Coronavirus separates war veteran and fiancée

War veteran Roy Vickerman and his fiancée Nora Jackson have been forced apart by the coronavirus pandemic but are still 'madly in love'.

Roy is currently self-isolating at home in Hartshill with his son Howard, while Nora lives at a residential home in Longton.

Roy sent Nora a love letter and a bouquet of flowers when the lockdown meant he could no long see her.

Roy and Nora are unable to see each other due to self-isolation rules. Credit: BPM Media

Roy, who celebrated his 94th birthday on Thursday, said:

Roy added: