Campaigners against nuclear weapons are marching through Leicester this morning to mark the anniversary of the first atomic bomb being dropped on Hiroshima.
A service will be held at the Clock Tower to remember those who died during the 1945 attack on the Japanese city.
A service was held today at the National Memorial Arboretum to commemorate Victory over Japan Day. Its 67 years since Japan surrendered to the allies after almost six years of war.
Today survivors of the conflict and members of the Midlands Japanese Association came together in a service of reconciliation.