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Thanksgiving parade for Yorkshire regiment

His Royal Highness the Duke of York and The Yorkshire Regiment are attending a Thanksgiving Service in York Minster. Soldiers from the regiment who are returning home from Afghanistan will also parade through the city.

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York Minster service for Yorkshire Regiment soldiers

A service of thanksgiving and homecoming for the 3rd Battalion, The Yorkshire Regiment is taking place at York Minster today.

The regiment, who routinely recruit in Yorkshire, has just come back from a six month tour in Afghanistan where seven of the 3rd Battalion's soldiers were killed whilst on active duty.

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