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TV BAFTAs' touching tribute to the late Caroline Flack [Video]

TV BAFTAs' touching tribute to the late Caroline Flack

The TV BAFTAs paid tribute to Caroline Flack during Friday's (31.07.20) virtual ceremony, along with late stars Dame Vera Lynn, Gary Rhodes and Honor Blackman.

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Dame Vera Lynn laid to rest [Video]

Dame Vera Lynn laid to rest

Dame Vera Lynn has been honoured with a flypast in her beloved East Sussex village ahead of her funeral.Two Second World War fighter planes soared over Ditchling to remember the late singer.The..

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Ditchling residents pay respect to Dame Vera Lynn [Video]

Ditchling residents pay respect to Dame Vera Lynn

The funeral of World War II singer Dame Vera Lynn takes place in Ditchling, East Sussex, with a flypast by aircraft from the Battle of Britain. Report by Bassaneseg. Like us on Facebook at..

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Projection on the White Cliffs of Dover in honour of Dame Vera Lynn [Video]

Projection on the White Cliffs of Dover in honour of Dame Vera Lynn

To mark the sad occasion of the funeral of Dame Vera Lynn this week, a new illustration was projected onto the iconic White Cliffs of Dover to honour the life of the “Forces’ Sweetheart”, who..

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Katherine Jenkins campaigns for commemorative statue of Dame Vera Lynn [Video]

Katherine Jenkins campaigns for commemorative statue of Dame Vera Lynn

Katherine Jenkins has called for a statue to be erected in honour of the late Dame Vera Lynn, and thinks the monument should be placed by the white cliffs of Dover.

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Dame Vera Lynn ‘defined the soul of a nation’ [Video]

Dame Vera Lynn ‘defined the soul of a nation’

Dame Vera Lynn was an “absolute figurehead of Britain” according to a music industry boss who worked with the late singer. Interview with Dickon Stainer, president and CEO of Global Classics & Jazz..

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All you need to know from the June 18 coronavirus briefing [Video]

All you need to know from the June 18 coronavirus briefing

A round-up of the Government's daily Covid-19 press conference, where Health Secretary Matt Hancock announced that development of the NHS track and trace app had halted.

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Matt Hancock pays tribute to Dame Vera Lynn [Video]

Matt Hancock pays tribute to Dame Vera Lynn

Health Secretary Matt Hancock uses the opening of the daily Coronavirus press briefing to pay tribute to Dame Vera Lynn, who died today aged 103..

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Vera Lynn, The Forces' Sweetheart, Dies Aged 103 [Video]

Vera Lynn, The Forces' Sweetheart, Dies Aged 103

Dame Vera Lynn, the Forces' Sweetheart whose songs helped raise morale in World War Two, has died aged 103. Report by Dessentjacksonl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us..

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'Forces' Sweetheart' Vera Lynn dies aged 103 [Video]

'Forces' Sweetheart' Vera Lynn dies aged 103

Singer Vera Lynn, who became a symbol of hope in Britain during World War Two with her song "We'll Meet Again," has died at the age of 103. Edward Baran reports.

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BREAKING NEWS: Dame Vera Lynn dies aged 103 [Video]

BREAKING NEWS: Dame Vera Lynn dies aged 103

Dame Vera Lynn, whose songs helped raise morale in World War Two, has passed away, aged 103.

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Tributes flood in for Dame Vera Lynn [Video]

Tributes flood in for Dame Vera Lynn

Tributes to entertainer Dame Vera Lynn after he death at the age of 103. The Forces' Sweetheart stirred the hearts of millions with songs and a personality that brought hope and inspiration during the..

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Dame Vera Lynn dies aged 103 [Video]

Dame Vera Lynn dies aged 103

Dame Vera Lynn has passed away at the age of 103.

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In Pictures: The life of Dame Vera Lynn [Video]

In Pictures: The life of Dame Vera Lynn

Dame Vera Lynn, who has died at the age of 103, found fame as the singing morale-booster for British troops – and those waiting at home for their return – during the Second World War.

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Second World War veterans on what Dame Vera Lynn meant to them [Video]

Second World War veterans on what Dame Vera Lynn meant to them

Second World War veterans George Batts and Robert Piper give an insight in to what Dame Vera Lynn meant to troops stationed away from home. Dame Vera has died aged 103.

