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Holocaust memorial service

yesterday morning (sunday 29th), 8.33-9.00am, on bbc radio stoke (repeated 2.33pm)
holocaust memorial service, from sandbach town hall, cheshire east (presented by lamont howie) (in the in praise of god series)
includes contributions from …
• kindertransport refugee, dr peter kurer
• councillor keith haynes
mike suarez, chief executive of cheshire east
• mayor olivia hunter (more…)


HMD: Dorset

yesterday morning (sunday 29th), 6.19-6.26am, on bbc radio solent
tim daykin includes …

“Holocaust Memorial Day: One Dorset church and synagogue have decided to take it further, by swapping their priest for a rabbi, and their rabbi for a priest”

including interview with …
• rev dr ian terry
• rabbi morris michaels (more…)

HMD: Guernsey

last friday morning (27th january), 9.43-9.59am, 10.11-10.35am, 10.38-10.46am, and 12.46-12.57pm, on bbc radio guernsey
jenny kendall-tobias leads with …

“The JKT show marks Holocaust Memorial Day

including interviews with …
jonathan arkush, president of the board of deputies
• guernsey and cambridge historian gilly carr
• survivor hannah lewis
karen pollock, chief executive of the holocaust educational trust (more…)

HMD: Jersey

last friday morning (27th january), 8.10-8.20am, on bbc radio jersey
good morning jersey (presented by ashlea tracey) includes …

“Today is Holocaust Memorial Day. What is being done to educate Jersey’s young people on the horrors of the past?”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter alexander spicey
helen otterwell of jersey heritage
paula thelwell, chair of jersey holocaust memorial day committee (more…)

HMD: Newshour

yesterday afternoon (friday 27th), 2.51-2.57pm, on bbc world service radio (repeated 9.51pm)
newshour (presented by julian marshall) includes …

“Today is Holocaust Memorial Day”

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter alan little
• survivor susan pollack
phillipe sands
pavel savitski of auschwitz (more…)

HMD: Daily Service

this morning (friday 27th), 9.45-10.00am, on bbc radio 4 (long wave only)
daily service (led by canon steve williams) (with the menorah synagogue choir)

“Worship on Holocaust Memorial Day.”

includes …
psalm 77
papirosn (song in yiddish, by herman yablokoff)
yih’yu l’ratzon
(if you missed it, available at

HMD: Scottish parliament

this afternoon (thursday 26th), 12.45-1.40pm, on holyrood live tv
holocaust memorial day 2017

speeches by …
Jackson Carlaw (C)
Kenneth Gibson (SNP)
Adam Tomkins (C)
Elaine Smith (Lab)
Ross Green (G)
Stuart McMillan (SNP)
Annie Wells (C)
Neil Bibby (Lab)
Richard Lyle (SNP)
Alasdair Allan (SNP)

(if you missed it, available at
(for last year’s debate, see

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