Defence news today includes an interview with Chief of the General Staff General Sir Nicholas Carter, looking back on his military career.
General Sir Nicholas Carter
The Telegraph today carries an interview with Chief of the General Staff General Sir Nicholas Carter, in which he marks his 40-year career in the British Army, and looks at current UK military operations.
South Pole trek
Several papers, including The Telegraph, The Times, The Scotsman and Press & Journal, report on Lieutenant Scott Sears, of the first Battalion Royal Gurkha Rifles, as he prepares to embark on a 702-mile trek to the South Pole unassisted. Articles reflect that he aims to raise money for the Gurkha Welfare Trust.