The Duke of Kent and the defence secretary Dr John Reid have led Southwark's VE Day anniversary ceremony at the Soviet War Memorial in Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park.
The Duke of Kent, the Mayor of Southwark and the Secretary of State for Defence
The ceremony took place at the Soviet War Memorial next to the Imperial War Museum
The Duke chat with veterans after the ceremony
Dr Reid with a group of war veterans
Dr Reid with Leningrad siege survivor Kira Ivanova
Dozens of floral tributes were laid at the foot of the memorial
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