On Monday, 25th June 2018, the Court welcomed Charles Betteridge and Kathryn Pantlin as Liverymen to the Company.
On Monday, 11th June Master and Wardens welcomed Philip Hodgson (Tonrose), Richard Wright (Wearwell UK), James Lincoln (Essex County Laundry) and Oliver Moore (Eastern Counties Laundries) to the Company on their admission.
On 23rd April my Clerk and I attended a St. George's Day luncheon, courtesy of the Watermen and Lightermen's Company at their lovely Hall. Also a day to remember as the Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to their new baby, Prince Louis Arthur Charles!! Three [...]
Following the Court meeting on Monday, the Court took much pleasure in admitting as an Honorary Freeman, Hannah Houstin-Lacey. Hannah supports numerous charities by raising funds through walking and organising sponsored walks. Hannah walked fifty miles along the Great Wall of China, in difficult conditions, [...]
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 volunteers at the Red Cross Christmas Market. A great success [...]
What a fabulous evening we all had in spite of the Beast from the East. Read all about it here .....
On Monday, 22nd January Robert Hill, Michael Hunt and Bill Mitchell were clothed into the Livery.
On Monday, 22 January 2018, Simon Fordham and Andrew Doyle were installed as Court Assistants.
On Monday, 8th January 2018, Master and Wardens welcomed Tony Kerr as a new Freeman to the Company. Tony is the European Sales Director for Xeros Limited.
Well after a quiet start to my year, things have picked up a pace. September saw the Livery Halls Walk with Senior and myself keeping pace with the fittest Our Court meeting in October was held at the lovely Tallow Chandlers' Hall while our Hall [...]