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.

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Lord Mayor of Birmingham supports campaign to save Fusiliers

The Lord Mayor of Birmingham is lending his support to the campaign to save an historic army battalion from falling victim to defence cuts.

Councillor John Lines joined a delegation in Westminster today raising concerns about the proposal to disband the Second Battalion The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers.

The battalion has strong links to the City of Birmingham. Campaigners say they want the decision reversed.

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