Gary Barlow has recently returned from a morale-boosting visit to perform to British troops at Camp Bastion in Afghanistan.
The Take That star, who performed a concert at the base, was filming for a one-off television programme for ITV to be broadcast later this year.
He also took time out of his three-day visit to go on a five-kilometre run with some of the squaddies.
He later tweeted: “Just got back from an incredible trip to meet the troops in Afghanistan. What an amazing experience and a lovely bunch of people. Thank you Camp Bastion!”
The X-Factor judge Gary Barlow has joined British troops in Afghanistan as part of a one-off show to be broadcast later this year.
Twitter images show the Take That star meeting squaddies and posing with written messages for their family.
He performed a concert for the troops, which will be aired in the hour-long ITV special in December
An ITV spokeswoman said: “We can confirm Gary is doing a one off special to broadcast on ITV later in the year.
"Owing to security restrictions it would be inappropriate to release any further information at this stage.”
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