Video 4: Grantham bids farewell to 168 Pioneer Regiment

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A farewell parade through the centre of Grantham was watched by hundreds of people cheering in thanks to a regiment with 17 years’ history in the town.

Soldiers of 168 Pioneer Regiment The Royal Logistic Corps proudly marched through the streets on Saturday to mark the end of an era at the Prince William of Gloucester Barracks, on Somerby Hill. The regiment is the first to disband as part of Army cuts.

Pioneers' service and parade.

Pioneers' service and parade.

Reservists were joined by former Pioneers and the Band of the Parachute Regiment.