West Country servicemen and women honoured for their bravery

Servicemen and women from the West Country have been honoured for their service in Afghanistan. A soldier and a marine, both from Bristol, have been awarded the Conspicuous Gallantry Cross, the second highest medal for bravery. Bob Constantine reports.

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Soldiers Receive Bravery Awards

British service men and women have been honoured for their bravery. A total of 131 members of the armed services received honours and awards in the Operation Honours List following tours across the world and incidents at home.