Soldiers from 3rd Battalion The Rifles (3 RIFLES), recently returned from Afghanistan, marched through Edinburgh on Saturday after becoming the first English battalion to be granted the Freedom of the City.
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3 RIFLES first English battalion granted Freedom of Edinburgh
An Oxford academic and RAF Halton wife and mum has received a Vice-Chancellor’s Civic Award in a ceremony at which Daw Aung San Suu Kyi was also presented with the Freedom of the City of Oxford.
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Oxford academic awarded for work with Service children
Army reservists were welcomed home from Afghanistan by cheering crowds in Liverpool on Saturday, before receiving their campaign medals outside the city’s Town Hall.
TA soldiers and civil servants receive Afghanistan campaign medals
Thousands of well-wishers lined the streets of Exeter yesterday as more than 650 Service personnel, just returned from a six-month deployment to Afghanistan, proudly paraded through the city centre.
Exeter honours 3 Commando Brigade after Helmand deployment
Hundreds of people lined the streets of Salisbury in Wiltshire yesterday to cheer and applaud soldiers from 32 Regiment Royal Artillery (32 Regt RA) as they marched through the city.
Army’s unmanned air system regiment marks nine years of operations