Encouraged by his father to do something productive during his summer holiday, Gideon Summerfield put his drawing skills to use and spent his days meeting and drawing the portraits of Holocaust survivors who attend the Holocaust Survivors Centre...
What impact has HMD had on you?  Do you know more or feel differently about the Holocaust and subsequent genocides since taking part in, or organising, an HMD activity?We’re working with researchers at Sheffield Hallam University to carry out a...
Across the UK people marked Holocaust Memorial Day 2014 by coming together to learn about the journeys taken during the Holocaust, under Nazi Persecution and during the subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur.The Welsh Government...
We’re delighted to announce the winners of our art competition for HMD 2014 – Drawing Inspiration.  Entries were made in three ages categories, all with a different focus around the theme for HMD 2014, Journeys.  Ages 7 – 11 looked at the...
Survivors of the Holocaust and subsequent genocides have thanked the Prime Minister for inviting them to a reception at 10 Downing Street to mark Holocaust Memorial Day.  Holocaust Memorial Day is commemorated each year on 27 January - the...
 Survivors of the Holocaust and subsequent genocides joined politicians and dignitaries at the UK's Commemorative Event for Holocaust Memorial Day in Westminster. Rt Hon Ed Miliband MP, Leader of the Opposition, spoke about his parents'...
The UK's commemorations for Holocaust Memorial Day 2014 were launched this morning at a ceremony at King's Cross Station in London.The Deputy Prime Minister, Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP, joined genocide survivors and other guests at the morning's events at...
New research from the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust (HMDT) has found that half the UK population cannot name a genocide that has taken place since the Holocaust despite millions being murdered as a result of persecution in Cambodia, Rwanda Bosnia and...
We’re holding an art exhibition for Holocaust Memorial Day 2014 at the A-Side B-Side Gallery in Hackney, east London.The exhibition will feature winning and shortlisted pieces of work from our public art competition for Holocaust Memorial Day 2014...
We've just launched our short film – Journeys – at an event at Clapham Picturehouse Cinema.  The event was attended by Holocaust survivor Eve Kugler and students from local secondary schools.Eve Kugler speaks to students at Clapham...