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D-Day 75 Commemorative Events – 7 June


Southsea Common, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO5 3AE
D-Day 75 logo - 7 June


Portsmouth Music Hub will begin the commemorative events on 7 June, with a performance on Southsea Common of a special composition for D-Day 75.

The early evening's entertainment opens with a special military band performance. Then, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra will perform its own D-Day 75 composition on Southsea Common. The piece, written by James Olsen for a specially formed young person’s choir, is inspired by the reminiscences of D-Day veterans and the D-Day Story.

The evening will conclude with a children’s film screening on the big screen at Southsea Common. The film that gets aired will be voted on by the public.

Timings (subject to change) are as follows:
10.30am - Portsmouth Music Hub
5pm - Military Band
6pm - Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
7pm - Open-air film screening

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D-Day 75 Commemorative Events – 7 June (7 June 2019)

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