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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. As we move towards 27 January 2019, more local activities will be submitted to the map below, which you can use to see what is happening in your area.

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Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 10:45

A short service for Holocaust Memorial Day as we remember those who suffered and died as a result of the Holocaust and other genocides. The service takes place at the Greenside, opposite the train station. This is organised by the Maybole Branch of t...

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Holocaust Memorial Event 2019

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 12:30

The South West Dorset Multi Cultural Network will be hosting their annual Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) Event at the Corn Exchange, High West Street, Dorchester on Friday 25th January 2019 between 12.30pm – 1.30pm.This free event will be attended...

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Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

Tuesday, 8 January 2019,

Display of books and materials relating to Holocaust Memorial Day. Option for customers to complete a postcard.

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Citizenship lessons about HMD

Monday, 14 January 2019,

Our S3 Citizenship classes will each have 2 weeks linking to HMD and using resources from the HMDT and elsewhere. We will write postcards to the Holocaust survivors in connection with this year's theme, Torn From Home.

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HMD 2019 at Scottish Parliament

Tuesday, 22 January 2019, - 18:00

Our survivor speaker is Janine Webber and she will be sharing her testimony with pupil and teacher representatives from every secondary school in Lothian Region. Members of the Edinburgh Jewish community will attend - many of whom are second generati...

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Deal Town Council, Annual HMD Commemoration

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 14:30

Holocaust Memorial Day Sunday 27th January 2019 2.30pm Deal Town Hall, High Street, Deal, Kent CT14 6TR Commemoration followed by a wreath laying service at the Memorial Stone in St Georges Church Garden adjacent to the Town Hall.People are...

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Citizenship classes on HMD

Monday, 14 January 2019,

Our S3 Citizenship classes will all have lessons linking to HMD. We will be using resources from HMDT and also a film and photographs from pupils who have visited Auschwitz. We hope to have a speaker visit the school later in the year as well.

HMD 2019 at Scottish Parliament Private

HMD 2019 at Scottish Parliament

Tuesday, 22 January 2019, - 18:00

We are welcoming Janine Webber BEM to share her testimony with 250 invited guests including pupil and teacher representatives from every Edinburgh, West Lothian, East Lothian and Midlothian secondary school.

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Requiem for the Victims of Genocide

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 09:30

A Requiem Mass, with sermon and prayers guided by the Council for Christians and Jews, and display of HMD materials

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Holocaust Memorial Day Commemorations in Folkestone

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 11:00

Held in the Methodist Church Hall and The Garden of Remembrance, Sandgate Road, Folkestone, and led by the Mayor’s Chaplain, Father Stephen Bould, the service will be attended by the Town Mayor, Town Councillors, local dignitaries and students from l...

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Good Relations “Torn From Home"

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, - 19:00

Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration service in The Chamber, in Bangor Town Hall. This was a closed event and featured guest speaker, ninety-three-year-old first-generation survivor, Harry Bibring BEM.As well as local children reading passages f...

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Holocaust Memorial Assemblies

Monday, 28 January 2019,

3 Assemblies and a staff training session delivered by the Holocaust Ambassadors Team.

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Adult Poetry Group

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 18:30

Adult Poetry Group Poems can capture up a range of experiences and emotions in just a few words and can also help us to understand complex issues. Our Poetry Group will be reviewing poems and resources provided by the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust t...

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Poems and Readings by local writers' group

Monday, 21 January 2019,

Poems and readings by local writers' group at various locations: Newtownards library - Monday 21st January at 6.30pm 02891 814732 Bangor Carnegie library – Tuesday 22nd January at 10am 02891 270591 Comber library – Wednesday 23rd Januar...

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Holocaust Exhibition

Tuesday, 22 January 2019,

Exhibition of interpreted artwork from local schools and community groups on HMD 2019 theme 'Torn from Home'.

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Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, - 19:00

Annual commemoration event held in Town Hall Chamber in Bangor Castle. Soloist, readings by local primary school and talk by first generation survivor.

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Whether your activity is private or open to the public, it matters to us. Each Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) activity makes up the bigger picture of how the UK marks 27 January.

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