VE Day 1940's Weekend : Bressingham Steam and Gardens, Norfolk - May 9th and 10th 2015

1940s Weekend Event information:


Sounds from the era will be provided by Timescape over the weekend.
If you fancy having a go at swing or jive then join in with Texas Tommy and the Jitterbug dancers (Saturday Only) and the Jive Bunnies (Sunday only)

Living history/ re-enactment groups:

Thunder from Heaven Living History Group
The Royal Norfolks Living History Group.


A variety of military and vehiicles from the period will be on display over the weekend. With support from the Norfolk Military Vehicle Group

Saturday Evening:

A night of 1940s musical entertainment provided by Ipswich based Big Band Swing Machine. (Music from 7:30pm). Licenced bar and food available throughout the evening). Only £10 per person !

A variety of stalls will be present at the event including fund raising for the 490th BG Memorial project. More info on the project and its events : (link)

Photos of French soldier : Real Allied History (RAH) - living history and re-enactment group based in Norfolk

More info on the event : (link)

Photos below were taken on Sunday 10th :

The 490th BG stall collecting for the memorial at Eye