VE Day - or 'Victory in Europe Day' - marks the day towards the end of World War Two (WW2) when fighting against Nazi Germany in Europe came to an end.
On 8 May 1945, Prime Minister Winston Churchill made an announcement on the radio at 3pm that the war in Europe had come to an end, following Germany's surrender the day before.
Information on VE Day
Video links to support learning
Have a look at some of these great video links that will support your understanding of VE Day!
BBC Teach - Class Clips
A great range of resources to support learning from the BBC
Learn all about why VE Day is celebrated from the Newsround team
A fantastic A-Z of terms linked to the war. Short clips explaining different aspects.
Want to know more about the First World War?
Learn all about it from these fantastic lessons from Oak National Academy