DGLG - Moving Forward
Derbyshire Gypsy Liaison Group provides valuable assistance and information to the Gypsy community in and around Derbyshire. DGLG also has close relationships with local authorities and services to aid managing Gypsy culture with knowledge and respect. DGLG work is not exclusively in Derbyshire.
DGLG activities include:
Holocaust Memorial Day will be on January 28th in 2019. HMD it is a national event in the United Kingdom, dedicated to the remembrance of the victims the Porrajmos [Holocaust] or Sumaripen (the killings) first held in January 2001 it has been on the same date every year since(usually 27th January). The chosen date is the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz concentration camp by the Soviet Union in 1945;. This year the theme is: Torn From Home.
We are very pleased and excited that DGLG has been funded by the Big Lottery for three years more details to follow.
August 2nd commemoration
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WE project "Around Maria's Day" is selected for the program of festival "Days of Ethnographic Film" in Slovenia (1st and 4th March 2017). Please see Derby university page
1999 - 2014 past calendars.
As part of the Digital story of DGLG all the past calendars will be available on this page soon as PDFs please can we remind that most of the photographs are copyrighted in our calendars from DGLG archives or we were given permission to use them for the calendar by individuals that own copyright. Please contact us regarding copyright for permission if you would like to use any of them.
Read about DGLG activities, reports on progress, news and events.
Holocaust Memorial Day will be on January 25th in 2018 HMD it is a national event in the United Kingdom, dedicated to the remembrance of the victims the Porrajmos [Holocaust] or Sumaripen (the killings) first held in January 2001 it has been on the same date every year since.(usually 27th January) The chosen date is the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz concentration camp by the Soviet Union in 1945; please note that this slide show contains images taken from the trip to Poland taken in 2010 as our memorial to the day these will be on the site throughout January. This year the theme is:
The Power of Words
AGM report 2017 will be available as a PDF Document. shortly
PQASSO Accredited level 2 DGLG was awarded the Home Office Queen's Award for Innovation in Police Training...
Your health is your wealth
Please see archived reports
New Legislation and Campaigns
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