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  • Entertainments National Services Association
  • Every Night Something Awful


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  • During the war, he did try to apply for the entertainment division of the forces, ENSA, but he was informed by his commanding officers in the Royal Engineers that he was needed for the war effort and threatened with a charge if he tried to apply again.

    The Woman I Was Born to Be

  • The ENSA performance was put on for us at the conference site built by our Chinese publishers on the outskirts of Beijing.

    How was it for you? A look back at the Noughties – Part 1 « Ken Wilson's Blog

  • Bernard Deryckere, president of the European Natural Soyfoods Manufacturers Association (ENSA), admittedly not the most objective source, makes the case that this leads to confusion for consumers and a lack of quality control.

    Archive 2007-10-01

  • My Mother was a Soprano singer who entertained troops all over Britain during World War II as a member of ENSA.

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE: Hi, Jill Carol (ph) with ENSA (ph).

    CNN Transcript May 15, 2004

  • Cabinet meeting late Monday, would end the 21-year monopoly of the state-run National Insurance Company of Angola, or ENSA.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The Angolan insurance sector was privately run until ENSA was created in 1978, three years after the country's independence from

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • We appeared under the auspices of ENSA (Entertainments National Service Association), the morale-boosting organisation jocularly known as Every Night Something Awful.

    Betty Bothroyd The Autobiography

  • Then Andreas and Pavel come out in tap shoes (liberated from a rather insolent ENSA show that came through in July) to do one of those staccato tap-and-sing numbers:

    Gravity's Rainbow

  • Roger and Seaman Bodine (when he's in town) have outdrawn the ENSA shows.

    Gravity's Rainbow


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