In pictures: VE Day Newspapers
'Advance Britannia'

By the end of the day, papers like Glasgow's Evening Times were able to report on Winston Churchill's official end-of-war speech.

"Advance Britannia: long live the cause of freedom: God save the King," said the wartime leader.

And the paper was already looking to the future, warning of "subversive elements" calling for nationalisation of industry.

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