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THE LONDON CULTURESEEKERS GROUP – Explore London’s history and culture whilst making new friends!

BISHOPSGATE INSTITUTE – Cultural Events – Talks, Walks, Debates, Literature, Music

THE CITY LIVERY CLUB is a convivial and modern Club looking onto the River Thames and enjoying a Club Room, restaurant and bar all overlooking the River, situated on the north bank of the Thames, next to Southwark Bridge and opposite the FT building. Meeting rooms and other facilities are also available. The Club also has a number of reciprocal arrangements with other Clubs in the UK and abroad – for example members can stay at The Little Ship Club.  The front entrance is located by the river on the Thames Path. There is a second entrance from Bell Wharf Lane. There is easy access by tube train and bus. The nearest tube stations are Cannon Street and Mansion House. Full Membership is open to Liverymen and Freemen of all the City Livery Companies.

FREE CLASSICAL MUSIC RECITALS at St Dunstan-in-the-West on Wednesdays from 1.15 pm to 2.00 pm. Select & click Services & Events

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George Daniels Lecture 30 Nov

The George Daniels Lecture, "Conservation, Craft and Clockmaking", given by Matthew Read, will be held at City University, London on 30 Nov at 1830. Admission is free.

City of London Freeman’s Guide

The City of London Freeman's Guide is a vital companion to the Freedom of the City of London as it is in modern times.

The Hain Sanders Research / Personal Development Award

The Clockmakers’ Company recently launched The Hain Sanders Research / Personal Development Award, the purpose of which is to assist professional clockmakers and watchmakers in the learning of new skills or enhancing their personal development, and to support scientists researching the measurement of time or a closely related project. Click here for the application form.

Lady Day Court Photographs

New Freemen were admitted and Freemen admitted to the Livery at the Lady Day Admissions Court on 12th April. click this link to see a selection of photographs taken at the event

The City and The Livery

Want to learn more about The City of London and The Livery? Then go to www.cityandlivery.co.uk. This website is packed with information and includes the latest edition of Cityview, the magazine of the City of London go to www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/about-the-city/about-us/Pages/publications.aspx.

National Benevolent Society of Watch & Clock Makers

Antiquarian Horological Society (AHS) Lectures

A formal affiliation was signed in 2014 between the WCC and the AHS. WCC Liverymen and Freemen are encouraged to attend the excellent AHS Lectures, which are free to WCC members and include teas before and wine afterwards, so are very social and interesting events. List of forthcoming lectures in London is on the AHS site.

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