The Company of
Watermen & Lightermen
of the River Thames

Forthcoming Events 2020

Journeymen Freemen’s Dinner 7th February 2020 

This is the second Journeymen Freemen’s Dinner following the great success of the event  last year. The Dress code – Jacket & Tie

Time 6.30pm reception for 7.00pm dinner- For tickets  please complete the booking form below and return to Martin Laws

Journeymen Freemen’s Dinner Friday 7th February 2020

All Freemen to the Company can invite one guest  to this event. The ticket price is £45.00 including VAT per head

Annual Dinner 18th February 2020

The Annual Dinner of the Company is due to be held at Fishmongers’ Hall (with the kind permission of the Court of the Fishmongers’ Company), London Bridge, London EC4 on Tuesday 18th February 2020 at 1830 for 1900hrs. The Master has asked Alderman Vincent Keaveny, as his guest and speaker.   

In recent years, the Master has been tasked with deciding on guests at the Annual Dinner and the Court decided this decision should continue to be left with each Master.

The Master, Tony Maynard continues to hope that Craft Owning Freemen will still bring business guests to the Annual Dinner, and in addition, the partners of Craft Owning Freemen will be equally welcome as guests when you apply for tickets.

Annual Dinner – Letter to Craft-Owning to bring guests and Ladies Tuesday 18th February 2020

Sands Cinema in Rothehithe – Film Night – Wednesday 11th March
Commencing at 6.00pm – two films will be shown followed by refreshments at The Norwegian Church and Seamen’s Mission. Sands Cinema March 2020

Freemen’s Luncheon 18th March 2020
Tickets are £79.00 per head.
Reception 12.30 for 1.00 luncheon
Dress Code Lounge Freemen’s Luncheon Wednesday 18th MARCH 2020

Lord Mayor’s Big Curry Luncheon on Thursday 2nd April

This will be held in the Guildhall following a reception in the Crypt. Details to follow.

26th Inter L.very Clay Shoot – Wednesday & Thursday, 13th & 14th May 2020 – save the date. At Holland & Holland Shooting Grounds – please contact Junior Warden Ted Gradosielski BEM if you want to join the Watermen’s Company team.

Inland Water Transport Squadron Dinner on 25th June

A dinner for the successors of the Inland Water Transport Squadron who as the 23rd Squadron Amphibious Engineers, were part of the Royal Engineers.

Details to follow.

Summer Fish Supper at the Kitchen on 24th July
A barbeque fish supper at the Kitchen at All Hallows by the Tower on 24th July.

Details to follow.

The Company of Watermen and Lightermen, Watermen's Hall, 16 - 18 St-Mary-at-Hill, London, EC3R 8EF

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