The Paras - 6. Ready for Anything
First transmitted in 1983, this episode follows the recruits as they learn that the regimental motto, "Ready for Anything", means what is says as the Falklands War progresses.
First transmitted in 1983, this episode follows the recruits as they learn that the regimental motto "Utrinque Paratus" ("Ready for Anything") means what is says at times of war. The recruits have high hopes that they will be called upon to serve and perhaps gain battle honours. The end of training is cut short by the need to be on 24hr standby for Falklands duty.
- Broadcast on BBC One, 8:30PM Thu, 23 Aug 1984
- Available until 12:00AM Fri, 1 Jan 2038
- First broadcast BBC One, 8:30PM Thu, 7 Apr 1983
- Duration 30 minutes