1. ITV Report

Mp's fight for the future of the Yorkshire Regiment

War hero - Ben Parkinson joined other military personnel yesterday to celebrate Armed Forces day. Photo: ITV Yorkshire

Two local MP's have been speaking out as ministers prepare to announce sweeping cuts to the armed forces. The cuts to be announced on Thursday could hit the third battalion the Yorkshire regiment which has suffered major losses already. Caroline Flint, Labour MP for Don Valley and Rosie Winterton Labour MP for Doncaster Central say they are worried for the future of the regiment.