VJ Day 70

August 2015

August 16, 2015

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Kirsty Young presents selected coverage of Saturday's moving VJ Day commemorations. Highlights include a Service of Remembrance from St Martin-in-the-Fields in the presence of Her Majesty the Queen and a flypast and Drumhead Service on Horse Guards Parade attended by the Prince of Wales and over 1,000 veterans and descenda...

August 15, 2015

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Live coverage continues of the 70th anniversary of VJ Day with a special commemorative event on Horse Guards Parade, where the Prince of Wales will lead over a thousand veterans and descendants of the Far East Campaign in a moving drumhead service, wreath-laying ceremony and fly-past.

August 15, 2015

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70 years ago today the conflict in the Far East ended, finally bringing the Second World War to its conclusion. Kirsty Young introduces a day of live programming to mark this historic anniversary.