The Stationers' Company
The City of London Livery Company for the Communications and Content Industries

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November 2022

Stationers' Gin Tasting

Stationers' Gin Tasting

24 NOVEMBER 2022

Why did 18th century Londoners consume two pints of gin a week? The answer, a group of Stationers learned when they visited the only gin distillery within the Square Mile, is that it was cheaper than beer – and because the alcohol killed most bacteria, gin was also healthier.

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The Lord Mayor's Show

The Lord Mayor's Show

15 NOVEMBER 2022

Saturday, 12 November 2022 saw The City erupt in colour and noise as the Lord Mayor's show passed through.

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New Freeman

New Freeman

14 NOVEMBER 2022

At the Master and Wardens' meeting today, Monday, 14 November, the Master  brought one new Freeman into the Company.

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Silent Ceremony - 11 November 2022

Silent Ceremony - 11 November 2022

14 NOVEMBER 2022

On Friday, 11 November the traditional Silent Ceremony at which the Lord Mayor Elect was officially admitted as Lord Mayor of the City of London took place and The Rt Hon. The Lord Mayor Nicholas Stephen Leland Lyons  took up his role  as the 694th Lord Mayor of the City of London.

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The Garden of Remembrance at St Paul's Cathedral

The Garden of Remembrance at St Paul's Cathedral

7 NOVEMBER 2022

This morning, Monday, 7 November 2022, the Master took part in the annual creation of  the Garden of Rembembrance in St Paul's Churchyard. 

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Christmas Gift ideas from Bound by Veterans

Christmas Gift ideas from Bound by Veterans

7 NOVEMBER 2022

Members of the Stationers’ Company may already be looking for Christmas presents for family and friends, in which case you may want to take a look at the products of Bound by Veterans, the charity supporting wounded, injured and sick ​(WIS) ​servicemen and women by providing therapeutic training in bookbinding.

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An amazing  50 years with the Times

An amazing 50 years with the Times

7 NOVEMBER 2022

Members will be interested to watch this fascinating interview from Times Radio with former Court Assistant, Michael Binyon OBE, who is talking about and celebrating his 50 years as a journalist with The Times! 

 

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Stationers' Innovation Excellence Awards - 2022

Stationers' Innovation Excellence Awards - 2022

3 NOVEMBER 2022

On Monday 31 October Stationers' Hall was delighted to welcome the shortlisted entries for the Innovation Excellence Awards.  These formed an exhibition  prior to the lunch after which the awards were announced. 

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BOSS Leaders of the Future Conference: Being the Best Version of You, Thursday 24th November from 10.30 - 3.30pm at Kimpton Clocktower, Manchester

BOSS Leaders of the Future Conference: Being the Best Version of You, Thursday 24th November from 10.30 - 3.30pm at Kimpton Clocktower, Manchester

2 NOVEMBER 2022

Stationers will be interested to note that the BOSS Leaders of the Future Committee have  announced that  Leanne Spencer will be their keynote speaker and she will present The Cadence Approach: the secret to beating burnout and performing in life and work.

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The Company’s first publishing and bookselling event since the Hall reopened

The Company’s first publishing and bookselling event since the Hall reopened

1 NOVEMBER 2022

Over fifty Stationers and guests were at the Hall on 31st October for the Company’s first publishing and bookselling event since the Hall reopened. It was the second event that we have organised in partnership with the publishing networking group Byte the Book, following an earlier Zoom event during the first lockdown.

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October 2022

Lord Mayor Rides around the City

Lord Mayor Rides around the City

28 OCTOBER 2022

On Friday, 28 October the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress rode through the City of London on horseback, making various stops along the way, to raise awareness of and fundraise for The Lord Mayor’s Appeal.

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Five New Freemen

Five New Freemen

24 OCTOBER 2022

At the Master and Wardens’ meeting  on Monday, 24 October 2022 the Master brought five new Freemen into Membership.

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