Portsmouth VE Day 70 in pictures

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Picture slideshow shows images from VE Day 70 events held in the Portsmouth area.

May 8 marked the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, and people across the area celebrated the occasion with a variety of events, including street parties and concerts.

People around the Portsmouth area got in the mood to mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day. Picture: Paul Jacobs

People around the Portsmouth area got in the mood to mark the 70th anniversary of VE Day. Picture: Paul Jacobs

All pictures by Paul Jacobs and Innes Marlow.