RAF Honington: Homecoming Tonight

After six months stationed in Afghanistan the families of servicemen due home tonight are telling Heart how they're getting ready to welcome them back.

The families, friends and colleagues will be welcoming home 122 personnel of 2 Sqn RAF Regiment, based at RAF Honington near Bury St Edmunds later this evening. 

The Squadron will have completed a six month tour at Camp Bastion in Afghanistan, having left the UK back in October 2011. 

The Squadron CO, Squadron Leader ‘Jules’ Weekes, will march his personnel into the Jimmy James Hangar at RAF Honington to a welcome from all the families who have been making posters and banners to greet them.

Jenny O'Keef wife of soldier

 

RAF Honington's 2 Squadron

Rabbit Think Before Buying An Easter Bunny

A local animal rescue centre who take in abandoned bunnies from across Norfolk and Suffolk are urging people to think before committing to buy one this Easter.

chickens Former Bernard Matthews Owners Under Fire

Private equity firm Rutland Partners has come under fire for rejecting a buyout offer for Bernard Matthews that would have protected the turkey meat producer's pension scheme.

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Noel Vine

4pm - 7pm

Text 'ANGLIA' to 82122

Noel Vine

Stay tuned...

Watch heart TV

  • Now playing: Non-stop hit music

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Follow Heart on Twitter