VIDEO: William Edward Grenfell, retired Commander with the Royal Navy, endured horrific conditions with the crews in the Arctic.
VIDEO: Caroline Dinenage, the MP for Gosport, backed the veterans' campaign. She is delighted that the announcement has been made, and wants the process to move forward as a matter of urgency.
Great news that those who served on the Arctic Convoys in WW2 will finally have their courage and sacrifice recognised with a medal. #fb
VIDEO: David Cameron makes the announcement that veterans of the arctic convoys will receive medals for their actions during the Second World War
David Cameron has announced that veterans of the Arctic convoys of World War Two will receive medals for their action. More to follow.