History - Year by year

Company history for the year 1959

Saturday 9th May
The Royal Albert Hall Display takes place.


Saturday 16th May
New Battalion Colours for the Enfield Battalion, to be known as the Ridge Colours, are presented by Charles Chopping in a ceremony in Enfield Town Park.


Monday 7th September to Saturday 12th September
The 3rd Enfield Bugle Band, by popular request, appears in a show at the Scala Theatre.

This was one of the regular shows the BB in London put on during the 1950s at the Scala Theatre near King's Cross Station. The 3rd was involved with the shows, Ray Barnes of the Company provided the bugle band music.

The 3rd Enfield Bugle Band, who played a Spanish piece called "La Buglera" and "Swingtime".

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Zoom Quiz Night

As we can't hold our usual annual Quiz Night in person this year, we're inviting you to join us for a Zoom Quiz Night on Saturday 23rd January!
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Christmas at the 3rd

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Returning to face-to-face activities

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