Common Hall – Election of Sheriffs

Please see the election addresses and websites for this year’s shrieval election on Monday, 24th June. Christopher Hayward CC  (Non Aldermanic shrieval candidate) Election Address Website Alderman Professor Michael Mainelli  (Aldermanic shrieval candidate) Election Address Website Erica Stary  (Non Aldermanic shrieval candidate) Election … Read More

Prince Arthur Cup

The Cutlers are proud to bring back the Prince Arthur Cup after 10 years. The annual Inter Livery Golf Tournament – the largest one day, two course, amateur tournament in the UK – took place on Thursday 16 May, and … Read More

Cutlery for Hospices

As many of you know the provision of cutlery for hospices forms a large part of the Company’s charitable activities One recent recipient is St. Wilfrid’s Hospice in Chichester who has kindly sent us this photo of their chef, Theresa, … Read More

Former Master Remembered at the Mansion House

Anyone who has taken the main staircase at the Mansion House will have noticed that the space is also used to display significant pieces from the House’s collection of art and treasures. On show this summer is the extraordinarily beautiful … Read More

Cutlers welcomes visitors from China

In May some of China’s top interior designers toured the Hall and sat down to Sunday lunch in the Court Room. The party were visiting this country to study and experience the ‘English style’. Other stops on their 5-day visit … Read More

Creative Cutlery Exhibition – 16 September

As part of our Sexcentenary celebrations, the Cutlers Company teamed up with the Institute of Making to run a competition to design and make a new implement, tool or device for eating.   The judges of the competition were Ms. Zoe … Read More

New Assistant Clerk

After three very successful years as Executive Assistant, Iben Muriel has been appointed Assistant Clerk of the Company.  This will enable her to take more responsibility and share some of the load during this Sexcentenary year.

Cutlery for Hospices

All 110 Livery Companies give money and support each year to various charities, which often are connected with training and education. Some indeed, like the Carpenters’ Company have their own

Sir Norman Williams PPRCS

Many congratulations also to Professor Sir Norman Williams, the Immediate Past President of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and Wales, who was awarded a knighthood in the 2015 New Year’s Honours. Sir Norman has helped the Company for … Read More

New Lord Mayor Elect

Many congratulations to Alderman Alan Yarrow, who was elected as the 687th Lord Mayor of London at Common Hall on the 29th September 2014. The Lord Mayor elect will take office on the 7th November 2014, the day before the … Read More