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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.

Private

Commemoration of the Holocaust

Monday, 24 January 2022,

- Holocaust Educational Trust webinar (schoolwide)
- Non-Uniform Day to raise awareness and money
- Assemblies and tutor sessions
- Cooking relevant recipes in book club (Rwandan stew)
- Curriculum links in Drama

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Library Display

Saturday, 22 January 2022,

We will be creating a display in the library to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2022.

This will include information about Zigi Shipper, a Holocaust survivor, who told his story to one of our members of staff through the 'Lessons from Auschwitz'...

Holocaust Memorial Service Public

Holocaust Memorial Service

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 19:00

A Service of Remembrance and Reconciliation to be led by the Choir of St Lawrence's Church in Appleby. Special music will be played by Geoff Gordon (piano) and Sheila Morbey (violin).

Planting of a memorial oak tree Public

Planting of a memorial oak tree

Thursday, 2 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...

Key Stage 5 Presentation Private

Key Stage 5 Presentation

Tuesday, 8 February 2022, - 09:00

As a leading independent school in North Wales Rydal Penrhos School is pleased to be providing an opportunity for our Key Stage 5 (Sixth Form) students to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. In partnership with the Northern Holocaust Education Group we...

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...

Holocaust Memorial Day Public

Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 11:00 to Thursday, 27 January 2022, 11:45

Buckingham Town Council will be commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day on Thursday 27th January 2022 at an inaugural ceremony around Bourton Park’s new Memorial Stone. The service is open to anyone who wishes to attend.
Holocaust Memorial Day,...

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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.

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...

Private

Holocaust talk from Judith Hayman

Tuesday, 1 February 2022, - 09:00

We will have an online talk from Judith Hayman discussing her mother's experiences during the Holocaust. The talk will be delivered via Microsoft Teams (due to current Covid regulations in Wales) to 6th Form students. There will be an opportunit...

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

Year 12 and 13 Humanities Presentation

Monday, 31 January 2022, - 09:10

Illustrated talk by Mr Ernie Hunter of the Northern Holocaust Education Group for year 12 and 13 Religious Education and History A Level groups.

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

Service of Reflection

Sunday, 30 January 2022, - 10:15

A service of reflection in Kiddington Village Church with a choir from Exeter College, Oxford and addressed by Rabbi Norman Shapiro.

Planting of a memorial oak tree Public

Planting of a memorial oak tree

Wednesday, 15 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...

Public

Cheltenham's Act of Remembrance

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:30

Led by Dame Janet Trotter, Cheltenham's Act of Remembrance will include testimonies from Gloria Silver about her father *Tony Chewen, Holocaust survivor, and from **Dr Martin Stern, Holocaust survivor. Short videos will focus on genocides in Bo...

Public

HMD service

Sunday, 30 January 2022, - 10:30

Sunday morning worship including HMD commemoration

planting of two memorial oak trees Private

planting of two memorial oak trees

Tuesday, 15 February 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...