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D-day 80th Anniversary Show at The Beehive

The 80th D-day Anniversary.
Friday 7th June 2024. Doors at 6.30pm. 7pm start.

On Friday 7th June, join us for a very special evening at The Beehive to commemorate the 80th Anniversary of D-Day at ‘Honiton’s Anniversary Show’. Everyone welcome!

The evening will consist of exclusive live footage kindly presented by South West Airfields Heritage Trust with rarely seen local aviation film clips. There’ll be a poignant performance by Honiton’s Community Theatre Company as well as sketches from the era, Dad’s Army style!
Sing-along to wartime songs with The Sheldon Singers and enjoy dances to ‘If I Can Dream’ ‘Choo Choo’ and ‘Straighten Up & Fly Right’ by East Devon Dance Academy plus so much more!

The entertainment is brought to you by an outstanding cast of local groups and individuals. There’ll be laughter, uplifting moments, poignant moments and maybe even some tears!

At the end of the event a collection will be held by Honiton Royal British Legion.

Tickets: General Admission £8, Under 16’s £5. Book your tickets HERE
All ticket prices include a £1 booking fee.

Running time: 3 hours including an interval.

Accessible seating is available by calling (01404 384050) or visiting the box office, Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. Our bar will open 1 hour before the performance begins and will be open during the interval.

This event has been organised not-for-profit. As a community centre we wanted to host an event for the people of Honiton and surrounding areas, to bring our community together and mark this very special anniversary in the heart of Honiton.

We would like to say a huge thank you to the amazing cast drawn from local groups and individuals across Honiton and the surrounding areas, who have volunteered and brought this fantastic commemorative event to our community for you all to enjoy. 
Please show them your support!

South West Airfields Heritage Trust

Honiton Community Theatre Company

The Sheldon Singers

East Devon Dance Academy

Honiton Royal British Legion

Jay Passmore

Emma Brown – Member of The Honiton Band

1064 – Honiton Squadron Air Training Corps

Honiton Army Cadets

Dave Retter – Honiton Town Crier

Book your tickets HERE

We look forward to welcoming you to this very special evening here at The Beehive.
Box Office: 01404 384050