Master’s Blog

Home/Master’s Blog
Master’s Blog2019-10-15T09:52:46+01:00

THE WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF TYLERS and BRICKLAYERS COURT AND LIVERY DINNER: 5th September 2019

Delighted and honoured to be invited to join The Worshipful Company of Tylers and Bricklayers on 5th September for their inaugural Court and Livery Dinner held at the recently refurbished Butchers’ Hall.   The refurbished Hall [...]

ROYAL LOGISTIC CORPS: DEEPCUT: 4th July 2019

As the new Master, the first event in the diary was a Cocktail Party at the Headquarters of the Royal Logistic Corps in Deepcut on 4th July with The Band of The Royal Logistic Corps [...]

LIVERY W/E: BRISTOL: 26 – 27 April 2019

Master and his lady, Zoe, hosted members of the Livery to their home town of Bristol over the W/E. Guests stayed in the Hotel du Vin Avon Gorge overlooking Brunel's Clifton Suspension Bridge and on [...]

CLERK ADMITTED TO THE FREEDOM OF THE CITY OF LONDON

Our Clerk was one of the many women recently admitted as a Freeman of the City of London.  Margaret was sponsored by the Millennial Lord Mayor, Sir Clive Martin and Common Councillor, John Absalom.  https://news.cityoflondon.gov.uk/florist-restaurateur-bishop-and-doctor-who-among-women-offered-city-freedom/ [...]

TACITUS LECTURE: WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF WORLD TRADERS

Master attended a most interesting Tacitus Lecture by Christine Lagarde IMF Managing Director – organised by the Worshipful Company of World Traders. In the new Mary Poppins film a new villain is a slick banker, [...]

MASTER’S UPDATE ……..

So much has happened since my last blog that I thought it may be easier to share my diary So here goes… 26th to 28th November - I pitched in with all our other kind [...]

The Ironbridge Weekend is an annual event when all Masters in office at that time get together for  a weekend in this historical Shropshire town.  Lesley and I had a wonderful time touring the sites [...]

Master’s Blog 11

Christmas and New Year over, the dancing elves of Master and Wardens met in January to review the work of the Livery as a pre-cursor to our Court meeting.  Once again, the Court was in [...]

Master’s Blog 10

The Master, Wardens and Clerk of the Worshipful Company of Launderers wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.