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Auschwitz survivor shares story ahead of memorial day

An 89 year old man who was a prisoner in Auschwitz before being brought to Cumbria as a child, has been telling of how he survived.

Arek Hersch continues to use his story to educate others about the lessons from what happened. He's been in Carlisle in the run up to Holocaust Memorial Day this weekend.

It coincides with an exhibition at Cumbria House, remembering the atrocity and subsequent genocides.Here's Arek's story: