Summer Banquet

The Company’s Summer Banquet was held in the splendid surroundings of Stationers’ Hall on 10 June. Liverymen and their guests were able to enjoy a champagne reception in the courtyard garden before dinner. Musical entertainment was provided throughout the evening by the London Banqueting Ensemble who finished with a memorable rendition of the Post Horn… Continue reading

Inter-Livery Clay Shoot 2015

Despite fielding seven teams this year for the annual Inter-Livery Clay Shoot, the Gunmakers were unable to retain the top Livery trophy which went to the Grocers’ Company. However, we did not come away empty handed.  Our Hammer Gun team, comprised of Liverymen Nigel Brown, Jason Abbott, Paul Roberts and Derek Stimpson won the Side… Continue reading

Riding for Charity

Liveryman Roland Elworthy is in training for this year’s Prudential RideLondon which is due to take place on Sunday 2nd August.  Some 3000 entrants will set off from the Olympic Park and ride the testing 100 mile circuit on closed roads up and over the Surrey Hills, finishing back in London on The Mall.                                                 … Continue reading

Visit to Middle Wallop

Members of the Livery were privileged to visit Middle Wallop, home of the Army Air Corps, in August and to lay their hands on an Apache attack helicopter.  Our host, Major Darren Clements, Officer Commanding Army Flying Standards, explained the history and capabilities of the aircraft which has served the military well in Afghanistan and… Continue reading