99-year-old war vet raises millions for NHS

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  • A 99-year-old war veteran has raised more than £9m for the NHS by walking around his garden.

    Captain Tom Moore, who turns 100 at the end of the month, has smashed his original target to raise £1,000 by walking 100 lengths of his Bedfordshire garden.

    And donations are continuing to pour in from people wanting to support frontline NHS workers fighting the coronavirus.

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    In This Story: Captain Sir Tom Moore

    Captain Sir Thomas Moore, popularly known as “Captain Tom”, was a British Army officer and centenarian, known for his achievements raising money for charity in the run-up to his 100th birthday during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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