Events

/Events
  • 1. Rewarding success2

WCoBM helps young people design & build new community spaces

In the summer WCoBM and its members contributed generously and supported a significant project organised by Build Up – a charitable organisation that runs practical construction projects for young people aged 6-20 to design and Read more…

Categories: Events, News, View all|
  • IMG_4048

The Master’s Weekend

A varied and fascinating weekend was arranged this year for the Master’s weekend, revealing the splendours of the North East. Beautiful sunshine and an England win in the World Cup was the icing on the Read more…

Categories: Events, News, View all|
  • Capture

New Events Calendar 2018 – OUT NOW!

The Master has organised a number of exciting social events for Liverymen, Freemen and Guests to enjoy in 2018. The events cover a broad range of interests so there is something for everyone!

Highlights include the Read more…

Categories: Events, News|
  • OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Happy Birthday, William Shakespeare!

On 22nd April, the Master was delighted to welcome the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress to his home town of Stratford-upon-Avon for the annual Shakespeare Birthday Celebrations. Watched by thousands, the day begins with a Read more…

Categories: Events, View all|
  • Virginia's new book The Burning Time

The Clerk Virginia Rounding’s launch of The Burning Time

A number of Liverymen and Freemen were invited to the launch party of Virginia Rounding’s latest book The Burning Time at St. Sepulchre-without-Newgate on 20th April.

An established author
Virginia is an established writer, author of biographies Read more…

Categories: Events, View all|
  • OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
  • OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
  • OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

6th City & Awards luncheon

In March we hosted our popular annual City & Awards luncheon at Apothecaries’ Hall – the oldest surviving Hall in the City of London. It’s an important event in the Company’s calendar and one of Read more…

Categories: Events, View all|
  • Pancake day race

We entered a team for the annual Livery Pancake Race

For the first time this year, the WCoBM entered a team for the annual Livery Pancake Race at Guildhall Yard. It is organised by the Worshipful Company of Poulters in collaboration with The
Cook & The Read more…

Categories: Events, View all|
  • SKM_C30817041315151

End of the line for Britain’s oldest factory

Three months after our visit in January to Britain’s oldest factory, the Whitechapel Bell Foundry cast its last batch of tower bells on 22nd March for the Museum of London before disposing of its
bell tuning Read more…

Categories: Events, View all|
  • Singing fun 3

Christmas Carols at the Tower

The annual Christmas Carol Service at the Tower of London in the historic and atmospheric Chapel Royal of St Peter ad Vincula in December has become so popular that early booking is advised. St Peter Read more…

Categories: Events, View all|
  • img_2770

Builders’ Merchants on National TV again at Lord Mayor’s Show!

On 12th November, the Worshipful Company of Builders’ Merchants (WCoBM) was among the 7,000 participants, 200 horses and 140 floats at this year’s Lord Mayor Show in London. The WCoBM float was in support of Read more…

Categories: Events, News, View all|
Skip to toolbar