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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.

Private

HMD Workshop & Survivor's Story

Friday, 21 January 2022, - 14:30

Second generation survivor's presentation and introductory 'One Day' activity. Speaker provided by G2G.

Private

HMD Assembly

Monday, 31 January 2022, - 08:30

Introduction to HMD, the one day theme, the Holocaust and other genocides.
Late Polish Jewish Survivor's filmed testimony - the day she saw her parents and younger brother taken away to an extermination camp.
Reflection and Holocaust P...

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...

Leaves in a Holocaust Wind with author Robert Dawson Public

Leaves in a Holocaust Wind with author Robert Dawson

Tuesday, 11 January 2022, - 19:00

The Holocaust, the final solution for Jews, is infamous in history. Robert Dawson’s Leaves in a Holocaust Wind is the story of another community that suffered in the Holocaust: the Sinti and Roma.

Told by Demeter Fox and Zuzzi, Leaves in a ...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Shared Reading Session

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

We will be holding a Holocaust Memorial Shared Reading Session, sharing and discussing poems.
To book a place at the session please contact us via the email address below.

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Virtual Service

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:00 to Thursday, 26 January 2023, 23:30

Virtual Pre-filmed Interfaith Service
Welcome by the Lord Mayor of Norwich, Reverend Fiona Haworth & Rabbi Roderick Young
Includes survivor testimonies and Poems
Live streamed from 2pm on Thursday 27 January 2022

Public

Creative Writing

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

Creative writing workshop for school children to express their feelings about the holocaust,.

Public

Holocaust Film Afternoon

Saturday, 29 January 2022, - 15:00 to Saturday, 29 January 2022, 17:00

Doing a film afternoon.
Will be showing "The Killing Fields" by Roland Joffé .
All are invited to attend however this film has upsetting scenes and scenes of violence.
Intense music is sometimes played.

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:30

To put on a display in our local branch to raise awareness of this memorial

Private

Keeping Memories Alive

Monday, 24 January 2022,

The whole school will engage in a dedicated lesson with their tutor about Holocause Memorial Day using a combination of resources from this website coupled with resources created by the SMSC lead.

Public

Barking & Dagenham's Commemoration of Holocaust Memorial Day 2022

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 17:00

Join this online panel event to mark Barking & Dagenham Council's Commemoration of Holocaust Memorial Day 2022.

Holocaust Memorial Day is really important to us in Barking and Dagenham. We have previously commemorated this important day...

Private

HMP Downview

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 16:30 to Monday, 31 January 2022, 08:30

Display board at our main gate and information put around the jail

Public

Royal Borough of Greenwich Holocaust Memorial Day Ceremony

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00

The Royal Borough of Greenwich will be returning its in person Holocaust Memorial Day event which was held virtually last year due to COVID-19.

The event is open to all residents and will be hosted in Woolwich Town Hall on Thursday 27 Janua...

Hope and Remembrance Tree Public

Hope and Remembrance Tree

Wednesday, 26 January 2022,

In History and RE lessons this week, we have studied events leading up to the Holocaust, Kindertransport , Discriminatory laws against the Jews and The Final Solution.

Pupils have shown tremendous empathy, maturity and compassion for the Je...

Public

Service of Commemoration

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:00

Our parish will be marking the day by holding an evening church service of commemoration.

Screening of Getting Away with Murder(s) Public

Screening of Getting Away with Murder(s)

Saturday, 29 January 2022, - 13:30

This epic documentary investigates the legal aftermath of the Second World War – beyond the drama of the Nuremberg trials, the vast majority of Holocaust perpetrators and collaborators were never prosecuted. Director David Wilkinson brilliantly in...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Live Webinar

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

The Mayor of Croydon invites you to join him at Croydon’s Annual Holocaust Memorial Ceremony to be held on Thursday 27th January 2022 commencing at 12.00pm
via webinar from the Council Town Hall, Katharine Street.

The Mayor will read...

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Monday, 24 January 2022,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

Details of the ceremony

the Mayor will read Croydon’s Pledge
presentations from schools
keynote from Generation2Generation
the Brundibar Opera Project
winners of the SACRE schools competition