Princess in surprise visit to soldiers in Afghanistan

By Christine Lavelle

Published: 19/12/2012

Soldiers serving in Afghanistan over the festive season were given a morale boost when they received a visit from the Princess Royal.

Anne flew into Camp Bastion to be shown around by a number of units to see the work they are doing.

The princess, who was accompanied by her husband Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence, was shown around Camp Tombstone where the Royal Scots Borderers, 1st Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Scotland (1 Scots) are based.

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