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Society and Culture City Livery Companies

The Chartered Accountants' Company

Supports the profession of accountancy in its leadership and service to society, industry, commerce and the financial sector, all members being members of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

The City of London Solicitors' Company

Information on profile, legal activities, social activities, news, and contacts.

The Company of Watermen and Lightermen

Offers virtual tour of the lobby, the Freemen's room and the Court room. Profile and list of rooms for hire.

The Guild of Entrepreneurs

Made up of men and women who have invested their own money and time in setting up and running successful businesses.

The Guild of Freemen of the City of London

Membership is open to all Freemen of the City of London, bound by a common interest in the City of London and the welfare and education of its citizens. LondonFreemen

The Guild of Young Freemen

Founded in 1976 by the City of London Corporation to encourage the wider participation of Freemen under the age of 40 in the affairs and traditions of the Livery, by supporting them in finding a Livery Company to join.

The Honourable Company of Air Pilots and Navigators

Contains profile of the guild, programme, career advice, shop, and photo galleries.

The Honourable Company of Master Mariners

Shows info on history, company structure, members, and photographs.

Livery Companies of the City of London

Concentrates on City of London civic matters, and particularly those relating to the Livery Companies and the Sheriffs.

The Worshipful Company of Arbitrators

Includes profile, memebrship, events, news, useful links, and contact details.

The Worshipful Company of Armourers and Brasiers

Offers details on the guild's history, profile, and services.

The Worshipful Company of Arts Scholars

Membership is open to those engaged in the study, curation, collection and trade in antiques, antiquities and objects of decorative and applied art.

The Worshipful Company of Bakers

Info on the oldest city livery company that is aimed at helping new bakers. Includes details of baking courses, list of existing livery companies, and history.

The Worshipful Company of Barbers

Features the oldest possession of the company-the Ordinance book of the Fellowship of Surgeons. Also includes profile, programme, and history.

The Worshipful Company of Basketmakers

Established in 1569 to control the manufacture of baskets within the city of London. Events and history.

The Worshipful Company of Blacksmiths

Charitable organisation committed both to its craft and to supporting a broad of range of philanthropic, educational and civic activities.

The Worshipful Company of Bowyers

Involved in many charitable and educational activities and upholding the traditions of the City of London by supporting the Lord Mayor, Sheriffs and the Corporation of London in promoting the City in a modern day environment.

The Worshipful Company of Brewers

Home to the Brewers’ Company which has remained close to its trade and only directors and senior management of member companies are admitted to the Livery.

The Worshipful Company of Broderers

Formed to promote and protect the art of embroidery, a major City trade in the Middle Ages.

The Worshipful Company of Builders' Merchants

Offers background information on this society and its aims.

The Worshipful Company of Butchers

Contains details on a provider of facilities and hospitality services to clients. Shows lists of available facilities and location.

The Worshipful Company of Carmen

Livery company of the City of London, with a wide range of talent and achievement, Carmen reflect today's transport industry.

The Worshipful Company of Carpenters

Supports a broad range of charitable and educational interests. Lettings, craft activities, and history.

The Worshipful Company of Chartered Architects

The 98th Livery company of the City of London. Architecture and architects of the square mile. https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Worshipful-Company-of-Chartered-Architects/180219755344997 WCCAwebmaster

The Worshipful Company of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators

View profile, news, future events, membership details, and contacts.

The Worshipful Company of Chartered Surveyors

A Livery Company of the City of London established in 1977 for Chartered Surveyors and property professionals.

The Worshipful Company of Clockmakers

Provides details on the company and allows access to the Clockmaker's Museum's basic information.

The Worshipful Company of Clothworkers

Find details on the company's charitable work which is carried out through the Clothworker's Foundation.

The Worshipful Company of Coachmakers

A City of London Livery Company supporting, through its charitable activities, training and educationin the modern automotive, aerospace and coach building industries.

The Worshipful Company of Constructors

Founded by members in 1976 being granted Livery by The Court of Aldermen in 1990.

The Worshipful Company of Cooks of London

Traces its origins back to the 12th Century, founded from two guilds of cooks in medieval London.

The Worshipful Company of Coopers

Social and charitable enterprise that retains an identity focused on the ancient craft of cask making.

The Worshipful Company of Cordwainers

One of the oldest Livery companies of the City of London, formed as a guild of shoemakers; now primarily exists for charitable purposes and to promote fellowship among members. Provides a history and contacts, with details of their support for shoe-making and education in general.

The Worshipful Company of Curriers

Established as a guild of workers involved in the treatment and finishing of leather; includes a history of the trade and a guide to the educational and charitable work of the modern institution.

The Worshipful Company of Cutlers

Received its first Royal Charter from Henry V in 1416. Its origins are to be found among the cutlers working in the medieval City of London in the vicinity of Cheapside.

