Liberation Day is the most important day in Guernsey’s calendar and commemorates the islands’ freedom from the German Occupation during World War II.
2024 is the 79th anniversary of Guernsey's Liberation, commemorating the Islands' freedom from German Occupation during World War II.
Celebrated annually on 9th May, the festivities provide an opportunity for islanders to remember the days of Occupation, which played such a monumental role in shaping both the landscape and the lives of the people of Guernsey.
Many events take place in St Peter Port and around the island on Liberation Day. Details will be available nearer the time.