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

LATEST NEWS


November 2020

Freeman Sidonie Warren talks about the furlough scheme and her business on BBC Breakfast

Freeman Sidonie Warren talks about the furlough scheme and her business on BBC Breakfast

6 NOVEMBER 2020

Those up with the early birds this morning may have seen Freeman Sidonie Warren of Papersmiths talking on BBC Breakfast about the extension of the furlough scheme.

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LivCom's Literary Event  with Jon Drori on 21 October

LivCom's Literary Event with Jon Drori on 21 October

6 NOVEMBER 2020

The latest in the series of literary cocktail parties, with Liveryman Peter Day talking to Court Assistant Jon Drori CBE about his life and his book Around the World  80 Trees, attracted nearly 100 attendees. Liveryman Jonathan Grun reports on it here and a fuller report will appear in Stationers' News. 

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October 2020

New Apprentices  Bound and  those who have completed their Apprenticeships made Free

New Apprentices Bound and those who have completed their Apprenticeships made Free

30 OCTOBER 2020

On Thursday 22 October at 2.00 pm Stationers’ Hall should have been filled with people gathered to witness the binding of seven new apprentices from Pearson and one from the Evening Standard and the Freedom Ceremony for 11 apprentices from Pearson and the Evening Standard all of whom have successfully completed their apprenticeships.  Sadly, the Covid-19 situation prevented this.

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Queen's Birthday Honours for Court Assistant Geraldine Allinson

Queen's Birthday Honours for Court Assistant Geraldine Allinson

12 OCTOBER 2020

The Stationers' Company congratulates Court Assistant Geraldine Allinson who was awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honour's List.

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Congratulations to Liveryman Ian Buckley, Managing Director of Prima Software

Congratulations to Liveryman Ian Buckley, Managing Director of Prima Software

12 OCTOBER 2020

Prima UK & Ireland has now been ranked on the UK's Best Workplaces™ in Tech 2020.....but  not just ranked, they were awarded the Number 1 spot in Tech - Small Organisations.

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Lady Pickering

Lady Pickering

8 OCTOBER 2020

Members will be saddened to hear of the death, on 1 October, of Lady Pickering. 

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A very happy day - the first Freedom Ceremony since March!

A very happy day - the first Freedom Ceremony since March!

7 OCTOBER 2020

A fortuitous gathering of the Master and the two wardens for thier official photoshoot allowed us to arrange in great haste a very pared-back and socially-distanced Freedom Ceremony.  

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BOSS Federation launch Industry Recognition Awards 2020

BOSS Federation launch Industry Recognition Awards 2020

5 OCTOBER 2020

Freeman Amy Hutchinson, CEO of BOSS, has alerted us to this programme of awards which will celebrate individuals and teams who have gone above and beyond during the Covid-19 pandemic.

 

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Young Stationers' Book Club - date change

Young Stationers' Book Club - date change

1 OCTOBER 2020

Please note that the date of the Young Stationers' Book Club has been put back to 22 October.  Dhara Snowden has outlined to book they intend to dicuss below and this postponement gives us all more chance to get a copy and read it!

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Stationers’ Company 2021 Warrants programme – get your applications in!

Stationers’ Company 2021 Warrants programme – get your applications in!

1 OCTOBER 2020

Members will be pleased to know that Liveryman Chris Geer, Chair of the Warrants Committee has today  opened the application process for the  Stationers’ Company 2021 Warrants programme.

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September 2020

The Stationers' Company History Lecture given by Court Assistant Paul Wilson - 'The Printers, the Priest and the Indian Princess'

The Stationers' Company History Lecture given by Court Assistant Paul Wilson - 'The Printers, the Priest and the Indian Princess'

29 SEPTEMBER 2020

on 22 September over 100 members and their guests gathered virtually to enjoy the History Lecture.  Click Read More/scroll down to view the recording and to read Freemen Professor John Feather's report of the event,

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Guildford Book Festival - 4 to11 October 2020

Guildford Book Festival - 4 to11 October 2020

24 SEPTEMBER 2020

Thanks to Liveryman Patrick Allen we have received the programme for the Guildford Book Festival which on 7 October includes Liveryman Michael Binyon OBE in conversation with Catherine Belton about her book Putin’s People – How the KGB Took Back Russia and then Took on the West. 

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