Soldiers from 1st Battalion, The Royal Welsh, who have been serving in Afghanistan, have returned home to the the UK this evening.
During the six-month tour two of their servicemen were killed.
Our reporter Rob Shelley sent this from Dale Barracks in Chester as soldiers enjoyed being reunited with their families.
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