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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. Explore our interactive map below to see the diverse range of activities that took place for HMD 2019. Activities for HMD 2020 will appear later in the year.


HMD Survivor Webcast

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 10:00

We will be taking part in the HMD survivor webcast interviewing Harry Spiro BEM hosted by Robert Rinder.


S1 Holocaust Memorial Day Assembly

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, - 13:00

Each S1 ( 1st year High School) class is presenting on a different aspect of the Holocaust eg 1C are doing their presentation on propaganda. This is a closed event which has no cost to the pupils.


Adult Creative Writing Group

Tuesday, 5 February 2019, - 18:30

Adult Creative Writing Group The theme for this years Holocaust Memorial Day is 'Torn from Home'. Our Creative Writing Group will be reviewing resources provided by the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust to help inspire them to create their ow...


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 UK Jewish Film Education Manager, Rachel Burns and Holocaust Educator, Mike Levy.


Special Screening of The Book Thief - Ballymena IMC

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 18:00 to Monday, 28 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 Ballymena IMC Screenin...

Shoah:  A Holocaust Cantata Public

Shoah: A Holocaust Cantata

Saturday, 26 January 2019, - 19:30

On the eve of Holocaust Memorial Day, Brent Singers join with the Choristers of Buckfast Abbey for an emotive performance of Philip Arkwright's Holocaust Cantata, "Shoah."Matthew Searles - DirectorPhilip Arkwright - OrganTi...


Tree planting

Thursday, 17 January 2019, - 11:00

Tree planting with local school in local park


Assembly in school and discussion

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 08:20

Assembly including PPT film, candle lighting, talk and laying of stones. HMD leaflets handed out to all pupils.

HMD Awareness Week Public

HMD Awareness Week

Saturday, 19 January 2019, - 10:00 to Monday, 28 January 2019, 10:00

There will be a display of books, posters & Literature aimed at raising awareness of Holocaust memorial day in Camelford Library

Commemoration event Public

Commemoration event

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 14:00

There will be a Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration in the Peace Garden on Plymouth Hoe on Sunday 27 January at 2pm. All are welcome to attend. The event is to remember all those who have died in the Holocaust and all subsequent genocides, and this ...


Holocaust Memorial Lunch

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 12:30

International Holocaust Memorial Day is marked every year on 27 January - the day that Auschwitz-Birkenau was liberated and a day to remember the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust, the millions of people killed under Nazi persecution and...


Memorial plaque unveiling

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 12:30 to Friday, 25 January 2019, 13:00

This will be a short ceremony to unveil a memorial plaque and piece of art at the College's Memorial Garden (outside of the engineering block). The plaque has been designed and crafted by students of the college.There is no charge to attend...


HMD Commemoration

Friday, 25 January 2019,

Holocaust Memorial Day is officially on 27th January.Here at Stoke Damerel Community College we will be commemorating HMD on FRIDAY 25th January 2019. This Year the theme is 'Torn From Home'. The event will include a stand on the stre...


HMD Commemoration

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 18:00

Students research life stories of victims and survivors and present them, along with reciting poetry.


From Belfast to Dachau

Wednesday, 30 January 2019, - 19:00

From Belfast to Dachau - production by Doubleband Films Teddy Dixon was a typical Belfast boy, except that he was born in New York and called up for service in the US Army. As a member of the Rainbow Division, Teddy was one of the first serviceme...


A Survivor Speaks

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, - 11:00

Eva Clarke, Holocaust Survivor, returns to Fermanagh to share her family's experience of the Holocaust, the Second World War & beyond. Booking is required.


Harlaw Remembers

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 08:30 to Friday, 1 February 2019, 16:00

There will be an HMD exhibition in the library - with posters, life stories and educational material from the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust and the Holocaust Educational Trust. Pupils will be encouraged to read and reflect and sign our Harlaw Academ...

1945 at Belmont Filmhouse, Aberdeen Public

1945 at Belmont Filmhouse, Aberdeen

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 13:00

A special screening of Ferenc Török's award-winning Hungarian drama 1945 to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 - tickets are free for this event, booking recommended.12 August 1945. The inhabitants of a village in rural Soviet-occupied Hungar...