D-Day 70th anniversary: Ceremonies and staged landing held
5 June 2014 Last updated at 13:37 BST
Veterans and serving military personnel have attended ceremonies on both sides of the English Channel to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day.
A landing was staged as part of commemorations in and around Portsmouth, where exactly 70 years earlier troops were preparing to invade Nazi-occupied France.
Nick Higham reports.