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Colin P said:For the Reserves, the on again, off again about making it a Civil Defense force is utter poison. People join the Reserves to do stuff different than their day job or average life. Marketing, equipment and purpose all play a much more significant role in recruiting and retention. Particularly as there is no contract holding them into place.
The Gunners have that 'Op Tasking' these days.
AFAIK they don't spend all their time on it, and have enough training space in the calendar to get on with their real task: firing salutes for the opening of parliament