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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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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...


Truro Cathedral - Two day exhibition exploring genocide

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 10:00 to Saturday, 26 January 2019, 15:00

Truro Cathedral is hosting a 2 day exhibition organised by the Diverse Communities Team from the Devon and Cornwall Police.Attendees will be able to explore and learn of the personal experiences of survivors of genocide and leave a message on our...


The Holocaust and Me

Wednesday, 30 January 2019, - 19:00

The Holocaust and Me - a modern day Jewish woman's thoughts on the Holocaust with a Q & A session afterward

Torn From Home Private

Torn From Home

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 09:15

Primaries 4-7 took part in our annual HMD commemorative assembly which followed this year's theme of Torn from Home. After an introductory powerpoint on the persecution and ultimate fate of Dutch Jewry, pupils watch an edited version of the HM...


HMD Awareness and Book Display

Thursday, 17 January 2019, - 09:00 to Saturday, 2 February 2019, 17:00

Interactive display for all ages, including books and other items to consider and borrow.Learn, remember, respond.

Holocaust Memorial Day Webcast Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Webcast

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 09:45

Join us to witness the live webcast from survivor Harry Spiro. This is a free event.


Holocaust Memorial Day Seminar

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 09:30

Lighting of the Sir Anish Kapoor Candle, Audio visual display, Holocaust Memorial Day Seminar, Panel Discussion and Lunch. Free. Limited number of places so booking required. Event takes place at Lews Castle College, Stornoway


HMD film evening

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 19:30

Westray Parish Kirk Youth Group annual HMD film night and reflection.

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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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