75th ANNIVERSARY OF VE DAY Today Britain marks the 75th anniversary of VE Day with a Bank Holiday.

Published 2020/05/08

A number of racecourses played vital roles during the war-time era, ranging from military bases to storage centres and even prisoner of war accommodation.

Here we take a look at at how some of The Jockey Club’s racecourses were utilised to support Britain’s efforts during the war.