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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.


2nd Tiverton Scouts meeting

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 19:00

We had planned a Commonwealth Games evening on our meeting night of 28th January, but I received an email from Scouts HQ regarding HMD and purely coincidentally I listened to Sir Ben Helfgott on Dessert Island Discs and thought could I combine the...


Generation2Generation Assembly

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 08:50

Generation2Generation are leading assemblies to all of our students over a day of reflection.


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'.


Folkestone Remembers

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00

Each year, the Town Mayor holds a service on Holocaust Memorial Day and invites local secondary schools to take part.
Students undertake their own research in relation to the theme, set by the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, and present to mem...

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...


Holocaust Memorial Assembly

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 13:00

Our LFA ambassadors are delivering a virtual assembly to all pupils in our school. They will then take part in an activity devised by the pupils. The activity pupils complete will be used in a Wall Display and used for a part of our HMD commemorat...


Light Up Nothe Fort for HMD

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:00 to Sunday, 30 January 2022, 23:59

Nothe Fort is an iconic landmark for Weymouth, Dorset.

It shall like up it's building purple to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day.

This tribute shall be seen by the community from all over Weymouth.

Holocaust Memorial Book Display Public

Holocaust Memorial Book Display

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 10:00 to Thursday, 3 February 2022, 17:00

Weymouth Library will be commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day with a book display.

One Day - Ian Forsyth MBE Public

One Day - Ian Forsyth MBE

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00 to Sunday, 10 April 2022, 16:00

One Day - Ian Forsyth MBE, Bergen-Belsen liberator -15th of April 1945
This year at Low Parks Museum we are dedicating our Holocaust Memorial Day display to the memory of one of Scotland's most highly regarded and much loved WW2 veterans, I...

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...


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...



Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

Exhibition- The kindness of strangers towards strangers. Young children arriving in Northern Ireland on the Kindertransports.

The Pianist: 20th anniversary screening Public

The Pianist: 20th anniversary screening

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:30

In this adaptation of the autobiography “The Pianist: The Extraordinary True Story of One Man’s Survival in Warsaw, 1939-1945,” Wladyslaw Szpilman (Adrien Brody), a Polish Jewish radio station pianist, sees Warsaw change gradually as World War II ...


Farm Girl by Jane Coyle - A reading

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:30

Farm Girl is a dramatic monologue, with music, written and read by Jane Coyle. The real-life setting is a farm in the County Down coastal village of Millisle, where Jewish refugees found safe haven during World War II. The central character - the...

Northern Ireland Regional Commemoration to mark HMD 2022 Public

Northern Ireland Regional Commemoration to mark HMD 2022

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

Organised by The Executive Office with Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, this year the Northern Ireland Regional Commemoration will take place in City Hall, Belfast on the evening of Wednesday 26 January 2022 from 7pm.
The event will include sur...

From Auschwitz to Ulster: One Day That Changed Lives Public

From Auschwitz to Ulster: One Day That Changed Lives

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 15:00

The theme for Holocaust Memorial Day is ‘One Day’. Scott Edgar of WartimeNI will look at ‘one day’ in history that changed the lives of young Jews from across Europe following the liberation of one of the most notorious concentration camps, Auschw...

Queering Holocaust Studies: New Frameworks For Understanding Nazi Homophobia Public

Queering Holocaust Studies: New Frameworks For Understanding Nazi Homophobia

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 19:00 to Monday, 24 January 2022, 20:30

As part of LGBTQI+ Holocaust Memorial & Act of Remembrance 2022 you are invited to a lecture delivered by Professor William J. Spurlin on the experiences of gay men and lesbian women under National Socialism.

To attend the event in pers...

One Day Public

One Day

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 14:00

One Day : A creative writing session exploring the Holocaust Memorial Day theme.


Confronting Hate: Lessons from Holocaust and Genocide Studies

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

This online presentation organised by Belfast City Council and hosted by Professor James Waller will draw on his face-to-face interviews with perpetrators of genocide and mass atrocity. His presentation will explore how ordinary people become ca...