One of the veterans at the VE Day commemorations today was among the first to know Germany had been defeated in Europe.Read the full story ›
An aquatic park in the Russian Siberian town of Irkutsk marked VE Day by staging a patriotic-themed show, giving two of their seals rifles.Read the full story ›
More than 1,000 veterans march through Horse Guards Parade as the Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall look onRead the full story ›
The Red Arrows were on hand for a fly past this afternoon, as numerous veterans went on parade before and Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall.
The parade, of more than 1,000 veterans and current soldiers, commemorates the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.
A parade of over 2,000 Second World War veterans and current soldiers is making its way through Parliament Square and up Whitehall this afternoon, in front of crowds celebrating the 70th anniversary of VE Day.
Crowds have gathered in Parliament Square to watch a special parade to mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day.
The Royal Family have arrived at Westminster Abbey for this morning's service of thanksgiving for the 70th anniversary of VE Day.
Newly re-elected Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha have arrived at Westminster Abbey for a special service to mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day.
The Queen, Duke of Edinburgh and Prince of Wales will attend the service at Westminster Abbey to remember those who died during WWII.Read the full story ›
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