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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...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Evensong

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 15:30

Join us for Choral Evensong, led by clergy and the Cathedral Choir in person, or online.

As part of this service, we welcome survivor of the Holocaust Iby Knill, to speak on the subject of Holocaust Memorial Day.

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...

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

One Day in our lives

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

Years 7-9 will be shown a ppt presentation on the Holocaust and then will complete a written task telling us about 'One Day' in their lives that had an impact on them, it may be a negative or positive experience. The best 3 of each year group will...

Private

HMD Assembly

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 08:15

Speaker from G2G will be delivering an assembly to all of KS3 (360 students).

Public

A civic service to mark Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:30 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 14:30

An Act of worship held in partnership between Ripon Cathedral and the Chair of North Yorkshire County Council. The service will be attended by members of local religious communities, schools and community groups.

Gideon Klein: Portrait of a composer Public

Gideon Klein: Portrait of a composer

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 20:15

Based on eyewitness testimony and letters, ‘Gideon Klein: Portrait of a Composer’, relating the extraordinary story of an outstanding composer and pianist, has been performed in the USA, Czech Republic, Germany and the UK. Written and devised by D...

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

Join us from 6.15pm as the Parade of The Weeping Sisters marches through the town Centre.

A solemn procession of large figures, reflecting the grief of women for the Holocaust and other genocides, beginning at The Commercial Hotel, New Stre...

Zine launch and survivor talk: Martin Kapel Public

Zine launch and survivor talk: Martin Kapel

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 17:00

After Martin Kapel was forced to leave Germany with his family and thousands of other Polish Germans in 1938, he spent a few weeks in a Shtetl in Poland, before being able to escape further Nazi persecution in a Kindertransport to the UK. He feel...

Holocaust Memorial Day Activities and Collective Worship Private

Holocaust Memorial Day Activities and Collective Worship

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 09:00 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 15:00

We will be taking part in acts of collective worship on the theme of 'One Day' throughout the week with an SLT led-worship live streamed to all tutor groups across the school.
On the 26th January, we will be streaming HET's live survivor web...

Private

Kathy Hagler, Holocaust Survivor

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 13:30

Virtual talk followed by a Q&A session between local resident Kathy Hagler, survivor of the Munkacs Ghetto in Ruthenia, and pupils in Primary 7 at Cradlehall Primary School.

Public

Display in Inverness library

Thursday, 20 January 2022,

Accounts and pictures from the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust photocopied and pinned on a 3 part dispay board on top of a table with copies, of most of which is pinned on the board, to take away to read and share with others.

Public

HMD Library Display

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 10:00 to Tuesday, 8 February 2022, 10:00

Books ,Posters and Information on HMD.

Minute’s Silence Public

Minute’s Silence

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:55

We will be holding a minute’s silence at 11am, so we ask people to attend a bit before 11. This will happen outside Student Central at the University of Huddersfield and is affiliated with the Student Union and JSoc. There will be a few words and ...

Private

Holocaust Memorial Run

Sunday, 30 January 2022, - 08:30

Run Peterlee members meet on Marine Drive, run around Hartlepool headland, then up past Spion Kopp to the Jewish Cemetery. On the run we pick up a pebble from the beach and then lay it on a headstone and remember!
We didn’t manage to do this...

Private

York Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Online Event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:30

Years 10 and above studying History and RS and those interested in this event and coming together to watch this talk provided by the University of York this week.

Public

Marking all Genocides

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 10:30 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 14:00

Information and survivor speakers
Times to be confirmed if not listed

A three day information event with daily headline survivor speakers from various genocides. The event, in Mirfield Library Huddersfield Rd, Mirfield, West Yorkshire...

Talk and Tree Planting Public

Talk and Tree Planting

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 14:00

The Friends of Linthorpe Cemetery and Nature Reserve @ The Hebrew Prayer House, Linthorpe Cemetery, Middlesbrough

2.00 A few words of welcome and light candles

2.10 - A short illustrated presentation by Ian Stubbs (Friends of Linth...