Kindertransport Academic Symposium, 22- 24 January in London

22 – 24 January 2019 Kindertransport Academic Symposium To mark the 80th Anniversary of the movements that brought around 10,000 unaccompanied, mostly Jewish, children to the UK, a new, critical assessment of the Kindertransport will take place at a three-day symposium, Continue reading Kindertransport Academic Symposium, 22- 24 January in London

UK National Holocaust Memorial competition: send your feedback now!

  Design Concepts for UK Holocaust Memorial and Learning Centre Revealed 27 January 2017 Announcement The UK’s National Holocaust Memorial and learning centre will stand in the shadow of Parliament, at the heart of our democracy, in Victoria Tower Gardens. Continue reading UK National Holocaust Memorial competition: send your feedback now!

New Holocaust Centre planned in Huddersfield to open in 2018

Please click on this link for the interview with Lilian Black, chair of the HFSA in Leeds in which Lilian talks about the new Centre, its location and its benefits for future generations. http://www.hud.ac.uk/news/visitors/interviews/lilianblack.php   Lilian Black, Chair of the Holocaust Continue reading New Holocaust Centre planned in Huddersfield to open in 2018

Gabriel: a tense play set in the Nazi-occupied Channel Islands in 1943

Play: Gabriel by Moira Buffini, touring until 20 May Set in 1943 on Nazi-occupied Guernsey, this play was originally at Soho Theatre in 1997. The Nazis have ousted Jeanne Becquet’s family from their home. The housekeeper dabbles in the black Continue reading Gabriel: a tense play set in the Nazi-occupied Channel Islands in 1943

Annual Northern Jewish Genealogy Conference in Manchester 21 May 2017

Hosted by Manchester Regional Group of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain 21 May 2017, from 09.15 – 16.45 The Manchester Regional Group of the JGSGB is holding its 15th Annual Northern Conference on Sunday, 21 May 2017 at the Continue reading Annual Northern Jewish Genealogy Conference in Manchester 21 May 2017