Winter Livery Dinner at Goldsmiths’ Hall

Jan 30, 2017

Nearly 170 members of the Company and their guests attended our Winter Livery Dinner at Goldsmiths’ Hall on 26 January 2017. This is the most magnificent of Halls, as can be seen below, and a wonderful time was had by all.    

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News from the Golf Section

Jan 19, 2017

REPORT FROM THE GOLF SECTION from Liveryman Jeff Medlock   At this time of the year when struggling to play golf in wet, windy and uncomfortable conditions golfers’ thoughts turn to visions of warm, sunny days when the ball flies higher and longer, putts become truer and fall in the hole and scores become more…

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Carol Service – 14 December 2016

Dec 15, 2016

The Company’s annual Carol service took place this year at the Church of St Lawrence Jury on 14 December. Master Sally Bridgeland had planned the service meticulously and involved participation by two choirs – the London Welsh Camerata (much to the Clerk’s delight!) and the London Steiner School (where the Master’s son attends). It was…

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Livery Lecture at Staple Inn Hall – 17 November 2016

Nov 18, 2016

We recently held our annual lecture at Staple Inn Hall – the home of the actuarial profession. Nearly 50 Masters attended the event and all thoroughly enjoyed the lecture given by Mr John Kay, CBE on “Risk and uncertainty in finance and business – an annotated history”.

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Lord Mayor’s Show – 12 November 2016

Nov 12, 2016

We Actuaries took part in the Modern Companies’ float again this year.  Our three participants were the Master, the Master’s son Colin and Liveryman Emma McWilliam. Here they are – walking in the rain!

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Would you be prepared to volunteer to provide financial education to children in London?

Nov 4, 2016

Through the Livery Schools Link, we have opportunities for volunteers to help with financial education in schools, coordinated by the Tower Hamlets Education Business Partnership (THEBP). Tower Hamlets Education Business Partnership (THEBP) is a leading education charity preparing young people for the future by providing best-in-class programmes, enriching education, training and development. By connecting schools and businesses they foster…

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Master and Junior Warden abseil for charity

Oct 14, 2016

On the 14 October 2016 the Master, Sally Bridgeland, and the Junior Warden, Nick Salter, abseiled down the spire of St Lawrence Jury at Guildhall. As a consequence, they raised nearly £10,000 for the Lord Mayor’s Appeal Charity. Getting ready.…. Off we go…   Down at last…

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Ten new members admitted

Oct 8, 2016

At the Company’s Court meeting on Thursday 6 October 2016, 5 new Freemen joined the Company and 5 existing Freemen were made Liverymen of the Company. This increase in our numbers is due to the hard and effective work of our Membership Committee.

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Master’s newsletter and an update on the Master’s Weekend

Sep 21, 2016

Below is a link to download a copy of the Master’s newsletter and an update on the Master’s Weekend: masters-newsletter-september-2016.pdf

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