1. Central

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.

View all 11 updates ›
  1. Peter Bearne

Full report on Homecoming Parade

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.

More on this story