Michael Morpurgo: The Somme should be a lesson to us all

Michael Morpurgo has written many, many books. But for this former Children’s Laureate, it is the ones he has written about war, most notably of course War Horse, and Private Peaceful, with which his name is most synonymous.

And so he accompanied ITV News as they visited the cemeteries that stretch over the horizon in this part of Northern France.

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[Picture credit: ITV News]

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