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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.

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Leicester Commemorative Holocaust Memorial Day Event

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 19:00

The Event is open to all & admission is free.Young people who have visited Auschwitz will talk & answer questions on their experience. There will be appropriate musical contributions including klezmer songs. Professor Aubrey Newman,...

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Exhibition at Curve Theatre 18 January to 8 February

Friday, 18 January 2019, - 10:10 to Friday, 8 February 2019, 16:00

Students from Leicester schools submitted work showing empathy for refugees, particularly Holocaust refugees who had been Torn from Home. The winning entries will be on display in the foyer at the Curve Theatre in Leicester.

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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...

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Reflections on Rwanda

Monday, 28 January 2019,

Year 8 students watched Hotel Rwanda. Then completed life story maps of survivors and will work towards producing a memorialYear 7 have been learning about Renee Bernstein's story and writing postcards to her

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Holocaust Memorial Service

Saturday, 26 January 2019, - 11:00

We are in our 19th consecutive year in having a Holocaust Memorial Service in Astley Park, Chorley at the War memorial/Cenotaph. Mayors, the local MP, councillors, Armed Forces with Standards, police, fire fighters, ambulance crews - meet and we hav...

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Display in School

Friday, 25 January 2019,

Exhibition in the school courtyard for HMD

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Reflecting on Holocaust Memorial Day

Saturday, 26 January 2019, - 15:00

A talk and workshop advertised to Methodists in Horncastle and local churches and held at Horncastle Methodist Church

Theatre Production ‘Last Train To Auschwitz ‘ Public

Theatre Production ‘Last Train To Auschwitz ‘

Monday, 28 January 2019, - 20:00 to Tuesday, 29 January 2019, 20:00

A play celebrating the many who lost their lives in the notorious death camp. Sad yet ultimately uplifting celebration of the human spirit. Tickets are £16.00 & £20.00 with concessions for group bookings .

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Film watching

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 21:00

My husband and myself watched a documentary in which British survivors of the Holocaust told their histories of their experiences in the concentration camps. We followed this with watching the film, The Boy In The Striped Pajamas.

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Watched the live webcast of Harry Spiro interview

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 10:00

We watched as a class group the interview between Rob Rinder and Harry Spiro. We are a class of SEN pupils so to show attention for this amount of time is an achievement. A lot of questions were raised and we were able to have a discussion about the...

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HMD service

Sunday, 27 January 2019, - 18:00

An evening service to mark Holocaust Memorial Day, including lighting of candles. All welcome.

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Service at the Minster

Friday, 25 January 2019, - 11:00

On Friday 25th January 2019 a service will be held at the Minster in Preston city centre.Starting at 11am the service will contain a range of speakers : Elinor Chohan -Remembering Srebrenica Ayman Jundi - Syrian Relief Michael Donlan - Rwanda...

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Panel Discussion

Wednesday, 23 January 2019, - 18:00

Holocaust Memorial Day takes place on the 27th of January each year and encourages remembrance in a world scarred by genocide. Throughout January a number of activities take place across the UK.A discussion panel will be taking place on Wednesday...

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Sacred Time

Friday, 25 January 2019,

We placed resources on our Chaplaincy website for Form Tutors to use between 25.01.19 and 01.02.19.In addition we held assemblies for each Year Group.History classes participated in the postcard project.

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Porajmos - The Roma Holocaust

Thursday, 24 January 2019, - 18:00

Please join us for our annual Holocaust Memorial Day event at St Paul's Church, Walsall. This year we will be exploring Porajmos, the Roma Holocaust. Please follow the link below to register for your free ticket!

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Promotional display

Monday, 7 January 2019, - 10:00 to Thursday, 7 February 2019, 10:00

We have a double display of materials and books to promote Holocaust Memorial day

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HMD awareness day

Monday, 21 January 2019, - 10:00 to Friday, 1 February 2019, 10:00

I am a union learning representative for DWP. I arranged a HMD information noticeboard and distributed HMD booklets to colleagues. I also discussed this information with my son 7 and daughter 10. My daughter also visited a imperial war museum and com...

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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...

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Exhibition, assembly and postcards activity

Friday, 1 February 2019, - 09:00

Assembly for whole school led by members of the genocide and human rights awareness group, lunchtime exhibition sharing survivors ' stories with attendees reflecting on what they have read using HMDT postcards

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Making Holocaust Memorials

Friday, 25 January 2019,

We taught the Holocaust to Year 9 students from October to Dec 2018. At the end of the Module we asked the students to create their own Holocaust Memorials . The students produced some very thoughtful designs which really highlighted their empathy ...