‘B’ Company, the London Regiment

The Master presented a specially-engraved sword to Lt. Col. Tim Smart, Commanding Officer of the London Regiment. This is the first time since the Company’s affiliation with ‘B’ Company of the London Regiment that a former Officer Commanding has risen … Read More

A report from Boot Scholar Polly Bryans

Polly Bryans sent us this report about her work in Hong Kong at the end of January 2015 . “It has been just over four months since I left England to travel to Hong Kong. My time here is going … Read More

HMS Enterprise

All at Cutlers are very proud of our links with HM Armed Forces. Our particular link with the Royal Navy is with HMS Enterprise, which is not part of Starfleet Command but a naval survey ship. We had enjoyed this … Read More

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

Five new Freemen

Many congratulations to Claire Chaplin, Caroline Long, Laurence Pearce, Ian Sabin, and Stephen Cooper, all of whom were admitted to the Company as Freemen on the 18th February 2015. All have close connexions with the Company: Claire is a daughter … Read More

New Freeman: Alasdair Abercrombie-Barnett

Warm congratulations to Alasdair Abercrombie-Barnett, currently our most recent member, who was admitted as a Freeman of the Company at the Court meeting on the 21st January 2015. Alasdair works for PWC dealing with mergers and acquisitions, particularly in connection … Read More

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

HH Brian Barker QC CBE

A belated note to offer our warmest congratulations to one of our Honorary Liverymen, HH Judge Brain Barker QC, the recently retired Recorder of London, on being awarded the CBE in the 2015 New Year’s Honours. Well done Brian!


Six members of the Company spend a day with 3PWRR (aka the 3rd Battalion, The Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment) on the 18th October 2014, along with representatives of the

Wine Committee Visit to Portugal

Seven members of the Wine Committee, accompanied by five wives, visited Porto and Pinhão in Portugal between the 8th–11th October 2014. The purpose was to find out more about the process of producing vintage The grapes that are used to … Read More