His family announced Captain Tom had died at 4.05pm today with this social media post celebrating his life from 1920 -2021

Thank you Sir not only for your fight against evil during the 2nd World War but for showing us that whatever the situation that a shining light will always show us the way and bring us together as a nation, and you Sir were that shining light.

You now belong to the ages and we are grateful for you being you………….