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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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An Exciting Evening at The Mansion House

Thursday, 26 October 2017 - Conviviality,Livery News,The Gin Guild

The Gin Guild Installation in the Mansion House preceded the WCD Mansion House Banquet on October 12. It has been a great honour and privilege to have been Grand Rectifier of...

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The Scottish Charity Distillery Tour 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017 - Conviviality,Livery News

On a bright blustery day in early September, ten crews consisting of a Distiller and consort gathered at the historic and newly restored distillery of Annandale in the borders, for the...

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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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