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It's been almost 11 years since British troops were first sent to Afghanistan but for a number of soldiers from the South - their latest tour could be their last.
Troops from the 4th Mechanized Brigade have been making their final preparations at Bulford before taking part in Task Force Helmand. They'll have a major role in handing over responsibility for defence and security to the Afghan forces. Martin Dowse has our report.
Members of the 4th Mechanised Brigade at Bulford in Wiltshire are preparing for a deployment to Afghanistan. They have been carrying out exercises on their training ground on Salisbury Plain.