Photo Gallery: Taxi Charity veterans trip to Normandy



On 4 - 8 June 2018, volunteer cabbies from the Taxi Charity escorted 25 WWII veterans on a trip to Normandy.

Their busy itinerary was as follows:

Monday 4 June 2018 21:30 Arrival at the Brittany Ferries terminal in Ouistreham

Tuesday 5 June 2018 11:00 Ceremony at Memorial Pegasus

12:30 Lunch at Restaurant Les 3 Planeurs (The 3 Gliders), just across the Pegasus Bridge

14:00 Shuttle back to the Memorial Pegasus for the 14:30 ceremony with 300 schoolchildren

24:00 Back to the Memorial Pegasus for the Midnight ceremony

Wednesday 6 June 2018

10:00 Royal British Legion service at the Bayeux Cathedral

11:00 Airborne ceremony at Ranville CWGC

12:00 Royal British Legion service at Bayeux CWGC

14:00 Lunch at the Restaurant Le Normandie, Arromanches

Thursday 7 June 2018 10:00 Ceremony at Grangues

13:00 Lunch at Frédéric & Marie Lamotte’s farm in Amfreville

Friday 8 June 2018 10:30 Hillman Site

12:30 Lunch at the Restaurant L’Accostage, Ouistreham

14:00 Bill Millin’s statue

14:30 Return home Brittany Ferries

The full set of 150+ photos can be viewed on our Flickr channel.

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