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INSTALLATION COURT, SERVICE and LUNCHEON on 2nd February 2024

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This year, at the Installation Court, held at Painter Stainer’s Hall, Barry Maunders was installed as Master, Rebecca Joyce as Upper Warden and Dr. Michael O’Brien as Renter Warden. Our outgoing Master, John MacCabe was installed as Deputy Master. Prior to this, Peter Llewellyn-Stamp and Dr Geoffrey Mackey were admitted as Freemen and Lee Morton and Matthew Wood to the Livery. We install our new Master every year on Candlemas…
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STUDENT DESIGN IN PLASTICS 2024 BRIEF ANNOUNCED

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Products that don’t require conventional power sources to function are being sought by the Design Innovation in Plastics (DIP) competition for its 2024 award. Creative designers interested in working with plastics have been asked to design a product that can work off-grid, using anything from solar, wind, tidal, thermal, kinetic, or bio and mechanical energy sources Yo find out more selects AWARDS in the bar above then OUR AWARDS and…
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Court, Carol Service & Supper – Tuesday 19th December 2023

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On Tuesday 19th December, our annual Court Meeting, Carol Service and Supper took place. At the Court, the following were admitted as Honorary Freemen ad officium: The President of the British Plastics Federation Mr Nigel Flowers, The Officer Commanding 27 Squadron, Wing Commander Alex Bone, The Commanding Officer of HMS Puncher, Lieutenant Alex Snow, and the Commanding Officer of HMS Agamemnon Commander David Crosby. Mrs Karen Drinkwater was admitted to…
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Report on the affiliation with 1349 (Woking) ATC Squadron

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The Horners have had, for a number of years, an affiliation with 1349 (Woking) Air Training Corps (‘ATC’) Squadron and visit the Squadron for some of their events. The Master hosted a visit by 18 cadets and 4 staff to the RAF museum Duxford on the 24th October. The Horners were represented by the Master, David Giachardi, Stefaan Simons, Malcolm Wilkinson and the Upper Warden. It was an excellent visit…
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