Tutbury Remembers – VJ75

Tutbury Remembers – VJ75

Today, 15th August 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the day Japan surrendered bringing WWII to an end and we remember all those who died in the “forgotten war”

9:30 am – BBC1 – VJ Day 75 – The Nation Remembers – from the national Memorial Arboretum at Alrewas (a ticket only event) –

11:00  am – Two Minute Silence

8:30 pm – VJ Day 75 – the Nation’s Tribute from Horse Guards Parade

15th August is also Tutbury Day – the 931st anniversary of the Consecration of St. Mary’s Priory Church Tutbury in 1089, on the Feast of Assumption of Mary the Virgin