British troops celebrate Christmas at Camp Bastion

Christmas festivities have begun at Camp Bastion in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.

Soldiers celebrating in Camp Bastion
Soldiers celebrating in Camp Bastion Credit: Ministry of Defence

Soldiers were treated to a sleigh race and carol service. Over 2,000 troops from across Camp Bastion were able to congregate for a carol service with mince pies.

Soldiers wearing Santa hats
Soldiers wearing Santa hats Credit: Ministry of Defence


Troops mark Afghan Christmas

British Armed Forces in Camp Bastion in Afghanistan are celebrating Christmas.