The Worshipful Company of Horners
Category

Uncategorized

Election Day Court & Supper 2nd February 2021

By | Uncategorized | No Comments

Our Master and his Wardens are elected each year on Candlemas Day but this year was the exception. The Master and his Wardens elected in February  2020, with the consent of the Court,  are to remain in Office for a second year in view of the disruption caused by COVID.  During the Court Meeting  which was held virtually,  three new Assistants were installed; namely Liverymen Julie Fox, Bruce Margetts and…

Read More

GENERAL CHARITABLE DONATIONS for 2020

By | Uncategorized | No Comments

Our Charitable Activities are divided between Educational Projects and General Charitable Activities. Each November the General Charitable Committee decide on the Charities to support and last November the 2020 donations were decided and have been made to those chosen.  Details have now been posted and can be seen by selecting CHARITABLE ACTIVITIES>GENERAL CHARITABLE COMMITTEE.

Read More

HORNERS AT BUSHY PARK

By | Uncategorized | No Comments

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.

Read More

OUR COLLECTION OF HORN

By | Uncategorized | No Comments

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 

Read More