Navy hits the small screen

A NEW documentary on Channel 4 will shine a light on the gruelling training that navy recruits undergo at HMS Raleigh.

Saturday, 6th February 2016, 5:05 am
Updated Wednesday, 17th February 2016, 5:51 am

The programme, called Royal Navy School, will air on Monday and follows trainees as they begin their career in the navy.

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Every detail of the recruits’ lives is captured on camera, from arduous physical training sessions and weapon handling drills to dormitory high-jinks.

The first episode is at 9pm and follows wannabe ratings on their first weeks at Raleigh.