Helen Esmonde, the then Master, recently went with the Clerk to a reception at Windsor Castle to mark the launch of the Queen's Bindery Apprenticeship which the Company is supporting. For full details click here.
This scheme will help young people start out on a career in an historic craft which will continue to be essential for as long as there are special books to publish and old books to conserve. It is yet another string to the Company bow as it continues to promote our industry sectors as good places to look for worthwhile careers.
The image above was taken at the time and is used courtesy of Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2016.