News

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

WCTA Carol Service and Supper

On 19th December the Tax Advisers hosted  the Worshipful Company of  Woolmen, the Worshipful Company of Founders, the Worshipful Company of Builders' Merchants and the Company of Public Relations Practitioners at a Christmas Supper at Haberdashers' Hall following a Service of 9 lessons and Carols at St Bartholomew the Great, where the lessons are traditionally read by Livery Masters, including the Master Tax Adviser. …read more

Brigantes Winter Gathering

Northern based City of London Liverymen meet a couple of times a year in a non-London location, and this year the Winter Gathering was in York. The Master and Consort joined some of our Northern based Liverymen for a dinner in the wonderful 14th century Merchant Adventurers' Hall followed by a Christmas Carol Concert in the magnificent York Minster. …read more

Big Curry Lunch Launch

The Master and Clerk attended the launch of the 2018 Big Curry Lunch, a charity event supported by the Lord Mayor with all  profits usually going to The Army Benevolent Fund, the Soldiers' Charity. For 2018 the beneficiary list has been extended to the Navy and Air Force as well, widening the net of service personnel that can be assisted. More details about the work of the charity can be found here https://www.soldierscharity.org/ …read more