Needlemakers Company and St Pauls Jubilee Exhibition

Needlemakers Company and St Pauls Jubilee Exhibition

Monday 6 June 2022

In June, Master, Consort, Chair of Charity and Clerk visited the preview of the St Pauls Jubilee Exhibition. Needlemakers had made a grant funding the restoration of copes which are now on display. Click the article for more information.

Royal School of Needlework Prize Giving

Royal School of Needlework Prize Giving

Monday 6 June 2022

In May, Master Needlemaker attend the Royal School of Needlework Prize Giving. The Needlemakers' Company has a long standing association with the schools and offers and annual prize as well as bursary support to student. Click for a report from the Master

The Big Curry Lunch

The Big Curry Lunch

Wednesday 20 April 2022

A group of Needlemakers attended the annual event, organised by the Lord Mayor, in support of ABF. Click to read the report

Woodwind Competition 2022

Woodwind Competition 2022

Friday 25 March 2022

The final of the annual competition for the Needlemakers' Prize for Woodwind too place on 23rd March and Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Click here to see the programme.

City and Guilds Prize Giving 2022

City and Guilds Prize Giving 2022

Tuesday 15 March 2022

Once again the Award Ceremony for City & Guilds Prize Winners was held at Mansion House on 14th March. Click for more information

Banquet 2022

Banquet 2022

Tuesday 22 February 2022

On 16th February, the Company was once again able to hold the annual Banquet at Mansion House.

Installation of New Master and Wardens 2021

Installation of New Master and Wardens 2021

Friday 8 October 2021

On 30th September, the new Master and Wardens were installed at Vintners' Hall.

Company Dinner and Awards

Company Dinner and Awards

Friday 20 August 2021

Sadly our plans for our usual Awards Dinner in July were thwarted. However, as it has been an unusual year, it was agreed to take the unusual step of organising an event in August which is typically holiday time for the livery. It was the first real opportunity for liverymen to get together so enjoy some fellowship since our banquet in February 2020. And whilst it was lovely to catch up with old friends, the company enjoyed meeting some recent award winners.

Master attends the Service of Reflection and Hope

Master attends the Service of Reflection and Hope

Thursday 12 August 2021

This year, in lieu of the cancelled united Guilds Service, the Lord Mayor organised a service of reflection and hope at St Pauls' Cathedral. Many of the livery companies were represented and Master Needlemaker joined a group who arranged a traditional, but socially distances procession. The Times carried the photograph the next day