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When Winston Churchill announced the Second World War was over, there were celebrations all over the country. Most people either heard the announcement on the radio or saw a film of it in the cinema.
Primary History
This clip is from:
Primary History, A Better Britain for All
First broadcast:
28 April 2006

Classroom Ideas

Students could discuss how the children in the 1940s felt when they heard the news that the war was over. They could also design Victory Day posters.

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