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Soldier of the Year 2020

Wednesday 30th September 2020


The Master was delighted to be able to present the Guild's Soldier of the Year award to Lance Corporal Graham......continue reading

Virtual Quizgo Bingo

Wednesday 23rd September 2020


“QUIZGO!”



In the old days, you shouted ‘bingo’ or ‘house’. In today’s COVID-19/digital age, many things are being reinvented, and that......continue reading

Virtual City Walk - Guildhall and Surroundings

Tuesday 15th September 2020


Once again, we were treated to another excellent virtual tour of the City of London, conducted by Katie Wignall of......continue reading

Virtual Treasure Hunt

Wednesday 26th August 2020


The Master continued with her virtual events by conducting a Virtual Treasure Hunt. The searchers, including the Master, had to......continue reading

Captain Sir Tom Documentary

Thursday 13th August 2020

We were delighted that on the day of the virtual ceremony to admit Captain Sir Tom Moore as an Honorary......continue reading

Virtual City Walk - Spitalfields

Wednesday 5th August 2020

Thanks to modern technology over 50 Guild members were privileged to join Katie Wignall, a London Blue Badge Guide on......continue reading

Virtual Magic Show with Alan Hudson

Wednesday 15th July 2020

The Master's second virtual event was the Magic Show with Alan Hudson. “How on earth does he do that!” and......continue reading

Virtual Afternoon Tea with the Master and Lord Mayor

Monday 29th June 2020

Another "first" for the Guild - our first virtual event! The Master was delighted to welcome Guild members who joined......continue reading

The Guild Welcomes Captain Sir Tom Moore

Wednesday 3rd June 2020

Captain Sir Tom Moore was welcomed as an Honorary Member of the Guild of Freemen of the City of London......continue reading

Guild honours Captain Sir Tom Moore

Monday 1st June 2020

Captain Sir Tom Moore will be admitted as an Honorary Member of the Guild of Freemen of the City of......continue reading

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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
 
 

 

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Virtual Treasures of the Tower Talk and Slideshow

Published - Wednesday 12th May 2021

Thank you to Guild member Garry Wykes for a fascinating talk tonight on the Tower of London and the beautiful......continue reading

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Virtual Smoked Salmon Tasting, with real smoked salmon!

Published - Wednesday 28th April 2021

Thank you to Lance Forman of H Forman & Son for an excellent talk about the world's best smoked salmon......continue reading

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Virtual City Walk - Royal Exchange & its environs

Published - Wednesday 14th April 2021

The Master would like to thank Peter Cave for a fascinating tour of the Royal Exchange and its environs tonight.......continue reading

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