VE Day 2020 takes place this Friday the 8th of May in the UK. This year, it will be on a Bank Holiday – a decision that was made specially to honour the 75th anniversary of VE Day. Due to the coronavirus restrictions most VE Day 75 events and street parties have had to be cancelled or postponed but you can celebrate the occasion from home. Here are several links and resources to help you with your VE Day home celebration planning.

Official GOV.UK  VE Day Site

The site is dedicated to commemorating the 75th anniversary of VE & VJ Day and has many useful ideas on how to get involved at home:

  • Get involved
  • What to watch
  • Plan your VE Day at home

The Royal British Legion

The Royal British Legion calls on the nation to join their Remembrance Event to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day from home.

With members of the public unable to attend VE Day 75 events, The Royal British Legion is playing a central role in the delivery of a range of remote activity, including:

Other Resources

Please stay safe however you choose to celebrate this memorable day and adhere to the Government Guidelines in all instances.

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*Image credit: The British Legion