Defence People Headlines

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Thousands of Troops denied payouts for injuries in PTSD by MoD officials

Lord Dannatt, former Defence chief supports Reform

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Sarah Atherton announces Inquiry in December 2020

REVIEW DUE TO REPORT IN JUNE 2021

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MP calls for improvements in Service Justice for serious crimes, including rape.  Summer 2020.

https://www.sarahatherton.org.uk/news/times-sexual-abuse-armed-forces-should-not-be-prosecuted-military

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Medics leave Armed Forces due to archaic gender attitudes. 

13th February 2021

Daily Telegraph

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Sunday Media Article, December 2020.

Beautifully written piece by retired army officer, Gemma Morgan, about the ongoing challenges for serving women in the armed forces.

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Danuta Grey report published quietly over Christmas and with little supporting evidence. Dec 2020.

Seen as a whitewash by MOD - who appear to have abandoned efforts to bring in the Wigston reforms- no mention of SC recommended reforms in AFA amendments.

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Chief of Defence Staff calls out 'Laddish Culture' and agrees to (another) review.

Parliamentlive.tv - Defence Committee

Key Reports

October 2009. The Watts-Andrews inquiry is withheld from publication but concludes that there is a significant mismatch between service intent and reality of the lived experiences of service life. A pdf is available, if you contact me.