A British soldier looks at graves in the Bayeux War Cemetery
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BBC coverage of D-Day commemorations

Watch BBC coverage as commemorations take place in France to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day.

Friday 6 June marks 70 years since the D-Day landings that saw 156,000 troops from the Allied countries, including the UK and the US, join forces to launch an attack on the beaches of Normandy, leading to the end of World War Two.

For copyright reasons, this broadcast is only available in the UK.

  • 06 Jun 2014
  • From the section Europe