Town remembers victims of the Holocaust

A remembrance service for the victims of the Holocaust and other genocides will be held in Basildon this month.

Basildon Council and Basildon Forum of Faiths will be holding an event tomark Holocaust Memorial Day on Sunday 27 January.

It will include a Holocaust survivor guest speaker, readings from school children and a film exploring various genocide atrocities and includes testimonies from the survivors.

A separate Holocaust exhibition will be running from Monday 21 January to Saturday 26 January at Basildon Library.