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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…

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WCoBM Newsletter October 2016

WCoBM Newsletter October 2016

In this issue we remember three Past Masters who sadly passed away this year. A tribute to each is on Page 4 and 5.

The newsletter also covers the well-attended Master’s weekend in Read more…

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New Master installed

On 20th October 2016 Stephen Turner BA was installed as the new Master of the Worshipful Company of Builders’ Merchants (WCoBM). The installation ceremony took place at Drapers’ Hall, which was founded over 600 years Read more…

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Merchants back in London’s Lord Mayor Show

The Worshipful Company of Builders’ Merchants (WCoBM) will once again have a float in the Lord Mayor’s Show on Saturday 12th November. The float will be in support of their Honorary Liveryman, Alderman Dr Andrew Read more…

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Tribute to Past Master John O’Carroll-Bailey

Shortly after the sad news of Past Master John Hauxwell we heard of Past Master John O’Carroll-Bailey, who also recently passed away following a battle with cancer.

Below is a tribute to John by Past Master Read more…

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Tribute to Past Master John Hauxwell

It is with great sadness to report that Past Master John Hauxwell past away recently following a short illness. His wife Barbara was at his side.

John was born just before the war in 1938, christened Read more…

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The Master presents the Burgee Flag to the Beckenham & Penge Sea Cadets

The Company has close links with the Beckenham & Penge Sea Cadets and at a recent Awards ceremony, the Master Leo Martin presents the Burgee Flag to one of the cadets.

For more information on Read more…

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WCoBM Newsletter April 2016

WCoBM Newsletter April 2016

In this latest issue of our newsletter, we remind members of the exciting events planned this year for Liverymen, Freemen and Guests to enjoy. Much thought goes into organising these events to Read more…

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Our Livery expands with new members

Our Livery continues to grow with nine new Liverymen and ten new Freemen this year. Five new Liverymen were admitted at the Election Court General on 18th April. Congratulations to you all.

In October, four Liverymen Read more…

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WCoBM celebrates successes of BMF students

The Worshipful Company of Builders’ Merchants (WCoBM) hosted its 5th City & Awards luncheon in March at the City’s historic Saddlers’ Hall. The popular luncheon has become an important event in the Company’s calendar, recognising Read more…

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