In Conversation Special, Dame Vera Lynn

It seemed as though she was indestructible, but now The Forces Sweetheart, Dame Vera Lynn, has died at the age of 103.

In a very special edition of In Conversation on Wednesday, 24 June Michael Morton-Evans speaks with the wartime singing star and reveals a side to her talent which may come as a surprise to many.

Join Michael at 1pm this Wednesday 24 June and learn more about this amazing woman.

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