Independent all-ranks staff association for regular, reserve and veteran UK armed forces personnel

Leaked letter reveals Army cuts to bite sooner than later

The latest round of cuts to the Army is to bite sooner than expected. 5,000 jobs will go by 2015 on top of the 7,000 already expected in four years time. BritishForcesNews reports (25 Jul).


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