D-Day Ceremonial Beacon Lighting

The Carew Cheriton Control Tower Museum will be commemorating the 80th Anniversary of DDAY on June 6th 2024 by taking part in the nationwide ceremonial beacon lighting.

Beacons will be simultaneously lit across the UK and beyond at 9.15pm to pay tribute to the fallen, symbolising ‘the light of peace’ that emerged out of the darkness of war.

A short service of remembrance will begin at 9.00pm followed by the lighting of the beacon at 9.15pm