The future of Colchester Garrison appears to be secure after it was named one of the seven major army sites in the UK.
The Ministry of Defence has confirmed that all those based there at the moment will be staying for the foreseeable future.
But there are changes afoot elsewhere - with some new faces coming to Cottesmore in Rutland, while major units will be leaving Swanton Morley in Norfolk and Honington in Suffolk.
Matthew Hudson reports...
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A warm start with mist and fog in places. Brighter and even warmer throughout the afternoon.
Britain has seen its driest first half of September since before the 1960s and it's also been rather warm.
Low cloud will once again spread across the region. Mist and fog reforming