Soldiers welcomed back home

Troops who have just returned from Afghanistan have been welcomed home by the people of Richmond today.

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Returning soldiers to receive medals

Troops returning to Catterick Garrison in North Yorkshire after a six month tour of Afghanistan will receive operational medals at a ceremony tomorrow.

Eleven soldiers from the Headquarters 4th Mechanized Brigade and 204 Signal Squadron died during the tour in Helmand province.

After the medal presentation at Richmond Castle, the soldiers will march through the streets of Richmond.

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