9 MAY 2022
The Stationers' Company commemorated the granting of the Royal Charter by Queen Mary in 1557at its Charter Dinner on 4 May 2022 at Goldsmiths' Hall.
9 MAY 2022
Liveryman Mike Clark reports on the visit that he and Liveryman Ella Kahn made to West Dean College.
3 MAY 2022
The Stationers' Company demonstrates yet again that it has a healthy existence outside London
27 APRIL 2022
Last weekend members of the Court enjoyed the Annual Court trip which this year went to Glasgow. Organised and led by the Master and Sue Flather, the Court enjoyed beautiful weather and great hospitality in this often misunderstood city.
26 APRIL 2022
ApprenticeFutures is the apprenticeship brand of the Worshipful Company of Stationers and Newspaper Makers. Since 2018, when Past Master Helen Esmonde set up the first one, the Company has run an Apprentices careers festival each year. In 2019 it moved into the Guildhall and became the centrepiece of the London Corporation's London Careers Festival. In lockdown the event went online.
25 APRIL 2022
At the Master and Wardens’ Meeting held at Wax Chandlers’ Hall on Monday, 25 April the Master brought four new Freemen in to the Company.
14 APRIL 2022
Members who enjoyed Liveryman Margaret Willes's last book, Domestic Herbal, The: Plants for the Home in the Seventeenth Century, will be pleased to know that she has another book out now In the Shadow of St Paul’s Cathedral copies of which can be bought from Court Assistant Mike James and all profits from these sales will go the Stationers' Hall Charity.
7 APRIL 2022
Stationers who are involved in book publishing were delighted to be able to return to some sort of normailty and a real, in-person London Book Fair at Olympia this week and our Publishing Sector Champion , Liveryman George Walkley, arranged a get-together after the Fair had closed for the day on 6 April.
6 APRIL 2022
The Court of the Stationers' Company met at Barber Surgeons' Hall on 5 April 2022. At the end of their business there were three ceremonies.
5 APRIL 2022
On Tuesday 29th March members were treated to another delicious lunch at the Olde Watling Pub in the City of London in the company of Caroline Shenton and her fascinating book National Treasures - Saving The Nation's Art in World War II
30 MARCH 2022
Stationers this week added Carpenters' Hall to an ever-growing list of halls visited during the Vision 350 redevelopment of Stationers' Hall. They gathered there for the Annual Lecture which this year was delivered by Greg Dyke who is best known as a former Director General of the BBC and Chair of the Football Association. Greg addressed the topic of "What next for the BBC, one of the nation’s greatest assets?".
21 MARCH 2022
Members will be keen to be aware of a service to be held at St Bride’s Church, Fleet Street on Thursday, 24 March 2022 at 11.30am to support those those journalists, producers, photographers, camera-crew, sound-crew, interpreters and fixers who are covering the conflict in Ukraine.