Vandals destroy Captain Sir Tom Moore plaque and trash flowers at Covid memorial

Heartless vandals destroy Captain Sir Tom Moore’s plaque and trash flowers at his Covid memorial: Locals slam ‘thoughtless’ yobs behind ‘disgusting’ attack Vandals have ripped out flowers from a wreath placed at a coronavirus memorial A plaque honouring Captain Sir Tom Moore was also damaged in Stoke-on-Trent Local residents have hit out at the ‘thoughtless’ … Read more

Family of Captain Tom who raised £39m for the NHS want to exhibit his possessions

Captain Sir Tom Moore’s personal effects could go on show to the public in a museum, his family has revealed. Some of the NHS fund-raiser’s most recognisable possessions, including his medals, smart jackets and ties, and wheeled walker could form the centrepiece of an exhibition. Details emerged as relatives marked today’s anniversary of the start … Read more

Family of Captain Tom who raised £39m for the NHS want to exhibit his possessions

Captain Sir Tom Moore’s personal effects could go on show to the public in a museum, his family has revealed. Some of the NHS fund-raiser’s most recognisable possessions, including his medals, smart jackets and ties, and wheeled walker could form the centrepiece of an exhibition. Details emerged as relatives marked today’s anniversary of the start … Read more

Covid pandemic memorabilia – including Captain Tom books – could be antiques of future, says expert

Is your home Covid testing kit a future money-maker? Expert predicts pandemic memorabilia will soar in value, with Sir Captain Tom Moore’s autograph worth £25,000 by 2121 Antique experts have predicted everyday items from this year could be viewed by future generations the way we view Word War memorabilia  Items predicted to soon be valuable … Read more

Sword placed on Captain Sir Tom Moore’s coffin will go on display at Yorkshire museum

The sword placed on Captain Sir Tom Moore‘s coffin inscribed with the badge of his old unit, the Duke of Wellington’s Regiment, will go on display at a Yorkshire museum. The specially-commissioned blade appeared on the casket alongside the union flag, Cpt Sir Tom’s war medals and his knighthood medal during the funeral last month.  … Read more

JANET STREET-PORTER: I don’t know Kate Garraway but she is the heroine we need right now

I’ve never met TV presenter Kate Garraway but I am in awe of this woman. She’s my Covid heroine, a beacon of positivity, epitomising the very best can-do spirit that sums up the British. Captain Tom Moore inspired and united millions of us with his unfailing cheerfulness and positivity, and after watching the harrowing documentary … Read more

Flags are flown at half mast across Britain ahead of funeral for Captain Tom Moore

Flags across the country were flown at half mast this morning as the nations prepares to say goodbye to NHS fundraising hero Sir Captain Tom Moore.  The NHS fundraising hero’s funeral will take place just after 11am this morning and he will be buried in the family plot in his hometown of Keighley, West Yorkshire.  … Read more

Flags are flown at half mast across Britain ahead of funeral for Sir Captain Tom Moore

Flags across the country were flown at half mast this morning as the nations prepares to say goodbye to NHS fundraising hero Sir Captain Tom Moore.  The NHS fundraising hero’s funeral will take place just after 11am this morning and he will be buried in the family plot in his hometown of Keighley, West Yorkshire.  … Read more