As far as I'm aware we don't have the same rights as a civvie tenant. We live in the quarters under a licence. God knows what the difference is but DE or whatever they call themselves this week will tell you it's very different.
Try Street -v- Mountford 1985 and Clear Channel UK Limited -v- Manchester City Council. In both cases the Courts totally ignored the name of the arrangement and just treated the cases on their merits. In both cases the landlords lost.