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Coronavirus: Captain Tom Moore awarded knighthood for NHS fundraising

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The 100-year-old war veteran raised £32m for NHS charities by completing 100 laps of his garden.
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Second World War veteran and NHS fundraiser Captain Tom Moore is to be knighted, Downing Street has announced. The 100-year-old raised almost £33 million for health service charities by walking laps of his Bedfordshire garden. Prime Minister Boris Johnson described Sir Tom as a “true national...

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