I am sure you were as saddened as I to hear of the passing of Captain Sir Tom Moore yesterday. Such an inspiring and special gentleman who lifted all our spirits with his incredible efforts and words of hope.
Boris Johnson has announced that there will be an national clap for Captain Tom this evening -
Boris Johnson has urged people across the country to join in a national clap for Captain Sir Tom Moore at 6pm this evening.
The prime minister said Captain Tom dedicated his life to others, telling the House of Commons: "We all now have the opportunity to show our appreciation for him and all that he stood for and believed in.
"That is why I encourage everyone to join in a national clap for Captain Tom and all those health workers for whom he raised money at 6pm this evening."
Please take part whether this is on your doorstep or in your home.