History - Year by year

Company history for the year 1918

Enfield Air Raid Buglers: The Boys' Brigade sounds the all clear on air raid nights by the Germans. Dr R L Ridge fights in the District Council for the Brigade to have a football and cricket pitch in Foy's Field.

Monday 1st April
The 3rd Enfield is shown in the BB Gazette, as part of the Bugle Team with the 1st Enfield who formed the air raid buglers sounding the all-clear from the Zeppelins during World War I. In the centre is Staff Sergeant Tom Whitmell.

The Company Display is held at the British Hall, Chase Side. The Inspecting Officer is Major P W Leggatt.

The 3rd Enfield comes second to the 83rd London by 11 1/2 points in the final of the Daily Telegraph Shield competition.

Monday 20th May
The Whit Monday Inspection and Display at the Town Park takes place, with Lieutenant T R Plowman as the Inspecting Officer, after recovering from his injuries the previous winter in France. 700 old boys of the Battalion are on active service at that time, of which 75 had fallen.

Wednesday 18th December
Mr T R Plowman takes over the Captaincy of the 3rd Enfield again.

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Summer Camp 2018 in Norfolk

Added 7th September 2018
From Saturday 18th to Friday 24th August a group of young people and leaders from the 3rd and 10th Enfield travelled to Beeston Regis in Norfolk for our Summer Camp.
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London District Band & Drill competitions

Added 18th July 2018
On Saturday 14th July the London District Band & Drill competitions took place at 14th West Kent HQ in Bexleyheath.
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Summer Programme

Added 18th July 2018
Over the last few weeks of term our Summer Programme took place on Monday evenings, where we were able to take advantage of the longer evenings and better weather to go out and about and do some different activities.
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Junior Section Weekend Camp

Added 18th July 2018
From Friday 6th to Sunday 8th July members of Enfield and Inner North London Battalions came together for a Junior Section Weekend Camp at Felden Lodge.
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