Bodney Camp address is Stanford Training Area, Thetford, Norfolk IP25 6NU. Telephone: 020 7537 9857/01985 222050.
The Stanford Battle Area also known as Stanford Training Area (STANTA) houses a replica rural Middle Eastern village and an urban Middle Eastern complex, which provides all troops deploying on operations with the most advanced training facilities in the UK.
The STANTA training camp was created by the Operational Training Advisory Group (OPTAG) to replicate as closely as possible the situations troops could face on operations in Afghanistan.
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