On June 6th 1944, thousands of Allied troops began landing on Normandy’s beaches at the start of a major offensive against the Germans. In the lead up to Friday’s anniversary - BBC Radio 4 Extra is commemorating the 70th anniversary with a special rebroadcast of the landmark day of programmes first heard on BBC Radio 4 to mark the 60th anniversary. Starting Thursday lunchtime, we’ve a mix of documentaries, epic dramas and lively discussions.
- Listen 45:00From Dunkirk to D-Day
- 1:45:00Mike Walker - The Biggest SecretSaturday Drama
- 50:00D-Day SpecialLoose Ends
- Listen 30:00Back Row: D-Day SpecialThe Film Programme
- Listen 2:00:00The People's D-Day
- 1:00:00Sarah Daniels - The Long WaitSaturday Drama
- 1:00:00What If... D-Day Failed?
- 30:00Crossing the Dark SeaSaturday Drama