Read the text of Winston Churchill's most famous victory speech, read out from the balcony of the Ministry of Health on 8th May 1945, VE Day. He made another shorter address earlier in the day.
Winston Churchill VE Day Speech 2
Wnston Churchill spoke to the celebrating crowds below from the Ministry of Health balcony on 8th May 1945. Here are the words of his first address.
Winston Churchill became famous for his V for Victory sign. Here is just one of the photo showing him making it! Perhaps his positivity encouraged the country to keep going during hard times and keep striving for victory.