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TM: Steven Frank

monday 27th january, on itv

this morning (presented by phillip schofield and holly willoughby) includes …

Holocaust Survivor Reveals Horror of Concentration Camps.“

including interview with …

• theresienstadt survivor steven frank


We shall not die now

monday january 27th, 100 minutes, online only, at

we shall not die now (2019) (written and directed by ashton gleckman)

including interviews from claude lanzmann’s shoah, and recent interviews from …

• professor michael berenbaum, • professor steve carr, • loha kolesnyk, • jack betteil 96, • son matthew betteil, • anita lasker-wallfisch 93, • frank grunwald, • liberator ben cooper 97, • prosecutor ben ferencz 99, • ben lesser 90, • cantor moshe taube 92, and • liberator ernie lorch 96



monday 27th january, 7.03-7.11pm, on bbc radio 1 tv 

the one show (presented by alex jones and matt baker) leads with  …

Chelsea has commissioned a giant mural, 40 by 23 feet, in memory of those who perished in the Holocaust.”

including contributions from …

• bbc reporter martin bashir 

• street artist solomon souza 

david baddiel 


W@1: Kawczynski criticised

this afternoon (wednesday 5th), 1.40-1.44pm, on bbc radio 4 

world at one (presented by sarah montague) concludes with …

“The Conservative MP Daniel Kawczynski is facing calls to be suspended by his party after speaking at a National Conservatism conference in Rome. He was talking alongside far-right individuals from across Europe. Fellow Conservatives and leading Jewish and Muslim groups have criticised his decision. The Labour Party says the Tory party whip should be removed.”

including interview with …

lord mann 

(see alsoán-antisemitic-1.496239)


HMD: Radio Ulster 2

this evening (sunday 2nd), 8.09-8.20pm, on bbc radio ulster 

classical connections with john toal includes …

“John’s Classical Connection this week focuses on musical depictions of poetry written at the infamous Terezin Concentration Camp

1. I never saw another butterfly, by pavel friedmann (b.1921, prague), 

2. It all depends on how you look at it, by miroslav kosek (b. 1932, czechoslovakia)

3. The garden, by franta bass (b.1930, czechoslovakia) …

all set to music by charles davidson


HMD: Radio London

last tuesday morning (28th january), 1.04-1.08am, 1.21-1.30am, 1.36-1.45am, 2.25-2.30am, 2.33-2.35am, 2.43-2.55am, 3.04-3.10am, 3.11-3.12am, 3.04-3.20am, 3.34-3.39am, 3.49-3.53am, and 3.55-3.56am, on bbc radio london 

jim davis (phone-in programme, presented by jason rosam) includes …

“Sharing your stories of family connections to the Holocaust.“

including calls from … • simon from edgware, • peter, • philip from amsterdam, • george from highgate, • pauline from sutton, • terry from croydon, • stuart from stanmore, • p g from the netherlands, • kit from hackney, and • rani from the west end


HMD: Radio Leeds

last sunday morning (26th january), 7.08-7.17am, 7.18-7.22am, and 8.08-8.20am, and this morning (sunday 2nd), 7.08-7.12am, 7.16-7.12am, and 7.27-7.31am, on bbc radio leeds 

andrew edwards includes …

Holocaust Memorial Day

including interviews with …

• survivor arek hersh, b.1928, poland 

lilian black, daughter of survivor eugene black, 1928-2016


FOOC: Poland v Russia

this morning (saturday 1st), 11.31–11.37am , on bbc radio 4 

from our own correspondent (presented by kate adie) leads with …

“But the anniversary was overshadowed by disagreements between Russia and Poland about their respective roles in World War II.”

including report from  …

• bbc reporter adam easton



last monday evening (27th january), 7.48–7.57pm, on bbc 1 tv 

inside out london (presented by sean fletcher) concludes with …

“We hear the harrowing stories of some of the Holocaust’s last remaining survivors.”

including contributions from  …

• survivor ruth posner, b.1929

• survivor alicia melamed-adams, b.1927

• survivor renee salt, b. 1929, poland

• survivor edith nissen 

• survivor freddie knoller, b.1921, vienna


HMD: Radio 1

last monday evening (27th january), 5.51-5.55pm, on bbc radio 1   

newsbeat includes …

“75 years after the Auschwitz camp was freed, we hear from Holocaust survivor Harry Spiro and his grandson Stephen.”

including 2015 interview with …

• survivor harry spiro


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