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CBE Syl Saller

Tuesday, 7 January 2020 - Livery News

Syl Saller, who has been with Diageo for 20 years, was this week awarded a CBE ( Commander of the Order of the British Empire) for services to business and equality...

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Carol Service

Sunday, 29 December 2019 - Livery News

There are certain events in the Company calendar that evoke strong feelings, and the Carol Service is one of these. As glasses of Pommery Royal Brut Champagne were clinked between old...

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2019 Installation Dinner

Wednesday, 18 December 2019 - Livery News

Just before the Installation Dinner I spoke to the Assistant Clerk, Kim Lyons, about bringing a guest. She laughingly told me that there were 20 on a waiting list. So, another...

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Mansion House Banquet – Shaping tomorrow’s City today

Wednesday, 18 December 2019 - Livery News

We had the honour of holding this year’s Annual Livery Banquet in the Egyptian Hall at the Mansion House in the presence of the 691st Lord Mayor of London, Peter Estlin...

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The Scottish Distillers Dinner

Thursday, 26 September 2019 - Livery News

Thursday, 12 Septmber 2019 This year’s Scottish Distillers Dinner was held in the Signet Library in Parliament Square Edinburgh which is owned by the Society of Writers to her Majesty’s Signet...

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“Mastering the Range” – A field visit to A (London Scottish) Company at Pirbright

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 - Livery News

On Sunday 4th August, the Master and Steward, James Higgins, visited our Army Reserve Unit (A (London Scottish) Company at Pirbright in Surrey.   A Company, together with the other Companies...

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Master’s Blog – July 2019

Tuesday, 6 August 2019 - Livery News,Master's Blog

July is a busy month and  there were a number of key events in the month starting with the Innholders’ Dinner in Innholders’ Hall where the Master gave a short history...

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IWSC/Worshipful Company of Distillers spirits tasting not the hottest day of the year shock!

Wednesday, 31 July 2019 - Livery News

Vintners Hall hosted the 12th annual IWSC/Worshipful Company of Distillers spirits tasting on 30th July, always a popular event in the livery calendar and most unusually not the occurring on the hottest day...

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The Master’s Honorary Doctorate

Wednesday, 31 July 2019 - Livery News

On July 15 The Master received an Honorary Doctorate in Business Administration from the University of Greenwich in recognition of the support he has given to the Business School over the...

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