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SIMON (CHUCK) CHARLES WHITHAM 27th September 1966 to 25th July 2019

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It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Simon (Chuck) Charles Whitham, who passed away on 25th July. Simon was an active Liveryman and member of the Polymer Committee and the Awards Committee, bringing first hand experience from his injection moulding business. He was very much involved with the social life of the Horners and his sound council and ready wit will be greatly missed. Simon’s funeral…

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STUDENT DESIGN INNOVATION IN PLASTIC AWARD 2019

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A university student from Dublin has been praised for her vision and outstanding product development after the judges awarded her top prize in the 2019 Design Innovation in Plastics competition. Daniella Kaligorsky, a third year Product Design student from Technological University Dublin, came up with CHECKKIT, a kit which shows how to conduct a self-examination for breast cancer. It includes models that simulate the breast and the physical symptoms of…

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COURT & CHARITY DINNER

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On  13th June Horners gathered at Painter’s Hall for our annual Charity Dinner, an evening both to be enjoyed and to raise money for the Master’s Charity which this year is Sands, the Charity that supports those that have suffered the death of a baby. But first there was a meeting of the Court at which the doors were opened so that Horners could view the admissions. Freeman Julie Fox was…

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