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Carol Service 2018

The Company’s Annual Carol service took place at our church, St Lawrence Jewry where those attending were able to loosen their vocal chords at the reception with a glass or two of Pommery...

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Consort Event – Beefeater Gin

The Immediate Past Mistress Distiller, Philippa Burrough held the first ever Livery Consorts event for the Worshipful Company of Distillers on 8thNovember 2018 at Beefeater Gin, prior to standing down as...

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2018 Installation Dinner

None of our set piece events are more eagerly anticipated than the Installation ceremony and Dinner, and this year was no exception. Following the reception and warmed by copious amounts of...

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Chris Parker

Chris Parker, an obituary

It is with great sadness to report the passing of Christopher Parker who died in August whilst on holiday in Scotland. He joined the Livery in 1991, becoming a Court Assistant...

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The Worshipful Company of Distillers

The Worshipful Company of Distillers is a Livery Company of the City of London dating back to the reign of King Charles I.

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Master's Blog

Master’s Blog – November

Another busy month to finish my year. I was delighted to be asked to be a Guard of Honour at the Lord Mayor’s Show. This entailed greeting the new Lord Mayor...

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Industry News

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UK hospitality channel welcomes Government decision to scrap “settled status” fees

Courtesy of Just Drinks Trade organisations for the UK’s on-premise and restaurant industries have welcomed a move by the country’s Prime Minister to abandon a plan to charge EU citizens a fee to...

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Fire contained at Remy Cointreau’s Mount Gay rum distillery

Courtesy of Just Drinks A fire earlier this week at the home distillery of Remy Cointreau’s rum brand, Mount Gay, has been extinguished. Read the full article here...

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Manchester Gin to open new distillery

Courtesy of The Drinks Report: Manchester Gin will open a new city centre distillery in the heart of Manchester in 2019 Read the full article here...

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Four Pillars Australian Christmas Gin launched

Courtesy of The Drinks Report: Love Drinks has announced the launch of Four Pillars Australian Christmas Gin 2018 for its third festive season Read the full article here...

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December 2017

Distillate 2017

The annual news summary, Distillate, with the activities of the Livery and its Master, Richard Watling can be downloaded from this link.

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