Captain Tom and why we need heroes | Curio

Captain Tom and why we need heroes

15 mins | May 2, 2020

The Financial Times speaks to the 99-year-old war veteran who has captivated Britain. "There is a broader reason that Moore has caught our imagination. Britons have a largely uncomplicated reverence for two things: the memory of the second world war and the NHS. Captain Tom bridges them. His campaign represents a passing of the torch." Henry Mance explores.

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From Financial Times