They call themselves the Combat PTSD Angels, and they care for their veteran partners on a full time basis.

The group, based in Liverpool, has some 400 members, who meet up to provide sympathy and support.

Their partners have all been diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and caring for them in some cases can be extremely tough.

Now a Liverpool carers’ charity Local Solutions, is offering the Angels respite breaks - from hotel stays to water-sports.

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