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Ex-commandos sent into schools

Ex-soldiers are being sent into schools in Greater Manchester to raise standards and teach disipline. The Commando Joe's scheme is one of four nationwide who've recieved nearly 2 million pounds of government funding.

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Ex-commandos put schoolchildren through their paces

Ex-soldiers are being sent into schools in Greater Manchester to raise standards and teach disipline.

The Commando Joe's scheme is one of four nationwide who've recieved nearly 2 million pounds of government funding.

Organisers are keen to stress it isn't a boot camp and say the fitness classes really help children with their schoolwork.

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