Wootton Bassett's repatriation tributes draw to close with service
The town of Wootton Bassett has held a special service to mark the end of military repatriations there.
The bodies of 345 service personnel have passed through the Wiltshire town in the past four years.
At 19:58 BST the townsfolk watched their union jack being lowered and blessed. It will be taken to RAF Brize Norton where repatriations will resume.
Jon Kay reports.
31 Aug 2011
- From the section UK