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  • The Master with Santa

Christmas Carol Service & Supper 2013

On 13th December 2013, the Company’s annual Carol Service took place at the Tower of London in the historic Chapel Royal of St Peter Ad Vincula, followed by Supper at Watermen’s Hall nearby. The Service Read more…

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Builders’ Merchants National TV debut at Lord Mayor’s Show

The Worshipful Company of Builders’ Merchants (WCoBM) was among the 7,000 participants and 13th of 155 Floats at this year’s Lord Mayor’s Show in London.
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Builders’ Merchants on TV

Few would expect the Worshipful Company of Builders’ Merchants to have put time and money into promoting the industry to get the Get Britain Building message on to BBC TV and across to a wide Read more…

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  • The Master and his wife Linda

John Poore is installed as the new Master

John Poore is installed as the new Master of the Worshipful Company of Builders’ Merchants. The installation ceremony took place in the historic Grocers’ Hall on 24th October 2013, followed by a formal black tie Read more…

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Electing the next Lord Mayor of London

No matter how many times you see or take part in it, electing a Lord Mayor of London is an impressive event. Only Liverymen may elect a Lord Mayor. The Guildhall itself is pretty impressive Read more…

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Flock of Sheep cross London Bridge

On the 29th September, The Worshipful Company of Woolmen invoked the right of Freeman of the City of London to drive their sheep across London Bridge. It’s one of London’s oldest traditions. The aim is Read more…

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Annual Inter-Livery walk

Annual Inter-Livery walk a success despite the rain!

On the 19th September the annual Inter Livery walk took place. Twenty-one Masters accompanied by a member of their Livery, Wardens and Past Masters walked 8.5 miles around Read more…

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The important role of Builders’ Merchants and the Construction industry to Britain’s recovery

Last year The Worshipful Company of Builders’ Merchants, established in 1961, was granted a Royal Charter. Its Master Andrew Day explains the main aims of the Livery, and why it matters, as it prepares to Read more…

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What’s Smoking at Forman’s?

What’s Smoking at Forman’s?

Earlier in the year, Liverymen, Freeman and guests had the unique opportunity of visiting Britain’s oldest salmon curer H Forman & Sons. Established in 1905, the Smokery remains family-run and is conveniently Read more…

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WCoBM Newsletter April 2013

Our newsletter continues to grow and this issue is packed with write-ups on events, profiles on members and Royal acknowledgements for two Liverymen!

WCoBM Newsletter April 2013

 

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