D-Day 75: events to mark 75th anniversary of Normandy Landings announced

Interesting though it was to witness, the safety divers and inflatable rescue boat did seem a little over the top. James H.

Splendors of Morocco 14 days Starting at: This affected a number of events with the planned airshow at Arromanches being considerably curtailed and the annual "Night They Arrived" firework display at the Longues Battery being more of an audible rather than a visual experience. Printer-friendly version.

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Tailor-Made Travel to Cambodia 13 days Starting at: The U. French and Italian Cars 8 days Starting at: Pearls of Croatia and Slovenia 15 days Starting at: It will take only 2 minutes to fill in. At Catz the Normandy Tank Museum, which only opened in , decided to cease operating citing reduced visitor traffic and issues with nearby residents over the use of the original A airstrip.

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One of the last events of commemorations was a spectacular parachute drop. Major events Find out more about the main events in Normandy. More Information. A series of simultaneous and identical firework displays at more than 20 locations along the coast illuminated the night.

D-Day was also being remembered on home ground of course. We invite those who wish to attend the events to commemorate their historic achievements to get in touch with the Legion and join our all-costs-covered journey by ship back to France.

Berlin 9 days Starting at: This morning, travel south to Portsmouth. In Bayeux , have some time to visit the British Cemetery and explore the town before a guided visit to the Bayeux Tapestry Museum.

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Follow us on. Of course, was a much more relaxed affair thankfully, some would say , however, as with every other year in recent memory there were still plenty of events going on across the Calvados, Manche Normandy - Land of Libertyand Orne departments. Sign up to the newsletter Sign up here. Everything Normandy has to offer.

You can read our review of the Castletown D-Day Centre and see some images from inside this excellent little museum-wth-a-difference. Eustatius St.