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Sunday: Kindertransport 80

this morning (sunday 2nd), 7.32-7.38am, on bbc radio 4 (extended version, 11 minutes, online only, at
sunday (presented by emily buchanan) includes …

80 years ago today the first Kindertransport arrived in Harwich bringing 196 children from a Jewish orphanage in Berlin. Rosie Wright hears from Kinder who made that journey to the UK and examines the political debates that took place to allow child immigration into Britain.”

including interviews with …
bob kirk, born rudolf kirchheimer, 1925, hanover
• rabbi bernd koschland, born 1931, furth (near nuremberg)
ann kirk, born hannah kuhn, 1928, berlin

Today: Kristallnacht 80

this morning (friday 9th), 7.19-7.27am, and 8.09-8.10am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by john humphrys) includes …

“It is 80 years today since Kristallnacht in Germany, the Night of the Broken Glass, the night many believe was the birth of that ultimate evil, the Holocaust

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter jenny hill
• rabbi yehuda teichtal
• rabbi bernd koschland, born 1931, furth (near nuremberg)
(see also video clip at and audio clip at

HMD: Commons debate 2018

last thursday afternon (18th january), 2.57-5.00pm, on bbc parliament tv
house of commons 18/1/2018 includes …

Holocaust Memorial Day 2018

speeches by …
Andrew Percy (C)
Louise Ellman (Lab)
Theresa Villiers (C)
Joan Ryan (Lab)
Bob Blackman (C)
Lyn Brown (Lab)
Paul Masterton (C)
Stephen Twigg (Lab)
Matthew Offord (C)
Stephen Lloyd (LD)
Eddie Hughes (C)
Ian Paisley (DUP)
Alex Sobel (Lab)
Christine Jardine (LD)
Liz McInnes (Lab)
Jim Shannon (DUP)
Martin Whitfield (Lab)
Mike Gapes (Lab)
Neil Gray (SNP)
Yvonne Fovargue (Lab)
Rishi Sunak (C))
interventions by …
Ruth Smeeth (Lab)
Bob Stewart (C)
Daniel Kawczinski (C)
Luke Pollard (Lab)

(transcript at
(if you missed it, available from 2:54:20 to 4:56:30 at

W@1: Holocaust photographs

yesterday afternoon (friday 27th), 1.31-1.38pm, on bbc radio 4
world at one (presented by edward stourton) includes …

“Today is Holocaust Memorial Day, and to mark it, Martha Kearney has been talking to a photographer who set out to create a record of holocaust survivors and their stories.”

including interviews with …
• photographer harry borden
• survivor bernd koschland, 86 (more…)

HMD: Bernd Koschland

last sunday morning (22nd january), 8.38-8.47am, on bbc radio 2
clare balding’s sunday best (part of good morning sunday)

“To mark Holocaust Memorial Day, Angie Greaves speaks to two survivors of genocide …
Second, Bernd Koschland arrived on the Kindertransport but initially struggled to embrace his faith when living with a non-Jewish family.”


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