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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. Explore our interactive map below to see the diverse range of activities that took place for HMD 2019. Activities for HMD 2020 will appear later in the year.

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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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Lambeth marks Holocaust Memorial Day

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 14:30

Lambeth’s 2019 Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony will take place on Sunday, 27 January, and will return this year to the Lambeth Assembly Hall following its refurbishment. This event, to be attended by the Mayor of Lambeth, Cllr Christopher Wellbelove...

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Wreath Laying Ceremony

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 10:30

Wreath laying ceremony to be held at Lowestoft Railway Station. Event is free and open to public.

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Kingston upon Thames HMD schools project

Monday, 21 January 2019,

As usual the 2 Kingston synagogues are jointly running 12 half-day workshops for local schools Year 9-10: total about 1100 students.

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Lewisham marks Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 15:00

Lewisham will mark national Holocaust Memorial Day with a civic commemoration event at the Broadway Theatre in Catford.Young people from local schools will be performing their interpretation of this year's theme 'Torn from home' t...

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Lewisham marks Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 15:00

Lewisham will mark national Holocaust Memorial Day with a civic commemoration event at the Broadway Theatre in Catford.Young people from local schools will be performing their interpretation of this year's theme 'Torn from home' t...

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HMD Commemorative Service

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 10:30

Students were taken to our local civic event at Lowestoft Train Station - this being one of the locations that the Kindertransport train brought children. The event was organised by our local council, with schools being invited to participate.

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Stoatley Rough School, Haslemere

Wednesday, 2 January 2019, - 09:30 to Thursday, 31 January 2019, 17:00

To commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day, Surrey History Centre has a foyer display throughout January that explores the remarkable story of Stoatley Rough School in Haslemere. There is also a dedicated webpage at https://www.exploringsurreyspast.org.u...

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RCTCBC - Holocaust Memorial Day event

Thursday, 31 January 2019, - 12:30

This is a community event and will take place in Treorchy Library and will take place on 31st January between 12.30pm - 2.30pm. Refreshments will be available.Public and RCT Council staff are all welcome to attend.There will be several speake...

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Holocaust memorial week

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 09:00 to Friday, 25 January 2019, 15:30

Children's Support Service is an UCL Centre for Holocaust Education Quality Mark Beacon School . Each year we organise a cross curricular week involving all students and staff across our three centres ( Basildon , Langdon Hills and Hadleigh )a...

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Croydon Council Candle Lighting & Civic Ceremony

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 12:00

We will be hosting a candle light event at the Town Hall foyer for 12pm and then moving on to the council chamber for the civic event which will include presentations from schools across the borough and a Rwandan guest speaker.

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London Borough of Sutton Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 10:00

The theme of this year’s London Borough of Sutton HMD event is ‘Torn from Home’. The theme encourages audiences to reflect on how the enforced loss of a safe place to call ‘home’ is part of the trauma faced by anyone experiencing persecution and geno...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Sixth Form Workshop

Saturday, 19 January 2019, - 14:00

Ewell Castle School marks National Holocaust Memorial Day with a workshop for Year 12 & 13 students during their Enrichment Afternoon.Activities include: Presentation about Holocaust Memorial Day Mee...

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Torn from Home

Monday, 21 January 2019,

Displays in Thurrock libraries with books and fact sheets to commemorate National Holocaust Day.

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Wales National HMD Event

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 11:00

The Wales National HMD event will take place at Cardiff City Hall on Friday 25th January 2019. Guest speakers include Holocaust survivor Mrs Renate Collins who travelled to the UK from Prague in 1939 on the Kindertransport with Sir Nicholas Winton. ...

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Holocaust Memorial Event

Saturday, 26 January 2019, - 19:00

Holocaust Memorial event, Saturday 26th January 2019 7-11pm Admission free. Two Speakers; Alison Butler, Deputy Leader, Croydon Council - Robert Griffiths GS CPB. Featuring Music from Slavyana, Red Mamalosshen, Geoff Curnew, Garry Davis. Bagels will...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 12:30

Join the Chairman of Rochford District Council, Cllr David Merrick, at a Service commemorating the victims of the Holocaust and all other genocides that have occurred since.The Memorial Service, led by the Chairman's Chaplain, Rev David Oxt...

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Return to Life photographic display

Wednesday, 9 January 2019, - 09:00 to Friday, 8 February 2019, 16:00

This is a free exhibition of photographs themed 'Return to Life' and will be on display in Hawick Library for 1 month

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Screening of ‘Kinyarwanda’

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 13:00

Free to attend, but prior registration is required due to limited seating. Kinyarwanda is a film set during the 1994 Rwandan Genocide. It premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, where it won the World Cinema Dramatic Audience Award. The screeni...