Skip to main navigation Skip to main content
The University of Southampton
The Parkes Institute

Association of Jewish Refugees’ Presentation of an Oak Tree to the City of Southampton on the Occasion of Holocaust Memorial Day Event

HMD Logo
27 January 2022
Southampton Common

For more information regarding this event, please email Clodagh Owens at .

Event details

On Thursday 27th January, the City of Southampton will receive an oak tree from the Association for Jewish Refugees. This will commemorate the 80th anniversary of the AJR and Southampton’s role in receiving refugees fleeing Nazism in the 1930s and 40s.

This tree – one of 80 nationally – will be planted on Southampton Common at 11am. For more information on the ‘80 Trees for 80 years’ project, please visit here .

This is a public and free event, all are welcomed to attend.

Tree planting ceremony programme
Tree planting ceremony programme
Privacy Settings