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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.

Screening of The Birdcatcher (15) Public

Screening of The Birdcatcher (15)

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 19:30

In 1942 Norway, Esther (Sarah-Sofie Boussnina), a 14-year-old Jewish girl has her world torn apart when the Nazis unleash their reign of terror on her small town, forcing her parents to hide her on a truck headed for Sweden, hopefully to safety. E...

Thurrock Council Public

Thurrock Council

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

Thurrock Council will be holding a Commemoration Service led my Thurrock Mayor to recognise and reflect on all those who suffered loss during the holocaust and other more recent genocides. The service will include poetry reading from local sch...

Public

Croydon Holocaust Memorial Event

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 00:00

candle lighting event and reading of the pledge by the Mayor of Croydon
Followed by an hour long presentation by schools and a speaker from Bosnia followed by refreshments

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Epsom Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Epsom

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...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Bromley Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Bromley

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...

Exhibition and Memorial Service Public

Exhibition and Memorial Service

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00

Year 5/6 pupils at Llantrisant Primary School in collaboration with the Chaplaincy & Spiritual Care Department have created a Memorial Flame which makes up part of an exhibition at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital. The exhibition, which will be av...

Private

Memorial assembly

Wednesday, 22 January 2020, - 08:50

Our tutor group is organising an assembly about the Holocaust and the people who rescued others from it.

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Cardiff Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Cardiff

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...

Private

Lessons from Auschwitz Presentation

Thursday, 30 January 2020, - 10:00 to Thursday, 30 January 2020, 11:00

Two students from North Kent College attended the recent South East LFA project and will be sharing this with 100+ students from the Public Services students they represent.

Other events will be podcast and tutorial sheet sent to College tu...

Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 14:00

Communities and faith groups from Dartford came together on Monday 27th January to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day which also marked the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and the 25th anniversary of the genocide in Bosnia. The ev...

Public

Croydon Council HMD Candle Lighting & Civic Ceremony

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:55

Our event is divided into two parts. We have the Candle Lighting which starts at 11.55am in the council Town Hall Foyer. And this will consist of a speech from the leader of the council, Candle lighting and minute silence by The Worshipful the May...

Private

Croydon High Remembers Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00 to Tuesday, 21 January 2020, 09:30

At Croydon High School GDST Year 9 will be off timetable on HMD learning about the Holocuast. This includes learning the story of Leon Greenman, a timeline of Nazi persecution and the Liberation of Bergen-Belsen. In the afternoon the pupils will...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Guildford Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Guildford

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...

Public

Holocaust by Charles Reznikoff

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 19:30

To mark World Holocaust Day, Mike Pearson and John Rowley read US poet-clerk Charles Reznikoff’s extraordinary, terrifying but ultimately affirming cycle of poems Holocaust. Based on testimonies at the Nuremberg Military Tribunals and the trials o...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Showcase Bluewater CDL Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Showcase Bluewater CDL

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 Cardiff Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon 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...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Exhibition

Tuesday, 21 January 2020, - 09:00 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 00:00

An exhibition commemorating the Holocaust and genocide featuring original artwork by young people from Gravesham.