Liverymen and their guests filled Cutlers’ Hall on 18 June to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. This was the first occasion on which the Company had held a Livery Lunch away from the Proof House and was enjoyed by all who attended. The menu left one in no doubt as to… Continue reading
Teams of Liverymen drawn from 13 different livery companies gathered at Bisley Camp on 5 June to compete for The Bakers’ Cup. Competitors were faced with the challenge of shooting four different disciplines: 7.62 Target Rifle at 1000 yards, 7.62 Sniper Rifle at 300 yards, Black powder pistol at 25 metres, and .22 Gallery Rifle… Continue reading
Congratulations are extended to two of our Liverymen who have been honoured by Her Majesty The Queen in this year’s birthday honours list. Lieutenant Colonel Simon West RA has been appointed OBE, and Captain Christopher Fagan has been appointed MBE for his services to the Gallipoli Association.
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