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A special day for the armed forces?


rtx4zmo-soldier.jpgShould Britain follow the lead of other countries and hold an annual Armed Forces Day?

The recommendation comes in a report commissioned by Prime Minister Gordon Brown.

It says the public is growing dangerously divorced from the military because of falling awareness of what it does.

For example, RAF personnel were told not to wear their uniform in parts of Peterborough because of abuse from members of the public.