Guard in historic exercise

Guardsman Sam Watson, 22, from Balby, has taken part in the first Anglo-French training exercise since the announcement of the UK-France Defence Cooperation Treaty on 2 November 2010.
Guardsman Sam Watson, 22, from Balby, has taken part in the first Anglo-French training exercise since the announcement of the UK-France Defence Cooperation Treaty on 2 November 2010.

A DONCASTER soldier has taken part in the first Anglo-French training exercise of a new treaty.

Sam Watson, 22, of Balby, was one of 130 Coldstream Guards who travelled across the Channel for an exercise aimed to improve interaction between the British and French armies.