Holocaust Memorial Day in Derby, is run by an independent planning group within the framework of the national Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) Trust.

Link to details of the 2022 Holocaust Memorial Day – Derby Programme

hmdt_trust_logoHolocaust Memorial Day was established in 2001 as an international day to remember the victims of Genocides, and was fixed on the 27 January to coincide with the date of the Liberation of Auschwitz in .

In addition to the Holocaust during World War 2, the Armenian Genocide, the Ukrainian Holodomor and the Genocide of Bosnians at Srebrenica are also marked.

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The theme for each year is  set    by the national HMD Trust, and for 2022 is “One Day”