Fusiliers hand in petition at Downing Street

Members of the Fusiliers Association hand in petition to save 2nd Battalion Credit: ITV Granada, Mel Barham

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Fusiliers fight to keep 2nd Battalion

Army veterans from the region are marching from Downing Street to Parliament to protest over defence cuts. They are campaigning against a decision to disband to the second battalion of the Royal Fusiliers, which recruits from the North West.