VE Day history comes alive with wartime cooking lesson

Despite the lockdown, the History department at Wykham Park have still been getting students involved in learning about VE Day, which will be celebrating the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War in Europe on the 8th May 2020.

Marmite Swirls

Mr Bent had found some resources online that he used to design a PowerPoint with information which the students had to read and understand, before giving them some recipes of things they could make to show the sort of thing that people made during the 1940s.

See more photos and recipes of our VE Day cooking here.

Wartime cakes

VE Day poster