British WWII hero Jim Flint celebrates 100th birthday

Jim Flint cuts into his Lancaster-bomber-themed birthday cake. Photo: ITV News

As Jim Flint, one of the Second World War's most decorated airmen, celebrated his 100th birthday, ITV News had the chance to look back on his incredible life.

The former Lancaster bomber insisted that despite receiving many honours, including the George Medal, he isn't a hero.

ITV News correspondent Paul Davies was at the birthday celebrations in Nottingham: