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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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Refugees in 'a remote corner of Surrey' - foyer display

Thursday, 2 January 2020, - 09:30 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 17:00

Before and during the Second World War, the people of Surrey frequently demonstrated remarkable compassion and real team spirit in helping refugees who had escaped Nazi oppression. As well as some remarkable individuals (often themselves exiles) w...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Crystal Palace Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Crystal Palace

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...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Trowbridge Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Trowbridge

Thursday, 30 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...

Mengele: The Play Public

Mengele: The Play

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 19:30 to Thursday, 7 February 2019, 21:00

Marking Holocaust Memorial Day on Jan 27 through to Feb 7, The Bridge House Theatre bring 'Mengele' to London SE20. A Sell-Out Show at festivals in Adelaide, Avignon and Edinburgh 2018 and 19, where it also won the prestigious Lustrum Award, the p...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Event

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:30

This Holocaust Memorial Day event will take place between 11.30 a.m. and 13.30 p.m. on Monday 27th January 2020 at St Felix School, Halesworth Road, Reydon, Southwold, Suffolk, IP18 6SD. The opening speaker Nigel Spencer will provide an illustrate...

Holocaust Memorial Day (27/1) Service Public

Holocaust Memorial Day (27/1) Service

Monday, 27 January 2020,

The Mayor’s annual acknowledgement Holocaust Memorial Day (27/1) service will take place at the War Memorial on Monday 27 January 2020 at 10am, when a bugler will sound to mark the observance of one minute’s silence. The Mayor’s Chaplain will say ...

Holocaust Memorial Day - Free Talk Public

Holocaust Memorial Day - Free Talk

Saturday, 18 January 2020, - 14:00

Sinti and Roma Holocaust Memorial trust talk by Daniela Abraham.

The theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2020 is: Stand Together.

Daniela will be talking about the Forgotten Roma Sinti children and children of other nationalities who ha...

Private

Memorial

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 08:35 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 09:00

The theme for school assemblies this week will be remembering the victims of all genocides

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Beckenham Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Beckenham

Thursday, 30 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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Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:00

On Holocaust Memorial Day we will have the opportunity to learn about the history of genocide. We will explore how individuals standing together can speak out against oppression and will take time to reflect on the stories of survivors

The ...

Private

LRC Holocaust Memorial Day Display

Monday, 20 January 2020, - 08:40 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 15:00

Our school student librarian team and book club pupils have created a display together to inform, reflect and to remember the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.
The display will be used to encourage pupils in the school to refl...

Private

Standing Together

Monday, 27 January 2020,

Students and staff at Children's Support Services South will be launching an exciting project where they will be 'Standing Together ' with homeless people in their local community.
The project involves two strands:
1. a program of ed...

Private

Holocaust Memorial Day Lecture

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 14:00

An introduction to the Holocaust by providing definition and information around the key events. The lecture will aim to discuss the key questions involved and as a Holocaust memorial day event will allow for an opportunity to remember the millions...

Private

Holocaust Memorial Day Assembly

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 08:30

A Sixth Form Assembly

A 15 slide presentation that with help students to understand:
The holocaust and its context
Dangers of 'othering' and how propaganda works
How to stand up to persecutors; examples and a reflection o...

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Basildon Council's Holocaust Memorial Event

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 10:30

Opening Event starts at
10.30 to 12:00pm at St Martins Church, St martins Square, Basildon, Essex , SS14 1DX with a memorial service and laying of a wreath to remember to the victims of the Holocaust.

12:00 to 14:00Main event at St Ma...

Private

Visualizing the unspeakable

Friday, 17 January 2020,

An innovative way of engaging the young adults' readers and children with the Shoah is the use of the holocaust graphic novel. This genre is an emerging one managing to pass the trauma, the terror and mass murder in a visual narrative way. The in...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Showcase Cardiff Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Showcase Cardiff

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...

Private

Rhondda Police Youth Volunteers HMD project

Tuesday, 14 January 2020,

The first lesson 14/01/20 will be an introduction lesson where the PYVS will each look at an example of genocide and present it to the rest of the group.

The following session, 21/01/20, will involve the PYV’s creating a memorial flame.

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