In a military context, home to a detached Troop of 203 Transport Squadron, RLC - a TA RLC sub-unit. Also in a military context - especially when applied to NAAFI munters - home to the best of British pork pies.
The Melton Mowbray pork pie is highly unlikely to ever feature in a White Box of Death, unless it's for the CGS and the Slop Jockey who made it is boning hard for a promotion.
Melton Mowbray is also home to the Pet Corps and accommodates the following establishments:
- Joint Furry Crocodile School
- Defence Kitten Stroking Establishment
- School of Donkey Slapping
- Joint Services Bird Scaring Academy
- Spaniel Drug Rehabilitation Centre