The Court

The Court



The Right Honourable The Lord Mayor, Alderman Charles Bowman (photo City of London)

Centenary Master 2008-09

Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal

Honorary Chaplain

The Very Revd Dr David Ison Dean of St Paul's


The Master


Senior Warden

Mrs Elizabeth A Thornborough

Renter Warden

Sheriff Neil Redcliffe JP

Junior Warden

Alderman John Garbutt, JP

Under Warden

Mrs Ann-Marie Jefferys MEd, BA (Hons), PGCE, NPQH

Past Master

Mr Terry Nemko, JP FCA

Past Master

Mrs Anne E Holden

Past Master

Dr John A Smail, JP BDS(Hons) LDS RCS

Past Master

Lady Cooksey OBE DL

Past Master

Alderman Sir David H Wootton

Past Master

Mr Peter R Allcard

Court Assistant

Mr David AJ Wilson

Court Assistant

Mr Christopher J Walton, FIod MBA BA

Court Assistant

Councillor Lisa Rutter

Court Assistant

Mr Adrian Waddingham, CBE FIA

Court Assistant

Councillor Christopher M Hayward, CC

Court Assistant

Ms Dorothy Saul-Pooley, LLB(Hons) FRAeS MRIN

Court Assistant

Alderman and Sheriff Timothy R Hailes JP

Court Assistant

Mr Stephen J Osborne ACIS

Court Assistant

Dorothy Newlands of Lauriston BA FSA Scot

Court Assistant

Mr Keith Bottomley CC ACIB PGDiplCM

Past Masters Emeritus

Mr Harold Gould, OBE JP DL BA FCA


Mr Rex S Johnson, FRIBA DiplArch FCIArb

Sir Clive H Martin, OBE TD DL

Mr Joseph CFB Byllam-Barnes, FCIB FFA FRSA

Mr David MB Irving, FIH

Mr Richard D Agutter, JP FCA

Mrs Barbara P Newman, CBE CC

Mr Gordon M Gentry, BSc FRSA FSA Scot

Mrs Pauline Halliday, OBE

Mr Anthony JK Woodhead, CBE FCA

Mr J Don Lunn, FInstT FInstD

Guild Assistants

Mr Peter Lewis-Crown, OBE FInstD

Professor Joe L Herzberg, BSc MBBS MPhil FRCPsych

Guild Officers


Christine Cook

Assistant Clerk

Judith Westall, BSc

Beadle & Toastmaster

Mr John Hollingsworth

Our Members

""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



Guild News View All News

Supper and RNLI Demonstration - Little Ship Club

Published - Wednesday 6th June 2018

On a beautiful summers evening members of the Guild and guests gathered at the Little Ship Club for a pleasant......continue reading

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Visit to The Motor House, RAC Woodcote Park and lunch

Published - Tuesday 5th June 2018

The Master continued to share his passion for motoring by inviting Guild members and their guests to the Royal Automobile......continue reading

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Annual Service 2018

Published - Thursday 3rd May 2018

The Master was delighted that the Dean of St Paul's The Very Revd Dr David Ison conducted the Guild's Annual Service......continue reading

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