We may not be able to hold the Livery Dinner this year but we can bring some sparkle and magic into your life in the run-up to Christmas! On Thursday 10th December the Events Committee are pleased to bring you, quite literally, a magical online experience.
To mark the occasion of Wizardry in Wood that should have happened this year in Carpenters' Hall, it has been decided to hold a virtual event for members on Wednesday 30th September 2020.
It had been hoped that we would be able to hold the Patronal Service, either in person or virtually or a combination of both, on November 26th but unfortunately the latest lockdown has meant that this is no longer possible.
It is with regret that a decision has been made to cancel the Livery Luncheon which was due to have been held on 22nd September 2020. We look forward to the time when we can all meet again.
We are pleased to announce details of the first ever online Inter-Livery Bridge Competition, to be held on Monday 10th August at 2.15 pm. Read on for further details on how to take part.
Company members will be invited to an evening reception at Wizardry in Wood 2020 on Thursday 15th October from 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm, where the 'art and the mysterie' of the turner's craft will be on show.
This year the Summer Reception will be held on Thursday July 2nd via zoom. Join fellow members, families and guests in the virtual world and also enjoy a ‘Meet the Maker’ opportunity with online demo.
Very sadly, the Spring Dinner which was due to be held at Girdlers’ Hall on Thursday 23rd April 2020 at 6.30pm for 7.00pm has been cancelled.
The United Guilds Service due to be held at St Paul’s Cathedral on Friday 27th March has been cancelled. If you have paid for this event, we will be issuing refunds.
The Company was due to be hosting the RPT for their AGM and Craft meeting on 24th March. This event sadly has been cancelled, apologies to everyone who had planned to attend.
The Richard Gardner Williams Banquet will be held on Wednesday 27th February at Skinners’ Hall. The banquet is held in memory of the Company’s benefactor, Richard Gardner Williams whose legacy in 1931 provided the financial support to enable the Company to build and flourish.
All members of the Court and Masters Emeriti are invited, to join the Master, Wardens and their guests at the Court Dinner which will take place on Wednesday 22nd January 2020, commencing at 6.45 pm for 7.15 pm. The dinner this year will be held in the stunning Chartered Accountants' Hall.
The Company’s Livery Dinner this year will be held at Skinners' Hall on Monday 16th December. This is always a very popular event so please do book your places at your earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment. Applications will be accepted on a first come first served basis, so don't delay!
For the last few years the Musicians’ Company have shared their annual carol service with us, held at St Michael’s Cornhill. Guaranteed to get you into the festive spirit, the service this year will take place on 11th December, and will be followed by a Christmas dinner in Grocers' Hall if you wish.
This is the annual service held at St Brides Church, when members of the Company and their families come together to remember and celebrate the lives and fellowship of Company members no longer with us, this year on 21st November.
Did you ever apply to be a contestant on ITV's Bull's Eye or have you ever wanted to release your inner Michael van Gerwen? If so, the Events Committee have come up with just the thing for you. On Monday 4th November at the Flight Club Bloomsbury an evening of darts can be yours.
The Events Committee are very pleased to announce that they have arranged another turning weekend for all abilities at the Max Carey Trust workshop in Portishead Bristol, 1st to 3rd November. This is an excellent opportunity to get quality instruction with a 2:1 ratio of students to instructors.
A meander through Marylebone will take place on 1st October, and Curious Covent Garden on 15th October. Whether you are interested in history, the monarchy or architecture, these inspiring, informative walks will show you the real London.
To be held on Wednesday 25th September, this is an informal lunch for Liverymen and their guests and an ideal time to introduce potential new members to the Company. There will be an opportunity to welcome our new Liverymen who will have been presented with the livery at the Court meeting.
The Company will hold a reception at Apothecaries Hall on 17th July at 6.30 pm, after the Court meeting that day. Please book your place(s) through the members area and bring friends and family with you. This is an opportunity to watch Recorder Maker of the Turners' Consort, Tim Cranmore at work.