Tudor Pull 13th May 2018

Starting with a delightful ceremony at 0900hrs at Hampton Court, the Stele (a piece of old London Water Pipe representing Crown Jewels) is handed to Her Majesty’s Bargemaster to take aboard the “Gloriana” for the voyage down to the Tower of London. The procession passes Richmond at 1000hrs with a stop for refreshments and reaches … read more


Apprentice’s Barge Driving Race 20th April

Apprentice Barge Driving Event – 29th April   This event is to allow apprentices to try barge driving with a couple of Freemen Lightermen aboard. The PV Pocahontas will follow the event and the Company’s Barge “Apprentice Lighterman” will hopefully be under oar depending on the numbers of apprentices interested in trying Barge Driving. If you … read more


Knollys Rose 20th June 2018

KNOLLYS ROSE CEREMONY 2018 – DATE CHANGE This year’s Knollys Rose Ceremony will now be held on Wednesday 20th June 2018 instead of Tuesday 5th June 2018 as previously stated. The annual Knollys Rose Ceremony is where the Company of Watermen and Lightermen process to the Mansion House in order to present the Lord Mayor … read more


Freemen’s St Georges Day Luncheon 26th April

To be held on 26th April 2018 – flyers will be circulated asap. This is for Craft Owning Freemen only.


Freemen’s Luncheon 14th March

Freemen Luncheon – Wednesday 14th March 2018 The Master and Wardens invite you to join them at our forthcoming Freemen’s Luncheon being held at the Hall on Wednesday 14th March 2018. The Luncheon is open to all Craft Owning and Journeymen Freemen and you are most welcome to bring a business guest. Luncheon is 12.30pm … read more


Inter Livery Clay Shoot 2018

Wednesday 16th May 2018 at Holland and Holland shooting ground in Northwood, Middleesex, The cost is £180.00 per head. For more details please click on the link below of email Court Assistant Ted Gradosielski on ted.grade@thechapelbarn.com INTER LIVERY CLAY SHOOT 2018


Annual Dinner

The Company’ s Annual Dinner will be held on Tuesday 20th February 2018 at Fishmongers’ Hall. For full details and booking form please click on the link below 2. Invitation to Annual Dinner – Letter to All Freemen Tuesday 20th February 2018


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