26 Jun '13, 7am
Find out why this Reservist is wearing her military uniform on #UniformToWorkDay today
A funeral director from Lincoln is supporting Uniform to Work Day by wearing her military uniform into her civilian workplace today. Debbie O’Connell, aged 25, has been serving in the Territorial Army (TA) for the past two years and is currently serving in S (Sherwood Rangers Yeomanry) Squadron Royal Yeomanry in Carlton, Nottingham. In her civilian life Debbie works at Jonathan Whiting Independent Funeral Directors, in Lincoln, but has always had an interest in the Armed Forces from a young age. Debbie said: “My brother is actually serving in the 1st Royal Tank Regiment but I have always had a personal interest in being a part of the military myself. After leaving university I decided to join my local TA unit and have honestly never looked back. "In my opinion the TA offers unrivalled experiences and there is something every person can take away with them. If you have dedi...