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Ted Hylands is still a working gardener at the age of 91. He has lived in his Fetcham house since it was built by his father-in-law in 1953. During World War 2 he was a regular in the Royal Marine Commandos and served on D-Day and in the Far East. In May 2016 he was among a group of veterans awarded the Legion d'honneur for wartime services.

Interview date: 31 March 2017
Location:  Warenne Lodge, 61 Warenne Road, Fetcham, KT22 9JX

Interviewer: Tony Matthews