Rokeby Goes to Ghana

As part of the Company’s support for Rokeby School the Charitable Trustees have been pleased to support an initiative of the boys and staff of the school for an educational exchange with Jubilee Boys’ school, Cape Coast, Ghana. The visit took place in July and a brief report from the school is below. Teachers and … Continue reading

Rokeby Recorder

Click here to download/read the Rokeby Recorder article. Article authorship: Al Nowed Abdullah Reproduced by kind permission of Rokeby School.

Lord Mayor’s Show

Pouring rain greeted entrants to the Lord Mayor’s Show on the 12th November 2016 as they assembled in Aldersgate and along London Wall.  Spectators sought shelter in doorways and under any bit of canopy however meagre along the route.   Rain wets the clothes but doesn’t dampen the British spirit for pageantry.   On time the parade, … Continue reading

Annual Church Service and Royal Charter Luncheon

On Thursday 14 July 2016, 80 Liverymen and their guests attended the Annual Church Service at the Church of St. Margaret Lothbury and the Royal Charter Luncheon at Skinners’ Hall. The pre-luncheon reception was held on the rooftop garden of Skinners’ Hall in the warm sunshine.  The speaker and principal guest was Murray Craig, Clerk … Continue reading

Cambridge Master’s Weekend

In June, Liverymen and their guests enjoyed a visit to Cambridge for the Master’s weekend.  The programme started on Friday evening with dinner at Christ’s College and was followed on Saturday by a walking tour, punting trip and visit to the theatre.  Sunday was spent touring the Greene King Brewery in Bury St. Edmunds and … Continue reading