1. Meridian

I'm back! Missing D-Day veteran returns after Normandy trip

The D-Day veteran who disappeared from his Sussex nursing home to attend the 70th anniversary commemorations in Normandy has returned home.

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  1. David Johns (@davidjohns_itv)

Bernard's back!

He went on the run from his care home in Sussex and sparked a police alert. But Normandy veteran Bernard Jordan has now arrived back home in Hove - to a hero's welcome. He'd made his own way to the D-Day commemorations after missing an official trip across the Channel.

This report by David Johns, which starts with flash photography, features Bernard Jordan describing his trip.

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