I have now got the anagram on 4...Thankyou
Re 25, I can only think of VC of GC for the bravery award.
Still need inspiration for:-
2....But this banker makes no profit with
Italy and Spain. and
21. Frenchman in overcoat followed pilot officer and came to the river. I have got an answer for this starting with Po....c but I can't see where the frenchman connection is.