The Hall was full of members and their guests for the Richard Johnson lunch and they hugely enjoyed the excellent food and wine. The Dean of Westminster was presented with the traditional ten shilling note and the Company recognised the fantastic achievements of the Royal Marines.
The Stationers Trophy, which is awarded to the top student on the Clerk or Stores Accountants Class 3 course each year. This year it was awarded to Marine Luke Cockles who attended the Clerks course in April 2015.
The Cox Cup, which is awarded annually, to the best student on the Combat Intelligence course. This year it was presented to Cpl Andrew Flood.
Videos of the Master's speech and awards ceremony can be viewed here.
After lunch the Royal Marines Contingent was photographed with the Master by Robert Pocknall and in the photo from left to right you can see , CSgt Graham Lovell RM, Cpl Andrew Flood, WO1 Neil Ledger RM, Helen Esmonde (Master), Lt Col Ed Musto RM, Mne Luke Cockles and CSgt Scott Loader RM.