Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard's announced his playing career is over.
Sir Elton buys painting of Wrexham Soldier
James Wharton, 25, was the first soldier in the Household Cavalry to go through a civil partnership.
James, who is originally from Wrexham, now tours secondary schools with gay rights charity Stonewall to tell children about his life in the forces.
It was through this that he was asked by an artist to pose for a painting.
The painting called 'Untitled' has now been bought by Sir Elton John for his personal collection.
Family and friends pay tribute to Tom Jackson, 30, killed in Queensland
The team behind the criminal investigation into the Hillsborough Disaster, Operation Resolve, have identified 19 people they want to speak to about the day
Pair convicted of killing Lancashire businesswoman in love rivalry
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