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Annual Sheep Drive

As many of you will know, Freemen of the City of London enjoy the right to drive sheep over London Bridge. The Worshipful Company of Woolmen organise an annual Sheep Drive over London Bridge for charity.
This year the Master and Consort represented the Company. …read more

Installation Dinner

The Company held its Annual Installation Dinner on St Matthew's Day, 21st September, which is the start of the Company year.

As well as installing Morag Loader as the new Master, congratulations are in order for Alex Helliwell and Jasdev Rehncy who were admitted as Liverymen of the Company, and to Alastair Godfrey and Luigi Belluzzo who were admitted as Freemen. …read more

Thank you!

21 September 2017

Today marks the end of a fabulous year as Master of The Worshipful Company of Tax Advisers. May I express my heartfelt thanks to everyone in the company for the help, support and encouragement given to me throughout my year.  As Master I lead an extensive team who together, with everyone’s tremendous effort, determination and tenacity make the company the wonderful organisation it has become. …read more

FSG Lecture

On Wednesday 20 September, the Master was accompanied by Past Master Godbee to the inaugural Financial Services Group lecture.

The lecturer entitled London Forever ! – Reality or Rhetoric? was given by Alderman Professor Michael Mainelli. He drew on decades of research into the mapping, modelling and economics of cities, along with empirical data to challenge some of the conventional assumptions about how cities form and grow. He illustrated how current thinkers are developing new theories around scale change, information theory, transactional intensity and competition. …read more

The Farmers Company

On Monday 18 September, the Master and Clerk dined at the annual Master and Clerks luncheon organised by the Worshipful Company of Farms in Farmers’ and Fletchers’ Hall …read more

Sheriffs’ Ball

On Friday 15 September, the Master attended the ‘end of term’ Ball at Guildhall.

This was the second year the Ball had been organised with profits going to the Lord Mayor’s Appeal Fund. …read more

Livery Halls Walk

On a warm autumn day the Master and Upper Warden took part in the 14th Livery Halls walk organised by the Worshipful Company of Environmental Cleaners. …read more

Modern Companies Dinner

On Monday 11 September 2017,  the Master and Upper Warden, Morag Loader attended the bi-annual Modern Companies Livery Dinner at Wax Chandlers’ Hall. …read more

The Barbican

On Tuesday 5 September, a small group of members attended the Architectural Walk of the Barbican.

The 90-minute walking tour explored the Barbican and opened up the fascinating history behind the building of the Centre and the surrounding estate. We learned so much including how much concrete was used, why it is called ‘Barbican’? Why the lake is so green… …read more

Army Cadet Force Camp

On Sunday 20 August, the Master and Clerk were guests of the London North East Sector Army Cadet Force at their summer camp. The annual camp this year was held at Shrewton, Wilshire and was attended by around 260 cadets and 100 instructors. During the day we entertained to displays of drill, shooting, motor cycling and outdoor team building and leadership skills. The day finished with a tug of war completion and prize giving. The Master was very pleased to present  an award to the best cadet at camp and also another to the cadet appointed as the Lord Lieutenant’s cadet. …link