Events for 2013
 

DATES AND TIMES MAY CHANGE DUE TO UNFORSEEN CIRCUMSTANCES

 

  Date Location Details
  February   Drill Day
1

February.
Sun 17th.

10 a.m.

Fort
Amherst

Musket proficiency tests, kit
inspection and live firing.

       
  March   Drill Day
2 Sunday 3rd Chatham Historic Dockyard, Kent Drill and musket practice.
  10 a.m.    
       
  April   Drill Weekend hosted by 3rd 95th Rifles
3 Sat 6th - Sun
7th B/H
Ickworth House, Bury-St-Edmunds, Suffolk Living History camp and
skirmishing. A film crew will be
present filming for a Napoleonic
Film.
       
  May   The Battle of the
Nations.
42nd Black
Watch / N.A. 
4 Fri 25th - Mon 27th B/H Hunton,
Maidston,
Kent.
Living History camp and trade
stands. Infantry, Artillery and
Cavalry with battles both days. Even
bigger than 2012!
   
       
      Battle Re-enactment
5 Saturday 26th to Sunday 27th  South Park, Hunton, Maidstone, Kent A brand new event with battle planned for both days. 
  June   Battle.
Bicentenary Reenactment.
N.A. Event.
6 Thurs 20th -
Sun 23rd.
Vittoria,
Spain.
  200th Anniversary of the Battle of
Vittoria, Spain. The BIG European
event this year for Infantry,
Artillery,and Cavalry,
       
       
  July   Public Display
7 Sat 13th -
Sun 14th
Brighton
Engineering
Museum,
Sussex.
  Public demonstration of Drill, Firing
and Living History camp.
       
      Private Event
8
Sun 21st Oxford University 6 members only and to include an Officer and a piper to attend the University to open the ball, carry out guard and mingle with guests
       
       
9 August   Social Summer BBQ
Sat 3rd from 3pm

Private Stewarts address

West Malling

A social gathering for Members of
the Regiment and their families to
get together and enjoy a drink and
some good food.
Sat 10th -
Sun 11th.
Robin Hill
Park, Isle of
Wight.
Big Arena event at a very popular
annual gathering. A chance perform
our Highland Routine of drill and
musketry and for our cannon crew
to make a bang!
10 Sat 24th -
Mon 26th
B.H.
Sheffield
Fayre,
Sheffield.
Living History and Skirmishes both
days. The biggest N.A. Event of the
year.
Sunday 30th 11am Fort Amherst, Chatham, Kent A return to this atmospheric Napoleonic fortress to perfect drill and musketry techniques. 
     
11 October   Drill Day/ Living History Camp 
Sunday 21st Fort Amherst, Chatham, Kent/ Languard Fort, Felixtowe, Essex Location to be confirmed as we are hoping for another invitation to see our friends in the 1/95th Rifles at their impressive fortress.
     
12 November   Drill Day
Sunday 18th  Chatham Historic Dockyard, Kent. The last opportunity in the year to do live firing and drill. 
     
13 December    
Sunday 2nd  Location to be confirmed.  Annual General Meeting and Christmas Lunch
     

IMPORTANT!

At all events you will only be allowed on the field if you can produce your current N.A. Membership Card.

TO FIRE A MUSKET you must also produce a current SHOT GUN licence and current BLACK POWDER LICENCE and have passed our MUSKET PROFICIENCY TEST. You can be stopped and asked to produce your licences.

THE ABOVE WILL BE CHECKED AT EVERY EVENT

CARTRIDGE PAPERS MUST BE MADE BY INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS AND TAKEN TO ALL EVENTS

N.B. If any member attends an event with N.A. at which the entire regiment has not agreed to attend please make it known to the Brigade Commander of your attendance.

 


 

 

 

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