Wednesday, 1 February 2012

MP brings Lidice debate to Parliament

Big thanks to Rob Flello, Labour MP for Stoke on Trent South, for bringing the story of Lidice to UK Parliament on Monday.

Read Rob's full speech now

Launch of Lidice Project marks Holocaust Memorial Day

The Lidice Project, a joint initiative between Art Venue CIC, Staffordshire University & Stoke on Trent City Council, was launched as part of Holocaust Memorial Day on January 27 2012.

Alan and Cheryl Gerrard joined university Vice Chancellor Michael Gunn and Lord Mayor Terry Follows to launch the partnership as part of the days commemorative events, which also included readings by local school children and a talk by Hifsa Iqbal MBE on the Holocaust and modern genocide.

Video articles, photos and more information can be found by following the below links:

Lord Mayor Terry Follows, Alan & Cheryl Gerrard & Prof Michael Gunn celebrate the launch of The Lidice Project