UK to Cut 37,000 Forces Jobs and Decommission the Ark Royal

On Tuesday 19th October, the UK government announced the results of its Spending Review 2010 and the Strategic Defence and Security Review. Among the measures announced to tackle the UK’s £38 billion deficit were the loss of 37,000 forces personnel (including the loss of 25,000 civil servants in the Ministry of Defence) and the immediate … Read more UK to Cut 37,000 Forces Jobs and Decommission the Ark Royal