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Vittoriosa and Senglea Tour Including St Lawrence Church and Malta Maritime Museum Visit Vittoriosa and Senglea, two of Malta’s historical Three Cities, on a half-day tour led by an expert local guide. Learn of the towns’ brutal albeit victorious battle during the Great Siege of 1565, and visit some of the town’s must-visit sites. Explore St Lawrence Church and Malta Maritime Museum in Vittoriosa, and then admire views across Valletta’s peninsula from Senglea. Leave yo...

royalista: Queen Elizabeth marked the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe day by lighting a special beacon at Windsor, May 8, 2015


The generation that's clueless about VE Day

Clueless: But with the 70th anniversary looming, 38 per cent of those surveyed could not identify Winston Churchill as the prime minister who declared victory in Europe on May 8, 1945 (newspaper from that day)


08 Dec 43: Lieutenant General Carl Spaatz becomes the chief of US strategic Air Forces in Europe. After the war, Eisenhower will say that Spaatz (pronounced "Spots"), along with General Omar Bradley, was one of the two American general officers who had contributed the most to the victory in Europe. #WWII


Queen Elizabeth II Photos Photos: VE Day 70th Anniversary Day Three

Queen Elizabeth II attends the VE Day 70th Anniversary service at Westminster Abbey on May 10, 2015 in London, England.


Winston Churchill waves to crowds in Whitehall on the day he broadcasted to the nation that the war with Germany had been won, London, 8 May 1945.