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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Soldiers march through Derby to mark return home from Afghanistan

Around 300 soldiers from the 2nd Battalion The Mercian Regiment marched through Derby today, to mark their return home from Afghanistan.

Lieutenant Colonel Colin Marks said it meant a lot to see so many people turn up to watch them march.

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