Master’s Diary


6th October

Worshipful Company of Hackney Carriage Drivers’ Disneyland send-off

27th October
Installation Court General and Livery Dinner – Mansion House

6th November 

Royal British Legion Garden of Remembrance – St Paul’s

Lunch at Watermen’s Hall – Watermen’s Hall

Thanksgiving Service for the Lord Mayor – St Stephen Walbrook

8th November

Horners’ Company Ralph Anderson Lecture – Royal Society of Medicine

11th November

Lord Mayor’s Show

15th November

Management Consultants’ Company Global Symposium

22nd November

Pan Livery Breakfast meeting – Mercers’ Hall

Festival of St Cecilia – Westminster Cathedral

Lord Mayor’s Briefing for Masters & Clerks – Mansion House

Sir Lionel Denny Lecture, with Master’s Lady – Barber-Surgeons’ Hall

23rd November

Election Committee; Events & Marketing Committee

24th November

BMN Awards Luncheon – Hilton Park Lane

30th November

Mercers’ Livery Concert – Mercers’ Hall

6th December

3PWRR Carol Service – Canterbury Cathedral

7th December

Reception to launch Big Curry Lunch

8th December

Lunch with Her Majesty’s Judges – Old Bailey

Carol Service & Supper

14th December

City Centre’s Winter Warmer

19th December

Service of Nine Lessons & Carols, followed by Supper


9th January

Plaisterers’ Dinner for Masters & Clerks – Plaisterers’ Hall

10th January

Careers’ talk at Lammas School

15th January

Lunch with incoming & outgoing COs of 3PWRR

18th January

Livery Company Lunch – Grocers’ Hall

24th January

Master’s Committee & Court meeting – Painters’ Hall

1st February

Education & Training Sub Committee

5th February

Lord Mayor’s visit to Treloar’s

6th February

Livery Schools Link Showcase – Guildhall

12th February

Development Committee meeting – Ironmongers’ Hall

13th February

Inter-Livery Pancake Race – Guildhall

22nd February

Election Committee & Events Marketing Committee meetings

World Traders’ Tacitus Lecture – Guildhall

27th February

PR Company Dinner, Clerk only (Master snowed in) – Apothecaries’ Hall

2nd March

Commissioning of HMS FORTH

5th March

Lunch with Colonel Brennan Dwyer (3PWRR) and PM Day

Lynn Painter-Stainers’ Private View, with Master’s Lady (& IPM & his Lady) – Mall Galleries

8th March

I0BM 50th Anniversary Reception

Hackney Carriage Drivers’ Spring Court Dinner, with Clerk – Carpenters’ Hall

12th March

Construction Liveries Group meeting – Carpenters’ Hall

Modern Livery Companies Spring Dinner, with Senior Warden – Watermen’s Hall

14th March

Mansion House Scholarships Reception, with Master’s Lady & Clerk – Mansion House

Carpenters’ Livery Spring Dinner, with Master’s Lady & Clerk – Carpenters’ Hall

15th March

Lord Mayor’s Dinner for Masters – Mansion House

16th March

United Guilds’ Service & Lunch – St Paul’s

19th March

Master’s Committee, Court meeting & City & Awards Luncheon – Vintners’ Hall

21st March

WET 10 Debate – Guildhall

11th April

Big Curry Lunch – Guildhall

16th April

Charity & Education Committee meeting, Election Court, Annual Divine Service, Reception & Supper

3rd May

Company Golf Day

15th May

Festival of the Sons of the Clergy & Supper – St Paul’s Cathedral & Local restaurant

16th May

Inter-Livery Clay Shoot

Bart’s View Day Service & Reception

17th May

Inter-Livery Golf ‘Prince Arthur Cup’ – Walton Heath

22nd May

Visit to Neasden Temple

26th May

Visit to York Races

6th June

Master’s Reception for members retired from the industry – Aldermen’s Dining Room, Guildhall

7th June

Election Committee & Events & Marketing Committee meetings

8th-10th June

Ironbridge Livery Weekend

21st June

Master’s Committee, Court meeting & Summer Luncheon – Carpenters’ Hall

25th June

Election of Sheriffs & Lunch – Guildhall, followed by Painters’ Hall

6th-8th July 

Master’s Weekend – Durham

19th July

Historic Pub walk & supper

10th September

Charity & Education Committee & Education & Training Sub Committee meetings

11th September

Election Committee & Events & Marketing Committee meetings

13th September

Walk of all Livery Halls for Masters

19th September 

Lunch for new Liverymen & Freemen – Private Members’ Dining Room, Guildhall

25th September

Master’s Committee, Court meeting & Court Consorts’ & Guests’ Luncheon – Barber-Surgeons’ Hall

28th September

Hackney Carriage Drivers’ Magical Taxi Tour send-off – Canary Wharf

30th September

Sheepdrive across London Bridge

1st October

Election of Lord Mayor & Lunch – Guildhall, followed by Painters’ Hall

25th October

Installation Court & Dinner – Merchant Taylors’ Hall