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Dame Vera Lynn death: Daughter praises global support

BBC Local News: Sussex -- Virginia Lewis-Jones says thousands have written expressing their condolences after her mother died.
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Dame Vera Lynn’s daughter thanks British public for ‘tremendous support’

Dame Vera Lynn’s daughter has thanked the British public for its “tremendous support” since the beloved singer’s death at the age of 103.
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Brighton ceremony was a fitting tribute to Dame Vera Lynn

SILENCE fell over the chapel’s courtyard as Dame Vera Lynn’s funeral procession pulled in.
The Argus - Published

Public vote to name osprey chicks, with Vera Lynn and Captain Tom among choices

Dame Vera Lynn, fundraising hero Captain Sir Tom Moore and Scottish rugby legend Doddie Weir are in the running to have three internet famous ospreys chicks named after them.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Dame Vera Lynn funeral: full report on the stunning send-off

ALL eyes were on Dame Vera Lynn’s home village yesterday as thousands turned out to give the Forces’ Sweetheart a fitting send-off.
The Argus - Published

Dame Vera Lynn: Funeral held for 'Forces' Sweetheart'

The streets were lined with people wanting to pay their respects, while two Spitfires flew past.
BBC News - Published Also reported by •Telegraph.co.uk

Dame Vera Lynn: Spitfire flypast marks funeral

A private funeral is held as friends and fans also pay respects to the Forces' Sweetheart.
BBC News - Published Also reported by •BBC Local News

Farewell to an icon - RAF Lincs planes fly at Dame Vera Lynn's funeral

farewell to an icon - raf lincs planes fly at dame vera lynn's funeral
A pair of Spitfires flew over the village where she lived for 60 years
East Lindsey Target - Published Also reported by •Lincolnshire EchoBoston TargetSleaford TargetRetford Times

In pictures: The funeral of Dame Vera Lynn

Dame Vera Lynn has been honoured with a flypast in her beloved East Sussex village ahead of her funeral.
The Argus - Published

Dame Vera Lynn laid to rest


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In Pictures: Crowds line streets to bid farewell to Dame Vera Lynn

Hundreds of people lined the streets of an East Sussex village to pay tribute to Dame Vera Lynn.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Wedding dress laughs and Sunday roasts: Villagers’ amusing memories of Vera Lynn

Friends of Dame Vera Lynn have recalled lighthearted moments from her time in her beloved village of Ditchling, East Sussex.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Spitfires fly over Sussex in Dame Vera Lynn tribute

DAME Vera Lynn has been honoured with a Spitfire flypast in her beloved Sussex village.
The Argus - Published

Exeter soldier's key role in funeral of Dame Vera Lynn

exeter soldier's key role in funeral of dame vera lynn
The funeral of forces sweetheart Dame Vera Lynn was held today after she passed away on June 18 this year
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Dame Vera Lynn honoured with flypast ahead of her funeral

Dame Vera Lynn has been honoured with a flypast in her beloved East Sussex village ahead of her funeral.
Belfast Telegraph - Published

Dame Vera Lynn: Funeral of Forces sweetheart marked with Spitfires and Hurricanes flypast

Funeral procession was attended by members of the Royal Marines and the Royal British Legion
Independent - Published

County soldier's role in icon's funeral

Dame Vera Lynn will be honoured with a Spitfire flypast in her beloved Sussex village before her funeral later on Friday.
Express and Star - Published

Dame Vera Lynn funeral: Captain Tom pays tribute

Captain Sir Tom Moore paid tribute to Dame Vera Lynn ahead of her private funeral.
The Argus - Published

Dame Vera Lynn projected onto the White Cliffs of Dover

AN image of Dame Vera Lynn has been projected on to the White Cliffs of Dover ahead of her funeral today.
The Argus - Published

Spitfire flypast and road closures for Dame Vera Lynn’s funeral in Brighton

Family, friends and fans are expected to bid a fond farewell to Forces sweetheart Dame Vera Lynn today (Friday 10 July). A private funeral is due to take place at Woodvale crematorium, in Brighton,..
Brighton and Hove News - Published

The historic flypast heading over Herts to honour Dame Vera Lynn

the historic flypast heading over herts to honour dame vera lynn
The two British warplanes will fly over the county this morning
Bishops Stortford Observer - Published Also reported by •Hertfordshire Mercury

When you can see the Spitfire flypast for Dame Vera Lynn's funeral

when you can see the spitfire flypast for dame vera lynn's funeral
The beloved Second World War singer Dame Vera Lynn will be remembered with a Spitfire and Hurricane flypast today
Cambridge News - Published

Dame Vera Lynn funeral: Live updates from Ditchling, Sussex

We will be providing live updates from the funeral of Dame Vera Lynn today. It is being held in her hometown of Ditchling, Sussex.
The Argus - Published

Spitfire flypast will mark funeral of wartime favourite Dame Vera Lynn

spitfire flypast will mark funeral of wartime favourite dame vera lynn
People are expected to gather in the picturesque Sussex village of Ditchling to say goodbye to their “special local lady”
Hull Daily Mail - Published Also reported by •Wales Online

Books of condolence opened for Dame Vera Lynn in Sussex

BOOKS of condolence for Dame Vera Lynn will be opened across Sussex for people to pay their respects.
The Argus - Published

Flypast to mark Dame Vera Lynn's funeral

A funeral service for the Forces' Sweetheart will begin in Ditchling, her home of 50 years.
BBC News - Published

RAF Coningsby planes to perform flypast at funeral of Dame Vera Lynn

raf coningsby planes to perform flypast at funeral of dame vera lynn
The singer was instrumental in raising morale during the Second World War
Boston Target - Published Also reported by •Lincolnshire EchoSleaford TargetRetford TimesEast Lindsey Target

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