Spring Cleaning In August

For many people August means getting away from it all and having the chance to recharge but not for the Beadle and his staff. The seven-week summer closure is the ideal time to spring-clean the Hall and to complete some … 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

Consorts’ Luncheon

 The Master’s Lady’s Lunch   On 11th May the Master’s Lady, Isabel Clarke, hosted the annual Master’s Lady’s Lunch and her guest of honour was The Lady Mayoress, Wendy Parmley   Over 30 consorts from a broad range of Livery … Read More

Sailing on Saunterer – 8 October 2016

In return for a further donation to the Sexcentenary Fund, Past Master Mais and Jan spent the afternoon of Saturday 8 October sailing aboard Saunterer, out of the Beaulieu River, with the owner, Freeman Iain Rawlinson, and Cassie, a sailing friend … Read More

Cutlers Hall Open House – 17 September

Cutlers Hall was opened to the public on 17 September as part of Open House London. Over 1,200 people flocked to see the hall and its exhibits amongst which were some of the items from the Sexcentenary Cutlery Design Challenge … Read More

Family Boat Trip – 11 September

On 11 September the Cutlers Sexcentenary Family Boat trip took place. We were blessed with a cloudless blue sky and warm sun which made the trip down the Thames (from  Westminster Pier to the Thames Barrier) that much more enjoyable for all. … 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

Thames Path Challenge – 10 September

On 10 September, as part of the Cutlers Sexcentenary Masters’ Challenge, The Master and Isobel Clarke and daughter, the IPM and Sue Wichtowski, PM Richard Randolph and Pippa, along with Chris and Amanda Kent and Anthony Prynne, undertook different lengths … Read More

Household Cavalry Summer Camp

The Master, George Clarke, accompanied by the Company’s Affiliates Liaison, Adam Traill, visited our newest affiliate, The Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment, on 24 July 2016, and presented Lt. Soames and Capt. Boyt with prizes for the tent pegging competition at … Read More