Happy VE Day! 70 years ago today, Victory in Europe was declared. Here ground crew on a RAF Bomber Command station in Britain return the V-sign to a neighbouring searchlight crew. Silhouetted is the nose of a Lancaster - 8th May 1945.
A Lancaster bomber flies over the RAF Bomber Command memorial dropping thousands of poppies to mark the opening of the memorial in Green Park. The iconic bomber, operated by the RAF’s Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, was the command’s most popular aircraft in World War Two