8 May 2020 marks 75 years since VE (Victory in Europe) Day when the Second World War came to an end in Europe. The long anticipated news resulted in spontaneous celebrations breaking out across the nation. A national holiday was declared and people from all walks of life came together to mark the moment.
In line with the latest expert medical and scientific advice from Public Health England and guidance on mass gatherings, celebrations for VE Day are happening in homes up and down the country. There are still lots of ways you get involved and show your support in marking the day on social media, in your home, your garden or your doorstep.
Here’s a couple of useful websites with everything you needs from baking cakes for the big day to colouring in and making your own bunting. Don’t forget to take plenty of photographs on the day – especially if you decide to dress up in your best vintage look.