What a hero!

PIERS MORGAN has paid tribute to World War II hero Sir Captain Tom Moore after he was honoured in a special fire display.

PUBLISHED: 06:22, Fri, Jan 1, 2021 | UPDATED: 06:24, Fri, Jan 1, 2021

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Sports Personality of the Year: Captain Tom Moore is given award

In unusual scenes, the British fundraiser was seen floating across the London sky made out of drones. The image, displayed on the BBC, brought joy to many Brits after a difficult year.

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Among those impressed were Good Morning Britain presenter Piers Morgan and London Mayor Sadiq Khan.

Piers Morgan tweeted: "‘Tomorrow will be a good day’ - wonderful to see the great ⁦@captaintommoore lighting up the skies of London tonight."

Many users agreed, with one replying: "Captain Tom

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We salute thee!

"I'm old enough to remember my grandfathers stories but only old enough to remember why we are able to remember why we're able to to debate in a free world! We must never forget! It's not just about speech, it's about expression!

Captain Tom Moore displayPiers Morgan paid tribute to Captain Tom Moore after he was honoured in the annual firework display (Image: BBC)

Piers MorganPiers Morgan called the light display 'wonderful' (Image: GETTY)

"Thank you to all of you"

The Mayor of London also joined in on the praise.

He tweeted: "A true national hero. When we all needed a lift during the first lockdown @CaptainTomMoore was there to show us that anything is possible.

"Thank you, Captain Sir Tom. #LondonTogether."

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