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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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Holocaust Education for Schools

Wednesday, 30 January 2019,

We have invited year 9/10 pupils from secondary schools in our borough (Richmond upon Thames) to our synagogue where we will show them films, a Holocaust survivor will speak and we will engage them in workshops to understand how it felt to live throu...

Holocaust Memorial Day (Parliament) Private

Holocaust Memorial Day (Parliament)

Thursday, 31 January 2019, - 18:00

Remembrance event | River Room | House of Lords | Thursday 31 January | 6pm -8pmThe 1939-45 Holocaust and Bosnian genocide have been remembered as two of the most horrific events in human history.Chaired by the Senior Deputy Lord Speaker, th...

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Assembly : Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 10:15 to Monday, 28 January 2019, 10:10

Our school will build a collective worship focused on Holocaust Memorial Day.Our Scorpius Class will focus learning on Holocaust Memorial Day this week.All our families will recieve information on Holocaust Memorial day 2019

Holocaust Memorial Day Service Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 15:00

Annual Free service to commemorate Holocaust Memorial DayHavering residents are invited to mark Holocaust Memorial Day at a special service in Romford on Sunday 27 January. The service will be held at the Holocaust War Memorial in Coronation Gar...

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Assemblies

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 13:15 to Monday, 28 January 2019, 14:00

We are a Primary School. Each of our 9 Junior classes watch BBC Newsround after lunch each day. Newsround has shared stories about people affected by Jewish persecution. There is a HMD display in the school hall where children can read the informati...

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Kindertransport: The Story of Wilfred Israel

Sunday, 20 January 2019, - 18:30

The film will be The WILFRID ISRAEL STORY a film initially shown at the London Jewish Film Festival a year ago. It is a true enigma of a man who in being one of the architects of the Kindertransport probably saved many more Jews than Shindler ever di...

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HMD at Richmond Synagogue

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 19:30

Sponsored by the Council, HMD at Richmond Synagogue was attended by c. 140, including the Mayor, DL. Leader, MPs, c.25 Councillors, all political parties Church people and others as well as members. Contributions from : Philip Spencer, Emeritus Pro...

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 13:30

Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 1.30pm – 1.45pm Barking Town Hall Square 2.00pm – 3.30pm Barking Town Hall, Council ChamberThe London Borough of Barking and Dagenham’s commemorative event will bring together the civic, faith and political leadershi...

Justice and Resolving Conflict Children & Teachers Conference Private

Justice and Resolving Conflict Children & Teachers Conference

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 10:00

An annual event, organised by New Ideals in Education for Tower Hamlets primary school councils and their teachers.The eighth year of an event to remember Janus Korczak and his work with children. Primary school teachers and their school council...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Trust's HMD activity

Wednesday, 9 January 2019,

The HMDT staff team will be sharing readings, films, podcasts and poems with one another that relate to the theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2019, Torn from Home. These have inspired or moved us as we have prepared for HMD 2019.

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HMD

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 12:30

A commemoration event , held at the University of Suffolk, starting at 12.30 pm, that includes a series of speakers, and presentations by pupils at a local school, Northgate High School, who have been preparing their human rights projects for ...

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Holocaust Memorial Day

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 09:30

Torn from home is the theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2019. This theme helps us to reflect on how the loss of a safe place to call “home” is part of the trauma faced by anyone experiencing persecution and genocide.It provides an important oppo...

Aktion T4 documentary film Public

Aktion T4 documentary film

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 14:30

Langdon Down Museum and Normansfield Theatre open 2pm - 4pmAktion T4: A documentary film Film showing at 2.30pm The Aktion T4 Nazi Euthanasia programme was responsible for the murder of approximately 275,000 people with learning disabilities. ...

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HMD Civic Commemoration

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 13:30

Please join fellow Bristol residents for the civic commemoration on Friday January 25th 2019 from 1.30 – 4.45 pm at the City Hall, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TR.Hear speakers from diverse communities share reflections on the 2019 theme ‘Torn fro...

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HMD Civic Commemoration

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 13:30

Please join fellow Bristol residents for the civic commemoration on Friday January 25th 2019 from 1.30 – 4.45 pm at the City Hall, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TR.Hear speakers from diverse communities share reflections on the 2019 theme ‘Torn fro...

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Barking and Dagenham Holocaust Remembrance Event

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 13:30

Proceedings will commence at 1.30pm outside Barking Town Hall, with the lighting of six yahrzeit candles - a type of candle that is lit in memory of the dead in Judaism – and a welcome address from Cllr Darren Rodwell, Leader of Barking and Dagenham ...

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HMD Commemoration ceremony

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 17:30

A ceremony to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. The ceremony comprises readings, poems and music, and lighting a candle for remembrance.

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Kingston Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 14:30

On 27 January, Kingston honours the victims and survivors of the Holocaust and subsequent genocides. Please join us for this national day of remembrance. The commemoration is free and in-ticketed.This year's theme "Torn from Home" ...

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HMD Memorial Events

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 17:30

The Chair of Bath and North East Somerset Council,Requests the pleasure of your company for a short commemoration to markTorn from Home is the theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2019Holocaust Memorial Day Trust offers the theme Torn from h...

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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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