Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Memorial Day, held in January each year, is the international day of remembrance for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocides. It aims to educate, commemorate and prompt action against discrimination and hatred in our communities today.

Holocaust Memorial Day Trust website


Merton's 2021 event

This year Merton's commemoration event will take place virtually on Tuesday 2 February from 7pm to 9pm.

The event will be live streamed on our YouTube channel.

Please note that attendees need to email  diversity@merton.gov.uk in advance of the meeting to receive the access link.

Unfortunately,  there will not be a Holocaust Memorial Day display this year inside Merton Civic Centre, as the building is currently closed due to the pandemic.