Children from a French town liberated by British soldiers during the Normandy invasions sang 'God Save the Queen' for returning veterans as they arrived for 70th anniversary commemorations today.
ITV News Correspondent Paul Davies reports from an emotional return to Thury-Harcourt, where the old soldiers were still greeted as heroes.
British veterans were cheered and thanked as they paraded through the streets of Bayeux today.
Otley veteran, Harold Robinson had a 24th birthday with a difference, as he swapped cards for rifle rounds as part of the D-Day landings.
D-Day veteran Brian Carter from Cambridgeshire has a unique record of the Allied invasion with a compelling series of his own photographs.