Buckingham Palace Confirms Queen’s visit to Normandy in June

Sword Beach visit for The Queen in June

It has been officially confirmed that The Queen will be attending the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy this summer. Although it has been reported that Britain’s monarch was expected to attend it is only now that … [Read more...]

Countdown Begins to 2014 International D-Day Ceremony on Sword Beach

Countdown Begins to 2014 International D-Day Ceremony on Sword Beach

As events commemorating the 65th anniversary of D-Day come to an end this weekend the countdown to next year’s ceremonies in Normandy have already began. A giant clock counting down to 06 June 2014, the 70th anniversary of the … [Read more...]

Piper Bill Millin Statue to be Unveiled in Normandy

Piper Bill Millin Statue to be Unveiled in Normandy

A statue to one of the legendary D-Day figures, Piper Bill Millin, who was immortalised in the famous film The Longest Day, is to be unveiled this week near the Normandy beach where he landed in 1944. It has taken several years to raise … [Read more...]