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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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TORN FROM HOME Public

TORN FROM HOME

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 10:00 to Saturday, 2 February 2019, 17:00

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 and commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Kindertransport A2 Gallery in Wells, Somerset will host a free exhibition and display information about the Kindertransport and artwork by Simon Schachter whose father wa...

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"Torn from Home" conference for Years 10 & 11

Friday, 18 January 2019, - 09:30

Annual free event for local secondary schools organised by Carmarthenshire County Council. It will include a key note address by Marie-Christine Nibagwire of Safe Refuge Rwanda.

Holocaust Memorial Day Event 2019 - Bridgend Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Event 2019 - Bridgend

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 10:30

Bridgend County Borough Council will once again mark Holocaust Memorial Day with a public event to commemorate the victims and honour the survivors of the Holocaust and subsequent genocides.In partnership with Bridgend College, the event will ta...

Holocaust Memorial Day Display Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Display

Monday, 7 January 2019,

We have a display of books, both fact and fiction plus a display of information including information from HMD trust in the school library.

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration in words and music

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 16:00

Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration in music and words St Thomas’s Church, January 27th 2019, at 4pm – entrance is free All are welcome to this multi-faith event, which is being prepared by Multitude of Voyces in partnership with St Thomas’s Chur...

Presentation at the Winchester Discovery Centre Public

Presentation at the Winchester Discovery Centre

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 19:30

Danny Habel is the son of Holocaust survivors. He will be talking about his mother who as a teenager was forced to leave home and eventually settled in Winchester. He will cover the experience of his grandfather, a recent trip to Croatia and denial...

Public

S2 Leadership Academy - Leaders with Vision

Friday, 25 January 2019,

We have been studying, prejudice, discrimination and genocide as part of our new S2 Leadership Academy at Kelso High School. We worked for a number of months to learn about the horrors and results campaigns of hate and went on to create a display in ...

Holocaust Memorial Day talk: 'Torn From Home' by Danny Habel Public

Holocaust Memorial Day talk: 'Torn From Home' by Danny Habel

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 19:30

After the horrors of the Holocaust, how can genocide still happen? Also, why is Holocaust Memorial Day the best title? Danny Habel will use his family’s experiences to elucidate. 7.30pm start, Free tickets"The theme for HMD 2019: 'Torn...

Private

Small Staff Exhibition

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 08:30

A small exhibition to be held in Scottish Borders Council HQ, which includes facts about the genocides being commemorated; a small photograph display, and an opportunity for people to write messages of support for survivors and as the 2019 theme is ...

Public

Church service

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 10:30

For the first time the Swansea and Gower Circuit of the Methodist Church gave its preachers the choice of using Holocaust Day as the theme for their services. The church which I attend - Uniting Church Sketty - had, as its preacher , a recently retir...

Public

Display in College Library

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 09:17 to Saturday, 2 February 2019, 09:17

Display in College Library

Public

Display in a church

Thursday, 24 January 2019,

Display board with the HMD posters on and booklets available in the church.

Public

Church service

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 10:30

Church of England Eucharist. 55 adults attended. Introduction, Sermon and Prayers concentrated on HMD

Public

An Act of Remembrance for HMD

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 16:00

The Act will include a talk about the steps to genocide, and a reflection on what 'home' means, and what it feels like to be driven from your home, thinking about both the past, and people who are facing this today. It will end with the op...

Public

Southampton Holocaust Memorial Day Commemorative Event

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 18:00

Southampton will be marking the UK’s national Holocaust Memorial Day with a commemorative event organised by the Parkes Institute for the Study of Jewish/non-Jewish Relations, University of Southampton, and hosted by Solent University.The Memoria...

Public

Church Service

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 18:30

Church Service based around this years theme, with hymns and candles.

Private

HMD assembly presentations

Tuesday, 22 January 2019, - 08:50 to Friday, 25 January 2019, 09:20

School assemblies led by Sixth Form students on the Holocaust and the subsequent genocide in Cambodia, reflecting on their visits to the Killing Fields in Cambodia.

Public

Southampton Holocaust and Genocide Memorial Day 2019

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 17:30

Holocaust and Genocide Memorial Day is dedicated to the remembrance of victims who were persecuted as a result of genocide and discusses the discriminatory issues which society faces today.This year, Southampton will be marking the UK’s national ...

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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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