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County Raises Flag To Respect Armed Forces

Armed Forces Day

3:40pm 20th June 2011
(Updated 3:42pm 20th June 2011)

A dozen military personnel from RAF Halton - took part in a flag-raising ceremony in Aylesbury today - to mark Armed Forces Day.

The 12 soldiers paraded to the front of Buckingham County Council, before raising a special Armed Forces Day flag.

The day will then be celebrated with the group "Blue", taking part in a concert at Aylesbury Rugby club on Saturday.

Click HERE to see the Buckinghamshire County Council video coverage of today's flag raising - and hear why the area believes it's so important to mark the work of our brave servicemen and women.

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