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2019 POLYMER STUDY TOURS

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Details of the 2019 Polymer Study Tours are now available. These tours, run by the Horners in conjunction with the Institute of Mining Metals and Materials (IOM3) are two day residential courses for Science Teachers to learn about the Polymer Industry for the benefit of both themselves and their pupils. They  have been designed to improve a Teacher’s subject knowledge, provide suggestions for practical activities and give them first hand…

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THE NARWHAL HORN INSTALLED IN CHAMBERLAIN’S COURT

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Since being presented to the Company in 1968, our splendid 9 foot long Narwhal Horn (which is actually a tusk) from a Narwhal Whale, dating from 1801, was processed at ceremonial occasions. Sadly over time it became too fragile to be moved and has been restored by Teresa Heady, the Senior Conservator at St Paul’s Cathedral. The Clerk of Guildhall Chamberlain’s Court, Murray Craig, very kindly agreed that it be placed on…

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