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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…

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Students love builders’ merchants!

The Worshipful Company of builders’ merchants (WCoBM) recently exhibited at the annual Livery Schools Link (LSL) Showcase in Guildhall to help raise the profile of our industry among students. It’s the third year the WCoBM Read more…

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Master invited to open Monument Tools’ new Showroom & Training Centre

In March the Master was invited to visit Monument Tools at its Hackbridge headquarters to open its new Showroom and Training Centre.

The opening of the new Centre represents the latest investment by the family to Read more…

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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
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WCoBM welcomes seven new Liverymen at Installation Dinner

Our Livery goes from strength to strength with the recent admission of seven new Liverymen. Among the new members are familiar faces in the industry. They include: Tim Allen, NMBS; Jamie Atkinson, JT Atkinson; John Read more…

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Livery Briefing October 2016

The latest briefing for topics discussed at the Livery Committee meeting, plus an update on annual events of interest to Liverymen.

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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
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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…

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New Events Calendar 2017 – Now Out!

The Master has organised a number of exciting social events for Liverymen, Freemen and Guests to enjoy in 2017.

The events cover a broad range of interests so there is something for everyone! This year we Read more…

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WCoBM supports training and development with new Bursary

Our Livery Company is introducing a new Bursary to support individuals in small, independent builders’ merchants in training and education. We’re looking for high achievers in small merchants, or those keen to further their careers Read more…

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