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THE HORNERS’ COVID-19 OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

By | Company News

The Horners, in conjunction with the BPF, launched a new award in recognition of outstanding achievement by companies or organisations in reaction to the Covid-19 pandemic. The first recipients of the award were announced at the BPF Virtual Get Together on 15th October 2020. The awards went to Merchant Taylors’ School, Northwood, for their fast response in 3D printing PPEs and to Summit Systems for their innovative transparent screens. The…

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THE HORNERS’ VIRTUAL BANQUET – 1st OCTOBER 2020

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We may not have been able to match the same level of grandeur, tradition and fellowship that we have enjoyed in previous years at the Mansion House, home of the Lord Mayor, but the virtual banquet seemed to have been much enjoyed and appreciated. We were extremely proud and fortunate that the Rt Hon the Lord Mayor, Alderman William Russell, and the Lady Mayoress, Hilary Russell, together with the Sheriffs…

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INTER-LIVERY CLAY SHOOTING

By | Horners' Shooting Group

The Horners entered three teams for the rearranged Inter-livery Clay shooting event at Holland & Holland Shooting Ground at Northwood. This sporting event attracted 160 contestants split into 40 teams. Everything was so well organised by the Worshipful Company of Environmental Cleaners, with every spotlessly clean, as you would expect! Everything took place outside with plenty of social distancing including lunch being served in the woods around the venue. For…

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HORNERS AT BUSHY PARK

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Observing the strict Covid ruling, a few Horners had a very pleasant stroll through Bushy Park one Saturday morning at the beginning of September.  This was the first time that we had seen one another since March and good weather made it a very pleasant occasion.  Some photos of the event can be seen by clicking GALLERY.

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HORNERS’ STUDENT DESIGN IN PLASTICS AWARD CEREMONY 2020

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The winner of the 2020 Design Innovation in Plastics (DIP) competition has attempted to tackle one of the most pressing problems of the modern urban age. Kristen Tapping, a third year product design student from London South Bank University, created a bicycle wheel with pollution filters, that uses movement to actively purify the air. Her Rolloe – Roll off Emissions wheel operates in the busiest, most polluted roadways, requiring zero energy to function, except for pedal…

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