Here's a look at a few photos from the Warwick Corps of Drums 40th anniversary celebrations

The Warwick Corps of Drums celebrated its 40th anniversary and the opening of its newly refurbished headquarters last weekend

Wednesday, 26th June 2019, 4:51 pm
The Warwick Corp of Drums performed in Market Place in Warwick last weekend as part of their 40th anniversary celebrations. Photo by Gill Fletcher.

On June 22, celebrations began with music performances on the Shire Hall steps in Warwick by three bands; the 1980s/90s era, 1990s/2000s era and current members of the Warwick Corps of Drums.The celebrations continued back at the band headquarter, the Westend Centre, and carried on into the evening with band ‘Chain of Fools’. Past members and lifetime supporters of the band turned out for the reunion.The Mayor of Warwick Neale Murphy officially opened the newly refurbished Westend centre. The main hall in the centre was dedicated to the late Ron Everett as ‘The Ron Everett Suite’ and was opened by Ron’s three children.

The Warwick Corp of Drums performed in Market Place in Warwick last weekend as part of their 40th anniversary celebrations. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The Warwick Corp of Drums performed in Market Place in Warwick last weekend as part of their 40th anniversary celebrations. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The Warwick Corp of Drums performed in Warwick town centre at the weekend as part of the anniversary celebrations. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The Warwick Corps of Drums in the early 1980s. Photo from Ron Everett's collection of photographs.
The Warwick Corp of Drums outside Shire Hall for the 40th anniversary celebrations. Photo by Liam Brooks (Ron Everett's grandson)
The memory wall which was set up inside the Westend Centre during the celebrations. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The Warwick Corp of Drums during the 40th anniversary performances in Warwick Town Centre. Photo by Liam Brooks (Ron Everett's grandson).
The Mayor of Warwick Neale Murphy officially opened the newly refurbished Westend centre. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The Mayor of Warwick Neale Murphy officially opened the newly refurbished Westend centre. The main hall in the centre was dedicated to the late Ron Everett by being named The Ron Everett Suite'. Photo by Gill Fletcher.
The Warwick Corps of Drums in the early 1980s from Ron Everett's collection of photos.