Dr Walker's Church of England Primary School

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Captain Sir Tom Moore was a symbol of perseverance and standing up for what you believe in. In the first lock-down he began walking round his garden to raise money for the NHS. He raised over 32 million pounds for the NHS before his death this year. 


Below you can see Captain Tom completing his 100th lap of his garden, at 100 years old:

WWII veteran Captain Tom Moore completes his 100th lap after raising over £12m for the NHS

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  • Do you think the result of his perseverance was worth the effort it took? Why?


  • Do you think there were times when he wanted to give up, but carried on?


  • Do you think he was proud of finishing his challenge?

Dear Lord

Strengthen and uphold me in the power of Your Spirit, and sustain and comfort me I pray, so that in all things I may patiently endure to the end to Your praise and glory. I humbly ask this in the name of Jesus,