Falklands' veterans from the south were among 600 former servicemen who saw a new memorial unveiled today at the National Memorial Arboretum. Mike Bowles, chairman of the South Atlantic Medal Association, explained what was the inspiration behind it - 30 years after the conflict.
World War Two veterans leave Portsmouth today bound for Russia. They'll board the MV Discovery this afternoon. The veterans were involved in ensuring vital supplies arrived in Russia which helped prevent Leningrad from falling.