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Installation and Election Court

13th June 2017

Installation and Election Court at Mercers Hall

Common Hall

13th June 2017

Common Hall followed by lunch at Mercers' Hall

JUNE

1st June 2017

  

Lincoln Cathedral Heritage Skills Festival

23rd June 2017

Two day event hosted by Lincoln Cathedral. Friday/Saturday 23/24 June.  Major Craft Skills Fair in the cathedral and the grounds outside. The Masons Company will have a marquee where stonemasons from across the country with be carving stone and demonstrating their craft. City & Guilds of London Art School will be demonstrating letter carving and there will be 20 liveries from London showcasing their crafts. The Lord Mayor of the City of London will be present on the Friday.

There is a formal procession of Masters of the 20 City of London Liveries with evensong in the cathedral on the Friday evening followed by an organ recital by the Lord Mayor. Saturday is another full day to be concluded with an auction of various donations including the stone pieces carved by the stonemasons

Members wishing to stay overnight in the Lincoln area may wish to source and book accommodation now. There is no charge for attending this event. 

New Members' Evening

27th June 2017

6.30pm to 9pm.  Drinks reception at Barnards’ Inn, Chancery Lane, formerly the site of The Mercers’ School and now Gresham College where free lectures are held throughout the year.

This is the first of a new annual event to allow new members to meet existing members. It is hoped that members of the Court will attend as well as proposers and seconds for the new members concerned.

All members admitted to the Company since March 2012 will be invited to attend free of charge. All other members will be invited at cost.