Jump to content

Lepe Beach 7th & 8th June 2008

Recommended Posts

Here is a flavour of last years event....




The New Forest Remembers


64th Anniversary of D-Day on the 7 and 8 June


Watch World War Two history come to life with living history re-enactors, military vehicles, displays, memorabilia, 1940's dance, stalls and much more.




  • 1pm - Guided Walk to D-Day remains at Lepe
  • 2pm - New Forest Band playing on the cliff top and veterans reminiscing
  • 3pm - Parade of Standards from the coast guard cottages into the park, led by the Caledonian Pipe Band
  • 3.15pm - Cliff top memorial service with laying of wreaths
  • 7.30pm - 11pm 1940’s Dance at the Waterside Theatre with Pete Weston Big Swing Band. Tickets: £8.50, contact the park office to buy your tickets now!



  • 12 noon - Guided Walk to D-Day remains at Lepe
  • 2-4pm - New Forest Band playing on the cliff top

Other activities will be happening throughout the weekend between 10am and 4pm.

For more information or to buy dance tickets call the park office: 023 8089 9108

If you are a re-enactor or are interested in taking part in this event by bringing a military vehicle, a charity stand or trade stall please download and complete the booking form and return it to the park office: Lepe Country Park, Lepe, Exbury, Southampton, Hants SO45 1AD.











Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Create New...