Weapons Effect Demonstration

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  1. Please can you helpful readers provide any information about how I can get some troops in to see the firepower demo at Warminster?

    How often are they held and what is the likelyhood of getting a platoon in to see it?

    Any information would be much appreciated.
  2. Try giving the RGJ or A Sqn RTR a call in Warminster.
    IIRC, it isn't much cop...better to sit 'em down to an episode of Emmerdale.... :wink:
  4. If you still want to know I am about to go to sunny Warminster and can ask
  5. Thanks Bravo Bravo and Shiney Pips for the replies.

    Eventually got some tickets from a shiney arse at MOD. Took the boys, they thoroughly enjoyed it. The demo battle group put on a very professional display.

    Quite a few comedy moments. When the Challenger 2 fired the first round it kicked up a big dust storm from a very dry Battlesbury Bowl. It then carried on with it's 8 round "burst".
  6. msr

    msr LE

    Do these Firepower demos take place up North? It's quite a trek from Manchester to Warminster...

  7. Yup, just pop to Moss Side traing Area, just about any Saturday night. Mind you, they probably have a more impressive armoury