Lancaster bomber recreates history

A Lancaster bomber recreated history this lunchtime by flying over Derwent Reservoir as part of the events to mark the 70th anniversary of the war-time Dambusters air raid. The dam in the Peak District's Hope Valley was used by airmen for practice runs ahead of their daring WWII operation.

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Dambusters 70th anniversary

The 70th anniversary of the formation of 617 Squadron is marked.