D-Day 70: Ed Miliband meets ‘hero’ veteran

The crew of HMS Queen Elizabeth wave from the deck on the Firth of Forth after leaving the Rosyth dockyard near Edinburgh to begin sea worthiness trials  Photo: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

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ED Miliband hailed the D-Day “heroes” as he met a Royal Navy veteran who served alongside his own father in the English Channel 70 years ago.

The Labour leader said his encounter with 89-year-old Mark Radley was an “incredibly moving” reminder of the role his father played in the Second World War.

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