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Each year tens of thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). As we get closer to HMD 2022 activities will appear on our map so that you can find out what is happening near you.

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2022 Public

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2022

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

Join Doughty Street for a 1 hour online event for Holocaust Memorial Day. The event will feature a video episode of the Better Human Podcast, featuring a fascinating interview between Adam Wagner, the daughter of a Holocaust survivor and the grand...

David Cesarani Holocaust Memorial Lecture Public

David Cesarani Holocaust Memorial Lecture

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 18:30

Re-presenting the Holocaust at the Imperial War Museum

James Bulgin
Head of Content for the new Holocaust Galleries, Imperial War Museums

James started work on the project in 2016. Before joining IWM James worked as a commercia...

Big Sonia documentary on Together TV Public

Big Sonia documentary on Together TV

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 22:15

Big Sonia follows the story of, inspirational speaker, businesswoman, and Holocaust survivor, Sonia Warshawski on her journey to inspire countless people to feel their trauma and to raise awareness of what hate can do.

After a lifetime of k...

Belsen: Our Story documentary on Together TV Public

Belsen: Our Story documentary on Together TV

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 21:00

Using unique interviews with those who were there, this moving film reveals the true experience of life inside the infamous Bergen-Belsen concentration camp where over 50,000 people - mostly Jews - died, primarily from starvation and disease in th...

Private

HMD Assembly 2022

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 14:00 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 14:00

We are delivering a HMD assembly to all year groups (7-13) throughout the week from 24th January.

We will encourage all students to find out more following the assemblies, and to see how they can get involved themselves. We will encourage...

Public

Anne Frank documentary on Together TV

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 15:15

This telling of the story of Anne Frank’s diary is told by her step-sister and Auschwitz survivor, Eva Schloss.
The two young girls lives ran in parallel through the Nazi occupation of Europe but would both have very different outcomes.

Public

Vivienne Cato talks about her mother, Eva Cato

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 19:30

Zoom talk available nationally to all members of the British Federation of Women Graduates. Following the talk a question and answer session is held.

Private

Speaker visit

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 08:30 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 09:30

We are welcoming two external speakers (survivors or children of survivors of the Holocaust) to the school (from company G2G) to present to Years 9 and 10 on Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th January.
For the other year groups, we have two Y13...

Planting of a memorial oak tree Public

Planting of a memorial oak tree

Sunday, 16 January 2022,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...

Private

u3a & G2G - The Story of Alice Svarin

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 14:00

A special online event for u3a members across the UK.

Vera Bernstein, a speaker from Generation2Generation, will present her mother's remarkable story of survival

This event will be held online via Zoom and is for u3a members only

Public

Kindertransport and the Harwich Memorial Statue

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

Talk on the Kinder Transport, focusing on Harwich and the campaign to install a statue to commemorate this. It will be given to the "Thursday Circle" group of Wimpole Methodist Church, Colchester.

PASSPORTS FOR LIFE: A discussion on the Ładoś Group Public

PASSPORTS FOR LIFE: A discussion on the Ładoś Group

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 18:30

Talk and Panel Discussion with Monika Maniewska, Pilecki Institute researcher and member of the International Committee of the Ładoś Group and Roger Moorhouse, Historian

80 years ago, in 1941, in Bern, Switzerland, Polish diplomats in coope...

Private

Generation2Generation Talk in School

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:30

Students at our school will hear talks from Generation2Generation's second generation Holocaust survivors. These sessions will take place in their History classes.

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:30

The programme includes inputs from the Mayor of Ipswich, Holocaust survivors and third generation, local schools, the Refugee Council, the Police and Victim Support.

Public

Portishead Library Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 Display

Friday, 14 January 2022, - 09:00 to Friday, 4 February 2022, 17:00

Portishead Library will be putting together a book display to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2022. This will include child and adult fiction and nonfiction books. Hoping to get people thinking about the Holocaust and other genocides, including thinki...