A ceremony was held in Victoria Park in Bideford with a march through the town to mark 70th anniversary of Victory Over Japan Day.

A ceremony was held in Bideford on Saturday to mark the 70th anniversary of VJ Day.

Victory Over Japan Day was the day Japan surrendered in World War Two and the war ended.

There were special events throughout the country, including a special memorial event at the Horse Guards Parade to mark the anniversary.

In Bideford there was a commemorative march through the town, with a ceremony in Victoria Park.

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