Why do we celebrate VE Day?
Join The Nation in a two minute silence
At 11am, a national two-minute silence will be held to remember the sacrifice of those who fought in the war.
Toast to the Heroes
At 3pm, Britons are being invited to take to their doorsteps to raise a glass, cheer and clap during The National Toast to the Heroes of World War Two.
Join in a National sing-along
Vera Lynn Now & Then
The world must know what happened, and never forget.’ – General Dwight D. Eisenhower