Homecoming Day

3 Queen Elizabeth II St, St Anne, Alderney, GY9

Thursday, December 15 2022 from 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM

Homecoming Day is marked every year to commemorate the return to Alderney of the first group of islanders after WWII, following the mass evacuation of 1940.  An important day in Alderney’s history, 2022 celebrates the 77th anniversary of Homecoming Day.

Commemorative events: 

  • Special Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service for the Homecoming - At 10am at St Anne’s Church - All faiths welcome
  • Laying of the wreath - At 11.30am at the Memorial stone at the Harbour