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City Giving Day Launch 2020

Tuesday 25th February 2020

The Master-elect, Ann-Marie Jefferys (who is also Chairman of the Guild of Freemen's Charity Trustees) attended the launch of the......continue reading

Visit to the Foreign & Commonwealth Office and Lunch

Friday 21st February 2020

The Master arranged a super visit to the Foreign & Commonwealth Office. We were privileged to have Graham Holland as......continue reading

Joining and Welcoming Ceremony January 2020

Wednesday 22nd January 2020

The Master and Court were delighted to approve 30 applications for Guild membership and to welcome 19 new members at......continue reading

Burns Supper Leathersellers' Hall

Wednesday 22nd January 2020

That was fun! From the Master, resplendent in highland dress, addressing the haggis (yes, he did learn it!) to the......continue reading

Tour of Mansion House

Monday 13th January 2020


The Master arranged a day out at the Mansion House, the home of the Lord Mayor of the City of......continue reading

Carol Service at St Stephen Walbrook

Tuesday 17th December 2019

The Master invited the London Nordic Choir to the Guild's Carol Service at St Stephen Walbrook, the Lord Mayor's church.......continue reading

Annual Banquet Guildhall 2020

Friday 6th December 2019

“A veritable tour de force” “stunning atmosphere” “seriously impressive food” “spectacular” “highlight of a fantastic year” “a truly stunning and......continue reading

Lord Mayor's 800th Anniversary Awards 2020

Friday 6th December 2019

The Chairman of the Guild's Charity, Senior Warden Ann-Marie Jefferys, presented the Guild's annual prize At the Lord Mayor's 800th......continue reading

Tour of British Museum

Tuesday 19th November 2019

The Master took two groups of Guild members and their guests to the British Museum. Our guide was the most......continue reading

Lord Mayor's Show and Lunch 2020

Saturday 9th November 2019

Sixty-six members and guests had a very good view of the Lord Mayor's Show from our stand opposite St Paul's,......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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Swan Upping

Published - Wednesday 21st July 2021

The Master Ann-Marie Jefferys, Guild members and their guests had a wonderful day yesterday Swan Upping at Henley.

The weather was glorious......continue reading

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City Gardens Walk on 19th July

Published - Monday 19th July 2021

The Master Ann-Marie Jefferys would like to thank Peter Tompkins for a fascinating tour of City Gardens and their accompanying......continue reading

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Installation of the Master and Wardens

Published - Wednesday 30th June 2021


It was wonderful to finally be able to hold the delayed Installation for Master Ann-Marie Jefferys and her Wardens at......continue reading

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