Speed Read (16th April 2018)

Schools Link Volunteering, More Sheriffs, Entry Open for the ECH 2018 Awards, This Month’s Livery Briefing AND the 2018 Inter-Livery Regatta.

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Welcome to the latest Speed Read. It’s our way of keeping you up to date with Livery Company and City of London life, initiatives and events.

Help craft the future with the Livery Schools Link Volunteer programme

With over 60 schools signed up, Livery School Link’s volunteer programme is asking for volunteers to help with inspirational talks, support career days and potentially become a governor.

The volunteer programme has around 100 volunteers from 21 livery companies, none of which are currently from the WCEC. If you are interested in helping out please get in touch by emailing



Vincent Keaveny runs in this years Sheriffs Election
Vincent Keaveny, Alderman for the Ward of Farringdon is standing for election as 

Aldermanic Sheriff in 2018 with the support of the Court of Aldermen. Mr Keaveny has been serving as Alderman since October 2013 and has spent his career as a lawyer in the City of London, click the link to download more information.

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Pull up your rubber gloves for the European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards

The prestigious European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2018 are now open for entries from service providers, manufacturers and distributors across Europe.
There are 11 categories designed to recognise success and reward excellence in the cleaning and hygiene sectors. They are:

  1. Best use of Smart Technological Solutions by Service Providers
  2. Commitment to and Investment in Training
  3. Excellence in Client and Contractor Partnerships
  4. Distributors Excellence in Added Value Initiatives
  5. Sustainability – Best Practice
  6. Workforce – Commitment to Diversity
  7. Initiative Raising the Profile of the Professional Cleaning Sector
  8. Technological Innovation of the Year
  9. Leader of the Year
  10. Rising Star Award
  11. Lifetime Achievement Award

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Livery Briefing News Letter

This month’s livery briefing includes a message from the Chairman, Deputy Richard Regan OBE, news of upcoming elections of the Lord Mayor’s overseas visits and much more. Keep up to date, click the link to find out more.

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Climb aboard for the 2018 Inter-Livery Regatta

Don’t miss out on the Annual Inter-Livery Regatta ran by the City Livery Yacht Club and held on Saturday, 19th May 2018 in Cowes.

Any keen sailor Liverymen are welcome to put together a boat and crew representing their Livery Company and compete for the Lord Mayor’s Cup.

Email enquiries to finally…some dates for your diary.

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All future events can be found in the new ‘Events Calendar’ on our website. However, a short list of forthcoming events is as follows:-

26th April 2018 – Installation Banquet
16th May 2018– Inter-Livery Clay Shoot
22nd May 2018– Court Luncheon


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