Medal parade in Richmond

Soldiers from K (Hondeghem) Battery 5th Regiment Royal Artillery paraded through the grounds of Richmond Castle in North Yorkshire today during a ceremony to present them with Afghanistan operational medals. The Battery held the parade to mark the end of the Regiment’s period of operations in Afghanistan and their deployment on Herrick 20. It wasContinue reading “Medal parade in Richmond”

Gun salute

Soldiers from 88 Battery 4th Regiment Royal Artillery based in Topcliffe fired three 105mm Light Guns in the Museum Gardens in York today to mark the 88th birthday of the Queen. To start off the event the band of the Royal Armoured Corps marched through the city entertaining visitors with their music before joining theContinue reading “Gun salute”