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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.

Fate Unknown: Tracing the Missing after the Holocaust Public

Fate Unknown: Tracing the Missing after the Holocaust

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 14:00

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day, the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland is delighted to welcome Elise Bath who will be speaking about a remarkable and little-known archive, the International Tracing Service Archive.

By the end of World...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Service of Remembrance

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 17:00

As part of Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council’s Holocaust Memorial Day activity an evening of remembrance will be held on Sunday 23 January 2022 from 5-7pm at the Holocaust Memorial in Monkstown.

Public

Message from the Mayor

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

Message from Lisburn City Council for the Mayor, Young people from Youth council and chairperson

Public

East Renfrewshire - Holocaust Memorial Day Virtual Event

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

East Renfrewshire & Renfrewshire will host a joint virtual event to mark this year's Holocaust Memorial Day. The national theme for this year's event is 'One Day' and we will hear the impact that 'One Day' has had through survivor stories. ...

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Lessons from Auschwitz - Sharing the Learning

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 09:00 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 15:00

We have had 4 pupils in S6 complete the Lessons from Auschwitz project who have created a presentation to be shared with their fellow pupils. Pupils will have a lesson about HMD in their PSHE class the week 24-28th January focusing on the theme '...

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HMD 2022 Commemoration Ceremony

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

HMD 2022 Commemoration at Exeter Cathedral
Candle lighting, singing, reflections and prayers
Free event

Public

Lessons from Rwanda

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:30

Lessons from Rwanda
In conversation with Eric Murangwa Eugene, a survivor of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.
Eric Murangwa Eugene MBE is a survivor of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, a former Rwandan inter...

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45th Belfast Scout Group

Monday, 17 January 2022, - 19:00

45th Belfast Scout Group doing a lesson/workshop with the Young People on the Holocaust

Public

HMD 2022 Commemoration

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

A multi-faith commemoration and candle-lighting ceremony will be held at 1pm on 27th Jan at Exeter Cathedral. Invited guests include the Lord Mayor of Exeter, the Chair of DCC, the Deputy Lord Lieutenant of Devon and representatives from the Exete...

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Keeping the flame alive

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:00

Musician Rosemary Schonfeld is 2nd Generation Holocaust and grew up in Canada unaware that her father was Jewish. Most of his family was murdered in the Holocaust. After his death, she traced his former sister in-law who survived Auschwitz, her Au...

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Glasgow Education Services HMD Event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

Glasgow Education Services hold an annual HMD event in the City Chambers.

The event comprises of Speakers, Music, Drama and Readings by dignitaries and school children to an invited audience.

The theme of "One Day" will be highlighte...

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Holocaust Memorial Event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:30

Falkirk Provost William Buchanan has organised a Memorial Event to remember the atrocities of the Holocaust

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Interfaith Commemoration

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:30

We are hosting an in-person Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration at our interfaith dialogue centre in Glasgow (Covid-permitting). We will watch a livestream of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust online commemoration together. This will be followed b...

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Broadcast resources for HMD

Monday, 24 January 2022,

Our Holocaust Memorial Day playlist is available on Box of Broadcasts (BoB). BoB is an on-demand TV and radio service accessible to University of Strathclyde registered staff and students using a valid login. The playlist suggests films, TV progra...

East Dunbartonshire Commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day Public

East Dunbartonshire Commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 15:00

Buildings across East Dunbartonshire will be lit up in purple on Thursday 27 January as the Council marks this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day.
The Community Hubs in Bearsden, Bishopbriggs and Kirkintilloch along with Milngavie Town Hall, will...

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Holocaust Memorial Vigil

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 17:00

Holocaust Memorial day is there to commemorate those that were murdered by or endured Nazi Persecution, as well as the genocides that followed in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, and Darfur.
Join us to commemorate this day and honour the lives lost...

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Lessons from Rwanda

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:30

Eric Murangwa Eugene MBE is a survivor of the 1994 genocide
against the Tutsi in Rwanda, a former Rwandan international
footballer (and national team captain), and a genocide
education campaigner and sport for development and pea...

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HMD whole school assembly

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

On Holocaust Memorial Day we will have a whole school assembly delivered by our students where they will present readings and prayers to remind our students why our community should stand up to hatred and intolerance.