Livery News

Carol Service 2018

Friday, 11 January 2019 - Livery News

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

Monday, 17 December 2018 - Conviviality,Livery News

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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Chris Parker

Chris Parker, an obituary

Thursday, 1 November 2018 - Livery News

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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April Dinner 2018

Thursday, 10 May 2018 - Conviviality,Livery News

The setting of this year’s April dinner was the magnificent Vintners’ Hall. As London roasted outside to a blistering 27C, making this the hottest April 19 on record, 140 members of the Livery...

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City Debate 2018

Distillers’ City Debate 2018

Thursday, 26 April 2018 - Livery News

“This House believes that family companies think about the long term, publicly-owned companies focus on the now” ...

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The Distillers’ Charity Auction 2018 Raises Over £200,000

Wednesday, 18 April 2018 - Livery News

The evening of Tuesday 10 April saw the second Distillers’ Charity Auction raise total proceeds of £212,000 from the sale of an incredible collection of rare whiskies at Mercers’ Hall in...

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Distillers’ Charity Auction – Tuesday 10 April 2018

Tuesday, 27 February 2018 - Livery News

The Livery’s second Distillers’ Charity Auction takes place at Mercers’ Hall in the heart of the City of London on Tuesday 10 April 2018. Hosted by David Elswood, international auctioneer from...

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New Years Honours for Ian Harris and Desmond Payne

Monday, 1 January 2018 - Livery News

Many congratulations to Ian Harris and Desmond Payne for their MBEs, as announced in the Queens Honours list. Ian and Desmond are both legends in their own fields in the drinks...

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December 2018

Distillate 2018