The Worshipful Company of Distillers

Livery Company of the City of London dating back to the reign of King Charles I.

The Worshipful Company of Drapers

Administers charitable trusts relating to relief of need, education, and almshouses. Also provides banqueting and catering services.

The Worshipful Company of Dyers

Activities are centred on continuing development of the craft of dyeing and support for charities including education and other charitable work.

Worshipful Company of Educators

Provides a forum through meetings and social occasions to bring together senior representatives of all the sectors of education to encourage discussion and the exchange of views.

The Worshipful Company of Engineers

Details on history of the company, activities, scholarships, related organizations, and forthcoming activities.

The Worshipful Company of Environmental Cleaners

Contains profile, meeting schedule, appeals, shop, and useful links.

The Worshipful Company of Fan Makers

Incorporated in 1709 during the reign of Queen Anne and is the youngest of the ‘old’ City Livery Companies.

The Worshipful Company of Farmers

Promotes all aspects of farming and associated activities and encourages excellence within the industry.

The Worshipful Company of Farriers

Active in the equestrian field whose members are craft farriers and veterinary surgeons. Includes members, activities, and history.

The Worshipful Company of Feltmakers

Company has many activities, the main one being charity.

The Worshipful Company of Firefighters

Promotes the development and advancement of the science, art and the practice of firefighting, fire prevention and life safety.

The Worshipful Company of Fishmongers

View cookbooks, company profile, livery companies database. Also features tours.

The Worshipful Company of Fletchers

Provides list of upcoming events and golf days. Also features brooches, charities, and history.

The Worshipful Company of Founders

One of the oldest Livery Companies of the City of London, and can trace its existence back to 1365.

The Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters

Includes list of members, dress design competition, and published history.

The Worshipful Company of Fruiterers

A progressive City Livery Company that has been actively supporting the City of London and the fruit industry since the thirteenth century.

The Worshipful Company of Fuellers

Represents the energy industries, originating from the coal industry with roots dating back to the ancient Woodmongers.

The Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers

Provides training opportunities and memebership details. Also features affiliation and news.

The Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers

British furnishing industry's central organisation, charity and patron. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Furniture-Makers-Company/218124394964395 FurnitureMakrs https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-furniture-makers-company

The Worshipful Company of Girdlers

The Company, which was involved with the making of girdles (or belts), received its Letters Patent from Edward III in 1327.

The Worshipful Company of Glass Sellers

Received its Charter in 1664 and initially founded to regulate the glass selling and pot-making industries within the City of London.

The Worshipful Company of Glaziers & Painters of Glass

Prime focus is on the art and craft of historic and contemporary stained and decorative glass for buidings.

The Worshipful Company of Glovers

Maintains close links with the glove industry and seek to promote the wearing of gloves and the businesses and training connected with glove-making.

The Worshipful Company of Gold and Silver Wyre Drawers

Closely associated with the Royal School of Needlework where goldwork is taught on the university course.

The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths

Features details on the company's sponsored summer science courses. Exhibitions, charities, and collections.

The Worshipful Company of Gunmakers

Established in 1637 by charter of Charles I to promote and to regulate gunmaking, a role it still fills today.

The Worshipful Company of Haberdashers

Details of the company’s history and present activities with its emphasis on education and charitable work.

The Worshipful Company of Hackney Carriage Drivers

members are all professionals who earn their living through the Hackney Carriage trade and include some of London’s black cab drivers.

The Worshipful Company of Horners

Presents a company that is both an ancient guild and livery company and a modern city institution.

The Worshipful Company of Information Technologists

View company's profile, aims, and history. Also features armorial bearing and location. IT_Livery https://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=923807

The Worshipful Company of Innholders

This association traces its history back to the thirteenth century and offers that lengthy history on their site. Also available there are the company profile, goals, and contact information. Also features armorial bearing and location.

The Worshipful Company of Insurers

Promotes and develops excellence within the insurance industry, while working with the wider community through charitable and educational support.

The Worshipful Company of International Bankers

Representative of the major commercial activity in the City, banking and financial services.

The Worshipful Company of Ironmongers

Offers more details on two almshouses in hampshire funded through Sir Robert Geffrey's trust.

The Worshipful Company of Joiners and Ceilers

Learn the company's profile, hitory, present activities, and latest news.

The Worshipful Company of Launderers

Formally constituted in 1960 and in 1963 a charitable and education trust was formed which aims to give scholarships for the further education of people pursuing studies of benefit to the laundry industry.

The Worshipful Company of Leathersellers

One of the ancient Livery Companies of the City of London, now providing funding and support for technical and general education, research, and the conservation and display of historic leather items.

The Worshipful Company of Lightmongers

Offers company profile and history. Affiliations, members, and links.

The Worshipful Company of Makers of Playing Cards

Members are connected with playing cards including card collectors, dealers, bridge players, magicians and other professions.

