Veterans pay respects to D-Day fallen on anniversary

Veterans have gathered in a ceremony at sea to pay their respects to their comrades that died during the D-Day landings in Normandy.

More than 650 former servicemen are travelling to northern France to commemorate the military invasion that changed the course of history.

Around 200,000 visitors are expected to visit the region this week to mark the anniversary.

ITV News Correspondent Paul Davies reports from the service on a ferry across the English 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.