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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July 9 marked the significant milestone of 80 years since the Allied troops launched the landings in Sicily, signalling the start of the Italian campaign
LRE Foundation signs Memorandums of Understanding with Cranwell Aviation Heritage Museum and Lincolnshire Ramblers (UK)
As the LRE UK national branch continues to grow, we are pleased to welcome two new partners: Cranwell Aviation Heritage Museum and Lincolnshire Ramblers! Both organisations are based in Lincolnshire, where we are developing a
We are excited to announce the launch of the new Europe Remembers collaborative web platform aimed to bring together a diverse range of events and
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.