Soldiers back from Afghanistan

More than 100 soldiers have returned to their base in North Yorkshire after a six month tour of duty in Afghanistan.

Full Report: Soldiers back from Afghanistan

More than 100 soldiers have returned safely to their base in North Yorkshire following a tour of duty in Afghanistan.

The soldiers from 4th Regiment Royal Artillery were met by their families at Alanbrooke Barracks, near Thirsk, last night.

The 'North East Gunners' had been helping to train Afghan special forces as the withdrawal of British troops continues.

You can watch the full report from Jonny Blair below.

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Troops return to loved ones

A soldier sees his children for the first time for 6 months Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

Soldiers from 4th Regiment Royal Artillery have been enjoying time with friends and family following a six month tour of Afghanistan. They arrived back at Alanbrooke Baracks in North Yorkshire.