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 (...)

 People line the streets as the funeral procession of Dame Vera Lynn travels through Ditchling, East Sussex. Photograph: Vickie Flores/EPA

Dame Vera Lynn was honoured with a fly-past in her beloved East Sussex village ahead of her funeral on Friday. Two second World War fighter planes soa(...)

Dame Vera Lynn in 2009. File photograph: Shaun Curry/AFP via Getty Images

Forces’ Sweetheart Dame Vera Lynn has died aged 103. The singer entertained troops with morale-boosting visits to the front line during the second Wo(...)

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(...)

Wanted men: Jay McGuiness, Siva Kaneswaran, Max George, Tom Parker and Nathan Sykes

You might not think that Dame Vera Lynn has much in common with hunky popsters The Wanted, but there’s a particular line from her 1940s wartime(...)