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Each year tens of thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). Explore our map to see activities that happened for HMD 2022.

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...

School Assemblies to mark HMD Private

School Assemblies to mark HMD

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:30

Because of Covid these were online assemblies delivered to years 7 to 13 in their registration slot.
Not what I would have chosen to do but needs must. The slot meant they were foreshortened to only 15 minutes.

The Dressmakers of Auschwitz - In Their Own Words Public

The Dressmakers of Auschwitz - In Their Own Words

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

At the height of the Holocaust twenty-five young Jewish inmates of Auschwitz-Birkenau were selected to create beautiful fashions for elite Nazi women in a dedicated salon established by the camp commandant’s wife.

New York Times bestselling...

Private

Time of Remembrance

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

There will be a time for students and staff to gather in the chapel of St Chad's College to reflect, and pause to remember the millions who have lost their lives in the Holocaust and Genocides throughout the world.

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

Oldham Annual Holocaust Memorial Day Commemorative Event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

Oldham's Annual Holocaust Memorial Day event at The Bluecoat CE Secondary School

HMD Event on Thursday 27th January
On Thursday 27th January Oldham Council are hosting the annual Holocaust Memorial Day event at The Blue Coat School , ...

Private

Holocaust Memorial Assembly

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:00

We holding an Year 5 and Year 6 assembly to explain to the children about the Holocaust Memorial Day and why it is commemorated. Then we are going to learn about the Kindertransport.
In the afternoon we are having a zoom session about 'Ulla ...

Time of Prayer and Lament Public

Time of Prayer and Lament

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 12:00

We shall be meeting for a time of prayer and lament
To remember all those who have lost their lives in genocide

Private

Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:15

A survivor is speaking to the lower sixth and then working with just the lower sixth historians for us to create presentations for different parts of the school to circulate and educate people

Public

Durham County Council Commemorative Event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

We are delighted to host guest speaker Uri Winterstein, who will talk about his families experiences during World War II. We will also hear poems about the Holocaust written by pupils of County Durham schools.

We will also be lighting our ...

Private

Holocaust Stories

Monday, 14 February 2022,

Holocaust survivor speakers and their stories

Stephenson College - Holocaust Memorial Day Remembrance Event Public

Stephenson College - Holocaust Memorial Day Remembrance Event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:45 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 20:00

Stephenson College welcomes all members of the Durham University community to our Holocaust Memorial Day Remembrance Event on 27 January 2022 in Platform 1, Stephenson Central, DH1 3DE.

Join us to remember all victims of genocide at a simp...

Public

North Tyneside HMD event

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 09:45

A ceremony including schools, keynote speaker and senior officials from North TYNESIDE which forms part of our annual HMD week.

Private

Holocaust Tutorial

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

As a class, we will be investigating the life stories of those who have experienced the atrocities of holocaust, looking at current situations across the world and discussing our roles and responsibilities in caring for others.

Private

Fingerprint Flames

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:15

The St James' Equality Group will be creating the Holocaust Memorial flames with finger painting and exploring the stories of some of the Holocaust survivors.

Public

A note through time

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

Pupils from across Special Schools in Tameside have created postcards to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2022. We thought about the theme 'One day....' and thought about letters and how these are becoming less popular as we move through time.

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Private

Poetry competition

Monday, 17 January 2022,

We will ask students to produce either some creative writing or a poem to remember HMD and display in college.

Public

Calderdale Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 18:00 to Tuesday, 25 January 2022, 20:00

CALDERDALE INTERFAITH
WOULD LIKE TO INVITE YOU TO THE HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY 2022
ONLINE COMMEMORATION EVENT

Hosted by the Calderdale Interfaith, the Holocaust Survivors Friendship Association, and Calderdale College.
Tue...