200 soldiers from Kineton Station in Warwickshire have been given the freedom of Warwick.
The station specialises in training bomb disposal experts who risk their lives in places like Iraq and Afghanistan.
More than a thousand people turned out to see the parade.
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The Birmingham singer's dream ended when she lost out to girl group Four of Diamonds in Sunday's sing-off.
"Street cruising in the city has escalated recently posing a real threat to innocent, law-abiding motorists and pedestrians."
It will be a grey start to Monday with patchy rain and drizzle moving in from the south.