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Portrait photo of blind veteran Peter Johnson

Blind veteran from Churchill to receive prestigious medal

Peter Johnson, 91 and from Churchill, will be presented with the prestigious honour by Josette Lebrat, the Honorary French Consul of Bristol, on behalf of French president Francois Hollande. The special ceremony will take place at a reunion lunch he…

Date
5 May 2017 11:00
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Photo of blind veteran Gerard Lackey receiving his French medal from Phillip Daniel

Cumbrian blind veteran receives medal for WWII efforts

  He continues: "Everyone who was fighting in France at this time contributed in their own way to the war effort, although sadly a lot of them did not return. With that in mind, I feel that I am receiving this medal not only for myself, but also fo…

Date
20 April 2017 16:00
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Photo of Emmerdale actor, Jonathan Wrather, in a 100k training t-shirt in the Yorkshire Dales

Emmerdale star joins blind veterans to train for 100km ultra challenge

Jonathan Wrather, 48 and currently starring as Pierce Harris in the long running soap-opera, joined blind veterans Roan Webb, Mike Johnson and Steve Thomas as they trained for the ultra-challenge in the Yorkshire Dales. A former Cadet in the Combine…

Date
3 April 2017 14:00
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