Veterans were met with cheers and celebrations on the streets of Normandy today, to mark 70 years since the allies pushed back Nazi Germany from the coast of France.
A British D-Day veteran speaking to ITV News, said the reception was "absolutely fantastic and thank you to the people of Normandy."
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.