VE Day 2020

You can view our 75th Anniversary of VE Day service here. It was led by the Bishop of Plymouth from Plymouth Hoe and features members of the armed forces.

Download an Order of Service

Timings on the Day 

10am:                 Diocese Service of Reflection

11am:                  Two Minutes Silence & National Reflection
Lunchtime:       Big Picnic for Hope
3pm:                   Nation’s Toast to the Heroes of WW2
9pm:                   Queen’s VE Day Speech


5 simple ways to get involved…

Take part in the Dan Snow History Challenge

Take part in the Big Picnic for Hope

Create bunting for Great British Bunting

Hold a special 75 VE Day Zoom event

Promote & take part in the ‘Nation’s Toast to the Heroes of WW2’ at 3pm


Resources

Exeter Cathedral VE Day Memories

An outline order of service for VE Day

Read the Westminster Abbey Order of Service on VE Day 1945

Downloadable activities, bunting, recipes & ideas for celebrating at home.

Royal British Legion Products and resources

Remember to use #VEDay75 on all your social media posts, to link into both local and national events.

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