Armed Forces

D Day 75th Anniversary

It has been called The Longest Day, the biggest amphibious invasion of all time, and the beginning of the end of the Second World War. However, it is described, D-Day is undoubtedly one of the most significant turning points in a six-year war that witnessed the deaths of more than 20 million people. (more…)

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Weston-super-Mare to be part of Danny Boyle’s Armistice Day commission

Weston-super-Mare will be part of Pages of the Sea, Danny Boyle’s commission for 14-18 NOW to mark the centenary of Armistice Day. On 11 November 2018, the public is invited to gather on beaches across the UK for an informal, nationwide gesture of remembrance for the men and women who left their home shores during the First World War. (more…)

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