D-Day 70 Years On – live from The Royal Albert Hall

Be a part of this nationwide commemoration of the 70th anniversary of D-Day. This sell out show of the BBC Radio 2’s D-Day concert at The Royal Albert Hall will now stream live to The Atkinson.
On Friday June 6th BBC Radio 2 and cinemas across Britain come together for the first time, as the nation marks the 70th anniversary of D-Day.

The D-Day operation during World War II was the largest amphibious invasion in world history and marked the beginning of the end of the war.

Jeremy Vine, Dermot O’Leary and Louise Minchin will re-tell the D-Day story alongside a cast of actors led by Patrick Stewart.

Katherine Jenkins will perform a virtual duet with Dame Vera Lynn.

Other performers include Beverley Knight, The Military Wives Choir and Seth Lakeman, accompanied by the BBC Concert Orchestra and musicians from the Central Band of the Royal Air Force, the Royal Artillery Band and Her Majesty’s Royal Marines.

‘D-Day 70 Years On’ – experience The Royal Albert Hall atmosphere in cinemas nationwide.

Support the service charities with profits donated to The Royal British Legion, SSAFA and SkillForce.

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