Holocaust Memorial Day in Warwick

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Crowds gathered at the war memorial in Warwick to mark the annual Holocaust 
Memorial Day on Monday.

The speakers on the day were Holocaust survivor Bill Heilbronn; Eleanor Day, senior prefect of Kings High School; David Sternberg of The Dhaka Ahsania Mission; Gemma Coton of Aylesford School; Doreen Mills, a reader at St Mary’s church, Peter Burns, pastor from Castle Hill Baptist church; Below right: Elliot Groocock of Warwick School.

Prayers were led by Reverend Andrew Gough and Danny Han of Warwick School played a piece of music on violin entitled Remembrance (see video).

Cllr Bob Dhillon, mayor of Warwick, laid a wreath, which was followed by a two minute silence.

The speakers on the day were (starting on page 14, clockwise from the top) Holocaust survivor Bill Heilbronn; Eleanor Day, senior prefect of Kings High School; David Sternberg of The Dhaka Ahsania Mission; Gemma Coton of Aylesford School; Doreen Mills, a reader at St Mary’s church.

Holocaust Memorial Day in Warwick.
The Mayor of Warwick Cllr. Bob Dhillon, Chairman of Warwick District Council Cllr. Richard Davies, Mayor of Kenilworth Cllr. Felicity Bunker and Chairman of Warwickshire County Council Cllr. Dave Shilton.
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Holocaust Memorial Day in Warwick. The Mayor of Warwick Cllr. Bob Dhillon, Chairman of Warwick District Council Cllr. Richard Davies, Mayor of Kenilworth Cllr. Felicity Bunker and Chairman of Warwickshire County Council Cllr. Dave Shilton. MHLC-27-01-14 holocaust jan36

Page 15 - Right: Peter Burns, pastor from Castle Hill Baptist church; Below right: Elliot Groocock of Warwick School.

Prayers were led by Reverend Andrew Gough and Danny Han of Warwick School played a piece of music on violin entitled ‘Remembrance’, from the film Schindler’s List.

Cllr Bob Dhillon, mayor of Warwick, laid a wreath, which was followed by a two minute silence.

n To view the video of the Holocaust Memorial Day, visit www.warwickcourier.co.uk

 

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