Master’s Diary – October

Common Hall Рthe largest gathering of citizens for any municipal purpose in the City Рdates back to the 13th century.  On Midsummer day the assembled Liverymen elect new Sheriffs, and on Michaelmas Day they elect the Lord Mayor. Both are ceremonies ...

The Master’s Weekend in the City

The Master’s Weekend was held in the City to reinforce the Company’s links with the Square Mile and proved to be a fascinating exposure of the complexities of the area which held many surprises for even the most experienced City-watcher. Past Master...

The Master’s Reception at Charterhouse

The Charterhouse is a former Carthusian monastery in Clerkenwell, to the north of what is now Charterhouse Square. Since the dissolution of the monasteries in the 16th century – when all but one of the Carthusian Brothers was horribly executed – the house...