Mercian Regiment in Tamworth

The return of the Mercian Regiment from active service in Afghanistan.

The 3rd Battalion of The Mercian Regiment took part in a homecoming parade in Tamworth on Tuesday 29 November.

They had been in Afghanistan helping train the Afghan army, providing security in Helmand Province and supporting Afghan civilians in day to day life.

A group from The Staffordshire Regiment Museum had a stall in the Market selling Regimental souvenirs.