10 MAY 2023
The Prince and Princess of Wales hosted a garden party in Buckingham Palace with the Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh on 9 May 2023. The Master and her consort, Liveryman Colin Wells, attended and can be seen in the photo wearing their respective badges.
3 MAY 2023
Exciting news from Liveryman Ali Strachan of Shepherds, Sangorski & Sutcliffe and Zaehnsdorf regarding the Bibles to be used at the Coronation on 8 May.
2 MAY 2023
Two former Lord Mayors were caught in a snap in front of their respective portraits on the Crush Landing last week. Past Master Sir Clive Martin who was Lord Mayor in 1999 to 2000 and Liveryman Vincent Keaveny who was Lord Mayor in 2021-2022 were both passing through Stationers' Hall and we were delighted to catch the moment.
26 APRIL 2023
On 25 April 2023, as a precursor to the Foundation Festival, the Master and Wardens Committee met to preside over two ceremonies; a ceremony to present the cohort of bursary recipients from 2022 with their bursary certificate and another to give those bursary recipients who had successfully completed their course the Freedom of the Company .
26 APRIL 2023
The Worshipful Company of Stationers and Newspaper Makers sends all good wishes and congratulations to Honorary Freeman and Liveryman His Majesty King Charles III and Her Majesty Queen Camilla on their Coronation.
24 APRIL 2023
Liveryman Dr Gordon Johnson has provided this report, a fuller version of which will appear in the next issue of Stationers' News.
This year marks the 350th Anniversary of the Hall. Drawing on the archive, the evening was designed to celebrate this and to reveal something of the broader history of the Company by doing so. The event was live-streamed giving access to an audience across the world.
17 APRIL 2023
At a special meeting of the Master and Wardens this afternoon the Master brought two new Freemen into the Company.
17 APRIL 2023
At the Master and Wardens' meeting on the morning of 17 April the Master was pleased to admit ten new Freemen to the Company as follows:
13 APRIL 2023
Court Assistant Doug Wills calls to attention The 2023 Hugh Cudlipp Memorial Lecture.
The lecture, hosted by the London Press Club and supported by the Daily Mirror, will address 'The Battle for the Truth. Hard choices on the frontline with the Kyiv Independent.’
3 APRIL 2023
Liveryman Martyn Eustace brings to our attention an event to celebrate the achievements of the paper industry. It was held on Wednesday, 22nd March 2023 on the House of Commons Terrace.
29 MARCH 2023
At the 8th Reflections of The Lord Mayor Gala Evening our Reflections speaker is Alderman Vincent Keaveny, the 693rd Lord Mayor of London. We are privileged to hear from the first Irish Lord Mayor of London – and a member of our Company – in the august surroundings of our Hall.
28 MARCH 2023
At the Court Meeting on 28 March 2023 the Master cloathed two new Liverymen.