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|Tatton Warning Orders
FEDERAL BRIGADE TRAINING WEEKEND
DATE: 16th – 17th April 2011
Old Hall, Tatton Park,
SITE ACCESS: Authentic camps within the walled garden. Family camp, same
place as last year.
TIME: Arrive anytime after 3.00pm on Friday.
GATE : closes
Friday until 2200 hours
'' 1900 hours
REGISTRATION FEE: £3
HISTORY : 12.00
midday until 5.00 pm both days.
TIMES: To be arranged
CAMP: To be
SPECIAL NOTICES: Flushing toilets in the walled garden.
Wood supplied in the walled garden.
There is a
water tap on the outside of the walls.
The Park is closed during the night, If there are any Emergencies you must go to Mick and not to the
Lodge as there is a heavy fine for disturbing the Gate Keeper after hours. DO NOT CONTACT THE GATEKEEPER.
note that timings may be changed by the organisers.
|Stories: Timetable For Training Weekend
With the season almost upon us, the timetable for the training weekend at Tatton Park on the 17th and 18th April has been released. All members should read the following:
Arrive and set up camps, hellos etc, bedding down at
8:00 Reveille &
9:00 Quick officers and nco’s meeting.
let members know what the timetable is and what we need from the
9:20 Company drill to warm
up with, checking on the new fish
9:40 Form Brigade,
manual of arms, basic drill manoeuvres, basis formation of
the brigade on the field
10:25 Return to camp coffee
11:00 Trade tests
1:30 Form Brigade on to field Brigade
drill and manoeuvres and firing going through firing by
company, Firing by rank, firing by file, firing by Brigade
3:00 Return to camp
living history etc.
Officers and nco’s meeting in Barn.
5:00 Camp stands down
8:00 Reveille & breakfast.
9:00 Form Brigade rising of the colours
9: 30 Company, manual of arms
10:00 Morning parade (with musicians if we have any)
10:30 Company drill on field
11:00 Brigade drill
12:00 – 12:15 Return to camp, living history/ dinner
1:30 Company drill (also
trade test for those who missed Sat)
2:00 Displays inc
firing inside the walled area
2:30 Living history
3.30 Debrief from Brigade
4:00 Lower colours.
4:30 Home time.
|Stories: 2010 Events
With 2010 upon us the website has been updated with all the current confirmed events for the 2010 season, which, for the 118th kicks off with the Federal Training weekend at Tatton Park on the 17th and 18th April.
Heres looking forward to another cracking season.
Keep checking here for details of more events as and when they are released.
|Stories: Raffle At Cusworth Hall
All 118th Members (and anyone else who wants to know). We will be holding a raffle at this weekends event at Cusworth Hall, Doncaster. Please try and supply some 'quality' prizes for everyone, alcohol is more than welcome.
Please also remember that all firers should be providing tubes to be filled with powder, 40 per person per battle.