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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 .

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Holocaust & Genocide Memorial Day Commemoration

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 18:00 to Monday, 27 January 2020, 21:00

Southampton will be marking the UK’s national Holocaust Memorial Day with a commemorative event organised by the Parkes Institute for the Study of Jewish/non-Jewish Relations, University of Southampton, and hosted by Solent University.

The ...

Private

Holocaust memorial day themed assemblies

Monday, 27 January 2020,

Students in Bennett Memorial Diocesan School will be holding Holocaust Memorial Day themed assemblies for each year group for the week beginning 27th January-31st January 2020.

Private

Philosophy and the Holocaust

Saturday, 25 January 2020, - 01:00

Our Philosophy Society (The Lyceum) will be considering and hopefully debating the extent to which Philosophy was a contributor to the Holocaust or whether the Death Camps were the creation of what Hannah Arandt terms 'banality'. We shall be cons...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Tunbridge Wells Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Tunbridge Wells

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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HJS Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00

On Monday 27th January 2020, our whole school family joined together to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day. This year marked the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau on 27th January 1945 and our school joined thousands around t...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Southampton Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Southampton

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...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Southampton Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Southampton

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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Year 6 Holocaust

Thursday, 30 January 2020, - 09:00

Year 6 Immersive Day - the timetable will be collapsed for one day. Four workshops will run, English, RE, Wellbeing and Art. Students will rotate around these in groups of approx 25. We will use the film and powerpoint based around Leon and Barney...

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Library Display

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00

A display in the public library of literature and leaflets relevant to Holocaust Memorial Day.

Public

Library Book Display

Friday, 24 January 2020, - 09:00 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 17:30

Minehead Library will be displaying books relating to the Holocaust.

Public

Ringwood Remembers Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 15:00

The Meeting House in the centre of Ringwood will be open for silent reflection on the Holocaust and other genocides. Visitors can come and go as they wish. There will be a book of commemoration and candles that can be lit. An exhibition relatin...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

A short service on this year's theme 'Stand Together' will be held at Havant Cemetery commencing at 11.00 am,

The service will be led by Cllr Leah Turner, and will include readings by the Mayor of Havant, Cllr Diana Patrick, and local gr...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Herne Bay Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Herne Bay

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 18:15

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

Whole School Commemoration of Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 20 January 2020, - 08:00

Holocaust Memorial Day flame display - made from pupil handprints - in a prominent location
Assemblies in the week preceding Holocaust Memorial Day - where students who have participated in the Holocaust Educational Trust's 'Lessons from Aus...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Taunton Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Taunton

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...

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Leave your message on our tree of hope!

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:30 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 12:30

Join us in spreading a message of hope by adding your hand-note to our tree of hope!

Trace around your hand using our coloured paper and choose your own inspiring message of love, compassion, or comfort to make the community a brighter plac...

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Evening Prayer

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 16:00

A service of Evening Prayer according to the rites of the Church of England together with a reflection and an opportunity to light a candle of peace and reconciliation.

HMD Awareness Evening Private

HMD Awareness Evening

Wednesday, 29 January 2020, - 19:15

6th Gosport Scout Group are going to be looking into the Holocaust and raising awareness of the atrocities that took place 75 years ago. We are also going to be looking at how we can prevent prejudice and discrimination within our own communities....

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Awareness Event

Thursday, 23 January 2020, - 12:05 to Tuesday, 31 December 2019, 10:00

An interactive display and opportunity for discussion about the issues around this important day. This is for the Bridgwater and Taunton College community only and is not open to the public - sorry.

Public

Choral Evensong of Remembrance and Prayer

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 17:30

This special service is sung by the Choir of Canterbury Cathedral.
A range of faith leaders are involved, and members of all faiths are invited to attend.
The service contains prayers of commemoration for those who have died in the Hol...