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Soldier's widow wins national award

Nikki Scott with chef Jamie Oliver Credit: The Sun

The widow of a soldier killed in Afghanistan who set up a charity in his memory has won a national military award.

Nikki Scott from King's Lynn won the "Millie" for her work in setting up Scotty's Little Soldiers after her husband corporal Lee Scott was killed three years ago.

She won the Support to the Armed Forces medal at a ceremony in London last night attended by Prince Charles, his wife Camilla and a host of stars.

Soldier's widow in line for national award

The widow of a soldier killed in Afghanistan who set up a charity in his memory is in line for a national award.

Nikki Scott from King's Lynn has been nominated for a Millie award for her work in setting up Scotty's Little Soldiers after her husband corporal Lee Scott was killed three years ago. There's some flash photography at the start of Malcolm Robertson's report.

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