VE/VJ day celebrations in Islay

October 15th 2015

The project funded a one off event for senior citizens on Islay and Jura, celebrating VE/VJ day. The event was held in Bruichladdich hall which was decorated in red white and blue, with displays of artefacts, posters and film footage of the war years promoting lively discussion and memories. 48 people attended and were treated to a sumptuous three course meal, with a complementary dram of Bowmore malt.