Heroes welcomed at town parade
SOLDIERS from the 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment were warmly received by the public following a parade in Huntingdon.
Around 2,000 onlookers watched from the pavements as 100 Royal Anglians paraded from Prince’s Street to the Market Square.
In Market Square, they were inspected by Cambridgeshire Lord Lieutenant Hugh Duberly.
They were also presented with scrolls giving them the Freedom of Huntingdon by Mayor of Huntingdon, Cllr Chris Doyle.
The battalion recently completed a six-month tour of Afghanistan.
They will also parade through Cambridge and Ely.
Commanding officer Lt Col James Woodham said: “We are proud of what we have