The Court

The Court

Appointments

Patron

The Right Honourable The Lord Mayor, Alderman Vincent Keaveny

Centenary Master 2008-09

Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal

Honorary Chaplain

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

Directors

The Master

Alderman John Garbutt, JP, FRSA, FRGS, FCSI

Senior Warden

Christopher J Walton, FIod MBA BA

Renter Warden

Lisa Rutter

Junior Warden

Adrian Waddingham, CBE FIA

Under Warden

Deputy Christopher M Hayward, CC

Senior Past Master

Terry Nemko, JP FCA

Past Master

Mrs Barbara P Newman, CBE

Past Master

Anthony JK Woodhead, CBE FCA

Past Master

Mr J Don Lunn, FInstT FInstD

Past Master

Mrs Anne E Holden

Past Master

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

Past Master

Alderman Sir David H Wootton

Past Master

Peter R Allcard

Past Master

John L Barber, DL MRICS FASI FGIS

Past Master

Neil Redcliffe JP

The Immediate Past Master

Mrs Ann-Marie Jefferys MEd, PGCE, LLM

Court Assistant

Dorothy Saul-Pooley, LLB(Hons) FRAeS FRIN

Court Assistant

Stephen J Osborne ACIS

Court Assistant

Dorothy Newlands of Lauriston BA FSA Scot

Court Assistant

Deputy Keith Bottomley CC ACIB PGDiplCM

Court Assistant

Richard Miller, JP

Court Assistant

Alistair Mitchelhill

Guild Assistant

Professor Joe L Herzberg, BSc MBBS MPhil FRCPsych

Guild Officers

Clerk

Kate Pink

Assistant Clerk

Martin Budds

Beadle & Toastmaster

John Hollingsworth

Our Members

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Annual Banquet at Guildhall

"A veritable tour de force; stunning atmosphere, seriously impressive food and a funny judge..what’s not to like!
Well done everyone" - Mrs J.D.

"A triumph" - Mr A.W."

"..a brilliant evening at Guildhall last night. The event was spectacular and we, our guests and everyone around us enjoyed it tremendously. A great highlight of a fantastic year" - Mr J.H.

"A magnificent evening was had by all" - Mr K.B.

"It really was the most wonderful and unforgettable evening " - Mrs K.J.

"It was a great privilege to be present of Friday evening on such a splendid occasion.  What a truly stunning and memorable evening. The organisation, the pageantry and the attention to detail was remarkable. A and I enjoyed it all enormously" - C H.C.


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
 
 

 

Guild News View All News

Soldier of the Year

Published - Wednesday 6th October 2021

The Master Mrs Ann-Marie Jefferys, her husband Dr David Jefferys and Assistant Clerk Judith Westall visited 253 (London) Provost Company in......continue reading

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Master's Holiday to Malta

Published - Sunday 3rd October 2021

Thank you to the Master for arranging such an interesting schedule for the Guild holiday in Malta.

Excursions included the Pro-Cathedral......continue reading

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Guild members installed as Sheriffs

Published - Tuesday 28th September 2021

Guild of Freemen members Aldermen Alison Gowman and Nicholas Lyons were installed as Sheriffs in the Guildhall witnessed at the Admissions Ceremony and afterwards......continue reading

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