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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). As we approach HMD 2020 activities will appear on the map so you can find activities happening near you.

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Warwick Holocaust Memorial Service

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

Warwick Town Council will be holding a short Holocaust Memorial Service at the War Memorial on Church Street, Warwick. Starting at 11.00am until approximately 11.25am, the public can attend. A wreath will be laid by the Mayor of Warwick.

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Holocaust Memorial Day service

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

A short service of readings and memories by the war memorial in Warwick. Open Air.

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Vigil against anti-semitism

Saturday, 25 January 2020, - 11:00

Labour Party members and supporters will stage a vigil to remember the Holocaust and other genocides, historic and current. A dignified public statement in which members will engage with the public using HMD resources alongside self produced mater...

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Bromsgrove District Council Holocaust Memorial Day Service

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

The Memorial Service will take place in the Parkside Suite, at Parkside on Market Street, at 11am on Monday 27th January and is completely free and open to all.

Eleven schools from across the District will be taking part, including the Sout...

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Stand Together Flag Raising Ceremony

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

On Monday 27 January 2020 Holocaust Memorial Day Daventry District Council will be standing together to hold a small ceremony outside the offices and fly the Council’s flag at half-mast at 11am.

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Redditch Holocaust Memorial Event

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 09:30

Meet at Town Hall from 9am for a 9.30am procession to the Holocaust marker for the lighting of the candle
Return to the Town Hall for a community event, and talk at 11am from Holocaust Survivor Mindu Hornick.

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Celebrating Communities Holocaust Memorial Ceremony

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 19:00

The Holocaust Memorial Ceremony will be organised by Celebrating Communities, a local Community Group who works together to reduce tension and prejudice between all residents living in the Borough of Darlington by organising events to bring people...

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Commemorative Event

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 14:00

Commemorative event at the Anne Frank Tree, Swanspool Gardens, Wellingborough

The Book Thief - Film Screening and book chat Public

The Book Thief - Film Screening and book chat

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:00

Film screening of 'The Book Thief' followed by refreshments and a book chat.
"Set during World War II in Germany, Markus Zusak's groundbreaking novel is the story of Liesel Meminger, a foster girl living outside of Munich. Liesel scratches o...

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Screening of The Book Thief

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:00

To commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day join us at Stockton Central Library for a film screening of ‘The Book Thief’ a World War II drama based on the 2005 novel of the same name by Markus Zusak. The film will be followed by refreshments and a chanc...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Warwick

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

The annual Holocaust Memorial Day civic event will take place around the Warwick War Memorial in Church Street, Warwick, to remember the terrible holocausts and genocides, and to remind us what can happen. There will be short readings and layings...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Light Cinema Wisbech Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Light Cinema Wisbech

Tuesday, 28 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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HMD Commemorative Event

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 18:00

A commemorative evening consisting of a variety of music, performance and spoken word performed by local community groups and schools.

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Stratford-upon-Avon Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories - Everyman Stratford-upon-Avon

Tuesday, 28 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

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Stockton Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Wednesday, 29 January 2020, - 19:00

This year's Stockton HMD event will be held on Wednesday 29th January and will include testimony from Gabrile Kengahan, a Holocaust Survivor who left Austria in 1939 as part of the Kindertransport programme. Gabriele was interned in the UK during...

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Holocaust Memorial Day Learning Workshop

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00 to Sunday, 16 February 2020, 15:00

A workshop for students aged 11 to 19 to coincide with Psychology, Sociology, History, English curriculums. It is an interactive memorial to those that have been persecuted in the Holocaust with personal accounts and in generality to the whole at...

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Worcester HMD - Stand Together

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:30

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, we are honoured that Auschwitz survivor, Mindu Hornick, is to be our keynote speaker. We are delighted that students from schools around the city will be taking part, along with l...

Shropshire cherry tree planting ceremonies Public

Shropshire cherry tree planting ceremonies

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:30

Shropshire cherry tree planting ceremonies are being held with local schools as the orchard of remembrance continues to grow in the county.

Shropshire Council is continuing collective endeavours to ensure that our primary school children le...

Holocaust Memorial Interactive Display Public

Holocaust Memorial Interactive Display

Monday, 9 December 2019, - 09:30 to Saturday, 1 February 2020, 16:00

Holocaust Memorial Day 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-
Birkenau. In commemoration of this landmark anniversary, HMD Trust asked communities
around the country to create their own Memorial Flame artwork, ...

Ring Bells (half-muffled) to Remember Public

Ring Bells (half-muffled) to Remember

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 19:00

Event and times to be confirmed - please check website nearer the date to confirm

The 8 bells at St James' Church in Barrow-in-Furness will be rung half-muffled for approximately 1 hour on evening of Monday 27th January. This form of bellri...