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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.

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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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Holocaust Memorial Day Virtual Commemoration

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

Renfrewshire & East 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 be hear the impact that 'One Day' has had through survivor stories....

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From Newry to Norway

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 14:00

In her ZOOM talk, "From Newry to Norway: How My Mother Survived the Holocaust", Lill Saether will give an online talk about her family, which was one of a small cluster of Jewish families who made their home in Newry at the turn of the 20th centur...

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Erskine Community Garden HMD Moment

Wednesday, 27 January 2021, - 10:55

We are holding a moment of silence and arranging an exhibition of art & crafts within the garden, to promote unity, understanding, peace and hope

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80 Trees for 80 Years through the AJR

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00

Orchard Manor School in Dawlish, have been honoured to be custodians of one of the 80 Trees for 80 Years, trees through a commemoration with the Association of Jewish Refugees.
Local dignitaries have been invited to the school along with the...

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International Holocaust Memorial Day Vigil and Pier Walk

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:00

St Andrews Interfaith Group & JSoc will host an eight-hour commemorative event, staff, students and members of the local community will read victims' names in Saint Salvator's Quad.

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...

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Holocaust Memorial Speakers Event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 16:30

St Andrews University JSOC, Saints LGBT+ and St Andrews Refugee Action will be hosting a speakers event in the Student Union to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day. We will be joined with a speaker from Generation 2 Generation where a second genera...

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Wreath Laying

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 16:30

The Vice Chairman of Newton Abbot RBL will lay a wreath or cross at the two war memorial and spend a few moments of reflection and contemplation.

Writer's Block Creative Writing Group Public

Writer's Block Creative Writing Group

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 10:30 to Tuesday, 25 January 2022, 12:30

Ballymena Library presents "Writer's Block" a creative writing session looking at Holocaust Memorial Day themes.

Books & Banter Reading Group Public

Books & Banter Reading Group

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 15:30 to Tuesday, 25 January 2022, 16:30

Ballymena Library presents "Books & Banter" monthly reading group featuring "All the Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr.

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Video Poem

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 20:00

Lord Mayor, Alderman Glenn Barr of Armagh City , Banbridge and Craigavon Borough, lights a candle as part of Holocaust Memorial, he will introduce a video poem by Csillia Toldy, commissioned by The Northern Ireland Executive. Local Schools from...

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...

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Public Commemoration

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:15

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day this year, we are holding a public commemoration in the Peace Garden on Plymouth Hoe at 11.15am on Thursday 27 January 2022 which has been organised in partnership with the Plymouth Centre for Faith and Cultural Dive...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Exhibition

Thursday, 20 January 2022, - 10:00 to Monday, 31 January 2022, 10:00

Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council is remembering Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 with a special exhibition providing a detailed timeline account of the Nazi movement over the period from 1933-1945. The exhibition is a joint initiative between ...

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Memorial flames

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:25 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 10:55

Firstly showed the Time Magazine picture of the Bosnian Concentration Camp prisoner, which many pupils assumed was taken during the Holocaust. We discussed the meaning of Genocide and watched Mindu’s Story. Pupils then chose an information sheet ...

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An afternoon of reflections

Sunday, 30 January 2022, - 14:30

An afternoon of reflections

One day at a time
Music
One day in the future

Join us in person or online here

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The Road Less Travelled

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:30

The Road Less Travelled…
Jenny’s mum, Elizabeth Mary Lis, is the only Jewish baby found to have been hidden in the UK during WW2.

We look at the journey that Jenny Milne undertook to trace the roots of her family who had been devasta...