Monday 17 April 2023

Guardian of the Memory Project


Of the millions of victims of the holocaust, 1.5 million were children. Innocent of any crime, just for being Jewish, these children were cruelly denied a future.

Tonight I am lighting a candle in blessed memory of Berurija Stein of Koeln who was murdered in 1942 aged 3, so her name will not be forgotten.

“The sea is their grave but this Memorial sculpture is, in many ways, a headstone for the lost trawlermen”

I have always been impressed by the architecture in the centre of the maritime city of Hull, especially the old buildings with their carving...