D-Day 70th anniversary: Ceremonies and staged landing held
5 June 2014 Last updated at 21:50 BST
Hundreds of the last surviving D-Day veterans have gathered on both sides of the English Channel, 70 years on from the momentous World War Two mission.
A spectacular Red Arrows display in Southsea and parachute drop in France came on the eve of the anniversary.
Robert Hall reports.