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Holocaust Memorial Day

Leeds Town Hall

Join the Lord Mayor of Leeds and hundreds of local people for an afternoon of commemoration in response to the international Holocaust Memorial Day theme of ‘How Can Life Go On?’. The event commemorates the Holocaust, Nazi persecution and the subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur.

The afternoon will include speakers, live music performed by members of The Clothworkers Consort of the University of Leeds, and a performance by young people from Carriageworks Young Theatre Makers. There will also be a reading of the seven statements of commitments with candle lighting and a traditional Hebrew memorial prayer sung by the Chairman of Bradford Synagogue, Rudi Leavor.

Price:   Free and open to all

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