Camden marks Holocaust Memorial Day with evening event
- Credit: Nigel Sutton
Camden will be marking Holocaust Memorial Week 2016 with a special evening event at the Wiener Library
During the evening speakers will reflect on this year’s theme of “Don’t Stand By”.
The Library, in Russell Square, will also display its new travelling exhibition focused on its unique collection of eyewitness accounts from the 1938 November Pogrom.
Selections from early eyewitness testimonies, which were recorded shortly after the Pogrom, will be read aloud.
Speakers include the Bishop of Edmonton, Rt. Revd. Rob Wickham, Rabbi Shlomo Levin, from Hampstead Synagogue, Youth MP for Camden Hannah Morris and GLA Assembly member Andrew Dismore.
You may also want to watch:
Camden mayor Larraine Reveah will also speak.
The event from 6pm to 8pm is free and open to all. Booking is required as space is limited. Please book online at www.wienerlibrary.co.uk or by calling 0207 636 7247.
- 1 'Forever grateful': Community steps up after man's dog dies on Hampstead Heath
- 2 Highgate's Well Pharmacy to offer Covid-19 booster vaccines with flu jabs
- 3 Camden's deputy mayor ditches Labour to join Greens
- 4 Charles de Gaulle's old Hampstead home on sale for £15m
- 5 'Unacceptable': Ofsted inspection reveals failures of Haringey Council SEND
- 6 Man charged with murder of Nicole Hurley in Primrose Hill
- 7 Stunning photos show how King's Cross has changed in 20 years
- 8 St John's Wood academy pilots vaccination programme for children
- 9 Crouch End drugs raid sees 'cannabis plants and equipment seized'
- 10 The Outsider: Residents take aim at plans for high street pub