The Guild of Freemen Magazine, 1st issue, March 1912

The Guild of Freemen Magazine, 1st issue, March 1912The benefits of membership are:

 
  • A full programme of social events, ranging from events of historical interest, dinners and receptions in historic locations, to an Annual Banquet with the Lord Mayor at the Guildhall, and an Annual Service in the church of St Lawrence Jewry next Guildhall. The events provide members and their guests the opportunity to meet fellow Freemen, to pursue their common interests in the City of London, and to visit places not normally open to the public.
  • The Guild's Journal, which reports on the previous year's activities and functions, details of the forthcoming year's events and contains articles of general interest.
  • Access to an exclusive members' area of the website.
  • Participation in activities organised by special interest groups within the Guild, such as the Golfing Society.
  • Opportunity to join the City Livery Yacht Club, which is exclusive to members of Livery Companies and the Guild of Freemen.
  • Eligibility to apply for membership of the City Livery Club which shares the facilities of the Little Ship Club, Bell Wharf Lane, Upper Thames Street, between Mansion House and Cannon Street underground stations. Amongst its many attractions, the club has popular bar and dining room facilities and a comfortable and well-appointed anteroom where coffee is always available.
  • Through a reciprocal arrangement between the Guild and the Honourable Company of Freemen of the City of London of North America, members can apply to attend selected events of the Honourable Company during visits to North America. Their webiste is http://freemenlondon.org

Our Members

""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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