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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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Special Screening of The Book Thief - Carrickfergus Omniplex

Thursday, 31 January 2019, - 18:00 to Thursday, 31 January 2019, 20:30

Doors open at 5.30pm!Mid and East Antrim Borough Council, through its Good Relations Programme, has organised three special screenings (FREE of Charge) for local citizens to reflect on Holocaust Memorial Day.To book for Carrickfergus Omniplex...

Torn From Home: Remembering the Holocaust Public

Torn From Home: Remembering the Holocaust

Thursday, 10 January 2019, - 09:30 to Thursday, 28 February 2019, 17:00

This new exhibition features an array of objects including original textile artworks, memorabilia, photos and items from Conflict Textiles collection marking the 90th anniversary of Anne Frank's birth.

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Holocaust Memorial Day Assemblies

Friday, 1 February 2019, - 09:00 to Friday, 1 February 2019, 14:45

A group of S6 pupils delivered a number of assemblies to all year groups (approx. 600 pupils).The group spent a number of weeks researching the topic area and produced an informative assembly delivered to their peers to educate them about differ...

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Holocaust Survivor Talk

Thursday, 7 February 2019, - 19:30

Holocaust Survivor talk. Agnes Grunwald-Spier: Women’s Experiences in the Holocaust No charge

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Scottish National Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 18:30

East Renfrewshire Council and Renfrewshire Council are co-hosting the Scottish National Holocaust event.The following exhibitions will also be on showYezidi Women ISIS Survivors Exhibition by Hannah Rose Thomas in Eastwood Park Theatre from 28 Ja...

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HMD Schools Day

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 10:00

10.00am Opening ceremony at Exeter Cathedral 10.30am Exhibition on the Holocaust and other genocides in Exeter Guildhall 10.45am Torn from home: a chance to listen to and talk with refugees now living in Devon at Southernhay URC, Exeter 10.45am Gu...

Holocaust Memorial Conference Private

Holocaust Memorial Conference

Wednesday, 16 January 2019, - 12:30

This conference, held at the University of Exeter, is an opportunity for attendees develop a broader understanding of the Holocaust, its surrounding issues and contemporary relevance. In addition to students from the University, we will be welcoming ...

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Drama and Storytelling with Jane Coyle and Sharon Dickson

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 14:30

Drama and Storytelling with Jane Coyle and Sharon Dickson in partnership with Armstrong Storytelling Bursary and Powerstone. Author Jane Coyle will perform a dramatic monologue, 'Farm Girl' which interweaves reflections on the Holocaust wi...

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Lisburn & Castlereagh Holocaust Memorial Commemorative Event

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 11:00

Following on from a community residential to Krakow, facilitated by the International School for Peace Studies, where 17 people took part in 2 pre-departure workshops and a study visit to Poland exploring Auschwitz, Auschwitz-Birkenau and Shindlers F...

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Special Screening of The Book Thief - Larne Omniplex

Wednesday, 30 January 2019, - 18:00 to Wednesday, 30 January 2019, 20:30

Doors open at 5.30pm!Mid and East Antrim Borough Council, through its Good Relations Programme, has organised three special screenings (FREE of Charge) for local citizens to reflect on Holocaust Memorial Day.To book for Larne Omniplex Screeni...

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HMD Screening Event for Schools

Tuesday, 22 January 2019,

In partnership with Antrim and Newtonabbey Borough Council, 5 short films will be screened and followed by learning activities led by UK Jewish Film Education Manager, Rachel Burns and Holocaust Educator, Mike Levy.

Jane Haining of Budapest - A Scottish Heroine Public

Jane Haining of Budapest - A Scottish Heroine

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 19:00

Local man, Rob O’Brien tells the story of his aunt, Jane Haining. Jane, a Church of Scotland missionary, was working in Budapest when she was arrested by the Nazis in 1944. She died in Auschwitz later that same year. Jane Haining is the only Scot ...

Remembering the Holocaust: Fighting fascism today Public

Remembering the Holocaust: Fighting fascism today

Tuesday, 22 January 2019, - 18:30

Speakers include:Rahela Cirpaci, Romano Lav community organiser Professor Henry Maitles, author of Understanding and Teaching the Holocaust Kirsty Robson, Holocaust Education Trust Charlotte Ahmed, Unite Against Fascism ScotlandHolocaust ...

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Glasgow Schools HMD Event

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, - 10:00

Young people from schools across Glasgow come together annually to share songs, drama, music and readings related to the theme from this year's Holocaust memorial events.We will be joined by 2 survivors who will also share their stories.

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Torn From Home

Thursday, 31 January 2019, - 10:00

PRESS RELEASE - HMD 2019#HMD2019Holocaust Memorial Day (27th January) was established as an international day of commemoration in 2000 as on this day in 1945 Auschwitz was liberated. Since then, St Mungo Museum of Religious Life & Art in...

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Torn From Home

Thursday, 31 January 2019, - 10:00

PRESS RELEASE - HMD 2019#HMD2019Holocaust Memorial Day (27th January) was established as an international day of commemoration in 2000 as on this day in 1945 Auschwitz was liberated. Since then, St Mungo Museum of Religious Life & Art in...

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S2 IDL event

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 11:45 to Monday, 28 January 2019, 15:50

At Bishopbriggs Academy we are holding our annual Holocaust Memorial Day event. This involves the S2 year group being off timetable for half a day. The year group will watch the HMDT theme video, then they will hear from senior pupils who visited Aus...

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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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