History - Year by year

Company history for the year 1957

Saturday 2nd February
The 3rd Enfield Bugle Band plays at the Battalion Display at Cuckoo School Hall.


April
A staff from the old Company Colours is presented to Charles Chopping on behalf of the Company by Mr David Plowman.


Friday 10th May to Saturday 11th May
The 3rd Enfield Bugle Band makes Royal Albert Hall history. The audience demands the first ever encore at the Display. The item "Band on the Beat" with the march Swingtime is a great success. Swingtime was composed by Ray Barnes.



A cartoon from the June 1957 Stedfast magazine depicting the Royal Albert Hall Display, including the 3rd Enfield encore for Swingtime.


August
Summer Camp takes place.


Cpl Sweetman's tent.

Cpl Thacker's tent.

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