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Victims of Holocaust remembered at special services in Weymouth and Dorchester

Dorest Echo
7 February 2013

VICTIMS of the Holocaust were remembered at services in Weymouth and Dorchester.

Rabbi Pete Tobias, who regularly appears in Pause for Thought on Chris Evans’s BBC Radio Two show, joined a congregation of more than 40 people in Radipole Gardens in Weymouth.

The annual event is an international day of remembrance for the victims and survivors of the Holocaust and subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, Darfur and Tibet.

Among those gathered were the Mayor of Weymouth and PortlandMargaret Leicester and the leader of the Jewish community in Weymouth, Lord Morris Mendoza.  Read more