Holocaust Memorial Day in Calderdale January 27 at Halifax Minster

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This year’s Holocaust Memorial Day event  in Calderdale will take place at Halifax Minster on Monday 27 January from 6pm – 8pm. This year marks the 75th anniversary of Holocaust Memorial Day and also the 25th anniversary of the genocide in Bosnia.


Holocaust Memorial Day Event 2020

Monday 27th January from 6pm – 8pm

At Halifax Minster


  1. Welcome given by Canon Hilary Barber
  1. Introduction to the evening by The Mayor of Calderdale
  1. Music from Halifax Minster Choir
  1. The Anne Frank Trust and students from Trinity Sowerby Bridge Academy
  1. Music from Stephen Shulman and Friends
  1. Commander Nick Borwell of the Duke of Wellington Regiment
  1. Rudi Leavor – Cantor and Chair of the Bradford Synagogue
  1. The lighting of the HMD Candle and the Universal Prayer for Peace


For more information please contact Sail.Suleman@calderdale.gov.uk