Reserves (Call Out Order)
Andrew Robathan (South Leicestershire, Conservative)
In total 2,258 reservists were brought into permanent service.
Some provided specialist capabilities and expertise to defence’s support to the police and other civil and Olympic authorities, while the majority formed part of the support to Olympic venue security operations; a substantive contribution to what has widely been acknowledged as a successful and positive opportunity to interact with the British public and advertise the nation’s strengths to overseas observers.
The order ceases to have effect on