UK Prime Minister’s Holocaust Commission Report

Prime Minister’s Holocaust Commission Report The Report from the UK Prime Minister’s Holocaust Commission is now available. Entitled: “Britain’s Promise to Remember.The Prime Minister’s Holocaust Commission Report” it is available online. To read / download the Report, see link below https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/prime-ministers-holocaust-commission-report David Cameron’s speech on UK National Holocaust Commemoration day To read UK Prime Minister…

2015 Annual Reunion – Sunday 3 May 2015 – SAVE THE DATE!

The 70th Anniversary of Liberation will be celebrated on Sunday 3 May 2015 at the Annual Reunion Dinner. SAVE THE DATE! The Reunion will be held from 5pm-10pm on on Sunday 3 May 2015 at KinlossBanqueting Suite, Finchley, North London Tickets will be on sale shortly. Details to follow

Survivors’ Memory Quilt in London News

In January 2015 the Camden New Journal in London highlighted the work of the Second Generation of the 45 Aid Society and the Memory Quilt project. The article is reproduced below with a link to the original online version http://www.camdennewjournal.com/forum-memory-quilt-keeping-holocaust-survivors%E2%80%99-stories-alive FORUM: The memory quilt keeping Holocaust survivors’ stories alive Published: 29 January, 2015 by HANNAH…

“Stitch In Time” – Jewish News Features Memory Quilt Project

in December 2014 the London Jewish News featured the 45 Aid Society and Second Generation and the Memory Quilt project http://www.jewishnews.co.uk/stitches-time-memory-quilt-marks-70-years-since-liberation/ SPECIAL REPORT: Stitches in time – ‘Memory quilt’ marks 70 years since Shoah liberation December 26, 2014 The families of Shoah survivors are creating a ‘memory quilt’ to mark next year’s 70th anniversary of…

Memory Quilt Project – Dates and Plans

To mark 2015, the 70th Year Anniversary of the Liberation of the Camps, the 2nd & 3rd Generation group is creating Memory Quilt in which every one of “The Boys” is commemorated.  The finished Memory Quilt will be displayed as a wall hanging. The London Jewish Museum is the first museum that has agreed to exhibit…

UK Holocaust Commission – Our response

On 30 May 2014, the 45 Aid Society Holocaust Survivors and 2nd & 3rd Generation members submitted a formal letter to the UK Government’s Holocaust Commission in response to the request for input on the future approach to Holocaust teaching and Commemoration in the UK.  The response we submitted is provided in full below   HOLOCAUST…

2014 Annual Reunion

The 2014 Annual Reunion was held on Sunday 4th May at the Holiday Inn, Carburton Street, London It was a hugely successful evening.

Annual Reunion 2012

The 67th Annual Reunion of the 45 Aid Society took place on Sunday 6th May 2012. Over 230 people attended the event which included Lord Greville Janner among the guests. Following the Reception, guests were treated to the showing of a new short film charting the story of the Boys. The film, a tribute to…

Jewish Living Expo 2012

Jewish Living Expo will take place on Sunday 18th March 2012 at Wembley Stadium. Book now for a great day out. Special offer if you book via this website: http://www.jewishlivingexpo.com/