Somerset’s Holocaust Memorial Day event 2014 will take place at St John the Evangelist Church in Taunton (opposite County Hall) on Monday 27 January between 12.30pm and 1.30pm. The event commemorates victims of the Holocaust and subsequent genocides.
This year’s theme is ‘Journeys’. The theme encompasses the journeys themselves and how they became a part of the genocide and its aftermath; as well as in the life journeys and experiences of persecution, terror and subsequent rebuilding for those who suffered during the Holocaust, Nazi persecution and other genocides.
The event will feature a wreath-laying, music and readings.
More information on Holocaust Memorial Day can be found at www.hmd.org.uk. You can find frequently asked questions about the Somerset CAF here.
Date: 27 January
Time: 12.30pm to 1.30pm
Location: St John the Evangelist Church, Taunton