- Tyne Tees
Soldiers based in our region have returned home after a six month tour of duty in Afghanistan.
Troops from the 1st Battalion Scots Guards, part of 4 Mechanized Brigade, arrived back at Catterick Garrison in North Yorkshire today.
The service-men and women helped handover control from British forces to the Afghan national police.
Watch the full report from Jonny Blair below.
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