A man from Aaron Court Care Home holding a card he had made

ELDERLY care home residents, Aaron Court Care Home, have been corresponding with popular Second World War singer Dame Vera Lynn ahead of her 102ndbirthday.

The Forces’ Sweetheart, as Dame Lynn is widely known, responded to an email from the staff and residents at Aaron Court Care Home, in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire.

They wrote to her about how much they love her music, after spending an evening listening to classic tracks, including “We'll Meet Again”, “The White Cliffs of Dover”, “A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square” and “There'll Always Be an England”.