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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). Explore our activity map to see activities that took place to mark HMD 2020 and find activities that may still be happening near you.

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Remembering Rwanda’s Victims

Thursday, 30 January 2020, - 13:15

As part of Holocaust Memorial Week, we remember victims of genocide in Rwanda.

The 1994 Rwandan genocide was remarkable for its speed, intimate violence, and widespread participation. Over the course of 100 days, approximately three-quarter...

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Lambeth Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 15:00

Lambeth’s Holocaust Memorial Day event will include a welcome by Cllr Ibrahim Dogus, Mayor of Lambeth, readings of words from a Belsen eyewitness and by a survivor of the Bosnian genocide, and music by local schools. The event is free and all are ...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Brixton Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Brixton

Monday, 27 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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A performance by multi award-winning ensemble, Don Kipper

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 19:30

Join us for a performance by multi award-winning ensemble, Don Kipper.

Klezmer quartet Don Kipper present a special Holocaust Memorial Week performance.

Don Kipper are a multi award-winning ensemble playing and transforming a wide ra...

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'Stand Together' event

Friday, 24 January 2020,

The event on 25.1.20 includes stories of Genocide, Artworks, Choir, Pizzas.

The Artworks Exhibition runs from 24.1.20 to 1.2.20. Opening times as per Portishead Youth Centre.

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Perth Playhouse Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Perth Playhouse

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 00:00

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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'Stand Together' event

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 19:30

The event will include stories of Genocide, Video, Choir, Local Songwriter/Singer and refreshments.

Negotiating Art, Memory and the Holocaust in Contemporary Poland Public

Negotiating Art, Memory and the Holocaust in Contemporary Poland

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 18:00

Dr. Roman Nieczyporowski is a lecturer at the Gdansk Academy of Fine Arts specialising in 'The History and Theories of Contemporary Art and Culture'. During January-February 2020 he will be touring the UK presenting a new talk titled ‘Art and the...

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'Stand Together' event

Saturday, 25 January 2020, - 17:00

Artworks by local young people, Speaker, Stories of Genocide, Community Choir.
Refreshments available. FREE event from 5-7 pm.

Dr Roman Nieczyporowski: ‘Art and the Memory of the Holocaust.’ Public

Dr Roman Nieczyporowski: ‘Art and the Memory of the Holocaust.’

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 18:00

Join us for a lecture with Roman Nieczyporowski from the Gdansk Academy of Fine Art.

Dr Roman Nieczyporowski is a lecturer at the Gdansk Academy of Fine Arts specialising in 'The History and Theories of Contemporary Art and Culture'. During...

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Holocaust Memorial Day - Procession of Light

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 16:30

Join us for the Procession of Light when we will walk across the Colchester Campus to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau and the 25th anniversary of the Genocide in Bosnia.

The procession will start f...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Bath Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Bath

Monday, 27 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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Stand Together

Sunday, 2 February 2020, - 14:30 to Sunday, 2 February 2020, 16:00

Kingston Remembers

On 2 February, Kingston joins the nation in honouring the victims and survivors of genocides.

We invite you to a time of performance and contemplation on the 2020 theme Stand Together in the presence of The Mayor, ...

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Holocaust Education Day

Friday, 24 January 2020, - 08:45

We will take Year 9 pupils off timetable and run a series of workshops for most of the day - these include punishment for crimes committed during the Holocaust, the psychology of perpetrators, food and nutrition in the ghettos, the geography of th...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Light Cinema Addlestone Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Light Cinema Addlestone

Tuesday, 28 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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George Carey HMD Assembly

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00

There will be two assemblies, one for year 4 and another for year 5 and 6. Pupils in year 6 will deliver part of these as they have recently learnt about the experiences of children in the second world war and there was a focus on Jewish children ...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Greenwich Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Greenwich

Tuesday, 28 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Kingston Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Kingston

Tuesday, 28 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Greenwich Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Greenwich

Monday, 27 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...