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The Power of Words
Caldicot Community Hub to keep legacy of
holocaust victims alive
Community Hub will host a ceremony at 7pm on Thursday 25th January to remember
the millions killed in the Holocaust under Nazi persecution and in subsequent
genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur.
theme for this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day is “The Power of Words”. The
event in Caldicot will feature the life stories of those murdered and those who
survived, through written and spoken words. A Holocaust survivor will
witness the lighting of a candle and an exhibition of art will feature,
inspired by this year’s theme.
Sara Jones, Monmouthshire’s cabinet member with responsibility for equalities
said: “Holocaust Memorial Day promotes equality, respect and
understanding. It’s a time for us to reflect, to remember the victims of
persecution and murder and to learn from the past to build a better future.”
community hub is based in the town on Woodstock Way, NP26 5DB.
Refreshments will be available at this free event and there’s plentiful free
parking nearby. For more information contact Caldicot Community Hub on