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VE day 40th anniversary - Westminster Abbey service

Title
VE day 40th anniversary - Westminster Abbey service
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
8 May 1985
Year of production
1985
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Duration
00:03:21
Description
Report on the national commemoration service for the 40th anniversary of VE day, in Westminster Abbey. Includes part of sermon from the Archbishop of Canterbury Robert Runcie. Male reporter not identified (poss. Dickie Arbiter).
Contributors
Robert Runcie; Dickie Arbiter?
Keywords
Second World War (1939-1945); Netherlands; Westminster Abbey; Reminiscence; VE day; War casualties; Commemorative events; Church services; Anniversaries; Sermons; Leningrad

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