'End of 350 year link between Warwickshire and army'

"We recruit in Warwickshire, Coventry, Birmingham and Nuneaton. And so many of our soldiers come from that area. And if this cut is made there'll be no link from Warwickshire to the Army anymore. And it goes back 350 years "

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Petition to save Fusiliers

Lord Mayor of Birmingham, John Lines, has today handed an e-petition to the government in protest to the disbandment of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers.