More than 60,000 people are expected to turn out in Nottingham this summer to salute our soldiers, sailors and airmen. The city has been chosen to host Armed Forces Day.
The event is designed to showcase the work service personnel do, and give the public a chance to show its support. Phil Brewster reports.
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