The memorial day service 11am Friday 26th of January in the Herbert E, Brooks Memorial Rest Garden Grays RM17 6RU.

Holocaust Memorial Day is dedicated to the remembrance of those who suffered in The Holocaust, under Nazi persecution, and in subsequent genocides. It was first held in January 2001 and has been on 27 January every year since. The chosen date is the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz concentration camp in 1945.