Queen and David Cameron lay wreaths in Normandy

The Queen and David Cameron laid wreaths at a ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. They were joined by around 400 veterans for a Royal British Legion service in Bayeux.

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D-Day remembered: 70 years since the battle on the beaches

On the 6th June 1944, an Allied force of British, American and Canadian troops carried out the largest seaborne invasion in history, landing on the beaches of Normandy in France to begin the liberation of Axis-occupied Europe.