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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.



Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:40

We have a speaker from Generation 2 Generation coming in to deliver a whole-school assembly. Our guest will then deliver a Q and A session with A-Level students before joining several of our students walking to take part in a memorial conducted by...


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.


Redditch Holocaust Memorial Civic Event

Saturday, 29 January 2022, - 10:15

10.15 - Meet outside the Town Hall
10.30 - Start the walk to the marker
10.35 – Event starts
11.00 – Event closes


Holocaust memorial assemblies

Tuesday, 18 January 2022, - 08:20

Holocaust Memorial Day Assemblies were presented to the different school sections. With year 12 historians presenting to the sixth form.
This week the HMD leaflets will be distributed to all tutor groups.


Tree Planting Ceremony

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:30

The Mayor of Middlesbrough Andy Preston will be planting a silver birch tree to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day and pay tribute to the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust, alongside the millions of other people killed under Nazi pers...


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.


Wellingborough Library Display

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 12:00 to Saturday, 29 January 2022, 17:00

Wellingborough Library will have a display with information, booklets and relevant books to take out about HMD and genocide as a whole.

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...



Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:30

Teesside Hospice is coming together to reflect on the history of genocide, remembering all the people whose lives have been lost or damaged and hoping for a better future.

Teesside Hospice interfaith chaplain volunteer is going to be readi...

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...

Huntcliff week of Holocaust Remembrance Private

Huntcliff week of Holocaust Remembrance

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 08:40 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 09:00

During form time throughout the week Huntcliff staff and students will be taking part in activities themed to remember the Holocaust:
Tuesday - General introduction to the Holocaust;
Wednesday - Watching Out of the Darkness (Holocaust ...

Inter faith service Public

Inter faith service

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 12:00

Borough Mayor of King's Lynn and West Norfolk joins readers from many faiths for an open air service held at a memorial tree planted 21 years ago for the first HMD.
Pupils from a local school choir add the music for a short service and wreat...


Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00

The Mayor of Warwick's office organises this annual Holocaust Memorial Day event every year. It is in the open air by the War Memorial in Church Street, Warwick. There are readings of poems and narratives to remember the terrible events of the Na...


Sixth Formers sharing Lessons from Auschwitz knowledge

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:00

3 of our sixth formers attended the Lessons From Auschwitz programme.
They have since developed a virtual assembly they will deliver to the rest of the school on Holocaust Memorial Day


Holocaust Memorial Day event - 'One day...'

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:30

We are honoured to have Holocaust survivor, Dr. Mindu Hornick MBE, as our guest speaker.
Students from local schools and the University of Worcester will be taking part, providing music and readings on the theme of 'One day...'.



Fens Primary School Memorial

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:00

Children from the Early Years Foundation Stage to Year 6 will be partaking in a range of activities related to HMD to promote diversity and tolerance of different faiths in our school.


Holocaust Memorial Day Poetry Event

Saturday, 29 January 2022, - 19:00

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2022, Ade Couper, Worcestershire Poet Laureate, is organising a poetry event on Saturday 29th January from 19:00 to take place on Zoom. All are welcome: participants have been asked to read poems around this year's H...


Light the Darkness Messages of Hope

Monday, 17 January 2022, - 10:00 to Monday, 31 January 2022, 17:00

Light the Darkness Messages of Hope

Holocaust Memorial Day is a time when we seek to learn the lessons of the past and recognise that genocide does not just take place on its own – it’s a steady process which can begin if discrimination, ra...


Create a Butterfly

Monday, 17 January 2022, - 10:00 to Monday, 31 January 2022, 17:00

Craft a Butterfly
Help to create a County wide art instillation by decorating a butterfly in response to the poem The Butterfly by Pavel Friedmann.
Pick up a butterfly at your library or draw your own. Drop off at your library.

Holocaust Memorial With Cumbria Libraries Public

Holocaust Memorial With Cumbria Libraries

Monday, 17 January 2022, - 10:00 to Monday, 31 January 2022, 17:00

Join In At Your Library
Pop into your central library to see our displays, read testimonies and pick up an information booklet.
One Special Thing Photography Project

One Special Thing....
If you had to suddenly leave home ...