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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
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
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
On 14 April, the Master, together with Past Master Commander Rory Jackson and Mrs. Jackson attended the Lord High Admiral’s Divisions Passing Out Parade at Britannia Royal Naval College in Dartmouth when the David Marwood Prize was presented to Sub Lieutenant Andrew Pandyan by HRH The Princess Royal.