The Worshipful Company of Turners

Supporting the Craft, City and Charity for over four hundred years

26 November 2019

Guildhall Christmas Market 2019

The Turners will again be displaying turned items for sale as part of the Red Cross Christmas Market, Guildhall. In 2017, helped by the generosity of many professional turners, the Company raised over £4,000 for the British Red Cross. Grand opening 25th November, Market day 26th November.

19 October 2019

De La Warr Pavilion with the Sussex Guild

Colin Norgate (RPT) has shown at the iconic and eye catching De La Warr Pavilion for the last four years. This venue is in a fabulous location with the expansive views out to sea from the Pavilion. The exhibition with the Sussex Guild will take place here over the weekend of 19th and 20th October.

26 September 2019

START Art Fair 2019

START Art Fair returns for its sixth edition at the Saatchi Gallery, London, providing a vital platform for emerging artists and young galleries from around the world. Over 50 new artists will be on show here between 26th and 29th September 2019.

24 September 2019

Goldsmiths’ Fair

This unique event draws collectors, design lovers and luxury shoppers to the magnificent Goldsmiths’ Hall where they can browse the latest collections from this handpicked selection of craftsmen and women. Goldsmiths' Fair will be held at Goldsmiths' Hall from 24 to 29 September, and 1 to 6 October.

05 September 2019

Joey Richardson- ARE YOU WITH ME? Solo Show

This is the first ever solo show for the UK’s most renowned female wood sculptor, wood turner and artist working with wood. An exclusive for Lincoln! To be held from 5th to 15th September at the Sam Scorer Gallery, Lincoln.

27 September 2019

Guildhall Symphony Orchestra Concert

In the first concert of the academic year, new Guildhall School musicians perform together for the first time on the Barbican Hall stage in an eclectic programme of orchestral, choral and jazz works. The concert will be held at the Barbican Hall on the 27th September at 7:30 PM.

02 July 2019

Exhibition of the AWGB Ray Key collaboration

After Ray Key passed away, his wife, Liz, with some help from Reg Hawthorne and Paul Hannaby, found a number of part-turned items in his workshop. These pieces have been sent to a number of internationally renowned turners to finish in their own style, and can be viewed at Nature in Art, Gloucester.

27 April 2019

‘Wood’ at The Scottish Gallery

Wood is an exhibition at The Scottish Gallery showcasing a number of artists who primarily use wood to make beautiful, sensitive and expressive work. Bursary award winner Eleanor Lakelin will be showing her work at the show which is open from 3rd April to 27th April 2019.

27 June 2019

Handmade Oxford

Join thousands of arts lovers at Handmade Oxford – The International Contemporary Arts Festival for a celebration of craft, design, fine art, sculpture, slow living and artisan food, to be held at Waterperry Gardens, Oxford from 27th to 30th June.

21 April 2019

Lent & Easter at St Bride’s Church

You are warmly invited to join us at St Bride's Church, either by coming to our special services, or by participating in one of the other suggested activities that we have on offer this year. You can read a Lent Book, or simply listen to beautiful, thought provoking music.

11 March 2019

Strictly Trial and Error

This is the fifth-year performance of 'Strictly Trial and Error' the ever-popular theatrical fundraising Revue for the benefit of the Sheriffs’ & Record’s Fund and Pan Intercultural Arts. The Shows are being organised for the 3 nights of Mon-Wed 12th-14th March 2018 at the Central Criminal Court.

26 February 2019

Evensong at St Paul’s Cathedral and presentation of the Torchères

To commemorate the Company’s involvement with the restoration of the bells of the St Paul’s Cathedral, Master in Turning Stuart Mortimer, was commissioned to make a pair of prayer torchères for presentation to the Cathedral. The presentation will take place during Evensong at 5pm on 26th February.

30 January 2019

Poetry in Practice

The first event for Poetry in Practice, is 'The Bigger Picture' a collaboration between the Royal College of General Practitioners and the Faculty of History and Philosophy of Medicine and Pharmacy to be held on 30th January at Apothecaries Hall, featuring Simon Callow CBE.

12 January 2019

Make a spatula by London Green Wood

Time to make your own cooking utensils! Hone your knife skills in this workshop with one of London's best woodworkers and create a spatula and a butter knife to take home with you. Suitable for complete beginners or those who want to practise their knife skills. 12th January 10 - 15.00

25 December 2018

Christmas Day Family Eucharist at St Bride’s Church

Amidst the whirl of excitement on Christmas morning, with stockings, presents, and the aroma of a wonderful Christmas Dinner, it is so important that we take the time to reflect on what it is that we are celebrating. Join us at 11am in St Bride's on Christmas morning for a joyful festive service.

16 November 2018

Craft Central Winter Market At The Forge

Join Craft Central from 16th to 18th November for their seasonal craft makers-market being held in their new home, recently renovated The Forge. Commended for a New London Award, The Forge is a glorious, Grade II listed building with immense historical significance.

11 November 2018

Armistice Centenary Events

With the Armistice Centenary on November 11 coinciding with Britain's Remembrance Sunday, the traditional ceremony at the Cenotaph will conclude with an expanded march-past. As part of the day’s commemorations, Britain and Germany are joining in a call for bells of all kinds to be rung globally.

23 November 2018

Cockpit Arts Open Studios

Cockpit Arts Open Christmas Studios is a perfect opportunity to buy direct from independent makers, from craftspeople and artist-makers as well as a selected group of Cockpit Arts’ alumni. The Holborn studios are open from 23rd to 25th November, and Deptford from 30th November to 2nd December.

15 September 2018

Darren Appiagyei to Showcase at The Forge

Over London Design Festival Darren Appiagyei, Cockpit Arts Turners Award Recipient and one of a new generation of wood turners, will be showcasing a range of his work at Craft Central. There will be a special preview night on 15th September, then the exhibition will run daily from 16th to 23rd.

27 September 2018

Handmade in Britain, Business Development Workshop

Handmade in Britain provides outstanding workshops addressing all aspects of a designer-maker’s career. The next workshop will take place on Thursday 27th September at Lift, London N1, where you will be able to find out how to market and sell your products in the most effective way.

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