The bodies of three soldiers killed in action in Afghanistan will arrive in the city tomorrow.

Stephen Curley, of 40 Commando, Royal Marines, and Gunner Zak Cusack, of 4th Regiment, Royal Artillery, are due to arrive at the Headley Way entrance of the John Radcliffe Hospital at about 3pm.

A third soldier, also from 40 Commando, Royal Marines, who was killed in an explosion on Sunday, will also be repatriated. He has not yet been named.

Royal British Legion members and members of the public will gather in Headley Way and also at the Folly Hill layby on the A420, near Faringdon, where the cortege is due at 2.15pm.