To remember the past is to create a better future
The LRE United Kingdom’s main objective is to make this history relevant and accessible, especially for the younger generations.
LRE United Kingdom engages in several projects and activities with a focus on remembrance and education.
Network & membership
LRE United Kingdom is a network of members and partners throughout the United Kingdom that share a united mission to preserve and to promote the history and heritage of the Second World War.
LRE United Kingdom needs your support to pursue the development of the Liberation Route Europe and the preservation of the heritage of the Second World War.
Marked by “Vectors of Memory”, the Liberation Route trails connects people, places, and events to mark Europe’s liberation from occupation during the Second World War. The United Kingdom played an instrumental role in the liberation process and has a vast heritage and many stories to tell today.
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With the release of the new ‘Masters of the Air’ series on Apple TV, the Foundation, LRE UK and partners have created a new Liberation Route
We are delighted to finally release our latest Liberation Route Europe project initiative – the Podcast Series “In the Footsteps of History“. This new audio experience is designed to accompany listeners on
Each year, the annual LRE Forum organised by the LRE Foundation brings together members, partners and tourism stakeholders to hear updates from experts, network, and attend specialised travel trade events.
After a 2023 edition in Florence, Italy, the next one will take place in Aachen, Germany, from 26 till 29 February 2024.