Holocaust Memorial Day in Derby, is run by an independent planning group within the framework of the national Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) Trust.
Holocaust 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 order to be fully inclusive we have decided to hold the events on MONDAY 28th JANUARY 2019
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.
The theme for each year is set by the national HMD Trust, and for 2019 is “Torn from Home”
All events are open to the public , and are free. Ticketing arrangements are only in place at QUAD on the evening of the 28th January 2019.