Britain’s Captain Sir Tom Moore buried with military honours

A military guard of honour and Royal Air Force fly-past marked the funeral on Saturday of Captain Sir Tom Moore, the World War Two veteran who raised millions of pounds for Britain’s health service during the coronavirus pandemic. Moore died on February 2 after contracting COVID-19. In the run up to his 100th birthday last… Read More Britain’s Captain Sir Tom Moore buried with military honours

UK’s fundraising hero Captain Tom Moore dies at 100

Captain Tom Moore, the British World War Two veteran who raised millions of pounds for health service workers on the frontline of the battle against the coronavirus, has died aged 100 after contracting COVID-19, his family said on Tuesday. Moore struck a chord with locked-down Britain by walking around his garden with the help of… Read More UK’s fundraising hero Captain Tom Moore dies at 100

Britain’s centenarian fundraiser Captain Tom Moore hospitalised for coronavirus

British centenarian Captain Tom Moore, who raised millions of pounds for the health service by walking laps of his garden in last year’s lockdown, has been admitted to hospital after testing positive for COVID-19, his daughter said on Sunday. The World War Two veteran caught the public’s imagination in April, just before his 100th birthday,… Read More Britain’s centenarian fundraiser Captain Tom Moore hospitalised for coronavirus

Queen Elizabeth knights centenarian veteran who held fundraising walk for health workers

Queen Elizabeth knighted Captain Tom Moore on Friday, recognising the 100-year-old for lifting Britain’s spirits during the gloom of the coronavirus pandemic by raising millions of pounds for health workers. The World War Two veteran raised a record 33 million pounds (an equivalent of $41 million) by walking 100 laps of his garden with the… Read More Queen Elizabeth knights centenarian veteran who held fundraising walk for health workers