Homecoming Parade

Three hundred soldiers from the 2nd Battalion the Mercian Regiment will parade through Nottingham, Derby and Worcester. To mark their return from their latest tour in Afghanistan.

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Thousands of people lined the streets of Nottingham to welcome home soldiers from a tour of duty in Afghanistan.

The 2nd Battalion The Mercian Regiment recruits heavily in the East Midlands, and many of the men's families were there to celebrate their safe return.

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