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Captain Tom Moore knighted for

Captain Tom Moore knighted for his inspiring fundraising campaign

Last month we shared the story of Captain Tom Moore, a 99-year-old veteran who raised over £32 million for NHS charities by walking laps in his garden. Moore’s goal was to walk 100 laps before his 100th birthday at the end of April. Not only did he achieve this, but he has also been awarded a Read More...

99-year old veteran raises mil

99-year old veteran raises millions for charity walking laps in his yard

When 99-year old Captain Tom Moore began walking laps in his garden to raise money for NHS Charities, his goal was to walk 100 laps and raise £1,000. Since he began walking on April 8, he has far surpassed his goal and raised over £18 million.  Moore walks 10 laps a day in the 25-meter long Read More...