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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.

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Reflection

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...

Memorial cherry tree planting ceremonies Private

Memorial cherry tree planting ceremonies

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 10:30 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 11:15

Growing a memorial cherry tree orchard across Shropshire

Messages of hope and peace

The Shropshire Council approach towards commemorating the Holocaust and other genocides is very much about messages of hope and peace, that will grow...

Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Remembrance Event Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Remembrance Event

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 14:00

‘One Day’ is the theme for this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day which, due to the closure of Leeds Town Hall for refurbishment, will be held at City Varieties Music Hall on Sunday 23 January at 2.00pm. Whilst we are pleased to be able to offer a li...

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One Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00

An exhibition in Leeds Conservatoire Cafe:Bar to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.

One Day Holocaust Memorial Day Public

One Day Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00 to Monday, 28 February 2022, 12:00

An online film to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. Five West Yorkshire local authorities have come together to contribute to this filmed event working with 6 million+ Charitable Trust. It features five stories of welcome experienced by Jewish refugees...

Conversations with the Weeping Sisters Public

Conversations with the Weeping Sisters

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00 to Monday, 28 February 2022, 12:00

Conversations with the Weeping Sisters are 7 special podcasts created by 16 young people from a variety of cultures, working with 6 million+ Charitable Trust, Creative Scene and radio producer Beth Parsons.
For the past 5 years, 6 million+ ...

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Reading of Holocaust Poetry

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00

January 27th is Holocaust Memorial Day, when we remember victims of genocides around the world, and especially the victims of the Nazi Holocaust. To help us mark the day, there will be a reading by Jean Boase-Beier of Holocaust poems translated fr...

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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...

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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.

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Making a memorial Flame

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 17:30

Leeds Space Network, a small youth group in East Leeds, will be making a HMD memorial flame at our meeting this evening

Planting of a memorial oak tree Private

Planting of a memorial oak tree

Wednesday, 1 December 2021,

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...

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Yizkor theatre play

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 14:00

New Vic Borderlines will explore the theme “One Day” through the lives of three different people, victims of the Holocaust and genocides in Bosnia and Rwanda. Through creative interactive workshops held in schools and at the theatre, the impact of...

Holocaust Memorial Day library displays Public

Holocaust Memorial Day library displays

Monday, 24 January 2022,

Libraries across North Yorkshire are joining in with the commemoration of Holocaust Memorial Day 2022. From 24 to 31 January there will be displays of posters, educational materials and books at libraries in Northallerton, Stokesley, Great Ayton, ...

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Holocaust workshop

Friday, 14 January 2022, - 09:00 to Friday, 21 January 2022, 15:00

We conducted Holocaust & genocide workshops with Young People aged 16 – 25 with a wide range of special educational needs and disabilities. They were brilliant , very engaging and gave us wonderful comments. "I feel sorry for both the victim...

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Holocaust workshop

Wednesday, 19 January 2022, - 09:00

Using theatre to discuss and educate on Holocaust and subsequent genocides.

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Zoom Church service

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 10:00

A zoom Church Service to mark Holocaust Memorial Day

Tree naming Public

Tree naming

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

We are having a tree naming event on the 27th Jan and then a series of events on the 6th April our one day involving a local church in Leek

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Barnsley HMD

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 18:00

Ceremony with Gillian Bessy, daughter of Pawel Dlugai - the Rotherham Schindler - speaking.
Also Mayor of Barnsley and a local MP speaking and pupils from the school with readings.
Christian and Muslim prayers to mark the Holocaust.

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 ...