Be Prepased

If you are hoping to join in with the D-Day commemorations in Normandy next year, then Vicky Turner has a few ideas to help you plan your trip

Beginning on June 6, 1944, the liberation of occupied Europe was initiated through the invasion of Normandy: the D-day landings remain the single biggest amphibious assault in history.

The operation’s impact on turning the tide of war and laying the foundations for allied victory on the Western Front cannot be underestimated. The high level of planning and the subterfuge that went into the build-up, the immense scale and sheer audacity of the plan itself, forms part of the most incredible moments of 20th century history.

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