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The 2022 Polymer Study Tours have been announced.

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Polymer Study Tours are two day courses run by the Horners’ in conjunction with the Institute for Metals Mining & Minerals (IOM3) as residential courses for Teachers to learn about the Polymer Industry for the benefit of both themselves and their pupils. Delegates receive a Certificate of Professional Development. Tours this year will take place in Lancashire, Hull and Edinburgh. Details can be found by selecting CHARITABLE ACTIVITIES then POLYMER…

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POLYMER APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR 2021

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The British Plastics Federation (BPF) and the Worshipful Company of Horners are pleased to announce that Thomas Coyne of IPL Plastics has won the 2021 Polymer Industries Apprentice of the Year Award. Tom is currently a Lead Quality Assurance Technician at IPL Plastics who has recently completed a EAL Level 3 Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering course. Tom is responsible for a shift technician and leads a team in single-minute exchange of…

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INSTALLATION COURT, CHURCH SERVICE & LUNCHEON 2nd February 2022

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This year, at the Installation Court, Michael Birrell was installed as Master,  John MacCabe as Upper Warden and Barry Maunders as Renter Warden. Our outgoing Master,  Martin Muirhead was installed as Deputy Master.  Prior to this, Wing Commander Suchit Pandey was installed as a Liveryman, Mrs Karen Drinkwater, the President of the British Plastics Federation,  was installed as an Honorary Freedman,  Steven Hickey as a Freeman and  Miss Holly Longhurst…

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