Michael Ball

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The coffin of Capt Tom Moore is carried by members of the armed forces during his funeral at Bedford Crematorium on February 27th, 2021 in Bedford, England. Photograph: Joe Giddens - Pool/Getty Images

The family of Britain’s Capt Tom Moore have paid tribute to the veteran and NHS charity fundraiser at his funeral, saying his “message and his spirit (...)

 A mural of the late Sir Tom Moore, by artist Robert Newbiggin, adorns a wall in Southport, England. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

‘Old age hath yet his honour and his toil; Death closes all: but something ere the end, some work of noble note, may yet be done . . .” These lines fr(...)

Retired British army captain Tom Moore walks to raise money for health workers in Marston Moretaine, England. File photograph: Peter Cziborra/Reuters

A 99-year-old war veteran has described the response to his coronavirus fundraiser as “rather like being in fairyland” as he is on course for the numb(...)

The 99-year-old Second World War veteran captain Tom Moore at his home in Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire. File photograph: PA

A 99-year-old English war veteran has achieved his goal of 100 laps of his garden — raising more than £12 million (€13.8m) for the British national he(...)

Raheem Sterling scores Manchester City’s third against West Brom. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA

West Bromwich Albion 2 Manchester City 3 Leaders Manchester City strolled past West Brom to maintain their grip at the top of the Premier League. Le(...)

Burnley’s Andre Gray has been charged by the English FA for homophobic tweets posted in 2012. Photograph: Reuters

The English Football Association has charged Burnley striker Andre Gray for the homophobic tweets he sent in 2012 which were shared across social medi(...)

‘You always want to be the baddies, as well. Well, he’s not a baddie but he’s not the most lovable.’ Michael Ball on playing Mack Sennett in Mack and Mabel. Photograph: Manuel Harlan

In June this year, Michael Ball was awarded an OBE for his services to musical theatre. It’s been 30 years since he made his West End debut as Mari(...)