Events to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day are taking place in Normandy and in the UK.
Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron attended the inauguration of the British Normandy Memorial site in Ver-sur-Mer before the Prime Minister joined the Prince of Wales, Duchess of Cornwall and other British politicians for a service of remembrance at Bayeux.
Across the Channel, a service of remembrance and wreath-laying took place at the National Memorial Arboretum in Alrewas, Staffordshire.
D-Day veteran John Quinn meets George Sayer, six, in Bayeux (Jane Barlow/PA) Re-enactors dressed in military uniform on the beach at Arromanches (Gareth Fuller/PA) The first soldiers landed at the beach on the morning of June 6 (Gareth Fuller/PA) Crosses of remembrance placed alongside a Union flag stand at dawn on the beach at Arromanches in Normandy (Gareth Fuller/PA) A lone piper plays on the Mulberry harbour at Arromanches to mark the exact moment the first British soldier landed on Gold beach 75 years ago (Gareth Fuller/PA) Re-enactors on the beach at Arromanches (Gareth Fuller/PA) Military vehicles line the beach at Arromanches (Gareth Fuller/PA) Veterans gather in Arromanches, northern France (Gareth Fuller/PA) A veteran views the Second World War Memorial at the National Memorial Arboretum at Alrewas in Staffordshire (Anthony Devlin/PA) The Duke of Cambridge at the National Memorial Arboretum for a service to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings (Anthony Devlin/PA) Second World War veterans during the service (Anthony Devlin/PA) A veteran reacts to music (Anthony Devlin/PA) Len Perry, 95, from London, holds a D-Day 75 wreath while sailing on the MV Boudicca from Portsmouth to Normandy (Kirsty O’Connor/PA) A memorial placed by the Mulberry harbour at Arromanches (Gareth Fuller/PA) A field of poppies close to the British Normandy Memorial site in Ver-sur-Mer (Owen Humphreys/PA) Veteran Ron Nolan is greeted by a member of the public in Arromanches (Gareth Fuller/PA)
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon with D-Day veteran John Greig, 95, from Dumfries, at the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery in Bayeux (Jane Barlow/PA) Flypast over the American cemetery (Alex Brandon/AP) Melvyn Dunn, 77, from Ackworth, West Yorkshire, salutes in a field of poppies at the British Normandy Memorial site in Ver-sur-Mer (Owen Humphreys/PA)