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Old 11-01-2015, 07:39 PM   #36
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Arrow Para's in NI


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X Recruits 480 Pla- Toon - First transmitted in 83, this programme follows a group of new raw red arsed recruits - the 480 Recruit Platoon - as they Begin their Training with the Parachute Regiment...



The 1st Battalion, Parachute Regiment (1 PARA), forms the United Kingdom's Special Forces Support Group.. All personnel will have completed the Pre Parachute Selection (P Company) course at the Infantry Training Centre Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire (previously it was at Aldershot, Hampshire)..The 1st is based at St Athan, Wales, and is permanently attached to the Special Forces Support Group (SFSG).. To be selected for the 1st Battalion, Paras first have to have served 2 years with the 2nd or 3rd battalions...
http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode...-1-480-platoon
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