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09.08.18 Sharon Pink

Brownies aim for the skies with new Girlguiding aviation badge

All Coachmakers will be delighted to hear that the Brownies has launched an aviation badge as part of a wide-ranging campaign to encourage more girls to train as pilots. Launched in conjunction with EasyJet, this new badge is part of […]


01.08.18   The Master Tony Edwards

Summer Court Dinner onboard HQS Wellington – 19th July

The weather was kind – not too hot – and following the drinks reception on the quarter deck, the dinner proceeded apace and included the presentation of awards to our four affiliated military units. State-of-the-nation addresses were made by the […]

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01.08.18   The Master Tony Edwards

The Old Bailey – for real

The Sheriff invited a small group of Masters to join him for lunch with the working judges of the Old Bailey. It was a special day because one of the judges had been invited to join the High Court. The […]

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01.08.18   The Master Tony Edwards

Master Leathersellers’ Dinner

In early July, on a fine summer’s evening, the Master and Clerk were invited to a very special dinner by the Master Leatherseller at his own Hall. This well-endowed Livery Company has not only built its third hall but owns […]

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01.08.18   The Master Tony Edwards

Glovers’ Awards Lunch

On 3rd July, the Master was invited to the Glovers’ Awards lunch at Goldsmiths Hall. It was wonderful to see Goldsmiths Hall at a daylight function and the visiting Masters were treated to a pair of handmade, fitted leather gloves […]

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01.08.18   The Master Tony Edwards

Jailed and Bailed

On a glorious Friday morning, 25 Masters found themselves being arraigned in the Number Two Court of the Old Bailey. The Sheriff presided over the Court and read out the various charges, which ranged from the sublime to even more […]

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01.08.18   The Master Tony Edwards

Capel Manor College Student Awards Day

On 10th July, both the Master and Clerk were invited to Capel Manor College not only to witness the Student Awards Day but also to take part in it. And what an unforgettable day it turned out to be! First […]

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01.08.18   Tony Edwards

Cart Marking ceremony at Guildhall

On the bright Wednesday morning of 18th July, Livery Masters were invited to witness the ancient tradition of Cart Marking. This ceremony is now recognised as the second largest public spectacle in the City of London, exceeded only by the […]

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