The Proof House: 48-50 Commercial Road, London E1 1LP
Worshipful Company of Gunmakers
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7481 2695
The Worshipful Company of Gunmakers was incorporated by Royal Charter in 1637 to promote and regulate gunmaking, a role it still fulfils today.
Governed by the Master, Wardens and Court of Assistants. Activities encompass four broad areas of operation: Regulatory, Charitable, Social and Civic.

Gunmakers’ Company Calendar

Company and key City dates

2023

Thu 11/05/2023 11:00 Nomination Committee Proof House
Thu 18/05/2023 00:00 Inter Livery Clay Shoot * WLSS
Thu 25/05/2023 12:00 Livery Lunch (4) * Proof House
Fri 02/06/2023 Inter Livery Rifle Shoot * Bisley
Mon 05/06/2023 Photographic Competition closes *  
Mon 05//06/2023 11:00 Livery Committee Online
Wed 07/06/2023 11:00 General Purposes Committee Proof House
Tue 13/06/2023 11:00 GCCT Trustees meeting Proof House
Wed 14/06/2023 10:30 Livery visit to the Poppy Factory * Richmond
Thu 15/06/2023 12:00 Livery Lunch (5) * Proof House
Wed 21/06/2023 11:00 Proof House Committee Proof House
Wed 21/06/2023 14:00 Certification Panel and awards Proof House
Mon 26/06/2023 10:30 Election of Sheriffs * Guildhall
Tue 27/06/2023 11:00 Membership Committee Proof House
Wed 28/06/2023 11:00 Livery Committee Online
Thu 29/06/2023 18:00 Summer Banquet * Carpenters’ Hall
Fri 30/06/2023 Gunmakers v Bowyers WLSS
Thu 06/07/2023 00:00 City Beerfest * Guildhall Yard
Thu 06/07/2023 11:00 Proof House Court Proof House
Thu 06/07/2023 13:00 Court Lunch Proof House
Wed 12/07 2023 Lord Mayor and Sheriffs to Lunch Proof House
Wed 12/07/2023 18:00 Recruitment evening * Proof House
Fri 14/07/2023 15:00 Summer Clays & Family Barbecue * WLSS
Thu 20/07/2023 12:00 Livery Lunch (6) * Proof House
Fri 04/08/2023 Holt’s Charity Clay Shoot * Sandringham
Wed 23/08/2023 11:00 General Purposes Committee Online
Thu 31/08/2023 11:00 Nomination Committee Proof House
Fri 1 – Sun 3/09/2023 Specimen carp fishing * Cambridgeshire
Thu 07/09/2023 11:00 Membership Court Proof House
Thu 07/09/2023 13:00 Court Lunch Proof House
Tue 12/09/2023 00:00 Past Masters Lunch HAC TBC
Thu 14/09/2023 12:00 Livery Lunch (7) * Proof House
Wed 27/09/2023 11:00 Livery Committee now 2 Oct Proof House
Thu 21-Sat 23/09/2023 Livery visit to Bilbao and the AYA factory Bilbao
Sun 24/09/2023 Woolmen’s Sheep drive and Livery Fair * Southwark Bridge
Thu 28/09/2023 12:00 Masters & Clerks Lunch (2) Proof House
Fri 29/09/2023 11:00 Election of the Lord Mayor * Guildhall
Tue 03/10/2023 11:00 GCCT Trustees meeting Online
Mon 02/10/2023 11:00 Livery Committee Proof House
Tue 03/10/2023 Lunch and Livery visit to the Goldsmith’s Fair * Goldsmiths’ Hall
Wed 04/10/2023 11:00 Proof House Committee Proof House
Wed 04/10/2023 14:00 Certification Panel and awards Proof House
Thu 05/10/2023 Livery talk ‘’ History, Rivalry and Patents’’ * SW1
Tue 10/10/2023 11:00 Membership Committee Online
Thu 12/10/2023 12:00 Livery Lunch (8) * Proof House
Thu 19/10/2023 11:00 Nomination Court Proof House
Thu 19/10/2023 13:00 Court Lunch Proof House
Tue 07/11/2023 17:30 Service of Thanksgiving * St Stephen Walbrook
Tue 07/11/2023 18:30 Nomination Dinner * Mansion House
Mon 06/11/2023 10:00 Garden of Remembrance St Paul’s
Sat 11/11/2023 00:00 Lord Mayor’s Show *
Wed 15/11/2023 11:00 General Purposes Committee Proof House
Tue 28/11/2023 British Red Cross Christmas Market * Guildhall
Thu 30/11/2023 12:00 Livery Lunch (9) * Proof House
Thu 07/12/2023 11:00 Christmas Court Proof House
Thu 07/12/2023 13:00 Court Lunch Proof House

*  open to all members of the Livery

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