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COCKTAILS & CHARITY EVENING

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  On Wednesday 18th November the Master hosted a virtual charity and cocktail evening by courtesy of Zoom. For the cocktails he recommended three of his favourites, the recipes for which had been previously circulated. The first was Negroni, a mixture of gin, Campari and sweet vermouth.  This was followed by a Daiquiri which consisted of white rum, lime juice and sugar syrup. Lastly came a Cosmopolitan, a combination of…

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The 23rd Ralph Anderson Lecture

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“Are Plastics Compatible with a sustainable planet?’ The 23rd Ralph Anderson Lecture was held on Thursday 5th November, the first day of the Second National Lockdown. Held virtually on Zoom, Dr Dr Marcus Gover of WRAP spoke on the above subject to an audience of Horners, many visiting Masters of other Livery Companies and other invitees. WRAP is an independent charity working with governments, businesses and citizens to improve the…

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OUR COLLECTION OF HORN

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Over the years the Horners have amassed a collection of over 600 Horn artefacts. Most of there are housed at the Museum of Design in Plastics (MoDiP) based at the Arts University Bournemouth. Illustrated above is Rufus, a ram’s head snuff mull. More about him and a selection of  items with a link to the entire collection can be found by clicking THE COMPANY and selecting  THE HORN COLLECTION 

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