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At the Master and Wardens' meeting on 18 February 2019 the Master made three people free of the Company.  They were (from L-R in the photo):-

Pamela O'Toole - Broadcast Journalist
Neil Barrett - Director,  Enbecom  
Marie Cannon - Knowledge and Information Officer, Clifford Chance

We congratulate them all and look forward to seeing them at the Hall in the near future.

 

Members will be interested to know that the Kim Scott Walwyn Prize 2019 today opens for submissions. The Prize, which recognises the professional achievements and promise of women in publishing, is open to any woman who has worked in publishing in the UK for up to seven years.

Liveryman Chris Roycroft-Davis who has been a Fleet Street journalist for almost half a century attended the News Media Group event at Stationers' Hall last night and writes:

Members may well be keen to get to grips with the major points of the Cairncross Review into the sustainability of the UK news industry in the digital age and the Press Gazette coverage, accessible via this link, provides a clear overview.

Members should log in and click here to find details of this event organised by the Worshipful Company of Management Consultants and featuring our Under Warden the Right Reverend Dr Stephen Platten and Court Assistant Michael Binyon OBE.   

Members interested in attending the Basketmakers' Company's 450th Anniversary Trade Fair  on Tuesday 19 February, 2019 between 1.15pm and 3pm should log in and click here to go through to the Members Only Notice Board

Members interested in attending the Sheriffs' Ball in aid of the Lord Mayor's Appeal should log in and click here to go through to the Members Only Notice Board

At the Court meeting on Tuesday 5 February the Master cloathed three new Liverymen.  They are (from L-R in the photo):

Erin Wirz – Key Account Manager,  D S Smith Packaging 
Liz Gill – Freelance Journalist 
Steve Burry – Managing Director, Dennis Maps Ltd 

We wish them well and hope that we shall see them even more frequently at the Hall and enjoying those events and activities which are open to Liverymen.

Past Master Tom Hempenstall has organised a trip to the World War 1 Battlefields on 21-24 May 2019 for a small group travelling by executive minicoach. 

Justine Solomons of Byte the Book has arranged for members of the Stationers' Company to benefit from a special offer on tickets for a special event, Confluence, on 15 February 2019. 

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