More than seven million British soldiers took part in one of bloodiest conflicts in history, the First World War, many of whom have their own unique acts of courage and tales of valour.
A special ceremony at Manchester Town Hall will see around 70 veterans awarded with the prestigious Ushakov Medal – one of the highest honours the Russian Federation can bestow
Stockport war hero, 92, gifted precious medals thanks to kind-hearted Midlands cop after his were stolen
The medals were stolen while Syd Cooper of Poynton, Greater Manchester, attended a funeral at Stockport Cemetery
There’s more where that came from: Macclesfield sprinter Libby Clegg insists she can repeat medal success
Clegg snatched two silvers at IPC Athletics World Championships
Rio Olympics is goal for 20-year-old Allen.
Labour leader Ed Miliband praises ‘amazing’ role of Manchester’s National Cycling Centre in Olympic legacy
Big praise for Manchester’s cycling velodrome.
Trafford Metro Swimming Club break world records.
Rajiv Ouseph and Chris Adcock set to compete.
‘Devastated’: Thousands of medals, memorial plaques and poppies stolen from Salford British Legion centre
Around 6,000 poppies, medals and memorial plaques have been stolen from a Salford British Legion centre.
Two generations of war medals were taken, along with a stamp collection.
Nick Clegg spoke to cycling enthusiasts during velodrome tour.