Head of Army visits Brecon

Brigadier Philip Napier, head of the Army in Wales is visiting Brecon to meet cadets training at Sennybridge. His visit comes after two servicemen died during a training exercise in the Brecon Beacons.

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Soldiers given 'emergency device' to call for assistance during training

Police and military experts investigating the deaths of two soldiers in the Brecon Beacons are looking at whether emergency systems put in place by the Army were activated.

Lance Corporal Craig Roberts from Penrhyn Bay near Llandudno and a second unnamed colleague were issued with an emergency device to call for assistance. But they died during a training exercise on the weekend. Hannah Thomas reports.

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