More than 50 Royal Marines will return home later tonight after completing their final tour of duty in Afghanistan. The troops from 40 Commando, will be welcomed back to their base at Norton Fitzwarren in Taunton by friends and family.
The remaining members of the Unit are due back later this month- the Defence Secretary Philip Hammond says it's the right time to withdraw. Our defence correspondent John Andrews looks back on the role the Royal Marines have played.
More top news
The Royal Bath and West is celebrating 50 years at the showground near Shepton Mallet. Here's a taster, including Downton's Julian Fellowes
Bristol were 6 points ahead on aggregate until a last minute converted try sent Worcester back to the top flight at the first attempt.
Britain's oldest groundsman is offering his life savings to save a local football club which will fold on Sunday unless a solution is found