to help you cre...

Portaferry Library Book Club Public

Portaferry Library Book Club

Monday, 17 January 2022, - 19:00 to Monday, 17 January 2022, 20:00

Portaferry Library : Monthly Book Club featuring "The Storyteller" by Jodie Picoult.

Southcraig School Memory Lights display Private

Southcraig School Memory Lights display

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 09:00 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 15:30

Each class in this school for children with ASN has been asked to decorate a light-up jar with the colour purple. These will be added to our memory table where we also display the names of some child victims of the Holocaust on our special lit-up ...

Ayr Grammar Primary Holocaust Memorial Day Assembly Public

Ayr Grammar Primary Holocaust Memorial Day Assembly

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:30 to Thursday, 26 January 2023, 10:02

Our Ayr Grammar Primary Holocaust Memorial Day assembly 2022, is led by our P6a children. This online event will premier on our Youtube channel at 9.30am on Thursday 27th January 2022, and will be available to watch thereafter on our YouTube Chann...

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Marr College HMD 2022

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 09:00 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 15:00

Our school is conducting several events over the course of the week, these include: a visit to the Scottish Jewish Heritage Centre in Glasgow for 20 pupils, lessons across the school in every department with the theme of One Day/HMD 2022, a live l...

memorial flame art display Public

memorial flame art display

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 12:00 to Monday, 14 February 2022, 12:00

Loudoun Academy have studied the subject of the Holocaust over both Social Subjects and Art. In Art and Design students designed a Memorial flame using collage and adding their own thought about 'One Day'.

These flames were displayed togeth...

Iona Abbey Candlelit Vigil Public

Iona Abbey Candlelit Vigil

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:00

Reflections & prayers from Iona Abbey, with music from island musicians, to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. We'll be remembering people who were murdered for who they were and will be standing firmly against prejudice and hatred today.

J...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Virtual Commemoration

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

Renfrewshire & East Renfrewshire will host a joint virtual event to mark this year's Holocaust Memorial Day. The national theme for this year's event is 'One Day' and we will be hear the impact that 'One Day' has had through survivor stories....

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Erskine Community Garden HMD Moment

Wednesday, 27 January 2021, - 10:55

We are holding a moment of silence and arranging an exhibition of art & crafts within the garden, to promote unity, understanding, peace and hope

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East Renfrewshire - Holocaust Memorial Day Virtual Event

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

East Renfrewshire & Renfrewshire will host a joint virtual event to mark this year's Holocaust Memorial Day. The national theme for this year's event is 'One Day' and we will hear the impact that 'One Day' has had through survivor stories. ...

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Glasgow Education Services HMD Event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

Glasgow Education Services hold an annual HMD event in the City Chambers.

The event comprises of Speakers, Music, Drama and Readings by dignitaries and school children to an invited audience.

The theme of "One Day" will be highlighte...

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Holocaust Memorial Vigil

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 17:00

Holocaust Memorial day is there to commemorate those that were murdered by or endured Nazi Persecution, as well as the genocides that followed in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, and Darfur.
Join us to commemorate this day and honour the lives lost...

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Dumfries and Galloway Interfaith Group commemoration

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

An online event exploring the theme of 'One Day' and lighting special locally made candles to bring light to dark deeds.

The candles will also be lit in key locations in our our region, including Carlingwark Park in Castle Douglas where the...

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Broadcast resources for HMD

Monday, 24 January 2022,

Our Holocaust Memorial Day playlist is available on Box of Broadcasts (BoB). BoB is an on-demand TV and radio service accessible to University of Strathclyde registered staff and students using a valid login. The playlist suggests films, TV progra...