11 SEPTEMBER 2019
Freeman Richard Gilpin, a volunteer in the Stationers' Library, has written this feature inspired by material on the Company's Barge which he prepared for the display cabinets at Stationers' Hall. Main image: The Stationers' Barge. E W Cooke, 1829. Hand-coloured copy by R Granger Barrett, 1972.
25 APRIL 2019
Liveryman Mike Clarke (Hon almoner at the time of this feature) writes:
So what does the Honorary almoner actually do?
In my three years as honorary Almoner of the Stationers' Company I have probably been asked that question at least once on every occasion I have attended a function at the Hall.