D-Day veterans saluted as they head to Normandy

D-Day veterans were given a salute from the air and sea as they headed to Normandy to commemorate 70 years since the great invasion.

Among them, two former servicemen told ITV News Correspondent Paul Davies that they will be remembering those who did not make it back across the Channel.

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D-Day veterans honoured 70 years after Normandy landings

Heroes of the liberation of Europe were joined by world leaders as tens of thousands of people remembered the courage and sacrifices of servicemen on the 70th anniversary of D-Day.