U.K viewers are going military crazy at the moment.

The current Freeview TV schedule includes Channel 4’s SAS: Who Dares Wins, ITV’s Paras: Men of War and, now, a special Channel 5 military documentary.

Raw Recruits: Squaddies at 16 is C5’s new military flagship, following a group of teenagers at an Army training camp in Harrogate. Meet the all-teen cast!

A Junior Soldier looking through sight on rifle. Otterburn UK

Watch Raw Recruits: Squaddies at 16

Raw Recruits airs every Monday night on Channel 5, at 10 pm.

The series is a six-part documentary that will continue airing every Monday until February 11th.

All episodes are available on catch up via the official channel 5 player, MY5.

Raw Recruits: Squaddies at 16 – Cast

The full cast of Raw Recruits features 45 young soldiers attempting to complete a gruelling Army camp.

Known as Platoon 7, the teens must complete intense physical exams, learn how to handle weapons and cope with the reality of swapping home comforts for barking lieutenants.

All of that, alongside hiding cigarettes and general rebellious teenage antics!

Katie Vyse

Junior Soldier Katie Vyse.Otterburn, UK

Junior Soldier Katie Vyse. Otterburn, UK

Rachael Watson and Aimee Johnson

Junior Soldiers Rachael Watson (L) and Aimee Johnson (R).Otterburn, UK

Junior Soldiers Rachael Watson (L) and Aimee Johnson (R). Otterburn, UK

Oli Foster

Junior Soldier Oli Foster. Otterburn UK

Junior Soldier Oli Foster. Otterburn UK

Stephanie Fishwick

Junior Soldier Stephanie Fishwick . Otterburn, UK

Junior Soldier Stephanie Fishwick. Otterburn, UK

Edmund Coggin

Junior Soldier Edmund Coggin holding a rifle. Otterburn UK

Junior Soldier Edmund Coggin holding a rifle. Otterburn UK

Liam Brown

Junior Soldier Liam Brown. Otterburn UK

Junior Soldier Liam Brown. Otterburn UK

Connor Turner

Junior Soldier Connor Turner with other soldiers of 7 Platoon.Otterburn UK

Junior Soldier Connor Turner with other soldiers of 7 Platoon. Otterburn UK

If you are reading this as a recruit from Raw Recruits then feel free to email [email protected] with some more information about yourself.

 

WATCH RAW RECRUITS: SQUADDIES AT 16 EVERY MONDAY NIGHT ON CHANNEL 5, AT 10 PM.

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