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.
One of the veterans at the VE Day commemorations today was among the first to know Germany had been defeated in Europe.
More than 1,000 veterans march through Horse Guards Parade as the Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall look on
The Queen, Duke of Edinburgh and Prince of Wales will attend the service at Westminster Abbey to remember those who died during WWII.