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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). Explore our activity map to see activities that took place to mark HMD 2020 and find activities that may still be happening near you.

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Stand Together at South Hampstead Synagogue

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 19:30

Following the theme of Holocaust Memorial Day 2020, we warmly invite the whole community, and our local friends and neighbours of all faiths and none, to ‘Stand Together.’

Join us for award-winning museum exhibits, inspiring speakers and po...

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Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Belsize Park

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 00:00

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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Ernest Simon

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 14:00

Ernest Simon escaped from the Nazis and came to Leeds from Austria on the Kindertransport in 1939. Ernest 's talk will cover the history of the Holocaust together with his memories of being a child refugee in Leeds during the second World War.

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Swiss Cottage Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Swiss Cottage

Thursday, 30 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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Exhibition at the UNISON centre

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 20:00

As part of our activities, UNISON displayed a special exhibition of one family's history - with pictures, documents and captions. This was contributed by our colleague, Ruth Levin and displayed for a week.

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Wokingham Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Wokingham

Tuesday, 28 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Chelmsford

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 00:00

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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School Assembly

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00

Whole school assembly to remember.

Diplomacy and the Holocaust: How breaking laws, saved lives Public

Diplomacy and the Holocaust: How breaking laws, saved lives

Saturday, 25 January 2020, - 17:00

The Incredible Life Story of Holocaust Survivors George and Lydia Donath

The Dean's Office and the Jewish Society of Goodenough College, under the context of Holocaust Memorial Day, invites you to listen in person to the extraordinary lif...

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Book Display

Friday, 24 January 2020, - 11:00 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 19:00

Book Display at Mayfair Library

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UNISON HMD event

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:45 to Monday, 27 January 2020, 12:15

UNISON marked the event with an event at UNISON centre, attended by hundreds of staff.

There was a minute’s silence and the lighting of a candle of remembrance to honour the victims of the Nazi regime and those murdered during modern genoci...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Central Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Central

Tuesday, 28 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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Anne Frank Trust Annual Lunch 2020

Thursday, 23 January 2020, - 12:00

The Anne Frank Trust UK is an education charity that uses the life and work of Anne Frank to empower young people to challenge all forms of prejudice and discrimination, a growing need in our society today.  

On the 23rd January, we are hos...

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The holocaust remembered

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 18:30

A service of remembrance .
Prayers poems accounts hymns

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Holocaust Memorial Day service

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

Redbridge Council commemorated Holocaust Memorial Day for the 19th consecutive year. This year, we had over 500 people attend our annual event in the Holocaust Memorial Garden, Valentines Park, Ilford.

This included speeches from the Mayor,...

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UCL Lunch Hour Lecture: Nazi Persecution and the Quest for Justice

Thursday, 30 January 2020, - 13:00

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2020, UCL's Professor Mary Fulbrook will explore the themes of her prize-winning book Reckonings: Legacies of Nazi Persecution and the Quest for Justice. This lecture is presented by UCL in partnership with the Wolfs...

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Remembrance Service

Monday, 27 January 2020,

Join us at St Tydfil Parish Church for a Remembrance Service.
The service will include performances from Ynysowen Male Voice Choir, Osian Llewellyn Edwards, readings and more.

After the service light refreshments will be available at...

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Standing Together: How One Synagogue Saved Children’s Lives

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 18:00

The West London Synagogue and The Lyons Learning Project invite you to hear the incredible story of how West London Synagogue saved the lives of more than one hundred children in the Holocaust.

Dr Jennifer Craig-Norton will present research...

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Islington Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:00

Join the London Borough of Islington to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Auschwitz’s Liberation and the 25th anniversary of the Bosnian Genocide. Featuring powerful testimonies from Holocaust and Bosnian Genocide survivors, contributions from l...