Site Last Updated 23 April 2018

2017-18 Programme

January to August 2018:

The table below gives an outline of the Session, including Battalion events, Church Parades, and changes to the regular programme. The Company will meet at Dyson Perrins each Friday evening unless otherwise noted below.

Text in blue concerns events in the past.

Friday 12th January

All sections return to Dyson Perrins

Tuesday 15th January

Battalion Exec - Officers only
1900hrs start

Saturday 20th January

Battalion Ten Pin Bowling - Juniors and Company Section
Stroud
1400-1600hrs

 Friday 2nd February

BB and GB Joint Band Practice - Company Section
Dyson Perrins

Saturday 3rd February

Battalion Swimming Gala - Juniors and Company Section
Evesham
1830-2030hrs

Sunday 4th February

Church Parade - 1st Malvern 30th Anniversary
MBC
Meet at Post Office, Belle Vue Terrace at 1025hrs

Saturday 10th February

DofE Expedition Training Day - see 'DofE Expeditions'
MBC
1000-1500hrs

Friday 16th February

Half term - no meeting

Friday 23rd February

Half term - no meeting

Saturday 3rd March - 
postponed due to snow
New date TBC

Battalion Hike Competition - Company Section
Cotswolds
All Day - exact times TBC


Thursday 22nd March

BB and GB Joint Band Practice - Company Section
MBC - cancelled due to change in GB programme

Friday 23rd March

BB and GB Joint Band Practice - Company Section
Malvern College

Sunday 25th March

Church Parade
MBC
Meet at Post Office, Belle Vue Terrace at 1025hrs

Fridays 30th March,
6th and 13th April

Easter Holidays - no meetings

Thursday 19th April

BB and GB Joint Band Practice - Company Section
MBC

Friday 20th April

BB and GB Joint Band Practice - Company Section

Saturday 21st April

Battalion Table Tennis - Company Section
Cheltenham
1400-1600hrs

Sunday 22nd April

St George's Day Parade(s) - Band only
Details TBC

Saturday 28th April

Battalion Chess/Wii Games - Juniors
Cheltenham
Afternoon - details TBC

Friday 4th to Monday 8th May

DofE - Clun Training and Bronze Expedition
Clun, Shropshire

Saturday 12th May

Battalion Badminton - Senior Company Section and Young Leaders
Cheltenham
1800-2000hrs

Tuesday 15th May

Battalion AGM - Officers only / Anchors Bible Frieze Closing Date
Swindon
1930hrs start

Friday 18th May 

Parents' and Awards Evening
Dyson Perrins

Saturday 19th May

Battalion Anchors Outing
TBC
All day - details TBC

Friday 25th May

Half term - no meeting

Friday 1st June

Half term - no meeting

Saturday 9th June

Battalion Sports Afternoon - Company Section
Cheltenham

Thursday 14th June

BB and GB Joint Band Practice - Company Section
MBC

Friday 15th June

BB and GB Joint Band Practice - Company Section
Dyson Perrins

Saturday 16th June

Worcester Rotary Club Parade - Band only
Worcester Guildhall

Friday 22nd June

Sausage Sizzle - Anchors and Juniors
Wide Game - Company Section
Locations TBC

Sunday 24th June 

Battalion Church Parade
MBC

Saturday 30th June 

Battalion Sports/Craft Day - Anchors
Charlton Kings
Times TBC

Saturday 7th July

Worcester Carnival - Band only
Worcester
Times TBC

Saturday 28th July to
Saturday 4th August

Battalion Camp
Tenby

September to December 2017:

Friday 8 September

All sections return to Dyson Perrins

Saturday 9 September

Help for Heroes Hills Walk - Band to play at finish line
Rosband Gardens, Belle Vue Terrace
Arrive for 1345hrs (CANCELLED due to weather)

Monday 11 September

Bronze DofE Expedition planning and briefing
Malvern Baptist Church (MBC)
Meet at 1900hrs

Monday 18 September 

Bronze DofE Expedition kit check
MBC
Meet at 1900hrs

Sat & Sun 23-24
September

Bronze DofE Expedition
Malvern Hills Area

Saturday 23 September 

District Junior 100 Party
Puxton Park, Weston Super Mare
Transport to be advised

Friday 29 September

BB and GB Joint Band Practice - Company Section

Saturday 30 September

Bell Lyre Masterclass
Newport, South Wales
Transport to be advised

Sunday 1 October

Church Parade - Enrolment
MBC
Meet at Post Office, Bell Vue Terrace at 1025hrs

Saturday 7 October 

Band Tour Practice
Sawston, Cambridgeshire
Depart Christchurch, Avenue Rd at 0800hrs
Return 1830hrs

Friday 20 October 

Half term - no meeting

Friday 27 October 

Half term - no meeting

Saturday 21 to Thursday
26 October

North of England Band Tour
York and Blackpool 

Friday 27th October

Blist's Hill Re-Enactment
Ironbridge
Transport to be advised

Friday 3 November

Moonlight Activities
BB will not be at Dyson Perrins
Details to be advised

Friday 10 November

BB and GB Joint Band Practice - Company Section

Saturday 11 November

Battalion Master Team - Company Section
Location and transport to be advised 

Sunday 12 November

Remembrance Events
Worcester (am); Malvern (pm)

Saturday 18 November

Joint Bag Pack with 7th Malvern GB
Morrison's, Malvern Retail Park


Friday 24 NovemberBB and GB Joint Band Practice - Company Section
Saturday 25 NovemberBattalion Junior Section Quizzes
Churchdown
Evening 
Sunday 26 NovemberChurch Parade
Holy Trinity 
Friday 15 DecemberFinal BB Night of 2017 - Christmas Outing 


Session/Term Dates Spring 2018:

12th January - 9th February

Half Term Break

2nd March - 23rd March

Easter Holiday

20th April - 18th May

Half Term Break

8th June - 29th June