By RG 03/02 Updated: 10/02 09:37
DROITWICH’s MP Peter Luff was among the MPs who pledged their commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day by signing a book of commitment in the House of Commons.
The book honours those who perished in the Holocaust and allowed MPs to speak out against prejudice and hatred.
And by signing the book, Mr Luff paid tribute to the individuals who survived the Holocaust and have dedicated their lives to educating younger generations about the dangers of persecution and intolerance.
Mr Luff said: “Holocaust Memorial Day marks the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau and is an important opportunity to remember the victims of the genocide.
“It is also an important reminder for everyone to ‘speak up and speak out’ against the racism and prejudice that is still experienced today,” he added.
KIND-HEARTED Droitwich canal volunteers took to the towpath
A LOCAL business owner has teamed up with
OPENING hours at Droitwich Police Station will be
WORCESTERSHIRE Royal Hospital was facing a bed crisis
A PRISONER who went on the run after being released ...
A CANNABIS farm has been uncovered by police a village ...
A VAN seen in suspicious circumstances was chased through Redditch ...
THE INCREASING popularity of rowing in the wake of the ...