News

Treloar's School

The Master and Consort joined over 50 other Livery Companies on the Lord Mayor's visit to Treloar's School in Hampshire.  The school was set up in 1907  by a former Lord Mayor of the City of London, Sir William Purdie Treloar, and has been actively supported by the City and the Livery since. It caters for severely disabled children and the work we saw being carried out with the children was very inspiring. The visit ended with a music concert given by the children. …read more

Brigantes Golf Spring Meeting

Open to all City of London Liverymen with a club handicap of 28 or less for gentlemen and 36 or less for ladies, the Brigantes Golf Spring Meeting will take place at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club on 25 April 2018. …read more

Livery promotes philanthropy

The Master and Clerk attended three events this week as guests of the Actuaries, the Insurers and the Basketmakers.

The Basketmakers support and promote the UK's basket making trade and each principal guest at their dinner was presented with a basket handmade from English Willow by one of the Company's Yeomen. All the Yeomen members are currently engaged in the craft of basket making. …read more

Membership Brainstorm

The Master, Morag Loader, and Chair of Membership, Court Assistant Keith Bell, attended a seminar on membership issues hosted by the Financial Services Group of Livery Companies at Information Technologists' Hall (pictured below). …read more

Inter-Services Rugby and Petitioning for a Grant of Arms

From time to time the Company receives details of events that Liverymen and Freemen may wish to attend.

Rugby

Livery Companies are offered the opportunity to support the Royal Navy and Royal Air Force Rugby Unions. …read more

Guest of the Chartered Accountants

This week the Master attended a discussion evening hosted by the Worshipful Company of Educators entitled "Can Teach, Won't Teach!", as well as a lunch hosted by the Worshipful Company of Grocers. …read more

Big Curry Lunch Tickets Now on Sale

On Wednesday 11th April 2018, the 11th annual Lord Mayor’s Big Curry Lunch will be held at London’s Guildhall. The Lunch supports members of Her Majesty’s Armed Forces and Veterans who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan through the British Army’s national charity ABF The Soldiers’ Charity and in association with The Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity and The Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund. …read more

Celebrating the Life of Liveryman Chris Jones

As many of you will know, Liveryman Chris Jones sadly passed away in November.

On 30th January, there is an afternoon celebrating his life at Chartered Accountants' Hall. …read more

Livery Year Recommences

The Livery year recommenced on Tuesday 9th January with a Master and Clerks' Dinner hosted by the Master Plaisterer Richard Hanney at Plaisterers' Hall. Richard was a guest at our Installation Dinner in September last year. …read more

December 2017 Livery Briefing

The Livery Committee, in association with the Town Clerk's Department at the City of London, produce a bi-monthly newsletter Livery Briefing. The latest edition can be read here: Livery Briefing …read more