Video: Take a look inside England’s hidden village

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WATCH an aerial view of Imber, the English village that became an exercise area for US troops preparing to invade Europe in 1943.

The uninhabited village is in Wiltshire.

A Routemaster bus passes bulidings and former houses in the desserted village of Imber on Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire, where residents were evicted in 1943 to provide an exercise area for US troops preparing to invade Europe. Image: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

A Routemaster bus passes bulidings and former houses in the desserted village of Imber on Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire, where residents were evicted in 1943 to provide an exercise area for US troops preparing to invade Europe. Image: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

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