VE Day Celebrations

“God bless you all. This is your victory! It is the victory of the cause of freedom in every land. In all our long history we have never seen a greater day than this. Everyone, man or woman, has done their best. Everyone has tried. Neither the long years, nor the dangers, nor the fierce attacks of the enemy, have in any way weakened the independent resolve of the British nation. God bless you all…” Winston Churchill, Prime Minister, VE day 1945

In school today, we have been listening to music popular in 1945. We have also made bunting and enjoyed a picnic in small groups. Pupils at home have dressed in red, white and blue, created their own picnics, decorated bunting and begun to celebrate this special occasion. Look out below for the pair of siblings forming ’75’ reminding us that we are remembering events of 75 years ago…

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