Grant of Arms

The Coat of Arms was granted by the College of Arms in 1910.


The description is:

Arms: Argent on a cross gules enfiled in pale by two mural crowns or a rose of the first stalked and leaved proper.

Crest: Issuant from a mural crown or a demi dove wings expanded proper.

Motto: Londinii Defende Tuos Deus Optime Cives ("O, Most Gracious Lord, Defend Thy Citizens of London").

The cross is the cross of St. George, exactly as used in the Arms of the City of London, and the white rose is taken from the Arms of Cuthbert Wilkinson, the first Master.

Our Members

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Master's Final Dinner at Fishmongers' Hall
"Just a line to say how much we enjoyed the dinner last night, super seat thank you! Please convey our thanks to the Master for a wonderful evening, superb food and company and thank him for all his events over the past year, we have had great times.
We now look forward to the next year, different venues and events." - Mr P.B.

Reception and Supper at Grocers' Hall
"My guests and I really really enjoyed the Ceremony and the dinner at Grocers’ Hall last evening, I am still on a high with sheer pleasure, you, everyone there so kind and welcoming". Mrs A R

"It was good to meet you at last and on such an excellent evening in one of the nicest Livery Halls in the City.  Thank you for making it such a special evening for M and me.   It was so well organised and enjoyable.   The food was first class and the company good as well". Mr D B

RNLI Demonstration and Supper at the Little Ship Club
"Thank you SO much for arranging a most enjoyable evening. Once again, I was able to catch up on friends and make new acquantainces - all thanks to you for the excellent place settings.  The weather was kind to us, the food was amazing and everybody around our table was very happy with the service and the meal."  Ms V H

"Following the interesting demonstration Guild Members and their guests retired back inside the Little Ship Club for a stunning two-course supper with some excellent wine and tremendous companionship discussing the RNLI’s great work being achieved on the tidal Thames.​" Mr D K
 
 

 

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Tour of British Library and Supper at Carluccio's

Published - Tuesday 16th April 2019


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Admissions Ceremony April 2019

Published - Wednesday 10th April 2019

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Reception and Supper Barber Surgeons' Hall

Published - Wednesday 10th April 2019

The Master held his first black tie dinner at Barber-Surgeons' Hall where over 100 members and their guests enjoyed a......continue reading

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