Here are a few images of 1945, originally in black and white, which conjure up something of the atmosphere in Britain on VE day. These images have now been coloured to bring out some additional detail.
Use the numbered buttons below the following image, to navigate between the ten images available. It takes a while for each image to colourise or improve, so please be patient. Just click the button and wait. It takes a few seconds for each image to be loaded and rendered. Enjoy a view of the phases of Inkpen from over a hundred years ago