The Worshipful Company of Management Consultants

Helps and develops Third Sector organisations with pro bono consultancy and mentoring and also contribute to and enhance the professional development and standing of management consultants.

The Worshipful Company of Marketors

Includes information on background, organization, membership, and mission.

The Worshipful Company of Masons

Active in its support of vocational training for the stone industry and general education in deprived areas of the UK.

The Worshipful Company of Mercers

Administers a large programme of charitable grant making. Offers company information and Covent Garden flats to let.

The Worshipful Company of Merchant Taylors

Administers many charitable trusts created by past Members and benefactors and from this source a wide range of organisations are supported. https://www.facebook.com/merchant.taylors.3 merchanttaylor1

The Worshipful Company of Musicians

The only Livery Company devoted to the performing arts; works primarily to help young musicians at the start of their careers, by providing prizes and scholarships, performance opportunities, and medals. Includes news, events, and contacts.

The Worshipful Company of Needlemakers

Provides charitable donations and support to a range of organisations and charities.

The Worshipful Company of Pattenmakers

London livery company that runs the Pattenmakers Company Charitable Foundation that offers a wide range of charitable purposes.

The Worshipful Company of Paviors

Shows details of the company, Pavior magazine, awards received, and affiliations.

The Worshipful Company of Pewterers

Offers for hire parts of its imposing Hall in the city of London for special occasions. Details on charitable activities and reviews.

The Worshipful Company of Plaisterers

Contains details of the guild's activities and of its showpiece hall.

The Worshipful Company of Plumbers

Details of their aims and history.

The Worshipful Company of Poulters

Operates as a charitable institution but originally had the power to regulate the sale of poultry, swans, pigeons, rabbits and small game.

The Worshipful Company of Saddlers

Supports all aspects of British equestrianism and awards prizes for a wide range of competitions.

The Worshipful Company of Salters

Company's activities centers on charity and education. Includes details on charitable activities.

The Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers

Supports young people who wish to become scientists and engineers and it also plays a role in the development of government policy in measurement standards.

The Worshipful Company of Scriveners

Provides details on history, calendar of events and list of members.

The Worshipful Company of Security Professionals

One of the Livery Companies of the City of London. Features historical background, Master's updates, newsletters and event information.

The Worshipful Company of Shipwrights

Offers grants to maritime charities, both well-known and lesser-known, and to youth organizations.

The Worshipful Company of Skinners

Administers its schools, almshouses, and charities that contribute mainly to educating the young and helping older people in need.

The Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers

Features profile, history, activities, and contact details.

The Worshipful Company of Stationers and Newspaper Makers

Presents copy of brochure and list of facilitites available for hiring.

The Worshipful Company of Tallow Chandlers

One of the original livery companies of the City of London but now exists as a charitable and social body with links to the candle making industry. Gives the history of the company, information on the hall and charities supported.

The Worshipful Company of Tax Advisers

Members are all current or former tax practitioners, including Chartered Tax Advisers, accountants, lawyers and tax officials.

The Worshipful Company of Tin Plate Workers alias Wire Workers

Includes profile, membership, events, officers, and contact details.

The Worshipful Company of Tobacco Pipe Makers and Tobacco Blenders

Associated with all aspects of the UK tobacco trade, including leaf growers, merchants and blenders; tobacco and paper manufacturers; pipe makers; snuff blenders; cigar importers and retail tobacconists, amongst others.

The Worshipful Company of Turners

One of the Livery Companies of the City of London, formed to promote the art and craft of turning; provides a guide to their activities, membership, history, and background on woodturning.

The Worshipful Company of Tylers and Bricklayers

Encourages excellence in the tiling and bricklaying industries and has awards for outstanding tiling and brickwork, as well as for individuals training for NVQs and higher qualifications in the craft.

The Worshipful Company of Upholders

One of the ancient livery companies of the city of London. History, archives, and profile.

The Worshipful Company of Vintners

One of the livery companies of the City of London. History, their rights to ownership of swans, and their role today.

The Worshipful Company of Water Conservators

Presents a livery company that promotes the advancement of the science and practice of water and environmental management.

The Worshipful Company of Wax Chandler

City of London livery company provides details of their historic trade, and information on their hall and charitable work.

The Worshipful Company of Weavers

Makes a contribution to textile education through a variety of awards, scholarships and bursaries.

The Worshipful Company of Wheelwrights

Concerned with the support for the traditional craft of wheelwrighting. Charities, affiliations, and ste map.

The Worshipful Company of Woolmen

Supports research into appropriate wool related procedures and practices; provides bursaries for students of wool, textile, design, wool marketing and retailing and awards prizes and medals for sheep shearing at the major agricultural shows.

The Worshipful Company of World Traders

Provides details on profile, history, membership, events, affiliations, and news.

The Worshipful Society of Apothecaries of London

View the company's hall, publications, society programme, and membership details.

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