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'Real Warhorse' honoured with highest medal

He was there at the start of the first world war and he was there at the end.

Warrior the cavalry horse somehow survived the Somme, Passchendaele, two stable fires and several charges into enemy lines.

He died long ago, but his bravery lives on and was honoured today with the animal equivalent of a posthumous Victoria Cross, the Dickin Medal.

ITV News' Richard Pallot reports: