July 2 2015 Latest news:

Defence

Soldiers from the Royal Anglian Regiment 1st Battalion mark Armed Forces Day in Afghanistan.

Royal Anglian Regiment marks Armed Forces Day in Afghanistan

East Anglian soldiers in Afghanistan have joined thousands of servicemen and women around the world in celebrating Armed Forces Day.

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1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment in Afghanistan

Royal Anglian Regiment back in Afghanistan for non-combat mission

More than 200 soldiers from the 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment are back in Afghanistan to carry out a new mission.

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The Light Dragoons taking part in the parade through Dereham

Dereham says goodbye to the Light Dragoons with a fitting farewell

Around 4,000 people have lined the streets of Dereham to give the Light Dragoons a spectacular send off today.

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Crowds packed Dereham Market Place to welcome home The Light Dragoons in 2012. Picture: Ian Burt

People in Norfolk urged to give Light Dragoons extra special send-off

People in Norfolk are being urged to help ensure the Light Dragoons are given an extra special send-off.

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Roads at new Norfolk housing estate to be named after seven Light Dragoons killed in Afghanistan

They may soon be leaving Norfolk after almost 15 years but the Light Dragoons will be forever remembered in the village which has welcomed them into its community.

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