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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.


Display commemorating HMD 2019

Monday, 21 January 2019,

North Yorkshire are joining in the commemoration of Holocaust Memorial Day. From 21 to 28 January, there will be displays of posters, educational materials, leaflets and books at Northallerton, Ripon, Harrogate, Scarborough, Skipton, Selby, Malton, W...


Service at Bramcote Hills Park

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 11:00

Broxtowe Borough Council held a service in the Holocaust Memorial Garden at Bramcote Hills Park.The Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, the Leader of the Council, the Youth Mayor and a local 7-year-old resident who moved to Broxtowe following conf...


Calderdale Commemoration Event

Thursday, 31 January 2019, - 13:00

• A testimony from Ms. Iby Knill, Auschwitz survivor, followed by a Q&A session • Short talks from learners on this year's HMD theme: ‘Torn from home’ • A representative of the Calderdale Interfaith Council to speak. • Rudi Leavor - chan...

HMD Commemoration Event Public

HMD Commemoration Event

Thursday, 31 January 2019, - 13:00

CALDERDALE INTERFAITH COUNCILWOULD LIKE TO INVITE YOU TO THEHOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2019 COMMEMORATION EVENTHosted by the Calderdale Interfaith Council and Calderdale College.To be held at the Percival Whitley Centre, Calderdale Colleg...

Unpacking the Holocaust- CPD Public

Unpacking the Holocaust- CPD

Tuesday, 15 January 2019, - 08:30

As a Beacon School for Holocaust Education 2018-19 we are proud to co-host UCL- (IoE) Centre for Holocaust Education one day CPD- Unpacking the Holocaust. This event is open and free to any secondary teachers in the East Midlands. A thoughtful intro...

Going Home Public

Going Home

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 15:00

Sun 27 Jan 3pm & 6pm Djanogly Theatre Pay what you can Ages 14+A rehearsed, script-in-hand reading of Nigel McCrery’s first play for the stage. Going Home, directed by Martin Berry, focuses on the fate of Jews in the Nazi Holocaust, and t...


Nottinghamshire County Unison Event

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 11:30

For Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 Notts County UNISON Labour Link would you like to invite you to remember those victims of Holocaust and Genocides. We will be taking part in the postcard project on the theme of “Torn from home” looking at life storie...


Boys' Brigade Education

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 15:00

Information evening for children aged 11-15 in Howden Boys' Brigade. We looked at survivor stories and mainly focused on WWII Holocaust and Jews.


A Moment to Reflect

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 10:00

The Equality & Diversity Committee has organised ‘A Moment to Reflect’ on Friday 25 January to give ICO staff the opportunity to reflect and remember the genocides of the past.Staff are invited to drop in to a designated room for a few minut...

Annual Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration Public

Annual Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 18:00

Rochdale Borough’s Annual Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration will take place this year at Middleton Arena on Monday 28th January from 6.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. Guests are asked to assemble from 6.00 p.m. A bus will take those who wish, the short jo...


Holocaust - Sport

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 10:30 to Friday, 25 January 2019, 15:30

This will be a basic display covering Holocaust Memorial Day 2019 with specific emphasis being placed on four sports personalities, Gretel Bergmann, Helene Mayer, Bela Guttmann, and Alfred Nakache who were impacted by pre-war Nazi policies or were su...


Church Service marking HMD

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 16:30

Today, in our service with Communion at 4:30pm, we will be marking Holocaust Memorial Day and looking at God's desire for us all to live life in all its fullness.


Public display

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 09:30 to Sunday, 27 January 2019, 17:30

This is a free to enter display, organised by Ruddington Parish Council.The theme this year is “Torn From Home”. The display consists of posters, poetry, booklets, photographs and cards detailing these tragedies. Booklets are available so that yo...


SheSaysMCR - Conflict

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 18:00 to Thursday, 24 January 2019, 21:00

This event is particularly poignant, as we're hosting it alongside Holocaust Memorial Day. We want to open up discussions around what conflict means to us as individuals, as a society and as a world. Conflict effects everyone, so lets talk about...


HMD Screening Event for Schools

Wednesday, 23 January 2019,

In partnership with Manchester City Council, HOME cinema and Learning from the Righteous, 5 short films will be followed by a presentation from Holocaust survivor Danny Herman with Antony Lishak, and by learning activities led UK Jewish Film Educatio...


Holocaust Memorial Assembly

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 08:45 to Friday, 25 January 2019, 09:00

Every year group at our school, Eaton Bank Academy, will have an assembly this week focussing on the Holocaust. We will also have a visiting survivor come and speak to the year groups in the summer of this year. This link with the KS3 History curricu...


Bury Holocaust Memorial Event

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, - 19:00

The Bury Holocaust Memorial event will be held at a private location within the Bury borough and will be attended by prominent people from across the borough.Those that would like to know anything further about the event or would be interested i...


HMD display

Tuesday, 22 January 2019,

Display created about HMD in the library along with some recommended books.

Circuit Service to mark Holocaust Memorial Day Public

Circuit Service to mark Holocaust Memorial Day

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 10:30

The churches of Tadcaster Methodist Circuit are coming together for a service to Commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day 'Torn from Home', at Boston Spa Methodist Church. The service is led by Revd Steve and Mrs Sue Jakeman, both members of CCJ...


Holocaust Memorial Day Event Whitefield. UNISON.

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 16:00

Whitefield Holocaust Memorial Day 4pm Sunday 27th January 2019 “Torn from Home” In late January local trade-unionists from within the Labour Party will once again host a memorial event at the Millennium Flagpole Garden, on the corner of Bury Ne...