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Below are older news stories from the Clothworkers.

Archive News

Autism Hampshire Opened The Bridge

On 15 November, Autism Hampshire opened The Bridge, a new life skills college in Southampton which provides a total learning environment for young adults with autism and complex needs.

December 2013 Read more

100 Objects No. 7 - Thwaytes' Gifts

Each month we are selecting one of 100 objects from the Company's extensive collection of artworks, silver, archives and furniture. This month we discover more about William Thwaytes' gifts to the Company

December 2013 Read more

William Purefoy, Liveryman: a year in his life as a Countertenor

William Purefoy, Liveryman recently appeared in David Starkey's BBC series Music and the Monarchy, and here, he tells us about a year in his life as a freelance countertenor.

December 2013 Read more

Inter Livery Clay Shoot 2013

Charles Houston, Liveryman reports on the annual Inter Livery Clay Shoot.

November 2013 Read more

The Courtauld Beadle’s Mace

Each month we are selecting one of 100 objects from the Company's extension collection of artworks, silver, archives and furniture. Each object has a story to tell about the role they've played in almost 500 years of The Clothworkers' Company. This m

November 2013 Read more

Clothworker Polly May sings in the Chinese premiere of Benjamin Britten's War Requiem

Polly May, Clothworker recently toured Shanghai and Beijing with the London Voices to sing in the Chinese premiere of Benjamin Britten's War Requiem as a part of the Britten Centenary year celebrations.

November 2013 Read more

400th anniversary of the King James I’s Londonderry Charter

2013 marked the 400th anniversary of the charter of King James I, which established The honourable The Irish Society and the County of Londonderry.

November 2013 Read more

The Master's Sleep Out - Fundraising for Centrepoint

The Master will be taking part in the Sleep Out challenge in London on 7th November, raising money for the homeless charity, Centrepoint.

November 2013 Read more

New State-of-the-art YMCA Facility Opens

A state-of-the-art £1.7m YMCA facility has opened in Lurgan, County Armagh in Northern Ireland. We were pleased to give a £50,000 grant towards the new centre as a part of our disadvantaged young people programme.

November 2013 Read more

Channel Relay Swim 2013

Clothworker John Gregg crossed the English Channel in a relay swim for charity.

October 2013 Read more

Lord Mayor Elect Woolf

Alderman Fiona Woolf CBE has been elected as the 686th Lord Mayor.

October 2013 Read more

1639 Ordinances

Each month we are selecting one of 100 objects from the Company's extension collection of artworks, silver, archives and furniture. Each object has a story to tell about the role they've played in almost 500 years of The Clothworkers' Company. This m

October 2013 Read more

Ruskin House

The Company has bought Ruskin House, a midtown building steeped in literary history.

September 2013 Read more

The Chocolate Bill

Each month we are selecting one of 100 objects from the Company's extension collection of artworks, silver, archives and furniture. Each object has a story to tell about the role they've played in almost 500 years of The Clothworkers' Company. This m

September 2013 Read more

The Company's Treasure Chest

Each month we are selecting one of 100 objects from the Company's extension collection of artworks, silver, archives and furniture. Each object has a story to tell about the role they've played in almost 500 years of The Clothworkers' Company. This m

August 2013 Read more