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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

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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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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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