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Commemorating the 80th Anniverary of the D Day Landings

Dene Magna School - Mitcheldean, GL17 0DU

Sunday, 9th June 2024 - 11am to 4pm

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About this event

This was a public charity fundraising event that was organised by Tracey Cruickshank (See Facebook Event Page) and Dene Magna School in Mitcheldean, with the assistance of Gloucester Commuinity Networking Volunteers, to raise money for charity whilst commemorating the 80th Anniversary of D-Day - The Normandy Landings - 6th June 1944.

At the Event


16's and under went free.

17's and over were able to prebook an early bird ticket for £5 online »

Ticket prices on the gate were £7.50 each.

Raising money for:

Free Park & Ride

A free 'Park & Ride service was available from Vantage Point, GL17 0DD

Special thanks goes to

  • Hales Builders Limited for donating building materials and delivering the Landing Craft to D day @ 80 Dene Magna School.
  • The GCN Volunteers from the Alabare Veterans' House, Longlevens, for their help and support with setting up.
  • Nobby (Royal Navy veteran), designer and builder of the Children's Landing Craft.
  • All the D-Day decorations made by volunteers of Mitcheldean Events Group

We hope everyone enjoyed the day!