Covid sea shanty video goes viral for Isle of Wight grandad

A singer has develop into an unlikely world wide web star at the age of 82 with his recording of a sea shanty aimed at encouraging individuals to have the coronavirus vaccine.

Martyn Waitt, from the Isle of Wight, wrote and recorded a model of The Wellerman with his granddaughter and posted it on TikTok exactly where it has been viewed more than 450,000 times.