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Calendar of Events

The Company holds many events and gets involved with various activities throughout the year. These cover both social events such as the Annual Banquet and the Installation Dinner and educational items such as the Master's Annual Lecture, seminars & symposiums and activities for students such as the Annual Mediation Skills Competition. The programme of recent and future events includes:


Court Meeting, Installation, Installation Dinner
25th October
Ironmongers' Hall

Lord Mayor's Show
12th November

Theatre Trip
22nd November

6th December
Keating Chambers

Carol Service + drinks and canapes (with Solicitors and Paviors)
15th December
St Mary-le-Bow


Arbitration Skills Competition
20th-22nd January

Burns Night Supper
25th January
Aldermans' Court, Guildhall

Masters' and Clerks' Spring Luncheon
9th February
HQS Wellington

Sir John Soane's Museum tour
Mid March

United Guild Service and Lunch
31st March
St Pauls and Stationers' Hall

Lord Mayor's Big Curry Lunch
6th April

The Master's Lecture
6th April
Simmons and Simmons

Common Hall and drinks/canapes
25th April
Cutlers' Hall

Charter Commemoration Banquet
15th May
Mansion House

Hay Festival weekend
26th-28th May
Hay + Hereford - Castle House Hotel

Election of Sheriffs and Lunch
26th June
Guildhall + Lunch

Ladies' Lunch + Speaker
30th June
Innholders' Hall

Lunch for the dispute resolution community
7th July
Bakers' Hall

WCA Nominations Court, Annual Service and Supper
12th July

Master's Weekend
15th-17th September
Dartmouth - Dart Marina Hotel

Election of Lord Mayor and Lunch
29th September
Guildhall + Lunch

Court Meeting, Installation, Installation Dinner
24th October