Worshipful Company of Distillers

On Tuesday 16 May, the Master and Clerk attended the sixth annual Distillers’ City Debate at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

The 2017 debate posed the question: Is innovation a more effective tool for growth than acquisition in the spirits industry? …read more

Worshipful Company of Information Technologists

On the Fourth of May 2017 the Master and Clerk attended the Worshipful Company of Information Technologists celebration of its 25th anniversary as the 100th Livery Company, at Guildhall. 704 people attended a fabulous white tie banquet with a Star Wars theme. …read more

Sons & Friends of the Clergy

On Tuesday 9 May the Master attended the 363rd Festival Service of the Sons & Friends of the Clergy in St Paul's Cathedral.

The service was attended by the Lord Mayor Locum Tenens Alderman Ian Luder and Sheriffs, Aldermen, Bishops, Masters from the City Livery Companies all of whom processed at the start and end of the service. …read more

Worshipful Company of Insurers

On Tuesday 2 May, the Master and Clerk attended the Worshipful Company of Insurers Banquet at Mansion House. The splendid white tie event was held in the presence of The Rt. Hon. The Lord Mayor Alderman Dr Andrew Parmley and the two Sheriff’s Alderman Peter Estlin and Alderman William Russell. …read more

Old Bailey

On Tuesday 2 May, the Master attended a lunch at the Old Bailey as guest of Sheriff William Russell. The lunch was attended by 4 other guests and around 20 Judges. The Judges were on their lunch break having been in Court that morning and after their hour was up, disappeared off to preside over the afternoon’s business. It was a most wonderful insight, from behind the scenes into the workings of England’s Central Criminal Court and the lives of those who work there. …read more

Worshipful Company of Marketors

On 26 April the Master and Clerk attended a the Marketors Rededication Service at St Brides, Fleet Street. The service, attended by a number of Masters from other companies was followed by a lunch at Apothecaries’ Hall …read more

Worshipful Company of Management Consultants

On 25 April the Master attended a white tie banquet at Mansion House as guest of the Master Management Consultant, Dr Noorzaman Rashid. …read more

Founders Court Lunch

On 24 April 2017, the Master and Clerk were guests of the Master of the Founders Company at their Court Lunch at Founders’ Hall. …read more

Institute of Apprenticeships

The Master and Clerk attended the launch for the Institute for Apprenticeships at Mansion House on 18 April 2017. 

The Institute’s main role is to oversee the developments of the new apprenticeship standards ensuring quality is present at every level including at the very important end point assessment of the training. Emphasis was placed on this by the speakers at the launch; The Rt Hon the Lord Mayor, Alderman Andrew Parmley; the Chair of the Institute, Anthony Jenkins and the Minister for Skill and Apprenticeships, Robert Halfon MP. …link