Huddersfield freedom parade

The parents of soldiers killed in Afghanistan joined cheering crowds today as troops from the Yorkshire Regiment paraded through Huddersfield.

The town and the regiment have been hit hard by the deaths of a number of local soldiers and today townspeople turned out in force, as Jon Hill reports.

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Soldiers freedom parade

Hundreds of people are expected in Huddersfield to welcome back soldiers from the Third battalion of the Yorkshire Regiment for a Freedom Parade.