January Blog

The year began with the The City of London New Year Service at St Michael’s Cornhill. The annual event is held for those working in the City and members of the City livery companies. It was lead by the Rector of St Michael’s, Bishop Stephen Platten, and the lessons...

Planning and Transportation Committee Dinner

In my roles as Master of the Company and as Chairman of New London Architecture I was kindly invited to be the guest of honour at the Annual Dinner of the City’s Planning and Transportation. The event was held in Guildhall Library and attended by all the great...

Master’s Diary – October

Common Hall – the largest gathering of citizens for any municipal purpose in the City – dates 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 ...