Illustrator Louis Wain changed the way we think about cats and their welfare. Richard, better known as Dick, Whittington's charity helped ensure St. Bart’s hospital's survival. Brave Nellie Spindler lied about her age to serve as a frontline nurse. In our final episode on heroic deeds, we tell their stories.

Documents: C 66/434; COPY 1/221; COPY 1/229; SC 8/121; WO 95/345/2; WO 399/7850.

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