Inter Livery Pancake Races 5.March.2019

Tuesday 5 March 2019 Guildhall, London  Hosted by the Worshipful Company of Poulters, teams of four competitors wearing either fancy dress or full regalia (or perhaps a combination thereof), race around the Guildhall Yard tossing their pancakes. The victors receive, fittingly, frying pans as well as a trophy. Each of the participating trades have their […]

United Guilds’ Service 29.March.2019

Friday 29 March 2019 St. Paul’s Cathedral Dress code: Lounge Suit Cost: Tickets are free but limited, a collection will be taken. Please book early to secure your place. This special service is to mark the work of the Livery Companies in the City of London and first started towards the close of the second world […]

The Lord Mayor’s Big Curry Lunch 4.April.2019

Thursday 4 April 2019 Guildhall, Gresham Street, London EC2V 7HH The 12th 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 three National Service Charities; ABF The Soldiers’ Charity, the Royal Navy and […]

Master’s Installation and Reception 7.Nov.2018

6:00pm Installation Ceremony, Priory Church of St Bartholomew the Great, Cloth Fair, London EC1A 7JQ 7:00pm, Master’s Reception, The Old Bailey, London EC4M 7EH You are warmly invited to the Installation Ceremony of our new Master Mr Gavin Ellwood, the Wardens, and our new Freemen, at the Priory Church of St Bartholomew the Great, Cloth […]

The Lord Mayor’s Show: 10.Nov.2018

The 2018 Lord Mayor’s Show is on Saturday 10 November. The Lord Mayor’s Show connects the 21st century City to its medieval roots. For over 800 years each newly elected Lord Mayor of London has made his or her way upriver to Westminster to swear loyalty to the Crown. Over the centuries their journey grew into […]

Livery Schools Link Volunteering Platform

We are proud to announce our support and membership of the Livery Schools Link, a volunteering platform working with Livery Companies and schools to benefit young people in education. It is an online tool for matching schools nationwide (and their needs) with volunteers. Freemen of the Company can volunteer and help achieve the Livery Schools […]

Auction for Charity- Tuesday 3rd July 2018

On Tuesday, at our stellar event of the year – Lord Chadlington in conversation with the Rt Hon Sir John Major, in the presence of the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress – we will be holding an auction to raise funds for our charity. We are thrilled to announce that the auction will be taken […]

Lord Chadlington in conversation with The Rt Hon Sir John Major KG CH 3.July.2018

Tuesday 3 July 2018, 6:00pm to 8:30pm The latest of our series of events featuring Lord Chadlington sees him ‘in conversation’ with Sir John Major. In the presence of the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress, Sir John will be reminiscing about the lessons he has learned during his long career in politics and the importance […]

A Brief History of Wine 8.May.2018

Tuesday 8 May 2018, 6:30pm to 8:30pm City Lands Room, The Old Bailey, London EC4M 7EH Explore European wine culture with our tutored tasting.  Neill Mackenzie of Ellis Wines will take us on a wine tour from the dawn of time to the present day, covering England, Burgundy, Germany, Italy, Spain and Bordeaux. We’ll be tasting […]

The Use of Media & Communications in Countering the Threat of Violent Extremism 16.May.2018

Wednesday 16 May 2018, 6:30pm to 8:30pm Ellwood Atfield Gallery, 34 Smith Square, London SW1P 3HL Communicating in areas of conflict can have a profound impact on peoples lives. We have a fascinating talk from Rosie Stone, currently serving Deputy Commander (Reserve) 11th Signals and West Midlands Brigade in the rank of Colonel. Rosie will […]