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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.

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HMD 2020 events in Exeter

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:00

HMD 2020 events in Exeter are open to schools and the public.
10am Opening Ceremony at Exeter Cathedral
10.45am - 2.45pm Talks in Southernhay URC
10.30am - 3.30pm Exhibition in Exeter Guildhall
3.30pm Closing Ceremony at Ex...

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Survivor talk

Wednesday, 29 January 2020, - 19:30

Through this extraordinary partnership, Neomie (daughter of holocaust survivors) and Derek (grandson of an SS guard) share their stories as a warning of the perils of extremism and to inspire greater understanding of people we might consider to be...

Holocaust Memorial Commemoration Public

Holocaust Memorial Commemoration

Wednesday, 29 January 2020, - 19:00

CSREC are honoured to commemorate this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day which marks the 75th anniversary of the closing of Auschwitz-Birkenau on the 29th January with a free event at Falkirk Community Trust Library. Come and help us to mark this hist...

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Holocaust Community Mosaic

Monday, 6 January 2020, - 09:00 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 00:00

Making of a Holocaust memorial mosaic with community groups

Based at the Barron Hall Glengormley

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Holocaust Memorial Day Concert

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 19:00

HMD-20 Scotland to commemorate 75th Anniversary of Liberation of Buchenwald

The year 2020 will be a year of commemoration of two very significant events: 75th Anniversary of the liberation of Buchenwald- notorious Nazi labor camp (11.04.194...

HMD Schools engagement project and final commemorative event Private

HMD Schools engagement project and final commemorative event

Wednesday, 29 January 2020,

Since August 2019 the St Mungo Museum has been working with 15 x S2 pupils from Holyrood and St Andrew's Secondary Schools and Rosshall Academy in Glasgow to explore the meaning of HMD focusing on this year's theme 'Standing Together'. We are a...

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S2 Holocaust Memorial Event

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00

Our second year pupils at Bishopbriggs Academy will take part in our annual Holocaust Memorial Day event. Departments across the school offer workshops to pupils to improve their understanding of the Holocaust and its' relevance today. Senior pupi...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman  Glasgow Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Glasgow

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...

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Glasgow City Council Schools HMD Event

Thursday, 30 January 2020, - 10:00

The Glasgow Schools HMD event is hosted annually by Glasgow School children to an audience of Local Politicians, Education Staff, HMD Steering Group members and other school children.

The event consists of survivor talks, drama, music and r...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Glasgow Quay Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Glasgow Quay

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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Holocaust Assemblies

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 09:30

A series of five assemblies each covering a different aspect of Holocaust education. Themes included, genocide, survivors, collaborators, rescuers and what a visit to a concentration camp is actually like.

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Omniplex Newry Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Omniplex Newry

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...

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Holocaust Memorial Day 2020 - Stand Together

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 17:30

We are hosting a n evening of remembrance on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and to commemorate Jane Haining Scotland's Auschwitz Herione - Jane died at Birkenau in 1944 after being arrested for her work at the ...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- WTW Barnstaple Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- WTW Barnstaple

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...

Falkirk's Castle Rankine - a Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration Public

Falkirk's Castle Rankine - a Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Thursday, 23 January 2020, - 18:30 to Thursday, 23 January 2020, 19:30

As part of our Holocaust Memorial Day commemorations, we have chosen to hold a public talk in Denny Library as this year it is the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, and Falkirk had its very own prisoner of war camp in the D...

Special Assemblies across two weeks leading up to and after HMD2020 Private

Special Assemblies across two weeks leading up to and after HMD2020

Monday, 24 February 2020, - 09:00 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 09:00

Special assemblies with year heads for S1/S6 week before 27.1.200.
Week beginning 27.01. 2020
Special assemblies organised by Bearsden History dept with young people from department sharing their learning.
S3 pupils online link...

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HMD Exhibition

Monday, 27 January 2020,

Pupils at Alva Academy will be putting on an exhibition to mark 75 years since the Holocaust. The exhibition will cover a wide range of topics/areas concerning the Holocaust. Local primary school children will be attending .

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ECG Holocaust Memorial Day

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

We will hold a moment of silence at 1pm, and have some interactive info points in the garden. Refreshments also available

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Merlin Okehampton The New Carlton Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Merlin Okehampton The New Carlton

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...