Beechwood Primary School

VE Day Celebrations

VE Day CelebrationsThe Year 5/6 children hosted a VE Day party on Wednesday, November 11 welcoming visitors from the Woodley Day Centre.

The children have been learning about the Second World War hearing how it started and following its course through to Victory in Europe.

The school hall was decked out with union jack bunting, streamers and balloons, and napkins of red, white and blue decorated the tables.

The children and visitors sang wartime songs and watched Winston Churchill’s end of war speech on a big screen.

Mr Davies said: “For the people who experienced the war, it was a walk down memory lane and for our pupils it was a fitting end to their World War Two topic.

The story featured in Get Reading on 21 November 2015, read the full article here.