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Decorated WWII veteran aged 94 gets funeral fit for a hero
A SECOND World War veteran has had the send-off he deserves after more than 100 people turned out to give him a full military funeral following a social media campaign.
War hero celebrates his 100th birthday
A World War Two veteran who took part in the D-Day landings has celebrated his 100th birthday.
Vandals destroy tribute to First World Wa
VANDALS destroyed a tribute to First World War soldiers less than 48 hours after it was installed.
Dambuster George ‘Johnny’ Johnson leads c
The last surviving British member of the Dambusters raid has led a groundbreaking ceremony for a full-size steel sculpture of a Lancaster bomber.
Wounded heroes selected to compete for Br
The band of wounded heroes selected to compete for Britain at the Sydney 2018 Invictus Games have told of their pride at representing their country, s...
Rescue dog gives veteran suffering with P
An ex-soldier coping with post traumatic stress disorder says his new rescue dog Buddy has helped him recover from traumatic flashbacks.
Spitfire makes the dreams of a terminally
A terminally ill RAF veteran fulfilled his childhood dream of sitting in a Spitfire.
SAS sent in to rescue kidnapped British t
A crack team of SAS troops are believed to be in the Congo to extract two British tourists kidnapped in a world famous gorilla sanctuary.
First images of RAF’s new spy plane revea
The first images of what the RAF’s newest fleet of spy planes will look like when they touch down in the UK have been released.
Royal Marine treks across the Sahara Dese
A former Royal Marine has trekked more than 150 miles across the Sahara Desert in a bid to raise £20,000 to aid the fight against cancer.
Cadets pay their respects to RAF crew tha
Air cadets travel to Holland to represent the RAF during the 100th year of the defence line.