Prince Charles awards Mercian regiment's new colours - full report

The Prince of Wales has officially presented the Mercian Regiment with their new colours, following the regiment's formation six years ago.

The regiment recruits many soldiers from the Midlands and today was important as all four batallions came together to welcome the new colours, which Prince Charles said represented their heritage and fighting spirit. Victoria Davies reports.

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Prince awards Mercians' colours

In his role as Colonel-in-Chief of the Mercian Regiment, Prince Charles is in Worcester presenting all four battalions with their new colours.