An animated slideshow is available here: VE Day events .¬† It combines photographs offered by residents of Wendens Ambo past and present showing celebrations of VE Day from the Home Guard and nurses on parade in 1945 to a Fun Run, street party and games on the Wick in 1995, and on to the present¬†when Coronavirus restrictions and social distancing demanded extra creativity for ‘At Home’ celebrations.

Men of the Home Guard on parade 1945