Petition launched to posthumously award Victoria Cross to black WWII hero denied medal due to race

A campaign has been launched to see a black South African Second World War hero who blew up a Nazi ship with a homemade bomb be awarded a Victoria Cross. British generals nominated Job Maseko for a VC but his South African commanders found the idea of a black man receiving such a prestigious medal … Read more

Petition launched to posthumously award Victoria Cross to black WWII hero who blew Nazi ship

A campaign has been launched to see a black South African Second World War hero who blew up a Nazi ship with a homemade bomb be awarded a Victoria Cross. British generals nominated Job Maseko for a VC but his South African commanders found the idea of a black man receiving such a prestigious medal … Read more

Peter Stefanovic calls wife Sylvia Jeffreys his ‘hero’ as he shares photos of the pair’s newborn son

Peter Stefanovic sand Sylvia Jeffreys confirmed they’d welcomed their second child, a baby boy, on Wednesday. And just hours after the big announcement, the Sky News anchor shared a second glimpse of their gorgeous newborn baby Henry George alongside a touching tribute to his doting wife. Peter, 39, wrote: ‘The newest littlest member of our … Read more

Fashion: We’re with the hero brands

Clare (far right) wears jacket, £275, T-shirt, £50, trousers, £185, and trainers, £195 Model wears leather jacket, £450, blouse, £95, trousers, £195, and trainers, £195, all meandem.com With the high street in lockdown, these unique, boutique-style labels have been breathing new life into our wardrobes – and dominating the way we shop Clare Hornby started … Read more

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: The truth about the lost hero of the White Helmets 

Emma Winberg wants stars ‘who are passionate about the truth’ to portray her and her late husband James Le Mesurier in a television drama being developed about the couple and their work with Syria Civil Defence, better known as the White Helmets. ‘There are so many wonderful actors out there,’ Winberg told me from her … Read more

Hero vicar gets high-tech bionic arm… and immediately gives his son, 7, his first ‘proper hug’

The hand of God: Hero vicar gets high-tech bionic arm… and immediately gives his son, 7, his first ‘proper hug’ Dan Cant, 42, saved a man’s life on a boat holiday despite only having one arm His son Aaron searched online and found a company that makes bionic arms Vicar, who lost right forearm in 2005, … Read more

Bomb hero Sir Barnes Wallis’ name is misspelt again… in the town where his invention was made

Dam Bunglers! Bouncing bomb hero Sir Barnes Wallis’ name is misspelt again… in the town where his invention was made Sir Barnes Wallis’s name has been spelt wrong on a sign for the second time   A missing ‘e’ means the sign in Buckshaw, Lancashire, reads ‘Barns Wallis Way’   Comes five years after another sign on … Read more

Arsenal hero Thierry Henry slams social media sites for letting users ‘hide behind fake accounts’

Thierry Henry has slammed the giants of the social media world for caring more about copyright infringement of users than the vicious racial abuse and harassment which seems to be growing by the week. Henry made a stand last week after announcing he would be quitting all forms of social media until the online world … Read more

How a ‘fast thinking’ hero rescued Jessica Rowe and her teenage daughter from their burning Volvo

Jessica Rowe has paid tribute to the Good Samaritan bus driver who helped her and her daughter escape their burning car moments before it exploded in a fireball. The television star was picking up her eldest daughter Allegra, 14, from school in Sydney’s eastern suburbs on Thursday afternoon when the black Volvo XC 60 began … Read more

Stunning footage shows huge line of cop cars guiding hero Boulder cop, 51, to hospital

Officer Eric Talley, 51, was a father to seven children and among the 10 people killed in the shooting A police procession was held on Monday night after an officer and father to seven children was among 10 people gunned down in a supermarket in Boulder. Footage shot by a helicopter news crew captured the … Read more