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Virtual Tour of Lloyd's of London

Wednesday 24th March 2021

An excellent turnout from Guild members this afternoon, over 100 people joined the Zoom call to hear an enlightening talk......continue reading

Virtual Chocolate Tasting (with real chocolate!)

Friday 12th March 2021

Thank you to Jennifer Earle of Chocolate Ecstasy Tours for a fabulous event last night. Her knowledge and passion shone......continue reading

Court Assistant Dorothy Saul-Pooley raising money for the homeless

Tuesday 9th March 2021

I had hoped to walk the Camino to Santiago de Compostela in June this year, to raise funds for Crisis,......continue reading

Condolences to the Family of Captain Sir Tom Moore

Wednesday 3rd February 2021


The Master and all the members of the Guild of Freemen of the City of London send their condolences to......continue reading

Virtual City Walk - Fleet Street and Holborn

Wednesday 3rd February 2021


Thank you to Katie Wignall of lookup.london for another fascinating City tour last night, around Fleet Street and Holborn on......continue reading

Steven Morson appointed Honorary Editor

Tuesday 2nd February 2021

The Master is delighted to announce the appointment of Guild member Steven Morson as the new Honorary Editor of the Freeman......continue reading

Clerk Christine Cook retires

Thursday 28th January 2021

The Master would like to thank Christine Cook for all her good work as Clerk to the Guild of Freemen......continue reading

Virtual Cheese Tasting, with Real Cheese!

Monday 18th January 2021

Wonderful Virtual Cheese Tasting (with Real Cheese!) last night. Andy Swinscoe of The Courtyard Dairy in Yorkshire is knowledgeable and......continue reading

Virtual Meet the Clerk

Monday 11th January 2021

The Master would like to thank the Court and Members for an excellent turnout for Monday night’s inaugural meet the......continue reading

Jeremy Cross Appointed as Clerk

Monday 4th January 2021

The Master is delighted to welcome the Guild's new Clerk, Jeremy Cross, who took up his post on 4th January......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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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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