Company Calendar

The Company runs a comprehensive programme of events throughout the year, many of which are open to all Freemen, while others are attended by the Master, in his official capacity, and by the Court. The full key to all events is as follows:      


Memorial Barge Driving Event

16 September 2018. The Steve Faldo Memorial Barge Driving Event is a great Thames spectacle and the watermen’s way of commemorating the Marchioness Disaster on 20 August 1989, the race taking its name from Steve Faldo, skipper of the Marchioness on that fateful evening. The event tests the barge crews’ navigational skills as they follow the … read more


Open House at Watermens Hall

All tickets for the Open House have now been allocated. If you do not have a ticket I am afraid you  will  not be able to come in. 22 September 2018. Watermen’s Hall is once again open to the public for guided tours on  Saturday 22 September, as part of the Open London Weekend.  This is the … read more


Freemen’s Luncheon – October 2018

Our next Freemen’s Luncheon will be held at Watermen’s Hall on Tuesday 16 October 2018, when The Master very much hopes that hopes that you will be able to attend. Our guest speaker will be Mickola Wilson, Past Master of the Worshipful Company of Chartered Surveyors, who was involved in the creation and development of the … read more


Freemen’s Luncheon – November 2018

The November Freemen’s  Luncheon will be held on the 13th of November. Full details will be available in due course.


Examining Committee

The next Examining Committee will be held on 26th of of November. For more information  and  any enquiries please contact Kelly LeSeuf  at the Hall training@watermenshall.org  


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