Exeter Blitz 80th Anniversary

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Exeter Blitz Anniversary


Download the Exeter Blitz 80th Anniversary map and embark on a self-guided walking tour around the city, as you discover the significant locations that were affected during the Exeter Blitz on 4th May 1942.

Don’t miss detailed exhibitions within the city’s historic buildings plus regular pop-up, interactive performances, taking you back to the moment the sirens went off.

Don't forget to print of the Exeter Cathedral and Exeter Guildhall colouring-in sheets, to take part at home! 


Additional events:

5.30pm, Tuesday 3 May

Choral Evensong, Exeter Cathedral

The Exeter Blitz and its victims will be remembered at this sung service, with music and prayers. The courage of 307 Polish Squadron, and all who helped preserve the city and save lives will also be remembered. The Lord Mayor will be in attendance. All are welcome to join this reflective service.

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