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Carol Service and Supper

On Tuesday 20 December the members of the Tax Advisers Company and their guests attended the Annual Livery Carol Service at St Bartholomew the Great.  …read more

Brigantes Winter Gathering in Chester

On Saturday 10th December some 130 London Liverymen including 5 Tax Advisers came together in Chester Cathedral with their guests for another sell-out Brigantes event. It was yet another wonderful opportunity to meet members of other livery companies and make new friends. …read more

The Worshipful Company of Cutlers Sexcentenary Anniversary

On Monday 5 December 2016, the Master and Clerk attended a service of thanksgiving to mark the Sexcentenary anniversary of the Worshipful Company of Cutlers. …read more

The Lord Mayor’s Big Curry Lunch

On Tuesday 29 November 2016, the Master and Clerk attended a reception hosted by The Lord Mayor to launch the Big Curry Lunch for 2017. …read more

If the Walls Could Speak

A Tour of the Priory Church of St Bartholomew the Great.

A group of 22 Tax Advisers and friends gathered for a guided tour of this wonderful church in the early evening of 22 November, the feast day of St Cecilia, with the darkness of the night falling making this a most atmospheric visit. Sir john Betjeman considered the church to have the finest surviving Norman interior in London and given the size of the surviving pillars and the beautiful clerestory it is easy to concur. …read more

The Worshipful Company of Solicitors

On Thursday 24 November, the Master and Clerk dined as guests of the Worshipful Company of Solicitors at Drapers’ Hall. The Master and Wardens of the Solicitors Company welcomed Masters and Clerks from 8 other livery companies together with many guests. …read more

St Cecilia Service

On Wednesday 23 November, the Master, Clerk and other members of the company attended The St Cecilia Service: A Celebration of Music at Westminster Abbey. The Festival is a Help Musicians UK annual event and has been held every year since 1946. It rotates between St Paul’s Cathedral, Westminster Abbey and Westminster Cathedral, and the music is sung by the combined choirs of the three churches. Before the service, the Master and Clerk took part in a robed procession of the Musicians Company and other City Livery Companies. …read more

Lord Mayor's Show 2016

The Lord Mayor’s Show is the highlight of the city’s calendar. A number of us, including our Master Kevin Thomas, joined the parade as part of the Modern Companies Float, while Jean Jesty walked with the St John Ambulance cadets. …read more

WcoTA Visit to the London Transport Museum at Acton

On an unseasonably warm and sunny October day an intrepid group of us joined the Master (Kevin Thomas)  on a trip beyond the West End to the outpost of the London Transport Museum at Acton for a private tour. After an introduction to the collection which comprises the bulk of the Museum's holdings and serves as a store, with access to workshops to restore and repair items, we were split into two groups and toured both the main store and the small objects collection. …read more