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Is this really newsworthy?

sgtpepperband

War Hero
Book Reviewer
Your comment on The News website is slightly more critical, WD. Wassup? Bitter much? :?

I actually do think it's newsworthy, as it demonstrates that Civil Servants are willing and able to serve in a frontline unit alongside their uniformed colleagues. Many members of the public will not realise this, so the story - despite it's alleged inaccuracies - will go someway to inform and educate them about ALL aspects of the roles conducted by the MOD.
 

Ninja_Stoker

War Hero
Moderator
If nothing else, it's certainly worth a thread about it to highlight the issue.

With any luck the tabloids will pick it up and an Aussie Radio station will give him a call too.
 

wave_dodger

MIA
Book Reviewer
Your comment on The News website is slightly more critical, WD. Wassup? Bitter much? :?
.

No, why would I be? I just found it an odd article (and I actually know him through work, nice enough person), particularly as one of my CS is about to do the same. I just don't get it.

I didn't make the same comments in my post as I assumed (correctly) that people would read down.
 
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